Borat Subsequent Moviefilm is a British-American mockumentary that will leave you bursting into laughter in every sequence. This Larry Charles directorial stars Sacha Baron Cohen as the protagonist. The film is based on him being released from prison for bringing shame to his country, Kazakh funny man Borat risks life and limb when he returns to America with his 15-year-old daughter. On screen, Sacha Baron Cohen is the man of many faces, each of them as diverse and exceptional as the personalities attached to them but his character as Borat Sagdiyev is one that you would not want to miss. Besides his exceptional performance, here are a few reasons why Borat Subsequent Moviefilm should be next on your watchlist:
Fascinating Satire and comedy exploring a unique theme
Borat Subsequent Moviefilm is a mockumentary comedy that uses satire as its main element. It embraces a very less explored theme, making it one of a kind sequel to the 2006’s Borat. We are all a fan of Sacha Baron Cohen’s satires, after all, he is known to look at America through the lens of his outrageously offensive characters. The film has not only won – Best Picture, Musical or Comedy at Golden Globe Awards 2021 but has also garnered rave reviews across the globe, winning millions hearts.
Sacha Baron Cohen’s outstanding performance solely drives the film. He is indeed an evergreen comedy genius and his character in the film makes it a must watch. The emotional arc to Cohen’s character in this film makes it even more unique. He and his daughter have goals and while trying to achieve them, they go through an emotional phase and emerge out as better people. This added life to the film and made it even more engaging. His brilliant performance bagged him the Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Musical or Comedy at the Golden Globe Awards 2021. If you have always admired his previous performances, you should definitely watch his latest.
Just like the prequel, this film is a comedy powerhouse too. Gear up for some hilarious moments because the film is power-packed with fabulous performances that add the oomph factor to an already powerful script. It was also delightful to see how current affairs and social issues are reflected through the script. To all comedy lovers, this is your best bet!