Tag Archives: Once Upon a Time in Mexico

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[...]

Johnny Depp’s next role is playing a rock star?

HollywoodNews.com: Johnny Depp has been showing up at some rock gigs recently. Apparently, he’s signed on to play the lead in the rock n’ roll film “Sonny Boy.” The Sun believes that Depp is studying up for his next role by watching frontmen. In “Sonny Boy,” Depp’s protagonist covers[...]