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The Dictator

Mothers As Benign Dictators: 3 Economic Problems Solved By Motherhood

Dr. Rebekka Grun | Posted 05.09.2016 | Impact
Dr. Rebekka Grun

In short, mothers can undo those problems that economic theory has found a so called 'well meaning dictator' can solve. The issue is that in the great wide world, well meaning dictators are a rare species. In our families however, we may know one or two.

James Franco, What Are Your Thoughts?

Abhishek Seth | Posted 07.28.2014 | Arts
Abhishek Seth

I'm speechless. Copyright © Pawel Kuczynski The real worth of artwork in society. Ishan, thank you for showing me these paintin...

What Gezi Park Means to Me

Harun Yahya | Posted 06.19.2013 | Home
Harun Yahya

No action using terror and violence that raises tensions in Istanbul and the entire country and that damages public order and peace is acceptable in this country, as it would not be in any other democratic country.

2012 in Film: The Year's 'Worst' Films

Scott Mendelson | Posted 03.04.2013 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

I can't presume that I've seen every terrible movie out there, but I tried to highlight films that were both very bad and whose respective failures meant something more than just their artistic inadequacy.

The 47 Funniest Political Videos Of 2012

Matt Wilstein | Posted 02.11.2013 | Comedy
Matt Wilstein

From the best political bits on late night to a few unintentionally hilarious moments from the politicians themselves, 2012 was a great year to laugh at politics in America.

Halloween Costumes Inspired By The Movies

The Huffington Post | Treye Green | Posted 10.24.2012 | Entertainment

That Halloween costume party is quickly approaching, and as much as you hate to admit it, that perfect costume idea is probably still evading you. ...

The Dictator's Politics?

Ruth Starkman | Posted 07.29.2012 | Entertainment
Ruth Starkman

Baron Cohen has made a politically ambiguous often-funny and often crude comedy that fabulously explores the dictatorial soul, yet misses the opportunity to include more North Africans in the creative process.

Penises Make Me Laugh

Chris Krapek | Posted 07.25.2012 | Comedy
Chris Krapek

Full frontal male nudity is the manifest destiny of dick jokes. It's all the hard -- and sometimes flaccid -- work of our forefathers of comedy finally paying off. Charlie Chaplin would be so proud.

ReThink Review: The Dictator - the Not So Innocent Abroad

Jonathan Kim | Posted 07.22.2012 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

The Dictator is further proof that it's important to laugh at tyrants, not just fear and hate them. The problem is that this doesn't necessarily make for a great movie.

From 'Battleship' To Pauly D: The Week's Harshest Reviews

Posted 05.19.2012 | Entertainment

"Battleship" hit theaters this weekend, and the film -- directed by Peter Berg and starring Rihanna, as the unlikely face behind the gun, and Taylor K...

Sacha Baron Cohen's Funniest Politician Interviews

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.19.2012 | Comedy

Hear me now. Long before Sacha Baron Cohen delved into politics and government as Admiral General Aladeen in "The Dictator," he spent a lot of time in...

The Dictator Misses the Point

Munira Syeda | Posted 07.17.2012 | Entertainment
Munira Syeda

Isn't it possible to be entertaining, humorous and intelligent all at the same time? We appreciate thought-provoking, envelope-pushing entertainment; Muslim and Arab communities are not above that.

Elisabetta Canalis Strips Down To Teeny Bikini

Posted 05.13.2013 | Celebrity

Looking good, Elisabetta. George Clooney's ex-flame Elisabetta Canalis sure gave paparazzi in Antibes, France, an eyeful on Wednesday, showing off...

Elisabetta Canalis Strips Down To Teeny Bikini

Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Looking good, Elisabetta. George Clooney's ex-flame Elisabetta Canalis sure gave paparazzi in Antibes, France, an eyeful on Wednesday, showing off...

The Man Behind Sacha Baron Cohen

The Huffington Post | Mike Ryan | Posted 05.16.2012 | Entertainment

Since "Saturday Night Live" began airing, only one show made a serious run at unseating its cultural significance as the go-to sketch comedy series: A...

Why Ben Kingsley Thinks 'The Dictator' Will End His 'Serious' Career

The Huffington Post | Mike Ryan | Posted 05.15.2012 | Entertainment

It's rare, but every so often, I get that sudden moment of extreme self-consciousness while doing an interview: "I'm really just sitting here chatting...

Movie Review: The Dictator Rules!

Marshall Fine | Posted 07.15.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Sacha Baron Cohen casts a wide net. He seems to have something wildly nasty to say about everyone -- but he always seems to say it with a charming smile. He's an equal-opportunity offender.

Ron Burgundy Tweets: 'Anchorman 2' Teaser Set To Debut

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 05.15.2012 | Entertainment

He's Ron Burgundy in 140 characters or less. According to the official Twitter account of the mustachioed newsman, "Anchorman 2" will debut its fi...

A Very American Cannes

Posted 05.14.2012 | Home


From 'Dark Shadows' To 'The Dictator': The Week's Most BRUTAL Reviews

The Huffington Post | Crystal Bell | Posted 05.12.2012 | Entertainment

Is Tim Burton's macabre shtick getting old? Or is it just an acquired taste? "Dark Shadows" may aim at being silly, but many critics are finding it te...

WATCH: An Endorsement Romney Probably Doesn't Want

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 05.09.2012 | Entertainment

Mitt Romney earned an endorsement from someone in the movies, and he probably wishes he didn't. Sacha Baron Cohen's character Admiral General Aladeen ...

Sacha Baron Cohen Apologizes To Seacrest, Says He Intended To Prank Clooney

E! Online | Posted 07.08.2012 | Celebrity

Well, we'll give this to Sacha Baron Cohen: he couldn't have picked a nicer guy to ash....

The Ultimate 'Must-See' Summer Movie Guide! (VIDEO)

By Jimmy Loomos Jimmy is a senior at Maine South. He’s a student reporter for The Mash, a weekly teen publication distributed to Chicagoland high...

Ben Kingsley On His 'Iron Man 3' Role: 'That's Not For Public Knowledge ... Yet'

The Huffington Post | Mike Ryan | Posted 05.07.2012 | Entertainment

Marvel is notoriously secretive about its casting process. "I love that there's a 'Star Trek' movie in production right now and I have no idea who...

EXCLUSIVE: Watch Larry King Interview Sacha Baron Cohen's 'Dictator'

Posted 05.04.2012 | Entertainment

"The Dictator," Sacha Baron Cohen's latest outlandish comedy, is a bit different than his previous hits "Borat" and "Bruno." It's a scripted affair wi...