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List of Sacha Baron Cohen Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020)
16
4
The Trial of the Chicago 7
R
16
4

This historical drama film is based on the infamous 1969 trial of seven defendants who were charged by the federal government with conspiracy and various other charges, after a peaceful protest turns violent.  

Role:
Abbie Hoffman
2. Hugo (2011)
19
6
Hugo
PG
19
6

Hugo, an orphan boy, sneakily maintains the clocks of the Paris train station he lives in while his uncle is mysteriously missing. He often steals toy parts from bitter store owner Georges to repair an automaton found by his late father, but it can only be activated with a special key in possession of Georges' goddaughter Isabelle.

Role:
Station Inspector
Directed By:
3. Les Misérables (2012)
19
6
Les Misérables
PG-13
19
6

Based on Victor Hugo’s novel and a classic Broadway stage show, Les Misérables, narrates the story of Jean Valjean who after serving nineteen years in jail, breaks the parole to restart his life. He takes upon himself to bring up a factory worker’s daughter. However, a police inspector, Javert is after him.

Role:
Thénardier
Directed By:
Tom Hooper
4. Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan (2006)
22
8
Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan
R
22
8

Borat Sagdiyev, a famous TV journalist in Kazakhstan, an economically struggling nation, is sent to America to make a documentary about what makes America a great country. While learning about American culture, he becomes infatuated with Baywatch actress Pamela Anderson, and is desperate to make her his wife, even at the cost of his original mission.

Role:
Borat
Starring:
Ken Davitian, Luenell, Chester, Charlie
Directed By:
Larry Charles
Awards:
Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical, MTV Movie & TV Award for Best Comedic Performance
5. Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007)
19
7
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
R
19
7

Benjamin Barker, a barber, is falsely accused of a crime and sent to prison. He returns to find his wife dead and his daughter in the hands of corrupt judge Turnpin. Angered by the injustice he assumes a new name Sweeney Todd, reopens his barber shop and kills his customers with a straight razor with the help of Mrs. Lovett.

Role:
Pirelli
Starring:
Directed By:
6. Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby (2006)
11
6
Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby
PG-13
11
6

NASCAR driver and superstar Ricky Bobby loses it all at the height of his glory when he crashes his car after being outperformed by new French driver Jean Girard. He must stage a comeback with the help of his absentee father Reese who adopts ruthless techniques to give Ricky his mojo back. 

Role:
Jean Girard
Directed By:
Awards:
MTV Movie & TV Award for Best Kiss
7. Borat Subsequent Moviefilm (2020)
11
5
Borat Subsequent Moviefilm
R
11
5

Shortly after being released from prison, Borat is sent on a mission to America. He is supposed to offer his teen daughter to American Vice President Mike Pence, as a bride, in order to boost the relations between Kazakhstan and America.

Role:
Borat Sagdiyev
Awards:
Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy
8. The Dictator (2012)
15
8
The Dictator
R
15
8

Admiral-General Haffaz Aladeen, the universally-hated despotic ruler of the fictional oil-rich nation Wadiya, goes to New York to address concerns about the country's nuclear program at UN Security Council. The dictator flees from an assassination attempt, but with his iconic beard shaved, he struggles to survive in a community built by people he had ordered to be executed.

Role:
Aladeen / Efawadh
Directed By:
Larry Charles
9. Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (2013)
11
6
Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues
PG-13
11
6

As a sequel to a 2004 film, Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues is a 1980s-themed comedy that revolves around a San Diego news anchor, Ron Burgundy, who moves to New York to join a 24-hour news channel along with his former colleagues. Starring Will Ferrell as Burgundy, and other major stars, this film features family drama and hilarious professional rivalry too.

Directed By:
10. Ali G Indahouse (2002)
9
5
Ali G Indahouse
R
9
5

Hip-hopping wannabe gangster rapper Ali G is the leader of fictional gang Da West Staines Massiv. When his beloved hangout is about to be destroyed, he becomes involved in politics. Despite all odds, Ali G becomes the unlikely savior of the world when he averts a nuclear war between the USA and Russia.  

Role:
Ali G / Borat
Starring:
Naomi Campbell, Martin Freeman, Gina La Piana, Emilio Rivera, Dana de Celis, Dominic Delesilva
Directed By:
Mark Mylod
11. Grimsby (2016)
8
5
Grimsby
R
8
5

Alcoholic, dim-witted Nobby Butcher lives in Grimsby. When he reunites with his long-lost brother Sebastian, who is a top MI6 agent, he accidentally foils Sebastian’s attempts to stop a sinister plot. On the run from both the MI6 and criminals, Sebastian must take Nobby’s help to prove his innocence and save his life.  

Role:
Nobby
Starring:
Scott Adkins, Johnny Vegas, Gabourey Sidibe, Isla Fisher, Ian McShane, Penelope Cruz, Rebel Wilson
Directed By:
12. Alice Through the Looking Glass (2016)
8
5
Alice Through the Looking Glass
PG
8
5

After three years of traveling across the seas, Alice slips through the mirror to return to the Wonderland, where she meets all her old friends except Mad Hatter and learns that he is in a state of great shock because of his missing family. To save her loved ones, she must now travel into the past and to do that she must steal Chronosphere, an object that controls all of time in Wonderland.

Role:
Time
Starring:
Mia Wasikowska, Matt Lucas, Rhys Ifans, Stephen Fry, Michael Sheen, Meera Syal, Johnny Depp
Directed By:
James Bobin
13. Brüno (2009)
9
6
Brüno
R
9
6

Brüno is a parodic comedy that stars the brilliant Sacha Baron Cohen as a gay Austrian fashion icon who moves to America to start a fresh life after a disastrous episode on his popular TV ruins his reputation in the German-speaking world. Through the medium of humour and satire, the film sheds light on the obnoxiousness of the fashion industry.

Role:
Brüno
Starring:
Gustaf Hammarsten, Clifford Bañagale, Chibundu Orukwowu, Chigozie Orukwowu
Directed By:
Larry Charles
14. The Best of Borat (2001)
8
4
The Best of Borat
8
4
Role:
Borat
Starring:
Abe Mendel
15. Spyz (2003)
7
3
Spyz
7
3
Role:
Ali G / James Bond
Directed By:
James Bobin
16. Hope for Haiti Now: A Global Benefit for Earthquake Relief (2010)
6
3
Hope for Haiti Now: A Global Benefit for Earthquake Relief
6
3
Role:
Himself
Starring:
Christina Aguilera, Jennifer Aniston, Ben Affleck, Muhammad Ali, Ellen Barkin
17. Ali G's Christmas Message to the Nation (1999)
5
3
Ali G's Christmas Message to the Nation
5
3
Role:
Ali G
Starring:
Geoffrey Roper
Directed By:
Dan Mazer
18. Jack and Jeremy's Police 4 (1995)
5
3
Jack and Jeremy's Police 4
5
3
Role:
Various
Starring:
Meera Syal, Mark Arden, Jeremy Hardy, Jack Dee, Rupert Bates
Directed By:
Ed Bye
19. Past Forward (2016)
3
4
Past Forward
3
4
Starring:
Freida Pinto, John Krasinski, Connie Britton, Jack Huston, Allison Williams
Directed By:
David O. Russell
20. Punch (1996)
3
4
Punch
3
4
Starring:
Ricky Grover, Sarah Case, Andy Linden, Gary Delaney
Directed By:
David Yates
21. The Jolly Boys' Last Stand (2000)
3
3
The Jolly Boys' Last Stand
3
3
Starring:
Andy Serkis, Edward Woodall, Milo Twomey, Rebecca Craig
Directed By:
Christopher Payne

Animation Movies

The Simpsons
16
2
The Simpsons
TV-14
16
2
Starring:
Liam Neeson, Channing Tatum, Mel Brooks, Ian McKellen, Joe Pantoliano, Norman Lear, Sarah Silverman
Directed By:
Madagascar (2005)
11
5
Madagascar
TV-PG
11
5

Marty the zebra, Alex the lion, Melman the giraffe and Gloria the hippopotamus are best friends at New York's Central Park Zoo. Marty yearns for a life in the wilderness. His attempt to escape the zoo eventually lands the four on a ship en route to Africa. However, when the ship capsizes, they land in Madagascar and now have to learn to survive in the wild.

 

Role:
Julien (voice)
Starring:
David Schwimmer, Ben Stiller, Chris Rock, Cedric the Entertainer, Jada Pinkett Smith, Jada Pinkett Smith
Directed By:
Eric Darnell, Tom McGrath
Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted (2012)
8
4
Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted
TV-PG
8
4

An animated comedy, Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted is the third film in the series and showcases four animals still trying to get back to their home in Central Park Zoo of New York. In this instalment, Alex, Marty, Gloria and Melman join a travelling circus in Europe, all the while trying to evade capture by an overzealous animal control officer.

Role:
Julien (voice)
Starring:
Bryan Cranston, Jessica Chastain, Frances McDormand, Vinnie Jones, Martin Short, Paz Vega, Ben Stiller
Directed By:
Eric Darnell, Tom McGrath, Conrad Vernon
Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008)
8
4
Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa
TV-PG
8
4

In their attempt to fly back to New York City aboard the rickety airplane, the Madagascar animals run out of fuel and crash-land in Africa, where Alex is reunited with his parents. However, the zoo-lion disappoints his father being unable to complete the rite of passage, while his homesick friends eagerly wait for the penguins to fix the plane.

Role:
Julien (voice)
Starring:
Willow Smith, Al Roker, Bernie Mac, Zachary Gordon, Alec Baldwin, Ben Stiller, Chris Rock
Directed By:
Eric Darnell, Tom McGrath

TV Shows

Curb Your Enthusiasm
54
7
Curb Your Enthusiasm
TV-MA
54
7
Starring:
Meg Ryan, Ali Larter, John Legend, Bob Odenkirk, Kathy Griffin, Richard Lewis, Nick Offerman
Directed By:
Robert B. Weide, Larry Charles, Bryan Gordon, David Steinberg, Alec Berg
The Daily Show
25
5
The Daily Show
TV-14
25
5
Starring:
Hasan Minhaj, Josh Gad, Danny Trejo, Liev Schreiber, Jon Stewart, Christopher Guest, Patrick Stewart
Directed By:
Chuck O'Neil, Scott Preston, Andy Barsh, Paul Pennolino
Eastbound & Down
28
6
Eastbound & Down
TV-MA
28
6
Starring:
Jason Sudeikis, Matthew McConaughey, Lily Tomlin, Marilyn Manson, Katy Mixon, Lindsay Lohan, Don Johnson
Directed By:
Late Night with Conan O'Brien
15
3
Late Night with Conan O'Brien
TV-14
15
3
Starring:
Benjamin Bratt, Abe Vigoda, Donald Glover, Louis C.K., Amy Poehler, Bill Hader, Gilbert Gottfried
Directed By:
Madonna: Celebration - The Video Collection (2009)
9
2
Madonna: Celebration - The Video Collection
9
2
Role:
Ali G
Starring:
John Leguizamo, Mike Myers, Danny Aiello, Aidan Quinn, Sofia Boutella, Sofia Coppola, Matthew Modine
The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien
11
3
The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien
TV-14
11
3
Starring:
Christopher Meloni, Viveca Paulin, Christopher Guest, Conan O'Brien, Andy Richter, Richie 'La Bamba' Rosenberg
Directed By:
Allan Kartun
Da Ali G Show
14
3
Da Ali G Show
14
3
Role:
Ali G / ...
Starring:
Tamzin Outhwaite, Steve Ellington, T.N.T. Crew
Directed By:
James Bobin, Steve Smith
Awards:
BAFTA Award for Best Comedy Performance, BAFTA Award for Best Comedy (Programme or Series)
Ali G, Innit (1999)
8
3
Ali G, Innit
8
3
Role:
Ali G
Starring:
Alex Alonso
Highston
8
3
Highston
TV-MA
8
3
Starring:
Chris Parnell, Curtis Armstrong, Flea, Kurt Fuller, Mary Lynn Rajskub
Directed By:
Valerie Faris, Jonathan Dayton
Ali G, Aiii (2000)
8
3
Ali G, Aiii
8
3
Role:
Ali G / Borat
Starring:
Jenna Jameson, John Henry, Gail Porter
Directed By:
James Bobin, Steve Smith
The 11 O'Clock Show
7
3
The 11 O'Clock Show
7
3
Starring:
Dave Attell, Ricky Gervais, Leigh Francis, Daisy Donovan, Iain Lee
Directed By:
James Bobin, Steve Smith, Claire Michel
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross
8
3
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross
8
3
Starring:
Leigh Francis, Barry Humphries, Jonathan Ross, Stephen de Martin, Ian Parkin
Directed By:
John L. Spencer, Mick Thomas
Howard Stern on Demand
7
3
Howard Stern on Demand
TV-MA
7
3
Starring:
Pauly Shore, Artie Lange, Howard Stern, Robin Quivers, Fred Norris
Directed By:
Robin Quivers, Scott DePace, Jason Sirotin, Lee Gerowitz, Cone Chamberlain
Ali G: Bling Bling (2001)
7
3
Ali G: Bling Bling
7
3
Role:
Ali G
Starring:
Alex Alonso
Directed By:
James Bobin
Late Show with David Letterman
10
5
Late Show with David Letterman
10
5
Starring:
Mike Judge, Idina Menzel, Tricia Helfer, Cristin Milioti, Jake T. Austin, Bebe Neuwirth, Daniel Radcliffe
Directed By:
Jerry Foley, Hal Gurnee, Randi Grossack
Días de cine
6
3
Días de cine
6
3
Starring:
Antonio Gasset, Elena S. Sánchez, Gerardo Sánchez
Directed By:
Antonio Gasset, Gerardo Sánchez, César Abeytua, Raúl Alda
Madonna: Music (2000)
6
3
Madonna: Music
6
3
Role:
Ali G.
Starring:
Debi Mazar, Madonna, Niki Harris
Directed By:
Jonas Åkerlund
Rove Live
6
3
Rove Live
6
3
Starring:
Barry Humphries, Rove McManus, Peter Helliar, Corinne Grant, Bruce Mansfield
Directed By:
Peter Ots
Comedy Nation
4
3
Comedy Nation
4
3
Role:
Various
Starring:
Peter Serafinowicz, Fiona Allen, David Sant
Directed By:
Gareth Carrivick, Angela Smith De Chastelai
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno
6
5
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno
TV-14
6
5
Starring:
Chris Isaak, Cloris Leachman, Erik Estrada, Isabelle Fuhrman, Florence Henderson, Jay Leno, Brie Larson
Directed By:
Liz Plonka, Ellen Brown, Anthony Caleca, Steve Paley, Star Price
El hormiguero
4
3
El hormiguero
4
3
Starring:
Juan Ibáñez Pérez, Pablo Motos, Damián Molla Herman, Jorge Marrón Martín
Directed By:
Pablo Motos, Jorge Salvador
Reel Comedy
3
3
Reel Comedy
3
3
Starring:
Carla Gugino, Vince Vaughn, Ben Stiller, Will Ferrell, Rob Schneider, Adam McKay, Paul F. Tompkins
Directed By:
Natalie Barandes
Da Ali G Show
0
0
Da Ali G Show
TV-MA
0
0
Role:
Ali G / ...
Directed By:
James Bobin, Dan Mazer

Sacha Baron Cohen Awards

Golden Globe Awards
Borat Subsequent Moviefilm: Delivery of Prodigious Bribe to American Regime for Make Benefit Once Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy 2021
Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical 2007
BAFTA Awards
Da Ali G Show Best Comedy Performance 2001
Da Ali G Show Best Comedy (Programme or Series) 2001
MTV Movie & TV Awards
Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan Best Comedic Performance 2007
Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby Best Kiss 2007