Borat Synopsis
A reporter from Kazakhstan comes to the United States to make a documentary.
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
It's screamingly, hysterically, laugh-through-the-next-joke, laugh-for-the-next-week funny. It's so inventive…This is a film by an original...
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100

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
A comic put-on of awe-inspiring crudity and death-defying satire and by a long shot the funniest film of the year. It is "Jackass" with a...
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100

New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
Though Borat has been likened to "Jackass," there's a huge difference. The "Jackass" movies are about extreme stunts. Borat is about...
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100

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
You won't know what outrageous fun is until you see Borat. High-five!
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100

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Very nice. I like Borat very much. I think it is, as everybody has been saying, the funniest movie in years.
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91

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
When Baron Cohen works without a net, he flies.
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90

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
Not since the halcyon days of Archie Bunker and "All in the Family" has so sharp a wit punctured so many balloons.
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88

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
Baron Cohen brings scary conviction to the performance.
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88

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Borat is most gloriously funny moving picture for to make people see their stupidness.
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80

The Hollywood Reporter

By Kirk Honeycutt
The weapon wielded by Cohen and Charles is crudeness. People today, especially those in public life, can disguise prejudice in coded...
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Like jackass, but much more racist

By Scoot M16
I thought this movie was pretty funny and when that nude fight scene came up i couldn't stop laughing, i guess that comes to show how dumb americans are getting, but whatever, that't good humor. See...

very funny

By nocountryforironman
a very racist movie but still a great comedy...

LOL

By sfmonkey036
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Cool movie

By Littlekidlover995
I loved the part with the wrestling in the hotel...

Be prepared....

By tylerdurtin
Could have done without the gross fight scene - 69 will never look the same to me!...

borat funny stuff

By musiciandjango
amazingly funny!...

lol **** people who told me to be quiet in the theatrers

By robsmitho1
I LAUGHED MY ******* *** OFF...

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Boring

By funnygirlboy122
It was not that good as I thought it would be...

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Rated R | For pervasive strong crude and sexual content including graphic nudity, and language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Iffy for 15+ Brace yourself -- Borat is here. Not for kids.
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