| Apr 9, 2013
| 2:30 AM
BIRTHDAY GUY: Director Jay Chandrasekhar was born in Chicago today in 1968. This birthday guy is known mainly for his work in television, directing episodes of "Psych," "Royal Pains" and Happy Endings." He's also directed movies such as "The Babymakers,"...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 7:32 AM
A couple years ago the agent-turned-producer Gavin Polone ("Zombieland") detailed just how excessive movie star perks can be. Not only are actors paid a salary, he noted in a piece for Vulture, but add-ons often include private jet travel and luxury...
| Mar 10, 2012
| 4:39 PM
"The Cabin In The Woods" and "The Babymakers" premiere on the opening night of the 2012 South By Southwest Film Festival...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 5:16 AM
Before shooting the independent film “Drinking Buddies” at Revolution Brewing's Kedzie Brewery Thursday, Oscar-nominated actress Anna Kendrick ate lunch at Hot Doug's in the Avondale neighborhood. Specifically, the 26-year-old “Up in the...
| Aug 1, 2012
When you make a cult favorite comedy like Broken Lizard’s “Super Troopers,” it’s probably inevitable that you’ll get out of a speeding ticket or two.
“[Co-star Steve Lemme] was going like 120 miles an hour, and the cop...
| Aug 2, 2012
** (out of four)
Obvious statement of the day: Dumb criminals are funny.
Once the ordinary Joes in “The Babymakers” become dumb criminals—in service of robbing a sperm bank—the movie transforms from a low-impact comedy with too...