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Wake Up, Ron Burgundy: The Lost Movie (2004)

Video  -  Comedy  -  28 December 2004 (USA)
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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 »

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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 Corningstone continues, a group of unprofessional thieves better known as 'The Alarm Clock' try to make the truth known, whatever that may be. Written by Rhyl Donnelly

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This film was assembled from excised footage for the film Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004). See more »

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While driving to the observatory, the cars passed by are recent models as opposed to 1970s models See more »

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Malcolm Y: Know what we should do with this money?
Paul Hauser: I think we should buy a big bag of grass.
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Referenced in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.102 (2011) See more »

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Let Me Love You Tonight
Written by Green, Wilson, Woodard
Performed by Pure Prairie League
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A must for Ferrell fans... and especially for those who were begging for more of the news team...
6 January 2005 | by (New York, NY) – See all my reviews

This film is definitely worth checking out if you were a fan of the theatrical film "Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy." This feature seems to be made of cut footage from the first movie, including a complete alternate ending for the original film. In many ways, this second ending makes more sense from a writing standpoint, as many things that are introduced early on in the script (that are funny on their own, don't get me wrong) come back in the dramatic conclusion.

The only flaw in this feature is that it tries to pass itself off a sequel, instead of cut footage, and it doesn't quite work. Then again, if you can suspend your disbelief -- that concept becomes pretty funny, as well.

Chock full of great material from Will Ferrell, this film also gives some more screen time for Paul Rudd, Steve Carell, and David Koechner. Justin Long (Dodgeball) even makes an appearance.

Great stuff... although it starts to raise the question - how much money did they spend on this movie? Enjoy folks!

Goulet.


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