General Aladeen, ruthless dictator of Wadiya, travels to NY to speak at the UN. But after he escapes a kidnapping attempt, no one in the Big Apple believes who he really is. So he risks his life to ensure that democracy never comes to the country he so lovingly oppresses. Starring Sacha Baron Cohen, Anna Faris, Ben Kingsley and John C. Reilly. Directed by Larry Charles. Written by Sacha Baron Cohen and Alec Berg. Produced by Sacha Baron Cohen, Alec Berg, Scott Rudin and Jeff Schaffer. Genre: Comedy.