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    Weapons, Explosions And Excessive Nudity! 5 Exploitation Movies That Paved The Way For 'Machete Kills'

    Some movies make references to other films, and some movies are nothing but references to other films. "Machete Kills" is one of these movies. Robert Rodriguez's endlessly winking sequel to his 2010 action epic "Machete" (itself an elongated version of a fake trailer he made for his collaboration wi...

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    15 Comic-Con Movies And How They Performed In The Real World

    This weekend the rather seismic cultural force known as San Diego Comic-Con kicks off with every conceivable bell and whistle attached. Formerly just a huge comic convention, in the last seven to eight years Comic-Con has ridden the current of the geeky zeitgeist and grown in importance and magnitud...

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    Robert Rodriguez's 'Machete Kills' to Open Fantastic Fest (TRAILER)

    Fantastic Fest in Austin, Texas has selected Robert Rodriguez's "Machete Kills" as its opening night film, where it will make its world premiere on September 19 before hitting theaters October 4.

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    Why Studios Continue Banking on Franchises Like 'G.I. Joe'; Which Sequels Can You Do Without?

    "G.I. Joe Retaliation," a sequel to 2009's "G.I. Joe: Rise of the Cobra," took in more than $130 million at the worldwide box office this weekend--although its three-day $40 million domestic number was half its foreign take. (The studio cleverly beefed up the weekend number with a Thursday preview.)...

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    Exclusive: Robert Rodriguez Says Live Action 'Fire & Ice' Adaptation Will Shoot Early Next Year

    Filmmaker Says Financing Is In Place For 'Sin City' & 'Machete' Sequels; Scripts Just Have To Be HonedOn the heels of Robert Rodriguez’s launch of Quick Draw Productions at Comic-Con and the slew of projects they currently have in development, the perennially occupied writer/director/producer/musici...

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    Comic-Con '11: Robert Rodriguez Talks Acquiring 'Heavy Metal' Rights, 'Sin City 2' & More

    10 Things Learned About Both Projects Including Plans For 'Fire & Ice' Adaptation & More 'Machete' FilmsWe're a month or so away from prolific, renegade Texan genre filmmaker Robert Rodriguez's latest picture, "Spy Kids 4D: All The Time In The World," but it's safe to say that only the parents, Rodr...

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    Robert Rodriguez Announces Two 'Machete' Sequels Says 'Sin City 2' May Come Later This Year

    Fincher Out: Anthology Film 'Heavy Metal' Named First New Project In Filmmakers Quick Draw ProductionsHolding court in Hall H this evening, director Robert Rodriguez unveiled and rattled off project after project during his panel at Comic-Con 2011.

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    Watch: 'Machete' Plot Summarized In Clever Stop-Motion Animated Lipton Brisk Ad

    While we don't have the market research to prove that fans of "Machete" are avid iced tea fans, Lipton is ready to bank on it as they've enlisted Danny Trejo to shill for the beverage in a spot that's pretty smart and funny.

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    Robert Rodriguez Launches Action-Themed Quick Draw Productions

    Robert Rodriguez is coming out with an explosive, new production company that plans to independently finance, develop, produce and distribute action-oriented films. Quick Draw Productions will be based out of Austin and represent the new partnership between the "Sin City" director, Michel Litvak fro...

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