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Cronkite Night at the Movies: “Anchorman” and “Anchorman 2”

Double Feature
“Anchorman” and “Anchorman 2”

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 6:00pm

In “Anchorman,” Ron Burgundy is San Diego's top-rated newsman in the male-dominated broadcasting era of the 1970s, but that's all about to change when an ambitious woman is hired as a new anchor. (2004)

With the 1970s behind him, San Diego’s top-rated newsman Ron Burgundy and friends take New York’s first 24-hour cable news channel by storm, redefining what is considered newsworthy in “Anchorman 2.” (2013)

Introduced by Steve Elliott, director of digital news, Cronkite News Service and Mark Lodato, assistant dean, news director

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