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No 'Anchorman 3' On The Horizon

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For almost a decade, fans were rooting for director Adam McKay to get the sequel to Anchorman off the ground. After some negotiating with Paramount, Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues was made. Is there a possibility that we'll be seeing yet another sequel anywhere in the near future? Unfortunately that's a hard no.

'Anchorman: The Legend Continues' Gets A Super Sized R-Rated Cut In...

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Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues is a December release that came out to mixed reviews, but audiences still enjoyed themselves all the same as they went on yet another adventure with Ron Burgundy (Will Ferrell) and the rest of the Channel 4 news team. The sequel is lucky enough to get one more release, but this time the version we'll be seeing is a bit different from...

Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues: Movie Review

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Though it's great to have the channel 4 news team back together again, Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues is likely to lightly disappoint those who've been salivating for more adventures with Will Ferrell's Ron Burgundy and the gang. Yes, there's plenty of funny, and it's easily one of the best comedy sequels ever. But when you're ranking those, it points out that most...

'Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues' May Get A Second Theatrical Release...

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Though Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues, the long-await sequel to the 2004 comedy hit Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy starring Will Ferrell, won’t even hit theaters until December 20, 2013, director Adam McKay is already mulling over theatrically releasing an alternate cut of Anchorman 2: The Legend...

'Anchorman: The Legend Continues' Trailer: Ron Burgandy Faces The 1980s

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It’s finally here, kids: the long-awaited trailer for Anchorman: The Legend Continues.   After years of waiting (nine years, to be exact, since Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgandy was first released in the halcyon days of 2004), you can finally see what became of  Ron Burgandy (Will Ferrell), Brick Tamland (Steve Carell), Champ Kind (David...

Top Ten Best Comedy Sequels (That Aren't Sequels)

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The biggest problem with a sequel to a successful comedy is that it's hard not to either disappoint, or basically remake the first film. Such is why The Hangover sequels have been so disappointing. Often, the best solution is to get the gang back together, but do something completely different. Here's out top ten list of films that brought back a lot of the same...

'Anchorman 2' Adds Even More Cameos

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With Anchorman: The Legend Continues one of the most anticipated films of the year, it's going to be hard to keep a lid on some of the film's secrets. Like who's coming back in small parts, and who's cameo-ing (we're not talking about someone like Harrison Ford, who looks to have a meatier role). So, if you want to know about three cameos, read on. If not, we...

'Anchorman: The Legend Continues' May Grab Kristen Wiig

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When you've turned into one of America's comedy sweethearts, you're bound to land great roles in some of the bigger comedies to burst into theaters. Obviously we're referring to Kristen Wiig, the Saturday Night Live alum whose surprise hit Bridesmaids turned her into the comedy superstar that she is. So to find out that she's in talks to land a role as a love interest...

'Anchorman 2' Trailer Promises Hot Breath In Your Ear, Stankiness, And...

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Anchorman: The Legend Continues (or Anchorman 2, for those of you with short attention spans) dropped a new teaser onto the internet this morning (as if new teases for Skyfall and The Master weren’t enough for one day).  A bit of a rush job, there’s no new footage in the Anchorman: The Legend Continues teaser, but it does round up Will Ferrell, Paul...

'Anchorman 2' Gets A New Poster And A New Title

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Ever since the March announcement that Anchorman 2 was finally happening, fans have been waiting for any kind of preview of the long-awaited sequel.  This week, we get two—teasers for the film have been attached to prints of The Dictator, and today, we have a teaser poster heralding the film, it’s new official title, and a loose release date.  Check it out after the...

Adam McKay Talks 'Anchorman 2' Plot Details

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With the news that Anchorman was finally getting the sequel its creators had tried to make (for years now), you'd figure they'd have their ideas and plans on lockdown. There was talk of testing it as a stage show, and all sorts of interesting rumors about the directions it could head, but writer/director Adam McKay has talked about their progress so far. He tells...

Will Ferrell Announces 'Anchorman 2' On 'Conan'

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Cult comedy fans have something to rejoice about this morning—after years of Paramount Pictures stating it simply wouldn’t happen due to the low cost effectiveness of comedy sequels, Will Ferrell appeared on Conan on Wednesday night in character as Ron Burgandy.  Why?  To play a few flute solos,  suggest host Conan O’Brien undergo plastic surgery after...

Video: The Other Guys Press Conference

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This past weekend we sat down to a press conference with some of the cast members of The Other Guys to talk about their upcoming mock-buddy-cop comedy. Writer/Director Adam McKay, Will Ferrell, Michael Keaton, Eva Mendes and Mark Wahlberg were all in attendance and ready to perform for the flip cams! Between Ferrell joking about forcing his children to watch him in...

Adam McKay To Direct Garth Ennis' The Boys?

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Anchorman, Step Brothers, and The Other Guys director Adam McKay is looking for a new gig. Now that its been confirmed that Paramount won't greenlight the Anchorman sequel, he needs some fresh material. According to Collider, the director is a serious comic book fan and he's being courted as a potential...

Paramount Says Anchorman 2 NOT Happening!

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Have you ever wanted something so bad you could taste it? We felt that way about the sequel to the 2004 workplace comedy Anchorman and guess what? It's not happening. After months of rumors and false hope, Paramount has officially given the Adam McKay project the shaft.

Official The Other Guys Teaser Trailer

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Hold on to your buddy cop movie cliches because the first trailer for Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg's comedy The Other Guys has hit the net. The film is directed by frequent Ferrell collaborator Adam McKay (Anchorman was awesome!) and co-stars the eternally cool Samuel L. Jackson and Dwayne Johnson. There are explosions, there's dancing, and...

Samuel L. Jackson Joins The Other Guys

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The buddy cop comedy The Other Guys, which was tentatively entitled The B Team has two new recruits. According to Variety, Samuel L. Jackson and Dwayne Johnson will co-star in the film, that is being headlined by Mark Wahlberg and Will Ferrell. Production on the Columbia produced feature starts tomorrow and will be directed by Adam McKay.

Judd Apatow Talks Anchorman 2

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Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy has to be one of my favorite movies. The 2004 Judd Apatow produced film featured Will Ferrell as the title character, based in 1970's San Diego. Ever since the infamous "alley fight," fans have wanted to see more from Ron, Brian, Champ, and Brick. Over at Empire they spoke to Apatow himself about...