Machete at the GAP
8 Reasons ‘Machete Chills’ is Better Than ‘Machete Kills’
By Jesus Trivino | 10/10/2013 - 15:57

Danny Trejo is perhaps the meanest mofo to ever hit Hollywood—if you need proof, check out his starring role in Machete Kills, in theaters tomorrow. Yet, the Latina staff would like to think the Mexican American actor is a big softie (and he is a sweetheart, whenever we interview him). Therefore, we reimagined his gory Robert Rodriguez-directed sequel as Machete Chills. Click and fall in love.


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Robert Rodriguez at the Dark Shadows premiere in 2012
Happy Birthday Robert Rodriguez! Our 5 Favorite Movies
By Sugey Palomares | 06/20/2012 - 19:00

Happy Birthday Robert Rodriguez! The Mexican American director turns 44 today so we are celebrating by counting down our favorite flicks!


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Robert Rodriguez Starts New Studio, Taking on 'Heavy Metal'
By Amaris Castillo | 07/26/2011 - 12:00

Robert Rodriguez spoke about his newest ventures recently during a panel at Comic-Con.  The Mexican-American director behind the Spy Kids franchise and Machete shared that he has acquired the rights to the R-rated cartoon anthology Heavy Metal, CBS News reports. 


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Charlie Sheen Waves His Machete
Charlie Sheen Channels Che Guevara: "Viva la Revolución!"
By Lee Hernandez | 03/09/2011 - 09:45

Charlie Sheen's recent antics have fascinated the entire nation, and after he was fired from his hit CBS show Two & Half Men, Sheen brandished a machete on the roof of Live Nation's Beverly Hills offices.


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“Machete” Star Danny Trejo Teams Up With Brisk Ice Tea
By Lee Hernandez | 03/03/2011 - 14:55

The last thing you’d ever think of while watching the gritty, no-holds-barred exploitation film that is Robert Rodriguez’s 2010 action-film, Machete, is a cup of cold, soothing ice tea.


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Star Tracker: Benicio del Toro, Gisele Bundchen, and Gloria Estefan
Star Tracker: Benicio del Toro, Gisele Bundchen, and Gloria Estefan
By Lee Hernandez | 12/09/2010 - 14:35

—Is Benicio del Toro heading to Cuba? In a manner of speaking—yes. The Oscar-winning actor has signed on to direct a segment called 7 Days in Havana, a Spanish-language film about contemporary Cuba.


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Fergie
Star Tracker: Fergie, Cameron Diaz, and Robert Rodriguez
By Lee Hernandez | 12/03/2010 - 13:45

—At Billboard Magazine's Annual 'Women in Music' event in New York City on Thursday afternoon, where she received an award for Woman of the Year, Fergie told reporters that after gorging during Thanksgiving, she's is trying to get back into the mentality of eating leaner and "working out like a madwoman."


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EXCLUSIVE: Ivy Queen Drives a 'Machete' Through Her Two Identities
EXCLUSIVE: Ivy Queen Drives a 'Machete' Through Her Two Identities
By Grace Bastidas | 10/12/2010 - 11:06

Ivy Queen is getting ready to let go of her true identity as Martha Ivelisse Pesante for the Machete Music Tour 2010, a multi-act extravaganza that kicks off on October 22 at New York’s Madison Square Garden.


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Watch: Jessica Alba on SB 1070: "It's very racist"
By Mariela Rosario | 09/08/2010 - 17:30

Jessica Alba recently sat down with MTV Tr3s to promote her new film Machete and they asked her what she thinks about the controversial SB 1070 passed in Arizona last spring and immigration reform. Here's what she had to say:

 


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Sneak Peek: "Machete" Escape Scene
By Mariela Rosario | 09/03/2010 - 13:00

The buzz behind Machete is growing and we got our hands on this sneak peek of Robert Rodriguez's "Mexploitation" flick so you can see what's in store for you when you head to the theaters this holiday weekend. But watcher beware, this movie has a lot of blood and guts (literally) and this scene is no exception.

Do you think the time has come for "Mexploitation" films to be the next hot ticket in Hollywood?


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