Picture from Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues
Overall C-

Anchorman Ron Burgundy (Will Ferrell) is back in this sequel that continues to spoof the news industry. Also starring are Christina Applegate, Paul Rudd, Steve Carell and David Koechner in a script promising the same sexual humor as the last time you tuned in.

Violence B-
Sexual Content D
Profanity C-
Substance Use D+

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for crude and sexual content, drug use, language and comic violence.

Talk to your kids about…

Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues

In this film broadcast news is seen as having a greater priority on style and personality than on delivering the most important news. How true do you think this portrayal is? What role do ratings play in this equation? What kind of news are you most interested in?

Is news reporting important in a democracy? Do you feel journalism today is better or worse than it was in Ron Burgundy’s time (roughly 30 years ago)?