Instant Video #BargainAlert: Will Ferrell Movies

Will Ferrell fans: right now there’s an unannounced sale on many popular Will Ferrell movies happening in the Amazon Instant Video Store, with prices as low as $5.99 in SD and most titles included in the sale priced between $6.99 – $7.99 in SD! As always, prices are subject to change on Amazon at any time so be sure to grab the ones you want right away.

All descriptions below are from IMDB.

Talladega Nights: The Ballad Of Ricky Bobby (PG-13, 4/5 stars, currently priced to own at $7.99 in SD / $12.99 in HD)

NASCAR stock car racing sensation Ricky Bobby is a national hero because of his “win at all costs” approach.

He and his loyal racing partner, childhood friend Cal Naughton Jr., are a fearless duo — “Shake” and “Bake” by their fans for their ability to finish so many races in the #1 and #2 positions, with Cal always in second place.

When flamboyant French Formula One driver Jean Girard challenges “Shake” and “Bake” for the supremacy of NASCAR, Ricky Bobby must face his own demons and fight Girard for the right to be known as racing’s top driver.
– Written by CartmanKun


Blades of Glory (PG-13, 4/5 stars, currently priced to rent at $2.99 in SD / $3.99 in HD, to own at $6.99 in SD / $9.99 in HD)

When rivalry between the world’s best men’s figure skaters – sex addicted, improvisational Chazz Michael Michaels and germophobic, precise Jimmy MacElroy – breaks into a fight on the awards platform, they’re banned from the event for life.

Three years later, desire for a gold medal and a careful reading of the rules lead them to compete as skating’s first male-male pair. Can they overcome mutual dislike, limited time to prepare, their coach’s secret past, and the dirty tricks of their main opponents, the Van Waldenberg siblings?

The key to victory or defeat may lie in the attraction of the virginal Jimmy toward Katie, the Van Waldenbergs’ little sister.
– Written by jhailey


Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (PG-13, 3.5/5 stars, currently priced to rent at $2.99 in SD / $3.99 in HD, to own at $6.99 in SD / $9.99 in HD)

Ron Burgundy is the top-rated anchorman in San Diego in the ’70s.

When feminism marches into the newsroom in the form of ambitious newswoman Veronica Corningstone, Ron is willing to play along at first-as long as Veronica stays in her place, covering cat fashion shows, cooking, and other “female” interests.

But when Veronica refuses to settle for being eye candy and steps behind the news desk, it’s more than a battle between two perfectly coiffed anchor-persons… it’s war.
– Written by austin4577


Anchorman II: The Legend Continues (PG-13, 2.5/5 stars, currently priced to rent at $2.99 in SD / $3.99 in HD, to own at $6.99 in SD / $9.99 in HD)

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? -Written by halo1k


Semi-Pro (PG-13, 3.5/5 stars, currently priced to rent at $2.99 in SD / $3.99 in HD, to own at $7.88 in either SD or HD)

Three men, three dreams.

It’s 1976 in Flint, Michigan. Jackie Moon’s American Basketball Association team languishes in last place, with few fans in the seats. Jackie dreams of a merger with the NBA. A tough-minded point guard named Monix is at the end of his career; he’s played on the champion Celtics but accepts a trade to Flint to be close to Lynn, the love of his life.

Clarence “Coffee” Brown dreams of stardom: he’s the Tropics’ best player, but he’s a hotdog who doesn’t value teamwork.

When the trio learns that a merger is in the works that won’t include the Tropics, they pull the team together to try to achieve the impossible. Can dreams come true in Flint?
– Written by jhailey


Old School (PG-13, 4/5 stars, currently priced to rent at $2.99 in SD / $3.99 in HD, to own at $6.99 in SD / $9.99 in HD)

Mitch, Frank and Beanie are disillusioned with their personal lives begining when Mitch’s nymphomanic girlfriend, Heidi, cheats on him, then former party animal Frank gets married, but unwilling to get go of his wild life, and Beanie is a family man seeking to reclaim his wild and crazy youth.

Beanie suggests that they form their own fraternity in Mitch’s new house on a college campus to re-live their glory days by bringing together a variety of misfit college students, losers, middle-aged and elderly retirees as their new friends and later try to avoid being evicted by the new Dean of Students, Pritchard, whom still holds a personal grudge against all three of them.
-Written by Matthew Patay


Casa De Mi Padre (R, 3.5/5 stars, currently priced to own at $5.99 in SD / $7.99 in HD)

Note: this movie is shown in Spanish, with English subtitles – it was originally released that way

Armando Alvarez (Will Ferrell) has lived and worked on his father’s ranch in Mexico his entire life.

As the ranch encounters financial difficulties, Armando’s younger brother Raul (Diego Luna), shows up with his new fiancĂ©, Sonia (Genesis Rodriguez).

It seems that Raul’s success as an international businessman means the ranch’s troubles are over as he pledges to settle all debts his father has incurred.

But when Armando falls for Sonia, and Raul’s business dealings turn out to be less than legit, all hell breaks loose as they find themselves in a war with Mexico’s most feared drug lord, the mighty Onza (Gael Garcia Bernal).
– Written by Production


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