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8 Reasons Why Ron Burgundy is The American Alan Partridge.


Knowing you Ron Burgundy, knowing him Alan Partridge. AH-HAAAA! Ahem…

As Will Ferrell powers through the momentous PR push for Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues it’s hard not to be reminded of another recent publicity trail that blurred the lines between reality and fiction. This got me thinking: Is Channel 4 News anchor and pub-time quote God Ron Burgundy the closest thing America has to our very own Alpha Papa, Alan Gordon Partridge? After all, the two guys have a heck of a lot in common. For example, they’ve both…

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Casa De Mi Padre director Matt Piedmont reveals casting details of his next movie King Dork

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With Casa De Mi Padre, director Matt Piedmont has created a crazy Spanish spoof that brings the laughs whilst proving that Will Ferrell’s comedy transcends language barriers. For his next project, he’ll tackle King Dork, an adaptation of the Frank Portman coming of age rock-comedy of the same name. IReviewToo sat down with Piedmont to discuss what he has up his sleeve for this Will Ferrell and Adam McKay produced movie.

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A Movie A Week#19: Carnage

Tensions run high in Carnage, a painfully funny dissection of relationships and human interaction from the master of claustrophobic cinema Roman Polanski.  Based on Yasmina Reza’s play God of Carnage, it invites us to spend an eventful afternoon with two sets of parents who’s children have recently gotten into a bit of a scuffle. What starts as a polite meeting of reconciliation slowly devolves into a battle of wills. As the polite smiles fade, an unbearable tension fills their tiny apartment setting, eventually spilling out of the mouths of these four seemingly concerned parents.

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A Movie a Week #3: Annie Hall

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Essentially every movie is a love story.  Boy meets girl, they fall in love, they live happily ever after – you know the score.  It’s what we’ve come to expect and chances are we’d be pretty peeved if it didn’t go down that way.  Read the rest of this entry