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The Dictator [Blu-ray + DVD Combo] (2012)


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Published: Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Pictures, [2012]
Edition:  Banned & unrated [edition], 2-disc set [edition]
Description:  2 videodiscs (98 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 0097361472744, 141576669X, 9781415766699, 9786314771515,
Language:  English

Blu-ray disc 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

"Banned & unrated, the version you couldn't see in theaters with almost 20 minutes of new footage"--Container

Videodisc release of the 2012 motion picture

"Blu-ray + DVD"--Container

"Original theatrical version banned in Malaysia, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan"--Container

Special features on Blu-ray disc include deleted and extended scenes, a music video, and an interview segment with Larry King

Sacha Baron Cohen, Ben Kingsley, Anna Faris, John C. Reilly

"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

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

Blu-ray disc; 1080p high definition; 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio (English); 5.1 Dolby digital (French, Spanish, Portuguese)

DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen version, enhanced for 16x9 TVs; 5.1 Dolby digital (English, French, Spanish)

Blu-ray disc: In English, French, Portuguese and Spanish with optional subtitles in English, French, Spanish and Portuguese; optionally subtitled in English for the hearing impaired; optionally described in English for the visually impaired

DVD: In English, French and Spanish with optional subtitles in English, French, Spanish and Portuguese; optionally described in English for the visually impaired; closed-captioned

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Additional Credits:
Charles, Larry, 1956- director
Baron Cohen, Sacha, 1971- actor, producer, author of screenplay
Kingsley, Ben, 1943- actor
Faris, Anna, 1976- actor
Reilly, John C., 1965- actor
Baron Cohen, Erran, composer
Paramount Pictures Corporation.
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