The Babymakers
The Babymakers (2012)

After trying everything to get his wife Audrey (Olivia Munn) pregnant, Tommy Macklin (Paul Schneider) realizes to his horror that he may be "shooting blanks." Terrified that his marriage may fall apart, Tommy recruits his friends… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: August 3, 2012
DVD Release Date: September 18, 2012
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Critic Score: 8% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: The Babymakers mistakes raunch for humor and, despite a few sporadic laughs, wastes its otherwise capable cast on gross-out gags and misfired one-liners.

Derek Malcolm
London Evening Standard

Some funny moments but not many, despite decent playing from Mann and Schneider.

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Alonso Duralde

The only moments where The Babymakers provides any kind of comic lift come when talented improvisers like Faxon, Heffernan, Chandrasekhar and Aisha Tyler clearly go off-book and noodle their way into something that's actually amusing.

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Debbie Lynn Elias
Behind The Lens

Like Tommy's confused sperm, The Babymakers just goes in circles with no real direction before dying a lonely unfunny death.

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David Jenkins
Little White Lies

It actually gets more stupid the more you think about it.

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Laremy Legel

"The Babymakers" is amazing in its complete lack of comedy, nearly satirical in its rejection of levity and full-on embrace of mediocrity.

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J. Olson

For the creators of "Super Troopers" and "Beerfest," two comedies with devoted followings, "The Babymakers" is a pretty serious setback.

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James Berardinelli

The sole function served by this motion picture is to illustrate how not to frame jokes in movies.

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Mark Olsen
Los Angeles Times

When a movie resorts to scenes of a grown man rolling around on a floor slick with spilled semen samples, something plainly has gone wrong.

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Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

Wants to appeal to the fan base of Broken Lizard desperately, but also wants to service the audience that loves movies from Garry Marshall or Rob Reiner...

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Flixster Audience Score: 22% Flixster User Reviews
Cynthia S.
I did NOT have high hopes for this, but it turned out that I enjoyed it. Not the best movie around, but it definitely produced more than a few laugh-out-loud… More
Christopher Haskell
Not the best film to come from comedy entrepreneur Jay Chandrasekhar, "The Babymakers" is a mish-mash of capable comedic actors in watered down and… More
Manu Gino
She's fired up. He's firing blanks. Quite a funny movie! Had the characters been developed slightly more, this could have been one of the better… More
Luke Baldock
As a big fan of Broken Lizard I was moderately excited about this film, even though it only included the involvement of two of the members, neither of whom had… More