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The JoBlo Sunday Night Movie Chat: Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues

We have been experiencing some small technical problems with the chatroom. You can still access it easily by clicking the picture below and typing in the comment bar this command. /join #moviefancentral This week, we aren't going to be chatting about a movie in theaters. Instead we are going to play catch up and talk about a highly anticipated movie that we missed last year....

Paramount to release dramatic cut of Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues

Whether this is an April Fools Day joke or not, the mere fact that Paramount went through the effort to assemble this makes it worth noting. Now, as you may already be aware, ANCHORMAN 2: THE LEGEND CONTINUES has been released in both a PG-13 theatrical cut, an extended unrated cut, and an even longer R-rated version with 763 new jokes. Now, a fourth cut has been announced: The No Joke...

Adam McKay to direct The Big Short from Moneyball writer Michael Lewis

Hot off the sequel  ANCHORMAN 2: THE LEGEND CONTINUES, director Adam McKay is set to go into more dramatic fare with THE BIG SHORT, based on the book by MONEYBALL author Michael Lewis. The book chronicles the housing and creit bubble of the 2000's and will be produced by Paramount and Brad Pitt 's Plan B, which also produced Pitt's MONEYBALL. "Michael Lewis...

Review: Cheap Thrills

PLOT: A down on his luck family man and a shifty old acquaintance find themselves caught up in a morbid scenario when a wealthy couple offers them a large sum of money to participate in an increasingly dangerous series of endurance tests and mind games. REVIEW: This is a nasty little numberÖ Regardless of what you know about E.L. Katz 's CHEAP THRILLS, it's even more...

The Anchorman 2 gag reel is as hilarious as you would expect it to be

ANCHORMAN 2: THE LEGEND CONTINUES may mark the end of Ron Burgundy's big screen adventures, but with the upcoming Blu-ray we can expect to see countless outtakes and deleted scenes that didn't make the cut. That also means we will get to see all of the times the cast made each other crack up during production. But, why wait until the Blu-ray when you can check out the gag reel right now....

Sony animation unveils upcoming slate; Smurfs, Popeye, Hotel Transylvania 2

Sony Pictures Animation has unveiled its upcoming production slate, with two new sequels and two new original features. The line-up includes yet another iteration of THE SMURFS, although the next one will forego the live-action and stick to CGI, which may (I said MAY) improve its quality from its abyssmal predecessors. Also on the docket is a return to HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA, the fart-joke...

Adam McKay kills any hopes of Anchorman 3

Knights of Columbus, this hurts! According to Adam McKay , heís done with the world of Ron Burgundy and the rest of the news team. When the director was asked about a possible third installment, this is what he had to say: Itís done. I think thatís it. It was great to do it and it was so fun to work with those guys again, but I think thatís it for Ron Burgundy....

Super-sized R rated version of Anchorman 2 coming to theaters for one week

Do you want or need more Ron Burgundy in your life? Then I've got some great news for you. A super-sized R rated version of ANCHORMAN 2: THE LEGEND CONTINUES will be hitting select theaters for one week only starting February 28th . The extended version will contain 763 new jokes , and although it's not clear what the runtime will be, the original was 1 hour and 59 minutes...

Cool Videos: Anchorman's Champ Kind gets sued in The People's Court by Dorothy Mantooth

ANCHORMAN fans may remember the scene from the original movie when David Koechner 's Champ Kind insulted Wes Mantooth ( Vince Vaughn ) by saying he would take Wes' mother, Dorothy, out of a nice seafood dinner and never call her back. Now, we all know that Dorothy Mantooth is a saint, but we never found out if Champ actually followed through on the threat. Now we do. This new video...

Crazy red-band trailer for black comedy Cheap Thrills is like The Hangover meets Saw

Well, this looks suprisingly fun. I hadn't heard of CHEAP THRILLS until today, but after seeing the trailer it looks like it could be a dark horse for early 2014. Starring David Koechner (ANCHORMAN), Pat Healy (RESCUE DAWN), Sara Paxton (THE INNKEEPERS), and an almost unrecognizeable Ethan Embry (CAN'T HARDLY WAIT), this black comedy/thriller looks like a mash-up of...

Top 10 Fun Facts About Anchorman

It would have been too easy to put together a list of the best quotes or best gags in the ANCHORMAN movies. So, instead of saying "I Love Lamp" or "Scotchy Scotch Scotch" for the billionth time, here is a list of facts and trivia behind the ANCHORMAN movies. Some of these you may know and others may be news to you. So, sit back, enjoy a little afternoon delight, and let this top ten list...

Review: Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues

PLOT: It's the 80s, and Ron Burgundy and his news team are now in New York and making a name for themselves as part of the first 24-hour cable news network. But Ron's life is in shambles: he's split from his wife, having a hard time connecting with his son and feeling the pressure from a competing anchor. Can Ron persevere and keep it classy? REVIEW: The only two things one need...