PG-13 | | Comedy
Ron Burgundy is San Diego's top-rated newsman in the male-dominated broadcasting of the 1970s, but that's all about to change for Ron and his cronies when an ambitious woman is hired as a new anchor.
A sequel was pitched to Paramount, but was initially rejected. Will Ferrell later announced that "Anchorman" would get a sequel in March of 2012.
There was a time, a time before cable. When the local anchorman reigned supreme. When people believed everything they heard on TV. This was an age when only men were allowed to read the news. And in San Diego, one anchorman was more man then the ...
When Ron Burgundy calls his news team to him with the giant seashell, his echoing call is heard over an aerial view of a cityscape; on the side of one of the buildings is NBC's current "peacock" logo. During the late 70s, NBC was using a stylized "N" as its logo.
There is one more scene after the end credits roll with the Anchor Team walking as Ron talk about where they will be years from now.
English, French, Spanish
$28,416,365 (USA) (9 July 2004)
$84,136,909 (USA) (20 August 2004)
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