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Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004)  link to Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 17

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IMDb Rating:
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7.2/10 (272173 votes)

Country: USA, 1h 34min

Spoken Languages: English, French, Spanish

Genre(s): Comedy

Director(s): Adam McKay

Cast: Will Ferrell (as Ron Burgundy), Christina Applegate (as Veronica Corningstone), Paul Rudd (as Brian Fantana), Steve Carell (as Brick Tamland), David Koechner (as Champ Kind)

Medium: Original DVD,

Storyline: In 1970s San Diego, journalism was a well respected profession and people actually cared about what they saw on TV. And the top rated anchor man in the city is Ron Burgundy. He enjoys his run at the top, and has for the last five years. And his news team is equally as good as he is. Professional jock and former professional baseball player Champ Kind handles the sports, the curiously dim witted Brick Tamland - who's a few channels short of a cable subscription - handles the weather, and ladies' man Brian Fantana - whose collection of fine scents would be in the Guinness Book Of Records - handles the on-field reporting. But now all that is about to change forever. The TV station Burgundy works for, Channel 4, has embraced diversity and has hired a beautiful new female anchor named Veronica Corningstone. While Ron Burgundy and the rest of the Channel 4 news team enjoys fighting with competitors, drinking, and flirting with the ladies, Veronica quietly climbs her way to the top. And ...

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1