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  1. Sony brings The Brothers Grimsby to Blu-ray and DVDRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | Examiner.com

    There is no denying that Sacha Baron Cohen is in a league of his own in the world of comedy. He has had massive success with his characters Ali G, Borat, Bruno and The Dictator.

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  2. Sacha Baron Cohen Signs on to Play 'Mandrake the Magician'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | Forward

    ... Men in Black 3." Cohen has proven to be a master character actor, with memorable roles as "Borat," "Ali G" and "The Dictator," he can currently be seen as Time in "Alice Through the Looking Glass."

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  3. Is This Thing On? Cannes Emcee Comic Does Rupert Pupkin-Caliber Job...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Deadline

    ... the event's sponsors should be boycotted because they lost his luggage. There was Sacha Baron Cohen, promoting The Dictator on the Oscars red carpet, dumping what he said were the ashes of deceased North Korean leader Kim Jong-Il all over Ryan ...

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  4. Cannes: Larry Charles Teaming With Luke and Owen Wilson on Prison ComedyRead the original story

    May 10, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... is set to begin shooting July 11. Best known for his work with Sacha Baron Cohen, including Borat , Brno and The Dictator , Charles recently wrapped production on Army of One , a comedy starring Nicolas Cage as a civilian who sets off, on his own, ...

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  5. Directors Larry Charles, Scot Armstrong & Tristram Shapeero Join BullittRead the original story

    May 3, 2016 | BroadcastNewsroom

    ... writer, director, and producer whose feature directing credits include Borat, Religulous, BrA1 4no, and the The Dictator. As a writer on Seinfeld, he became known for many of the popular show's most absurd storylines. He also lent his darkly comic ...

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  6. Trump Is Home on 'The Dictator' SetRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... with hatred of New York! So, folks, I think you can forget about him." Grumman Studios is the same place where The Dictator , a satire starring the comedian Sacha Baron Cohen, was filmed in part in 2011. In that picture, Baron played Admiral General ...

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  7. Trump Is Home at Last - On a Film SetBy Olivia NuzziRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | The Daily Beast

    ... with hatred of New York! So, folks, I think you can forget about him." Grumman Studios is the same place where "The Dictator," a satire starring the comedian Sacha Baron Cohen, was filmed in part in 2011. In that picture, Baron played Admiral ...

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  8. 'The Brothers Grimsby' unsophisticated, but funnyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | Daily Camera

    ... You just won't remember much of it a couple of days later. Still, "The Brothers Grimsby" is a step up from "The Dictator," the leaden comedy that marked Cohen's transition into narrative features after the mockumentaries "Borat" and "Bruno." All ...

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  9. Grimsby film: Sacha Baron Cohen's flick flops in USRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2016 | This Is Grimsby

    ... Cohen wasn't having the effect he used to with his comedy. "In the wake of the disappointment that was 2012's The Dictator,The Brothers Grimsby (which will be called just Grimsby when it opens in the U.K. on Feb. 24) provides further evidence that ...

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  10. FilmlandIn This TogetherBrothers and bunker matesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | North Coast Journal Weekly Politics

    ... gonzo aspects of his movie-making, while still striving for trenchant works of satire. The results are mixed; The Dictator (2012) had its moments, but something vital was lost in the transition from the lean, nimble style of the earlier movies to ...

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  11. Film Freak OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | Pasadena Weekly

    ... splash in America with 2006's "Borat" before experiencing successful yet diminishing returns with "Bruno" and "The Dictator." His latest features Cohen as Nobby, a gross and clueless soccer-obsessed working-class buffoon whose long-lost brother ...

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  12. Sacha Baron Chohen takes on brotherhood and spies in The Brothers GrimbsyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | Examiner.com

    There is no denying that Sacha Baron Cohen is in a league of his own in the world of comedy. He has had massive success with his characters Ali G, Borat, Bruno and The Dictator.

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  13. The Brothers GrimsbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | The Austin Chronicle

    It's only been four years since Sacha Baron Cohen's last starring role in The Dictator , but it feels like ages.

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  14. Zootopiaa rules, Sacha Baron Cohen's - Brothers Grimsbya bombsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | KDXY-FM Jonesboro

    ... tried to crack the code on it, but it just didn't happen for us." Cohen's most recent starring effort, 2012's "The Dictator," disappointed with roughly $180 million on a $65 million budget, and he tends to have a long period of time between ...

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  15. Bart & Fleming: Can Screening Room Save Movies Like Sacha Baron...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | Deadline

    ... film got the same Cinemascore as Borat , which had a domestic gross of $128M, above the C that both Bruno and The Dictator got (each hit $60M domestic). I feel badly for Baron Cohen to work so hard making and promoting a worthy film and have this ...

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  16. Sacha Baron Cohen's - The Brothers Grimsby' flops in U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... spy spoof landed in eighth place in the North American box office - his lowest ever debut, and way behind The Dictator's $17.4 million haul from 2012. In comparison, his film Borat collected $26.4 million in 2006, and Bruno managed a huge $30.6 ...

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  17. Weekend Box Office Report: '10 Cloverfield Lane' Opens Well ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | Lite 98.7

    ... of Borat sprinting past $100 million at the box office suddenly feel so very, very long ago. Between this and The Dictator , it will probably be some time before he headlines another comedy. Everything else followed the pattern established by last ...

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  18. The Margin: Sacha Baron Cohen's 'Brothers Grimsby' reels in star's worst openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | MarketWatch

    ... Nation of Kazakhstan." The film grossed $128.5 million in the U.S. on a $18 million production budget. "The Dictator," Baron Cohen's most-recent film prior to "The Brothers Grimsby," had disappointed, as well, pulling in $59.7 million domestically ...

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  19. Sacha Baron Cohen's The Brothers Grimsby Flops In U.s.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | ContactMusic.com

    ... spy spoof landed in eighth place in the North American box office - his lowest ever debut, and way behind The DICtator's $17.4 million (A 12.1 million) haul from 2012. In comparison, his film Borat collected $26.4 million (A 18.4 million) in 2006, ...

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  20. Sacha Baron Cohen's Grimsby a box office bombRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2016 | NEWS.com.au

    ... tried to crack the code on it, but it just didn't happen for us." Cohen's most recent starring effort, 2012's The Dictator, disappointed with roughly $US180 million on a $US65 million budget, and he tends to have a long period of time between ...

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