August 24, 2006
Critical Consensus: "Invincible," "Worms" Score; "Idlewild," "Beerfest" Mixed
This week at the movies, we've got four underdog stories. An average Joe tries to play pro football ("Invincible," starring Mark Wahlberg), the new kid in school tries to ward off bullies by consuming soft-bodied invertebrates ("How to Eat Fried Worms"), a ragtag bunch tries to win an international keg-tapping contest ("Beerfest," starring Broken Lizard), and two struggling 1930s musicians try for a big break ("Idlewild," starring Outkast). What do the critics have to say?
August 14, 2006
Forget "Dukes of Hazzard 2" -- Is "Super Troopers 2" On Tap for Broken Lizard?
Even though last year's "Dukes of Hazzard" raked in a respectable $80 million at the box office, don't look for another go from the Broken Lizard crew. "Dukes" director Jay Chandrasekhar and fellow Lizard Kevin Heffernan told RT they're over it, and after this month's "Beerfest" they plan on turning their attention to more Broken Lizard projects, including "The Greek Road," "The Babymaker," and ? "Super Troopers 2!"
April 11, 2006
Lizard Boys Chase "Ambulance"
Broken Lizard, the comedy troupe behind Super Troopers, Club Dread, and the upcoming Beerfest, have another deal lined up with WB. Seems the boys will soon be transformed into a bunch of Ambulance Chasers.
October 24, 2005
Broken Lizard Boys Invite You to a "Beerfest"
According to The Hollywood Reporter, those crazy Broken Lizard guys are about to mount a comedy called "Beerfest" over at Warner Bros. They're describing it as "Fight Club," only with beer-drinking games instead of bare-knuckle brawlings.
September 6, 2005
Broken Lizard Finds a Home at WB
Variety reports that the Broken Lizard comedy troupe - the knuckleheads behind "Club Dread" and "Super Troopers" - have signed a three-year contract with Warner Bros., and the first flick will be a comedy set in ancient Rome entitled "Greek Road." "Warners said the deal with the five-member Broken Lizard team -- Jay Chandrasekhar, Kevin Heffernan, Steve Lemme, Paul Soter and Erik Stolhanske -- marks an aggressive step in trying to improve the studio's track record with feature comedies.
July 26, 2005
Broken Lizard Boys to Hit an All-New "Road"
Comedy troupe Broken Lizard (a.k.a the guys behind "Club Dread" and "Super Troopers") have announced their next movie, and it's Edward Douglas and ComingSoon.net that have the scoop on "The Greek Road."
May 6, 2005
Trailer Bulletin: "The Dukes of Hazzard"
Still a little bit uncertain about this new "Dukes of Hazzard" movie? Well then head on over to Yahoo! Movies and give the all-new trailer a peek. You might love it or you might hate it ... but it should certainly go a long way to helping you make up your mind!