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  1. Nicolas Cage to play an ex-con hunting for Bin Laden in a comedy based on a true storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Digital Trends

    ... a dagger. The film will make use of the same semi-improvised style Charles used in his previous films Borat, The Dictator , and Bruno (all starring comedian Sacha Baron Cohen) which should make for an interesting adventure with the famously ...

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  2. Nicolas Cage to hunt Osama Bin Laden in 'Army of One'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | UPI

    ... many years I've been a fan of Larry Charles, from his work on Seinfeld to Borat and Bruno and, most recently, The Dictator . I'm thrilled to be in business with him and look forward to working with him on this fascinating story," The Weinstein Co. ...

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  3. Nicolas Cage Starring in Osama Bin Laden Satire, From 'Borat' DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | ContactMusic.com

    ... many years I've been a fan of Larry Charles, from his work on Seinfeld to Borat and Bruno and, most recently, The Dictator," said Bob Weinstein, co-chairman of The Weinstein Company. Endgame's James D. Stern said, "I'm delighted to be working with ...

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  4. Nicolas Cage to Star in Osama Bin Laden Satire FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Breitbart.com

    ... many years I've been a fan of Larry Charles, from his work on Seinfeld to Borat and Bruno and, most recently, The Dictator ," producer Bob Weinstein, co-chairman of The Weinstein Company, said. Endgame Entertainment's James D. Stern also spoke of ...

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  5. Nicolas Cage Is An "Army of One"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Dark Horizons News

    ... ) penned the script, but Charles is expected to use the same semi-improvised techniques he used in "Bruno" and "The Dictator" which will allow Cage to deliver an unpredictable and unstable character performance.

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  6. Nicolas Cage Teaming With 'Borat' Director for Osama bin Laden Satire 'Army of One'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | /film

    ... of improv, a la Borat . Charles is known for writing and producing Seinfeld , as well as directing the films The Dictator , BrA1 4no , Religulous , and Borat . He's recently been working on the FX series The Comedians , which debuts this spring. ...

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  7. Nic Cage Will Star In Hilarious Comedy About Osama Bin LadenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Cinema Blend News

    ... bring directorial experience with Sacha Baron Cohen's series of pseudo-documentary films like Borat , Bruno and The Dictator. Thus, we should definitely expect a film that skirts the border of the fourth wall with a fair amount of skillful ...

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  8. Nicolas Cage to Hunt Osama bin Laden in Comedy Army of OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | ComingSoon.net

    ... ( Draft Day ), Charles will use the same semi-improvised techniques he utilized for his other films, including The Dictator and Bruno , and with the unpredictable Cage given free reign with another unstable character the results should be at the ...

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  9. Dermot Mulroney Joining Zac Efron, Robert De Niro in 'Dirty Grandpa'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Hollywood Reporter

    Dan Mazer, who's worked with Sacha Baron Cohen on Borat , Bruno and The Dictator as a writer, is directing. Barry Josephson is producing.

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  10. Sacha Baron Cohen hires six 20-stone women to represent Grimsby supporters in new movieRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Mail on Sunday

    Fury as Ali G star Sacha Baron Cohen hires six 'enormous and revolting' 20-stone women to represent Grimsby supporters in his new movie The actor who caused controversy with films such as Borat, Bruno and The Dictator has sparked fury once again, this time with a club of British football fans. In preparation for his latest comedy, Grimsby, Sacha Baron Cohen has recruited six, 20-stone 'revolting' women to depict female footballer supporters from the coastal town.

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  11. Hollywood Parody 'The Interview' BackfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Voice of America

    ... brazenness -- portrayed a vulgar Middle Eastern dictator, a composite of corrupt leaders from the region, in "The Dictator." But Sony's "The Interview" -- in which a celebrity reporter and his producer are recruited by the CIA to assassinate North ...

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  12. Beyond 'The Interview': A short list of films banned for political reasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... government might use nuclear weapons against Taiwan. Not to be outdone, Tajikistan banned Baron Cohen's " The Dictator " in 2012 for being subversive. Evidently, the government saw too many parallels between its country and the Republic of Wadiya. ...

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  13. Dave Richards: 'Interview' threats crazyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Erie Times News

    ... Chaplin's "The Great Dictator," Ernest Lubitsch's "To Be Or Not to Be," "The Producers," Sacha Baron Cohen's "The Dictator" and "South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut," which portrayed Saddam Hussein as the devil. The world rolled on just fine. But can ...

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  14. 'The Interview' was originally scripted with fake country, fake leader's nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Fox News

    ... included a fake name for the leader portrayed and a fake country. "Sasha [Baron Cohen] was getting ready with 'The Dictator,' so he sort of cornered the market on Middle Eastern tyranny jokes around that time," Sterling said. "I went and wrote the ...

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  15. Warner Bros Delays Release of Hugh Jackman-Led PANRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Davis") as Hook; Oscar nominee Rooney Mara ("The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo") as Tiger Lily; Adeel Akhtar ("The Dictator") as Smee; and newcomer Levi Miller as Peter. Rounding out the cast are Taejoo Na ("The Kick") as Kwahu; Nonso Anozie ("Son of ...

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  16. Cal McCrystal directs Alan Ayckbourna s Mr Whatnot a " previewRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2013 | Edinburgh-festivals.com

    ... The Mighty Boosh . Since then he has been involved as physical comedy consultant on such exciting projects as The Dictator film, starring Sacha Baron Cohen , and current projects The World's End , a film starring Simon Pegg and Nick Frost , as well ...

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  17. 'Dictator' SUVs for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Fox News

    In case you thought Dartz's regular Prombron Kombat SUVs weren't flashy enough, you can now get the keys to the bright gold examples that starred alongside Sacha Baron Cohen in the 2012 comedy The Dictator. For those unfamiliar with the movie, Cohen's character Hafez Aladeen was the leader of the fictitious Wadiya, whose choice of ride were three armored Prombron SUVs dubbed the Aladeen editions.

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  18. Golden Dartz Prombron SUVs From 'The Dictator' Up For SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | MotorAuthority

    In case you thought Dartz's regular Prombron Kombat SUVs weren't flashy enough, you can now get the keys to the bright gold examples that starred alongside Sacha Baron Cohen in the 2012 comedy The Dictator . For those unfamiliar with the movie, Cohen's character Hafez Aladeen was the leader of the fictitious Wadiya, whose choice of ride were three armored Prombron SUVs dubbed the Aladeen editions.

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  19. Amr Diab and Hussain Al Jasmi to hit up Abu Dhabi on boxing dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | Al Bawaba

    ... and television productions. Diab has even infiltrated Hollywood, with roles in both the Sacha Baron Cohen film The Dictator and family sitcom Malcolm in the Middle. Al Jassmi, a United Nations ambassador, released his first single Bawada'ak in 2003. ...

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  20. New Trailer for Pan Reveals Revisionist Take on a ClassicRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2014 | Shockya.com

    ... Davis') as Hook; Oscar nominee Rooney Mara ('The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo') as Tiger Lily; Adeel Akhtar ('The Dictator') as SmeeRounding out the cast are Taejoo Na ('The Kick') as Kwahu; Nonso Anozie ('Son of God,' 'Atonement') as Bishop; Kathy ...

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