• Released
  • December 18, 2013
  • PG-13 , 2 hr 2 min
  • Comedy
  • 9,091 Fan Ratings
Synopsis: The on-going adventures of San Diego's top-rated, legendary newsman.

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Chicago Sun-Times

By Richard Roeper
Ferrell and his longtime collaborator Adam McKay have a unique gift for creating characters that are human car wrecks yet somehow win our...
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80

Total Film

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Bigger and broader than before, Ron’s return occasionally feels like autocue’d sequel-making. But it spikes old news with enough fresh...
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75

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

It’s a stacked lineup, and considering the profound un-funniness of so many Hollywood comedies, the fact that the film bats somewhere...
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75

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
When is a movie fall-down funny even when some scenes fall flat on their fat ones? When it's Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues.
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75

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
No manner of bizarre distraction can keep Anchorman's hapless hero from his mission: "I'm going to do what God put Ron Burgundy on this...
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Peter Hartlaub
Yet it's very funny, a disappointment only to those who expect to see something bold and new.
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75

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
The movie cleverly spoofs the 24-hour TV news cycle, as well as sexism and racism in the workplace. Not every scene is equally funny, of...
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70

NPR

By Ian Buckwalter
It's impossible for all of them to work, but the sheer volume of material, delivered by a cast dedicated to the absolute absurdity of the...
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70

Variety

By Scott Foundas
A modestly less quotable but generously funny new adventure for scotch-and-mahogany-loving 1970s newsman Ron Burgundy.
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70

Village Voice

By Stephanie Zacharek
The good news is that Anchorman 2 is pretty funny. It's also more rambling and hit-or-miss than its predecessor, which means, thankfully,...
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Comedic Genius

By jkbivona
This is quotable and hilarious. It almost brought me to the ground i was laughing so hard. Amazing comeback and a very suitable plot. At times like the fight scene it got out of control but other...

Will Ferrell is Sex. Period.

By paolucci42
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Anchorman 2

By wesvyverberg
Amazing ensemble cast with a long list of quality cameos such as Harrison Ford, when was last time you saw him in a comedy? The news team fight scene was classic... john c riley in holographic form,...

Great

By aidanh260
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Do not waste your time

By justincurtishoughton
This had to be the worst movie I have seen in my whole life and I have seen some pretty bad movies. I loved the first one and about 40 minutes into this we we walked out. First time I have ever...

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Rated PG-13 | For Crude and sexual content, drug use, language and comic violence
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Pause for kids 14 & under Burgundy returns in irreverent sequel with innuendo galore.
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