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Machete Kills

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Machete was an over the top Mexplotation film by Robert Rodriguez that spun off the fake trailers on Robert Rodriguez and Quentin Tarantino’s Grindhouse double bill. 576 more words


Robert Rodriguez' Machete Kills (2013)

Machete Cortez (Danny Trejo) is on an intergalactic mission in space doing what he does best: Slashing bad guys, bedding gorgeous hispanic chicas and just being an all-round badass. 802 more words


Horrortoberfest Day 25 - Barrio Tales (2012)

Today’s movie rounds out the last of the anthology horror movies for the week. This one is a little special since it actually focuses on Mexican people and stories rather than the ones we have seen thus far this week which predominantly focus on the black community. 681 more words


Machete Kills (2013) Review

One of my fondest memories of seeing a film in the cinema is a quite recent one. It was opening night of “Marvel’s Avengers (Assemble)” – I say opening night, I mean civilised opening night, e.g. 1,143 more words


Machete Don't Review

Philosophical question here.  If someone deliberately tries to make a bad movie and succeeds gloriously, have they done something good?

To understand the background for the recently released… 834 more words


Santa vs Satan!

For years, on Christmas day, a local station would air a most bizarre holiday offering.

The film, simply entitled Santa Claus, was obviously from Mexico – which is odd when you take in accout that Santa Claus wasn’t really a big part of the Mexican Christmas Mythos where… 683 more words


Xicano Vingador

Finalmente consegui assistir Machete, de 2010. Uma idéia que o diretor Robert Rodriguez planejava levar para a telona desde os anos 90 e chamou atenção ao ser incluído como… 462 more words