Top 12 Anchorman Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Anchorman facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Anchorman film message.

Ron tells Baxter that he "can't speak Spanish". Later in the movie during his sex scene with Veronica, he asks her to stop moaning in Spanish because he can't understand.
Ron tells Baxter that he "can't speak Spanish". Later in the movie during his sex scene with Veronica, he asks her to stop moaning in Spanish because he can't understand.

Brick warns that women are dangerous because their periods attract bears. At the end of the movie the news team are almost killed in a bear-pit while trying to save Veronica

Anchorman Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • 1 - Jon Hamm and Adam Scott are in the credits of the channel 4 news in Anchorman (2004)
    Jon Hamm and Adam Scott are in the credits of the channel 4 news in Anchorman (2004)

Anchorman Hidden Details

1 - Veronica eats at Escupimos en su Alimento. The name is Spanish for "We spit in your food "
Veronica eats at Escupimos en su Alimento. The name is Spanish for "We spit in your food "
1 - In this alleyway when the Channel 4 News team get confronted by the rival news team, this wall has obviously been tagged by them (even though they're lost).
In this alleyway when the Channel 4 News team get confronted by the rival news team, this wall has obviously been tagged by them (even though they're lost).

When Ron takes Veronica to the overlook of San Diego, we catch a glimpse of his bragging, vanity license plates.

Mysterious disappearing Spanish news team member.

Champ threatens to smash Wes Mantooth's face through a car windshield. In the fight later on, he does this very thing to one of the other combatants.

1 - When all the news anchors charge into battle, Brian trips. Not really a detail but i just thought i'd throw it in cause it's hilarious
When all the news anchors charge into battle, Brian trips. Not really a detail but i just thought i'd throw it in cause it's hilarious

Behind Ron and Veronica eating at a diner, sits the counselor from Freaks and Geeks

1 - This restaurant in Anchorman (2004) tells you exactly what to expect (translation in comments)
This restaurant in Anchorman (2004) tells you exactly what to expect (translation in comments)

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Anchorman. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Short
Director Salvatore D'Alia
Stars Marco Di Francisca
IMDB score 5.8