It’s been the most heavily marketed sequel in movie history. We’ve seen Will Ferrell sing, swear and read the news (for real). He’s even provided a Christmas message for tomorrow’s issue of Time Out London. But is all this bluster justified? Lest we forget, the first ‘Anchorman’ wasn’t a big hit with critics – or, indeed, with audiences – when it was first released back in 2004. It was only when the film hit DVD that its reputation started to grow. Now, almost a decade later, anticipation for the sequel, ‘Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues’, has hit fever pitch. But is it the laugh-a-minute gagfest the Burgundians have been hotly anticipating?
Find out by reading our first-look review of ‘Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues’.