History Film / AnchormanTheLegendOfRonBurgundy

12th Jan '18 3:26:25 AM jamespolk
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** Brian Fantana nicknames his penis "the Octagon", a reference to the eight-sided ring used in UFC, which did not come into being until 1993.
22nd Dec '17 3:35:12 PM ErraticQuelea
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* AerithAndBob: The members of The Alarm Clock: Kanshasha X, Mouse, Malcolm Y...and Paul.

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* AerithAndBob: Downplayed. The members of The Alarm Clock: Kanshasha X, Mouse, Malcolm Y...and Paul.
29th Nov '17 12:42:23 PM ChaoticNovelist
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* HotScoop: See MsFanservice below.
24th Nov '17 9:10:29 AM themisterfree
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* NewscasterCameo: Aside from Bill Kurtis as the narrator, when the crowds are gathering at the zoo, a news anchor from LA is seen briefly- played by actual LA news anchor Kent Shocknek.
24th Nov '17 7:51:08 AM tioseafj
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* RodgerRabbitEffect: The "Pleasure Town" sequence is an inversion, with the live action characters superimposed into a cartoon work rather than vice versa.

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* RodgerRabbitEffect: RogerRabbitEffect: The "Pleasure Town" sequence is an inversion, with the live action characters superimposed into a cartoon work rather than vice versa.
18th Aug '17 11:31:41 PM NWolfman
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''Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy'' is a [[Memes/AnchormanTheLegendOfRonBurgundy very memetic]] 2004 Creator/DreamWorks comedy produced by Creator/JuddApatow, directed by Adam [=McKay=], and starring Creator/WillFerrell (who also wrote the screenplay with [=McKay=]).

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''Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy'' is a [[Memes/AnchormanTheLegendOfRonBurgundy very memetic]] 2004 Creator/DreamWorks comedy produced by Creator/JuddApatow, directed by Creator/JuddApatow. It was the first of many collaborations between director Adam [=McKay=], [=McKay=] and starring Creator/WillFerrell (who also wrote the screenplay with [=McKay=]).
co-writer/star Creator/WillFerrell.
18th Aug '17 11:30:31 PM NWolfman
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* AffectionateParody: The two encounters between the news teams send up ''Theatre/WestSideStory''. With ''{{Film/Spartacus}}'' and ''Franchise/PlanetOfTheApes'' thrown in for good measure.

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* AffectionateParody: The two encounters between Of the news teams send up ''Theatre/WestSideStory''. With ''{{Film/Spartacus}}'' and ''Franchise/PlanetOfTheApes'' thrown ''Action News'' that was just starting to get big in for good measure.the 1970s.



* ChewingTheScenery: "'''I'M IN A GLASS CASE OF EMOTION!!!'''"



* RodgerRabbitEffect: The "Pleasure Town" sequence is an inversion, with the live action characters superimposed into a cartoon work rather than vice versa.



* ShoutOut: Burgundy finishes his jazz flute performance with the flute riff from Music/JethroTull's Aqualung. He even bellows the song title, like Ian Anderson does in the original.

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* ShoutOut: ShoutOut
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Burgundy finishes his jazz flute performance with the flute riff from Music/JethroTull's Aqualung. He even bellows the song title, like Ian Anderson does in the original.original.
** The two encounters between the news teams send up ''Theatre/WestSideStory''. With ''{{Film/Spartacus}}'' and ''Franchise/PlanetOfTheApes'' thrown in for good measure.



** Ron's is "You stay classy, San Diego", [[spoiler: which becomes "You stay classy, planet Earth" by the end of the film]].

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** Ron's is "You stay classy, San Diego", [[spoiler: which becomes "You stay classy, planet Earth" by when he and Verona join a global news network at the end of the film]].end]].
17th Jul '17 5:37:07 PM pyroclastic
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* BlowThatHorn: Ron tries to summon the rest of his news team with a conch shell he's [[{{Hammerspace}} produced from somewhere]], only to discover they've actually been hanging out twenty feet from him the whole time.
6th Jun '17 7:19:43 PM ImperialMajestyXO
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* DeliberateValuesDissonance: The movie doesn't exactly sugarcoat 1970s attitudes towards women.

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* DeliberateValuesDissonance: The While it plays them for comedy, the movie doesn't exactly sugarcoat or gloss over 1970s attitudes towards women.
28th May '17 2:53:06 PM hack-normal
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* BottledCool: Sex Panther by Odeon, which is illegal in nine countries. It's made with bits of real panther, so you know it's good. 60% of the time, it works ''every'' time. [[spoiler:It also smells like a used diaper fill with Indian food, a turn covered in burnt hair, and Bigfoot's dick--and has a tendency to set off the fire alarm. And it's so strong that the user has to be jet-hosed to expunge the stench.]]

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* BottledCool: Sex Panther by Odeon, which is illegal in nine countries. It's made with bits of real panther, so you know it's good. 60% of the time, it works ''every'' time. [[spoiler:It also smells like a used diaper fill filled with Indian food, a turn covered in burnt hair, and Bigfoot's dick--and has a tendency to set off the fire alarm. And it's so strong that the user has to be jet-hosed to expunge the stench.]]
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