The dictator [videorecording] / Paramount Pictures presents ; a Four By Two Films, Berg Mandel Schaffer, Scott Rudin production
Blu-rays | Paramount Pictures | 2012 | Banned & unrated ed. ; [blu-ray version ; widescreen version].
Available at Adult Blu-ray-Feature Film (Call number: BLU-RAY D COMEDY) plus 1 more
Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Pictures, 2012.
Banned & unrated ed. ; [blu-ray version ; widescreen version].
2 videodiscs (98 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Blu-ray (disc 1); 1080p high definition; 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio , 5.1 Dolby digital ; requires blu-ray player.
DVD (disc 2); 5.1 Dolby digital.
Blu-ray disc: Includes English, dubbed French, dubbed Portuguese and dubbedSpanish soundtracks, with optional subtitles in English, English (SDH), French, Spanish and Portuguese. Audio-described.
DVD: Includes English, dubbed French, and dubbed Spanish soundtracks, with optional subtitles in English, Spanish or French. Closed captioned; audio-described.
Title from container.
"Banned & unrated, the version you couldn't see in theaters with almost 20 minutes of new footage"--Container.
Blu-ray contains both the unrated (98 min.) and the theatrical (83 min.) versions of the film and a selection of bonus features; DVD disc contains only the theatrical (83 min.) version of the film.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2012.
"Original theatrical version banned in Malaysia, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan"--Container.
Special features (blu-ray disc): deleted and extended scenes ; music video ;interview segment with Larry King.
Sacha Baron Cohen, Ben Kingsley, Anna Faris, John C. Reilly.
Producers, Sacha Baron Cohen ... [et al.] ; writers, Sacha Baron Cohen & Alec Berg & David Mandel & Jeff Schaffer ; director, Larry Charles ; music, Erran Baron Cohen ; editors, Greg Hayden, Eric Kissack ; director of photography, Lawrence Sher.
MPAA rating for Unrated version: Unrated; "this disc includes an unrated version which contains material different from the original R-rated version shown in theaters and is presented as-is for the home"--Container.
MPAA rating for Theatrical version: R; for strong crude and sexual content, brief male nudity, language and some violent images.
"The story of a North African dictator ... who, on a visit to New York, is stripped of his power and forced to get a real job at a Brooklyn health food store"--Container.
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