“Anchorman” Ron Burgundy and his band of merry broadcasters are back in theaters…
“Anchorman 2″ is fun & silly and it’s gotten some pretty decent ratings. But could it actually be the “most important” film of the year?
Reason.tv’s Nick Gillespie makes a good case with 3 key reasons:
1. It Foregrounds Media Cliches and Pat Formulas.
2. It (de)humanizes the Production of “News.”
3. It Eviscerates the Media’a Hero Complex