Remember those hilarious claymation Lipton Brisk commercials from the 90′s? Yea you do. Now the iced tea company snagged actor Danny Trejo to lend his vocals to a new commercial mimicking his trademark character, Machete. Don’t forget to wash your hands (It’ll all make sense when you watch it, lol).
Don’t be fooled—Machete wasn’t a blockbuster. It fared well enough with many filmgoers to greenlit a sequel. And now comes word from franchise star Danny Trejo of director Robert Rodriguez finishing up the script for first planned sequel—Machete Kills:
Seems like Robert Rodriguez’s stock continues to soar with 20th Century Fox, as the LA Times reports the “Predators” director is in negotiations to direct the “X-Men Origins: Wolverine” spinoff, “Deadpool.” Rodriguez was offered directorial duties a few months back after the studio fell in love with his work on the Grindhouse spinoff “Machete,” and … Read more
It didn’t pull in big numbers like “Aliens vs Predator,” but “Predators” did well enough to get the sequel treatment. At least that’s what producer Robert Rodriguez discussed with fans at Comic-Con 2010. Here’s what the “Sin City” director had to say about 20th Century Fox’s decision:
Oh course you do. Here’s an 8-minute glimpse of Robert Rodriguez’s “Grindhouse” spin-off: Machete.
Yea, he uses the dude’s intestines as a rope…wtf? It’s so cheesy, it’s so “Grindhouse”…its AWESOME! How does IGN score these exclusives?
There will be bloodshed. Breeze though these new character posters for Robert Rodriguez’s “Machete.” Catch up with the trailer here.
Troublemaker Studios….we already know what film this trailer is packaged with this weekend. Poor Lindsay Lohan, so preview love. What do you think of the “Grindhouse” spin-off film? Film slices theater screens September 3rd.
Billy’s Rambo knife failed him in the original “Predator,” but can Hanzo’s katana save him from an army of alien hunters? Here’s a look at the Yakuza specialist in this new “Predators” trailer. Click here to check out the other character trailers.