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Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004)

Comedy Rated PG-13

Co-writer and star Will Ferrell gets his own playground with this portrait of a 1970s news anchor, and he delivers what may be his definitive pompous dimwit. It’s often hysterical, if still a one-note role compared to his tragic clown in Old School. Burgundy is more of a living one-liner. With hilarious support from Steve Carell and Paul Rudd and a host of amusing cameos.