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SXSW Review: Red 11

In 1992, an aspiring filmmaker spent a month as a lab rat in exchange for a $7,000 paycheck. He flipped that check into El Mariachi and from there Robert Rodriguez’s career took off. Now, 25 years since the film’s rele...

 
 
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Review: Alita: Battle Angel

You wouldn't guess by looking at it, but the production behind Alita: Battle Angel is the stuff of legends. Robert Rodriguez may be in the director's chair, but this movie has been James Cameron's baby for nearly two decades. Cameron has be...

 
 
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Contest: Win a copy of The Limit, Robert Rodriguez's VR film

Get into the action with this contest: Win a copy of Robert Rodriguez's The Limit. Did you know they started making movies in VR? I had no idea. It's kind of cool, and also a little intimidating. What if everything goes to VR, and the ...

 
 
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I forgot that Alita: Battle Angel still exists

It's weird that I keep on forgetting about Alita: Battle Angel. At the beginning of the year, I couldn't wait to get the chance to see this movie for a whole host of reasons. Not only has it been a passion project for James Cameron an...

 
 
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Robert Rodriguez to direct Jonny Quest

I have never seen Jonny Quest. I can only assume it is about a boy, named Jonny, who embarks upon some sort of quest. From the two images I saw on google, I thought "ah, this looks like The Mummy: The Animated Series" so that should be a ni...

 
 
 
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Comic-Con trailer for Sin City: A Dame to Kill For

Robert Rodriguez's recent work has been criticized for being more style over substance, and this trailer for Sin City: A Dame to Kill For showed off during San Diego Comic-Con isn't helping matters. While it plays like an extended music vi...

 
 
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Machete Kills Again... in Space trailer features space

If you were one of the few people who actually went out to a theater to see Machete Kills than you already know what the above video is. See, director Robert Rodiguez had a trilogy in mind for his grindhouse character and Machete Kill...

 
 
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Trick or Treat: The Faculty

Hey guys, it's October! You know what that means: Halloween is right around the corner! As such, we will be bringing you some of our favorite horror film suggestions, in the hopes that they will lead to some sleepless nights. This is...Tri...

 
 
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Review: Machete Kills

It's a miracle Machete Kills even exists. It's a sequel to a film originally based on a joke trailer before Robert Rodriguez and Quentin Tarantino's Grindhouse. With that in mind, it was easy to forgive potential flaws in the first Mac...

 
 
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New red band trailer for Machete Kills gets bloody

Disclaimer: If you want to save some of the more dramatic killing action in Robert Rodriguez's sequel to Machete; Machete Kills, you may want to not watch this trailer. Disclaimer 2: This trailer is very red band, and basically not safe fo...

 
 
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Machete Kills poster and huge batch of images are killer

I'm stupidly hyped for Machete Kills. Sure the last trailer had some wonkiness which tempered my expectations a bit, but I'm on the edge of my seat nonetheless. In the gallery you'll find the poster for Machete Kills (which just pastes a bu...

 
 
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Second Machete Kills trailer certainly kills

Robert Rodriguez's Machete Kills is gearing up to be a splendidly cheesetastic sequel to 2010's Machete. It amps up the Mexican pride, hilarious deaths, and number of beautiful women. With this second trailer, we get more of the plot. Mach...

 
 
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Trailer: Machete Kills

Update: An English version of this trailer was released. You can watch that below. Despite the narration and most of the trailer being in Spanish (well, because Machete), there's plenty of stuff to hook you to the first trailer for Machete...

 
 
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The Cult Club: El Mariachi (1992)

[The Cult Club is where Flixist's writers expound the virtues of their favourite underground classics, spanning all nations and genres. It is a monthly series of articles looking at what made those films stand out from the pack, as well as ...

 
 
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Stacy Keach is A Dame to Kill For

Hot on the heels of Eva Green's formal casting in the upcoming Sin City: A Dame to Kill For, /Film has reported that Stacy Keach (American History X) will play a major villain known as Wallenquist. Wallenquist is the head of the Wallenquist...

 
 
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Eva Green is Sin City's dame to kill for

Ava Lord is a bad woman. What do you expect dealing with dames in Sin City? The titular dame to kill for in Sin City: A Dame to Kill For has finally been cast, and I have to say I approve. Eva Green, who broke hearts and tightened jean...

 
 
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Joseph Gordon-Levitt cast in Sin City: A Dame To Kill For

Joseph Gordon-Levitt has quickly risen to be one of Hollywood's best and brightest. He continues to score roles in huge films and his performance never disappoints. It's good to hear, then, that he has officially joined the cast of Robert&n...

 
 
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New photo of Alexa Vega spices up Machete Kills

Right now, I'm not sure how to feel. While the first Machete was amazingly badass, Machete Kills looks to take what was great about the first and put the "exploit" in exploitation. I hope I didn't make it sound like that's a bad thing, it's...

 
 
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New Machete Kills image shows off Miss San Antonio

The first Machete had a lot going for it. A suitably badass Trejo, a cavalcade of Lowrider driving Latinos, Michelle Rodriguez didn't die, and it was just made of pure Latin hotness. Thankfully Rodriguez is shooting for the moon with the se...

 
 
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Lady Gaga is a smokin' hot Machete Kills movie monster

She wants your love and she wants your revenge, making Lady Gaga a perfect fit for the trash-pulp world of Robert Rodriguez's upcoming sequel, Machete Kills, where she will make her acting debut alongside other distinguished female thesps r...

 
 
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Watch Sofia Vergara get sexy on the set of Machete Kills

Sofia Vergara is one of numerous sexy ladies who will be starring alongside Danny Trejo in Robert Rodriguez's Machete Kills, which is the sequel to 2010's Machete. Vergara's son Manolo hosts his own online reality series called Mi Vida con...

 
 
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Amber Heard joins Machete Kills, Rodriguez, Alba return

Machete Kills, the anticipated sequel to Robert Rodriguez's 2010 gun-slinging thrill ride Machete, has added some new boob star power to its ranks. Both Michelle Rodriguez and Jessica Alba will be returning to the franchise as characters Lu...

 
 
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Sin City 2 goes into production with A Dame To Kill For

Robert Rodriguez has been talking up a sequel to his 2005 adaptation of co-director Frank Miller's Sin City for years now, to the extent of the project becoming a joke amongst fans who never expected to see it on-screen. Rodriguez's reputat...

 
 
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Machete Kills poster has Danny Trejo looking ferocious

Ferocious and bloody. Just the other day it was announced that Robert Rodriguez's fake-trailer spinoff Machete would be getting a sequel - Machete Kills. Now we already have a promo poster for the movie! Machete is an amazing amount of gory...

 
 
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Machete Kills is on the way

Since Robert Rodriguez's fake-trailer-done-gone Machete managed to pull in roughly four times its $10m budget at the box office, the promise at the end of the movie of a sequel called Machete Kills is now being fulfilled. Shooting, in all s...

 
 
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William Monahan will polish Sin City 2 script

Robert Rodriguez has been talking for over five years about making a sequel to Sin City, his acclaimed adaptation of Frank Miller's graphic novel, but has proven himself in recent years to be more Mexican't than Mexican on that front. He ha...

 
 
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Sin City 2 finally happening, according to Rodriguez

Back when the first Sin City came out, I was a senior in high school. I needed to see a film to dissect for my Film as Art class, so I of course went to see the movie with half-naked Jessica Alba, Mickey Rourke in a prosthetic face, and Bru...

 
 
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Concept art for Robert Rodriguez Fire and Ice remake

Last week we brought you news from SDCC that Robert Rodriguez had partnered with Frazetta Productions to remake the famous animated film Fire and Ice. When asked about his vision for the live action remake of the Frank Frazetta and Ralph Ba...

 
 
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SDCC 11: Robert Rodriguez teams with Frazetta Productions

Robert Rodriguez announced a partnership between his studio and Frazetta Productions, a company built around the works of acclaimed artist Frank Frazetta. Rodrogiez announced a number of projects across many different media, but the ones we...

 
 
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SDCC 11: Robert Rodriguez is making Heavy Metal

Robert Rodriguez' new studio Quick Draw are in possession of the Heavy Metal license and are quite anxious to take advantage of it. In the teaser video to announce the obtaining of the license was a panning of metal letters with comic i...

 
 
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SDCC 11: Sin City 2: A Dame to Kill For

Robert Rodriguez began his San Diego Comic Con panel by mentioning the great sales of Machete on home video and expressing his love of Comic Con. He then went on to say that he has no problem with the lack of movie presence at the conventio...

 
 
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Spy Kids 4 to feature "Aromascope"

And that's exactly what it sounds like, too. Spy Kids: All the Time in the World will also offend your sense of smell when you're force to go with a younger family member this August. Every ticket, whether you see the film in 2D o...

 
 
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Rumor: Anne Hathaway interested in Barbarella project

What a mess. Back in 2008, Rose McGowan was assuring the world that she was confirmed for a Barbarella movie and that Robert Rodriguez was signed on as the director and that it was definitely happening. Years later the project seemed to ha...

 
 




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