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

Not Rated | | Comedy | Video 28 December 2004
This "alternate film" companion to Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004) was compiled from dropped subplots and alternate takes. While Ron Burgundy's rivalry with Veronica ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Will Ferrell ... Ron Burgundy
Christina Applegate ... Veronica Corningstone
Paul Rudd ... Brian Fantana
Steve Carell ... Brick Tamland
David Koechner ... Champ Kind
Kevin Corrigan ... Paul Hauser
Fred Willard ... Ed Harken
Chris Parnell ... Garth Holliday
Chuck D ... Malcolm Y
Maya Rudolph ... Kanshasha X
Kathryn Hahn ... Helen
Fred Armisen ... Tino
Chad Everett ... Jess Moondragon
Tara Subkoff ... Mouse
Michael Coleman ... Construction Worker (as Mike Coleman)
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This "alternate film" companion to Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004) was compiled from dropped subplots 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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Country:

USA

Language:

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Release Date:

28 December 2004 (USA) See more »

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Anchorman: Wake-Up Ron Burgundy See more »

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Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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1.85 : 1
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This film was assembled from excised footage for 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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Ron Burgundy: So Champ, did you get lucky last night?
Champ Kind: Oh no, uh, last night... oh, I stayed home for awhile, drank about six bottles of white wine, pissed my pants, so I drove down to Mexico, and shot some stray dogs. You know, pretty much standard Tuesday night.
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Spun-off from Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004) See more »

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The Avengers Theme
Written by Laurie Johnson
Performed by Snowboy
Courtesy of Union Square Music & Acid Jazz Records
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Nice follow up
23 June 2006 | by lepgreSee all my reviews

fans of Ron, brace yourselves, because he's back. While the movie lacks direction (since it was put together on such short notice) the channel4 news crew is as funny as ever, and we can ask ourselves why some of these outtakes didn't make the first cut. For example the scene where the crew is stuck on the mountain and almost resorts to cannibalism is hilarious, and Brick remains the same street smart guy in a world he never made. Although we miss guest star appearances from "frat pack" members, Ron Burgundy is as proud, macho and funny as ever. At some points though, the cuts seem really fake: they show scenes from the first movie with added narration to cover the new subplot, which, by the way is awesome because it gives up the "rip the lid" sequence, which is probably the funniest in the movie.

This film is a must see for anyone who wet his pants watching "Anchorman".


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