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2. Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004)
PG-13 | 94 min | Comedy
Ron Burgundy is San Diego's top rated newsman in the male-dominated broadcasting of the 70's, but that's all about to change for Ron and his cronies when an ambitious woman is hired as a new anchor.
5. God Bless America (2011)
R | 105 min | Action, Comedy, Crime
On a mission to rid society of its most repellent citizens, terminally ill Frank makes an unlikely accomplice in 16-year-old Roxy.
6. The Colbert Report (2005– )
TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, News, Talk-Show
Satirical newscaster Stephen Colbert provides humorous commentary on the big issues going on in the United States and the rest of the world, with his larger-than-life ego and overly-patriotic spirit along with him every step of the way.
10. Wake Up, Ron Burgundy: The Lost Movie (2004 Video)
Not Rated | 93 min | Comedy
This "alternate film" companion to Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004) was compiled from dropped sub-plots and alternate takes. While Ron Burgundy's rivalry with Veronica ... See full summary »
12. TV: The Movie (2006)
R | 86 min | Comedy
A celebration of the ever increasing depravity of television in our society-- it's a channel surfing adventure through the most utterly ridiculous spoofed television programming and commercials.
14. Tere Bin Laden (2010)
Not Rated | 95 min | Comedy, Drama
A Pakistani news reporter concocts a novel video in a desperate bid to immigrate to the United States of America.
18. The Day Today (1994– )
30 min | Comedy
A spoof of the the British style of news broadcasting - including ridiculous stories, patronising vox pops, offensively hard-hitting research and a sports presenter clearly struggling for metaphors.
23. The Newsroom (2004–2005)
22 min | Drama, Comedy
Resuscitation of the acclaimed 1996-97 series that picks up nearly a decade later. We again follow the exploits of George Findlay in this biting satire of the day-to-day operations of the mainstream news media.
25. Saturday Night Live 25 (1999 TV Special)
160 min | Documentary, Comedy, Music
A TV special celebrating the 25th anniversary of Saturday Night Live. Before a celebrity audience, many of the former cast members and guest hosts return to perform their signature ... See full summary »
Writers: Tina Fey, Anne Beatts, Tom Davis, Steve Higgins, Marilyn Suzanne Miller, Paula Pell, Paul Shaffer, T. Sean Shannon, Michael Shoemaker | Directors: Beth McCarthy-Miller, James Signorelli | Stars: Dan Aykroyd, Alec Baldwin, Candice Bergen, David Bowie
26. Kenny Hotz's Triumph of the Will (2011– )
22 min | Comedy, Crime, Reality-TV
SERIES SYNOPSIS Kenny Hotz from Testees & Kenny vs. Spenny, is finished with trivial tête-à-tête competitions and is ready to take on the world... See full synopsis »
28. The Attack of the Giant Mousaka (1999)
99 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi
Around the year 2000, a terrible occurence shocks the city of Athens: a huge piece of moussaka appears on the city streets, spreading panic and death. Everyone keeps wondering: why, where, ... See full summary »
35. The TVTV Show (1976 TV Movie)
74 min | Comedy
Writers: David Axlerod, Mary Kay Brown, Brian Doyle-Murray, Peter Elbling, Christopher Guest, Brian McConnachie, Bill Murray, Harold Ramis, Michael Shamberg | Director: Alan Myerson | Stars: Howard Hesseman, Mary Frann, Rene Auberjonois, Brian Doyle-Murray
36. Man in a Cocked Hat (1959)
88 min | Comedy
Great Britain has had an international agreement for the last 50 years with a small pacific island. It has been ignored until the death of their king brings it to the attention of the ... See full summary »
42. Rutland Weekend Television (1975–1976)
30 min | Comedy, Music
Low budget comedy sketch series purporting to show the programming of a low key regional television service. Written by Eric Idle of 'Monty Python's Flying Circus' fame. A popular feature ... See full summary »
44. Mr. Show and the Incredible, Fantastical News Report (1998 TV Movie)
25 min | Comedy
A seventies-looking news broadcast sets up several "Mr. Show" (1995) clips for the upcoming season. Only these newscasters aren't the professionals that they should be, and eventually ... See full summary »
Writers: Scott Aukerman, Jerry Collins, David Cross, Jay Johnston, Bill Odenkirk, Bob Odenkirk, BJ Porter, Brian Posehn, Dino Stamatopoulos, Michael Stoyanov, Paul F. Tompkins, Mike Upchurch | Directors: Troy Miller, John Moffitt | Stars: Fort Atkinson, Ashlie Chan, David Cross, Lewis Dauber
46. Saturday Night Live Weekend Update Halftime Special (2003 TV Movie)
Writers: Doug Abeles, James Anderson, Tina Fey, Charlie Grandy, Steve Higgins, Erik Kenward, Dennis McNicholas, Lorne Michaels, Matt Murray, Paula Pell, Michael Schur, Frank Sebastiano, T. Sean Shannon, Andrew Steele | Directors: Beth McCarthy-Miller, James Signorelli | Stars: Jimmy Fallon, Tina Fey, Darrell Hammond, Horatio Sanz