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"It's upsetting, but the success has been great and better than anything I could have dreamed of."
Sacha Baron Cohen confirmed in an interview with the Daily Telegraph that he will never again play the character Borat.
boratonline has had a great time running this site for the last seven or eight years, especially when the movie came out and it seemed everybody in the world was visiting us. But ultimately the movie is the perfect end to a truly great comedy character.
Since Borat's first appearance in March 2000 on UK TV boratonline.co.uk has been part of the journey. We've posted guides to the UK episodes, USA 1, USA 2 and all DVD extras. This is the guide to the movie.
This page is one big spoiler. So if you haven't seen the movie - move away from the page now.
It's out today and if you only buy one DVD this year - make it the Borat movie!
...and in other news, Heavy.com have been in contact with boratonline and would like all Borat fans to know about the Borat's VideoTime Contest.
If you really are a true Borat fan - or simply if you fancy your chances of getting your hands on $3,500 then click the banner above. All good entries stand a chance of getting a free Borat DVD.
"A Boratís Videotime video is a
video that copies the signature comedic behaviour of
the character Borat from the film "Borat: Cultural
Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious
Nation of Kazakhstan". All videos must be no longer
than three (3) minutes."
...and finally - it's now 2007 and boratonline is in it's 8th year! For an archive of old news stories click on the year below:
26/02/07 The chance of an Oscar has Departed
Oh well - no Oscar for Borat, but an amazing achievement to be nominated anyway. Not that Borat fans need awards to know how good Borat is, but here they are anyway:
Also, remember that from 5th March 2007 you can buy Borat on DVD. We recommend Amazon.co.uk - click on the image below for a great price.
22/02/07 The best film writers of 2006?
Well they are absolute legends of UK comedy. Peter Baynham has had a massive say in Steve Coogan's work including obviously Alan Partridge. He's also been the main writer behind Chris Morris (Brass Eye). Anthony Hines is one of the brains behind Paul Kaye's Dennis Pennis character.
To watch a thirty minute interview with Baynham and Hines about Borat then please visit the website below. A must watch for Borat fans.
Also, there is a pretty good interview with Dan Mazer on the BBC website:
we are going to interview a group of feminists, and
we have 20 questions. We sort of know how people are
going to respond, so we prepare the answers as
23/01/07 Oscar nomination
The Oscar nominations where announced today. Borat's in with a shout. In first place currently based on alphabetical order.
Winners are announced Sunday 25th February.
16/01/07 What's a BAFTA anyway?
"Thank you to every American who has not sued me so far"
Sacha Baron Cohen won a Golden Globe for being the best comedy actor in a movie in 2006.
He described filming Borat as a "life-changing experience".
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