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Paramount Moves ‘Anchorman 2’ Up Two Days to Dec. 18

Film will now open on Dec. 18

With anticipation growing for the upcoming sequel, Paramount has moved up the release of “Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues” from Dec. 20 to Dec. 18.

Pic stars Will Ferrell, Paul Rudd and Steve Carell with Adam McKay returning as director.

In recent months, Paramount has been amping up the marketing campaign and now looks ready to take full advantage of the Christmas slot.

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