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89
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fan reviews ( 4 )
  • 100
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    You won't know what outrageous fun is until you see Borat. High-five! show more

  • 100
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    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 and significant comic intelligence. show more

  • 88
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    Borat is most gloriously funny moving picture for to make people see their stupidness. show more

  • 90
    Joe Morgenstern Wall Street Journal

    Not since the halcyon days of Archie Bunker and "All in the Family" has so sharp a wit punctured so many balloons. show more

  • 88
    Steven Rea Philadelphia Inquirer

    Baron Cohen brings scary conviction to the performance. show more

  • 100
    Jack Mathews New York Daily News

    Though Borat has been likened to "Jackass," there's a huge difference. The "Jackass" movies are about extreme stunts. Borat is about interaction and gullibility, and its success is unique to both Cohen and to this one-time-only movie. show more

  • 80
    Kirk Honeycutt The Hollywood Reporter

    The weapon wielded by Cohen and Charles is crudeness. People today, especially those in public life, can disguise prejudice in coded language and soft tones. Bigotry is ever so polite now. So the filmmakers mean to drag the beast out into the sunlight of brilliant satire and let everyone see the rotting, stinking, foul thing for what it is. When you laugh at something that is bad, it loses much of its power. show more

  • 100
    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    Very nice. I like Borat very much. I think it is, as everybody has been saying, the funniest movie in years. show more

  • 100
    Michael Phillips Chicago Tribune

    Borat is a rarity: a comedy whose middle name is danger, or as the Kazakhs say, kauwip-kater. show more

  • 100
    Lou Lumenick New York Post

    I can't wait to see Borat, which has twice as many laughs as all of this year's other movie comedies combined, for a fourth time. show more

  • July 05, 2009 srbgodsmack1992
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    You are all the retards that make this movie hilarious to watch. You are the people in the modern pop-culture that Borat nails right in the rear-end. Borat makes all of you yuppy, racist, unknowing idiots look like the scum that you are. The religion scene showed just how ****** up the United States is. The religious scene represented the al-qaeda of America. Perfect. 5/5 stars. If you underate this movie you a) have no taste of good comedy b) are one of the people represented by this movie (the interviews etc) or c) just can't take in the facts of Borat. Read critic reviews please. They may alter your sense for this fiml.

  • June 15, 2009 Rean Rossier
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    Very Very Corny film I hated it so mutch that i'm going to give it a "0" I can't belive they are going to make a other Borat film called Bruno i'm not seeing that pile of dogy no no!

  • January 05, 2009 xBMFx TruSKills
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    it only has 22 awards...

  • November 23, 2008 barney62103
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    Dumb, Stupid, Idiotic, Lame, Sucks, Gay, Horrible I wasted $6.00 on this movie I do mean wasted! I'd rather watch sh-t dry on the public restroom walls!

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