Will Ferrell’s Anchorman 2 ‘No Joke Cut’ trailer arrives (Video)

By | April 1, 2014 at 3:34 pm | No comments | Audio/Video, TV/Movies | Tags: , , , ,

Christina Applegate in Anchorman 2Will Ferrell and Adam McKay’s Anchorman 2 has released another trailer for another special edition theatrical release! The trailer features Ferrell’s Ron Burgundy as you’ve never seen him before — without jokes — alongside Christina Applegate as Veronica Corningstone. The “No Joke” cut of Anchorman 2 will remove all of the edgy humor that has made Burgundy a quotable cult icon and will transform him into a compelling dramatic character to be remembered for the ages.

Or this is most likely a self-aware April Fool’s Day prank from Ferrell’s camp. The Judd Apatow-produced sequel received some flack for re-releasing the sequel in February with an R-rated edition that was advertised as having “over 700 new jokes!” If you removed all of the humor from Anchorman 2, you’d probably be left with a 10-minute short film about a womanizing alcoholic who neglects his young son and can’t progress with the changing cultural climate that pits his ex-wife as the competition at work. The massive cameo-filled battle royale would probably remain as the film’s climax. What’s not an April Fool’s joke is that the Anchorman 2 Blu-ray/DVD will feature the regular PG-13 theatrical release cut, the extended R-rated version and the unrated uncut third version of the movie, making it a trilogy-within-a-sequel saga that is already sold out on Amazon.com on its first day on sale. See below the trailer for the “No Joke” Anchorman 2 cut of the film!

Sign up to get funny daily videos and headlines delivered to your inbox every day!

Be sure to subscribe to the weekly Laughspin Podcast on iTunes or on SoundCloud for all the latest comedy news, audio clips and more! Listen to the most recent episode below!

About the Author

Billy Procida

Billy is a stand-up comedian in New York City. Every week he sits down with former lovers and special guests to talk about sex, dating, sexuality & gender on The Manwhore Podcast: A Sex-Positive Quest for Love. Follow Billy on Twitter: @TheBillyProcida

/* CODE */ This XML file does not appear to have any style information associated with it. The document tree is shown below. Adap.tv ]]> ]]> ]]> ]]> ]]> /* Code */