Sacha Baron Trollin' of the Day

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Sacha Baron Trollin' of the Day
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Making their way around the capital today are invites to attend a preview of The Dictator from "Robert Mugabe" himself:

From Ernie at ShortFormBlog:

Actually briefly held this in our hands. Pretty amazing. The flag is embossed. And the numbers actually work, with Washington Post reporter Emily Heil scoring this quote from Zimbabwe's art ministry: "I'm sure it didn't come through our ministry."

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Movie Trailer of the Day

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The Dictator debuts his official trailer, in all its red-band glory.

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Oscars: Sacha Baron Cohen Is The Dick-tator

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Oscars: Sacha Baron Cohen Is The Dick-tator
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Oscars: Here's Sacha Baron Cohen leaving his mark on the Oscars red carpet by dressing up as The Dictator and spilling Kim Jong-il's ashes all over Ryan Seacrest's tux (ffwd to 1:03).

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Follow Up of the Day

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Follow Up of the Day: Our long national nightmare is over: Sacha Baron Cohen will be allowed to attend the Oscars dressed as his character from The Dictator.

"We're thrilled to have him and he'll be on the red carpet dressed as The Dictator," producer Brian Grazer said

Sacha Baron Cohen Thing of the Day

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Sacha Baron Cohen Thing of the Day: As the saying goes: When life hands you a blacklisting, make blacklistingmonade.

The rumored banning of actor/merry prankster Sacha Baron Cohen from Sunday's Academy Awards ceremony -- allegedly for his intention to show up dressed as his Dictator character -- has afforded Cohen the opportunity to promote

First Look of the Day

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First Look of the Day
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First Look of the Day: Sacha Baron Cohen as a benevolent dictator in his upcoming Larry Charles-directed comedy, The Dictator.

The film, which was inspired by the Saddam Hussein-penned romance novel Zabibah and the King, tells the story of a "heroic story of a dictator who risks his life to ensur