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Robert Rodriguez’s “Machete” is an over-the-top piece of Mexican myth-making

By Scott Mendelson HollywoodNews.com: It is easy to dismiss the angry political threads running through Robert Rodriguez’s “Machete.” While it’s easy to simply say that ‘it’s just a comedic throwback to the exploitation films of the 1970s’, one must remember that those films did indeed tackle the political and social issues[...]

Michelle Rodriguez, Jessica Alba zest ‘Machete’ action politics

By Anthony D’Alessandro HollywoodNews.com: FILM REVIEW — If there was a classroom full of action directors, such as Michael Bay, Gore Verbinski and McG, Robert Rodriguez would be that rascal who would take them hostage, rap their knuckles with a ruler and stick their noses in a corner. What would[...]

Lindsay Lohan gets naked in ‘Machete’?

HollywoodNews.com: Fanboys get ready. Turns out Lindsay Lohan, who plays a nun in Robert Rodriguez’s upcoming shoot-em up “Machete,” appears only briefly in the film. And when she’s not wearing her habit, she’s – naked. Talk about warming up for her role as X-rated thespian Linda Lovelace in “Inferno.” A[...]