Machete: Everything We Know
They just fucked with the wrong Mexican…
Despite the wealth of problems surrounding Robert Rodriguez and Quentin Tarantino’s Grindhouse project (the fact that us Brits never got to see the film in all it’s double-feature glory being chief among them), a two-minute sliver of balls-out action stood out amid a swathe of iffy reviews.
It was the fake trailer for an old-school exploitation movie named Machete, and it was pretty damn awesome.
Not that director Robert Rodriguez ever expected it to be quite so popular, as rabid fans everywhere began clamouring for the full-length movie “promised” by the trailer.
Read the full article at Total Film.