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The heroic story of a dictator who risked his life to ensure that democracy would never come to the country he so lovingly oppressed.
The black comedy satire film follows General Aladeen, the man who has been dictator of a North African country since he was six, going to New York City in order not to be assassinated by his people.
Sacha Baron Cohen wrote, produced, and stars in the film. At the The 84th Annual Academy Awards, Sacha Baron Cohen showed up in character.