Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan (2006) Poster


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Spun-off from 

Da Ali G Show (2000) (TV Series)
Movie based on Borat character
Da Ali G Show (2003) (TV Series)
The character of Borat is given his own movie where he travels to the USA for a feature length version of what he does in the show with a plot to tie around it.


Another Fine Mess (1930) (Short)
When Borat finally arrives in Los Angeles, he finds Azamat dressed up as Oliver Hardy. Azamat makes a very funny reference to Laurel and Hardy by brushing himself off (à la Hardy) and saying "Another fine mess you've gotten us into!" just before they take off together.
Citizen Kane (1941)
DVDs being sold in store behind Pamela
Casablanca (1942)
DVDs being sold in the store behind Pamela
Easy Rider (1969)
"Born to be Wild" plays as Borat and Azamat head out to cross America in the ice cream truck, just as it does as Peter Fonda and Dennis Hopper begin their journey in that film
A Clockwork Orange (1971)
DVDs being sold in the store behind Pamela
Dirty Harry (1971)
Borat says he feels like he's in "Dirty Harold" when holding a gun, mispronouncing the name. He then quotes from the film.
The Muppet Movie (1979)
DVDs being sold in the store behind Pamela
Being There (1979)
Borat thinks the elevator at the Hotel Wellington is a room
Sudden Impact (1983)
after saying that a gun makes him look like 'Dirty Harold', Borat says "Make my day, Jew."
Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985)
DVDs being sold in the store behind Pamela
RoboCop (1987)
DVDs being sold in the store behind Pamela
Time of the Gypsies (1988)
Every time Borat sees Pamela Anderson the Theme Music from "Dom za vesanje" (a Yugoslav movie about Gypsies) is played.
Baywatch (1989) (TV Series)
Borat has a book about this show and talks about it many times
Forrest Gump (1994)
Borat crosses a crowded NYC street as "Everybody's Talkin'" plays, just like Forrest and Lieutenant Dan.
Boogie Nights (1997)
DVDs being sold in store behind Pamela
Godzilla (1998)
DVDs being sold in the store behind Pamela
Armageddon (1998)
DVDs being sold in the store behind Pamela
Pam & Tommy Lee: Stolen Honeymoon (1998) (Video)
Borat carries the DVD around and talks about it with some students.
Detroit Rock City (1999)
The DVDs being sold in the store behind Pamela.
Battlefield Earth (2000)
DVDs being sold in the store behind Pamela
Just Visiting (2001)
"foreigner thinking toilet water is used to wash face" joke
Bruce Almighty (2003)
DVDs being sold in the store behind Pamela
You Got Served (2004)
DVDs being sold in the store behind Pamela
Da Ali G Show: Peace (2004) (TV Episode)
Borat makes reference to Korki Buchek's no. 1 single and sings some of it in this movie, he first sung from it and made reference to this fictional person in this episode of Da Ali G Show.
Da Ali G Show: Realize (2004) (TV Episode)
Borat's dance is from this episode, he also mentions Azamat who appears in the film.
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)
Borat was running away from a bus with a poster of "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" while he was in Time Square
Four Brothers (2005)
poster seen on building in Hollywood

Referenced in 

Friday Night with Jonathan Ross: Episode #11.8 (2006) (TV Episode)
This film is talked about.
Have I Got News for You: Episode #32.3 (2006) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name
GMTV: Episode dated 27 October 2006 (2006) (TV Episode)
Borat talks about his film
Saturday Night Live: Hugh Laurie/Beck (2006) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Borat himself
Have I Got News for You: Episode #32.7 (2006) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name
Saturday Night Live: Matthew Fox/Tenacious D (2006) (TV Episode)
Referenced during Weekend Update
The Big Fat Quiz of the Year (2006) (TV Movie)
Referenced by name
The Fame Review 2006 (2006) (TV Movie)
Referenced by name
Wetten, dass..?: Wetten, dass..? aus Friedrichshafen (2007) (TV Episode)
Thomas Gottschalk lost his bet in the last episode and had to swim in Lake Constance dressed like Borat
Saturday Night Live: Jeremy Piven/AFI (2007) (TV Episode)
mentioned by the two A-holes
Family Guy: Road to Rupert (2007) (TV Episode)
One of the opening titles images is of Stewie dressed as Borat singing at a rodeo with Brian on horseback as the horse is falling over, in reference to this movie's rodeo scene.
One Tree Hill: Pictures of You (2007) (TV Episode)
Nathan and Peyton quote lines from Borat.
Film 2016: Episode dated 12 March 2007 (2007) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown of Borat talking about this film.
Yu-Gi-Oh! The Abridged Series: Jagshamesh! (2007) (TV Episode)
a character talks and acts like Borat
Law & Order: Criminal Intent: Players (2007) (TV Episode)
Several characters mention that they saw the movie (as their alibi)
The Sopranos: The Second Coming (2007) (TV Episode)
AJ and Meadow talk about it
2007 MTV Movie Awards (2007) (TV Special)
mentioned by Sarah Silverman
The Footy Show: The Grand Final Footy Show 2007 (2007) (TV Episode)
In the opening skit's Chariots of Fire spoof, James Brayshaw is seen wearing a mankini.
Allemaal film: Tussen kunst en kassa (2007) (TV Episode)
Poster is shown at the beginning
How I Met Your Mother: Slapsgiving (2007) (TV Episode)
Barney dresses up as Borat, at (what he thinks is) Halloween.
Meet the Spartans (2008)
Borat tattoo/"He looks like that fat guy from 'Borat'."
Troldspejlet: Episode #39.15 (2008) (TV Episode)
Jakob Stegelmann mentions the film in his review of Meet the Spartans (2008)
The Office: Did I Stutter? (2008) (TV Episode)
Michael (imitating Borat) says, "Respect is nice."
Gitler kaput! (2008)
Aleksandr saids "Who do I look like? Borat"
When Borat Came to Town (2008) (TV Movie)
The village of Glod in Romania was portrayed as Borat's own village
Yes Man (2008)
DVD is shown in a video store.
Have I Got News for You: Episode #36.8 (2008) (TV Episode)
Photograph is shown of Borat.
The Reinactors (2008)
A Borat look-alike on Hollywood Boulevard is featured
To kokkino domatio: Prasini karta: Part 4 (2008) (TV Episode)
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.99 (2009) (TV Episode)
Contestant does a Borat impression
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.100 (2009) (TV Episode)
Contestant does a Borat impression
UFC Undisputed 2009 (2009) (Video Game)
Offscreen, a character sings a variation of the first two lines of "O Kazakhstan".
Have I Got News for You: Episode #37.6 (2009) (TV Episode)
A photograph is shown of a man dressed in a mankini and false moustache in the style of Borat.
Funny People (2009)
mentioned in dialogue
Greg Giraldo: Midlife Vices (2009) (TV Short)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.28 (2009) (TV Episode)
$600 clue in the category "21st Century World Leaders" written in Borat's manner of speaking
Grand Theft Auto IV: The Ballad of Gay Tony (2009) (Video Game)
One of Yusuf's mission is called "Sexy Time".
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.46 (2009) (TV Episode)
The mankini is the subject of a $2,000 question
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: 2012/The Messenger/Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009) (TV Episode)
Ellen says Brüno is the director Larry Charles' follow-up to Borat
Undercover Boss: 7-Eleven (2010) (TV Episode)
Igor mentions the movie
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Million Dollar Movie Week 2 (2010) (TV Episode)
Included in a $10,000 question
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Cop Out/The Crazies/A Prophet (2010) (TV Episode)
Brett says Borat appears on Sweeney Todd as a farcical Italian.
Movie Nights: The Room (2010) (TV Episode)
Obscurus Lupa mentions it.
Nostalgia Critic: The Room (2010) (TV Episode)
The Critic alludes to Borat.
Bad Movie Beatdown: Epic Movie (2010) (TV Episode)
points out the inheritent parody
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: The Town/I'm Still Here/Easy A (2010) (TV Episode)
Kyle Buchanan says "I'm Still Here" feels like they're trying to make a movie like "Borat"
The Cleveland Show: Ain't Nothin' But Mutton Bustin' (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
The Cape: Pilot (2011) (TV Episode)
One of the robbers refers to the army surplus store owner as Borat. The owner of the army surplus store is played by Ken Davitian, who co-starred in that film.
The Cape: Tarot (2011) (TV Episode)
Ken Davitian is called Borat (he costarred in that movie)
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.70 (2011) (TV Episode)
when a "Jaywalking" participant says he is going to do an impression of Borat, Jay mentions the film
Gnomeo & Juliet (2011)
One of the gnomes wears the same swimsuit as Borat.
Hewy's Animated Movie Reviews: Gnomeo and Juliet (2011) (TV Episode)
Hewy says a gnomes in "Gnome & Juliet" wears the same swimsuit as Borat
AniMat's Reviews: Gnomeo & Juliet (2011) (TV Episode)
AniMat mentions the red gnome that wears a "Borat" swimsuit.
Community: Competitive Wine Tasting (2011) (TV Episode)
Wu Mei says that her father will probably "get drunk and do a bad impression of Borat" at the wedding.
Nostalgia Critic: Rad (2011) (TV Episode)
"...just like I believe all the law suits against Borat."
What's Your Number? (2011)
Ally takes a 'Borat' accent
Bad Movie Beatdown: Van Helsing (2011) (TV Episode)
"...with a hint of Borat."
This Ain't ESPN XXX (2011) (Video)
"Danica Patrick"'s dental floss "bikini" looks like Borats swimming suit
This Means War (2012)
Cover seen on shelf in DVD store.
Conan: Justice Has a Middle Name & It's Eric (2012) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned during the Conologue
American Dad!: The Wrestler (2012) (TV Episode)
Roger wears the same kind of swimsuit
Benidorm: Episode #5.6 (2012) (TV Episode)
Mick calls Mohammed by the title character's name
Bob's Burgers: Moody Foodie (2012) (TV Episode)
Borat is imitated in Bob's nightmare
Have I Got News for You: Episode #43.5 (2012) (TV Episode)
Ian Hislop mentions the film when asked about the Kazakh national anthem.
Saturday Night Live: Bruno Mars (2012) (TV Episode)
In the "Donkey Punch the Ballot!" segment, Ruth Bader Ginsburg (Kate McKinnon) imitates Borat.
Particka: Episode #4.12 (2012) (TV Episode)
Marián impersonates Borat in mankini.
Raising Hope: Lord of the Ring (2013) (TV Episode)
Sabrina says she has an aunt that looks like Borat.
Parks and Recreation: Correspondents' Lunch (2013) (TV Episode)
Leslie imitates Borat.
Particka: Episode #5.2 (2013) (TV Episode)
In one skit, Richard plays Borat.
Community: Cooperative Escapism in Familial Relations (2013) (TV Episode)
Abed says that he listened to one of Shirley's nephews "do Borat for a full hour."
The Cleveland Show: A Rodent Like This (2013) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Honest Trailers: Les misérables (2013) (TV Episode)
Borat is mentioned
Chelsea Lately: Episode #7.82 (2013) (TV Episode)
Isla Fisher mentions the title character.
Shameful Sequels: Passport to Paris (2014) (TV Episode)
"That guy sounds like Borat."
Honest Game Trailers: Diablo (2014) (TV Episode)
Borat mentioned
Samba (2014)
Wilson tells Samba his moustache makes him look like Borat
Nostalgia Critic: Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer (2014) (TV Episode)
"Care to throw in a Borat joke while you're at it?"
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy Kisses a Boy! (2015) (TV Episode)
Brandon lists it as one of his favorite movies.
Golan the Insatiable: Shell Raiser (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Wimbledon: 2015: Day 7, Part 2 (2015) (TV Episode)
Andy Murray mentions that he watched Borat.
Fantastic Four (2015)
Johnny refers to Von Doom as "Borat."
Show Leose Marese: Episode #1.7 (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Jakub Kraus.
Nostalgia Critic: Did You Miss the Most Shocking Film in Years? (2015) (TV Episode)
among movies known for shock value
The Simpsons: Halloween of Horror (2015) (TV Episode)
Borat swimsuit costume
Silenced (2016)
The memorable "Not" line from Borat is said by Sly.
Bottle Up
referenced in dialgoue


Married with Children (1987) (TV Series)
Episode is watched in the Hotel TV.
Cops (1989) (TV Series)
Borat watches it at the Hotel Wellington
Baywatch (1989) (TV Series)
Borat watches the show and falls in love with Pamela Anderson
Married with Children: Oh, What a Feeling (1989) (TV Episode)
Borat watches it in his hotel
Kindergarten Cop (1990)
Borat watches it at the Hotel Wellington
Jingle All the Way (1996)
Borat is watching this film in his hotel room
Pam & Tommy Lee: Stolen Honeymoon (1998) (Video)
Borat watches the DVD, we see a small clip.

Featured in 

Friday Night with Jonathan Ross: Episode #11.8 (2006) (TV Episode)
Clip shown
GMTV: Episode dated 27 October 2006 (2006) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
Siskel & Ebert: Episode dated 4 November 2006 (2006) (TV Episode)
Clips shown for the review.
The British Comedy Awards 2006 Live (2006) (TV Special)
Clip Shown
The Fame Review 2006 (2006) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown
The 64th Annual Golden Globe Awards (2007) (TV Special)
The 79th Annual Academy Awards (2007) (TV Special)
20 to 1: Funny Films (2007) (TV Episode)
Some clips from this movie are shown when it is the subject of a segment.
Best! Movies! Ever!: Road Trips (2007) (TV Episode)
clips featured to illustrate the best road movies
2007 MTV Movie Awards (2007) (TV Special)
Best! Movies! Ever!: Embarrassing Moments (2007) (TV Episode)
clips featured to illustrate the most embarrassing moments in movies
The National Movie Awards (2007) (TV Special)
Clips are shown
I Love the New Millennium: 2006 (2008) (TV Episode)
Shown on the 2006 episode
When Borat Came to Town (2008) (TV Movie)
was used as archive material
20 to 1: Adults Only 20 to 01: World's Most Daring Movies (2009) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment.
Spike's Guys Choice (2009) (TV Movie)
Clip shown during Funniest M.F. presentation
The Angry Video Game Nerd: Wayne's World (2009) (TV Episode)
A clip from the movie is shown.
Great Movie Mistakes (2010) (TV Movie)
Clips of mistakes shown
De wereld draait door: Episode #6.64 (2010) (TV Episode)
A fragment featuring Sacha Baron Cohen is shown.
Hollywood's Top Ten: Grin and Bear It (2010) (TV Episode)
Great Movie Mistakes 2: The Sequel (2011) (TV Movie)
Clips of mistakes shown
De wereld draait door: Episode #6.149 (2011) (TV Episode)
A fragment featuring Sacha Baron Cohen is shown.
Comedy Summit: The World's Ultimate Prankster (2011) (TV Movie)
Nominee for Greatest Pranks
Brows Held High: Shortbus (2012) (TV Episode)
Borat performing the National Anthem.
Nostalgia Critic: Can Hype Kill a Good Movie? (2015) (TV Episode)
clips shown
Laugh Out Loud: The Funniest Films Ever (2015) (TV Movie)
Clips seen and discussed


Midnight Cowboy (1969)
Spoofed when Borat is wandering through traffic in New York (like the famous crosswalk scene in MC) to Nilsson's "Everybody's Talkin'", which was 'MC''s theme music.
Women in Love (1969)
the naked fight scene between Borat and Azamat
The English Patient (1996)
When Borat is in the bath, in a shot reminiscent of The English Patient, music that sounds like that film's soundtrack plays.
The Blair Witch Project (1999)
Borat & Azamat spend the night at a Bed & Breakfast run by Jews, who they believe to have magical powers. Staying awake all night out of fear Borat talks directly into the camera as a spoof of Heather's final moments from "Blair Witch."

Spoofed in 

How It Should Have Ended: How Borat Should Have Ended (2006) (TV Episode)
Alternate Ending parody
Epic Movie (2007)
One of the many movies parodied, we see a Borat parody wearing the same swimming costume and saying "Nice!" in the same style.
The Present (2010) (Short)
In The Present, one of the Santa Rampagers is dressed up as a Borat version of Santa Claus.
Funny Show: Part One (2011) (Video)
comedy style
Funny Show Part Two: The Video - Movie (2012) (Video)
comedy style
Paranormal Whacktivity (2013)
Michael wears the Borat swimsuit and imitates him
The Hungover Games (2014)
Borat, in one of his outfits from this movie, is in one of the districts
30-Second Bunny Theatre: Borat (TV Episode)
Short animated Re-enactment/Parody of this film with bunnies

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