Having left San Diego for New York City, Ron Burgundy is living the high life with his wife Veronica Corningstone and son Walter Burgundy. However, when the boss decides to promote Veronica to full time lead anchor and fire Ron, everything changes. Now heading back to San Diego, Ron is washed up and working part time at Sea World. His shot at redemption though comes in the form of a man named Freddie Schapp, who's an executive producer at the Global News Network, the world's first 24 hour round the clock news channel. He hires Ron, who proceeds to reunite the news team of Champ, Brick, and Brian, and head back to New York City. While there Ron and his news team are given the graveyard shift and a challenge. Ron comes up with a radical new idea to transform the news and that puts him at the top of the game once again. But how long will Ron's newfound fame last? And will Brick finally find true love?
|nudity||A lady grabs a man by the testicles and throws him onto a thin glass window. A man tells another man that he has a date, the man shows him a cabinet of condoms. A man gives his 7-year-old son a lingerie set to give to his wife, instead the boy puts it on his head and runs around the room. Many crude sexual jokes.|
|violence||Ron attempts suicide within the first 15 minutes of the film. He doesn't die A large group of men and woman engage in a battle with weapons such as axes, guns, bats and tridents. An RV with four men inside flips; one is hit in the head with a bowling ball, another is hit in the head and the groin by another bowling ball, and a dog bites another man's arm and he yells. Ron slips on ice while skating and falls on his head, losing his vision. But after some time, he has an operation and comes back to normal Ron punches Doby, the shark Doby the shark trys to eat Ron|
|profanity||5/10 (Theatrical Cut) 7.5/10 (Extended Cut) 2 F-words PG-13/R (5 in Extended cut) 14 sexual references (mild to moderate) 14 scatological terms (i.e. shit, piss) 27 anatomical terms (i.e. ass, dick, tits) 39 mild obscenities (i.e. damn, hell, boobs) 2 derogatory terms (i.e. faggot, nigger) The unrated version also has 1 use of very strong language (cunt).|
|alcohol||A man is injected in the neck with a sedative People drink champagne at a party. a man and a woman drink wine with dinner. a man drinks alcohol in his apartment.|
|frightening||Ron slips on ice while skating and falls on his head, losing his vision. But after some time, he has an operation and comes back to normal Ron lashes out at Veronica and breaks a lamp. Doby attempts to kill and eat Ron after being set free|