By Priscilla Rodriguez | 10/21/2013 - 15:33
Machete Kills has not exactly been a box office success. The Robert Rodriguez film, which hit theaters on October 11 and is jam packed with big name stars, has only made an estimated $6.4 million to date.
With the success of Latino associated films such as Gravity, Instructions Not Included and Pulling Strings, we were left wondering exactly what went wrong.
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 10/18/2013 - 09:50
Zoe Saldana and Diego Luna are the latest pair to lend their voices to the upcoming animated film, Book of Life.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Book of Life, which is being produced by Guillermo del Toro and directed by Jorge Gutierrez, will be the first major animated film for Saldana and Luna.
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 10/17/2013 - 16:15
"God's timing is perfect timing," Adrienne Bailon told us about the release of her new film I'm in Love with a Church Girl.
The 29-year-old belleza stars as "church girl" Vanessa Leon in this movie which shares the powerful, inspiring story of a love between a man and a woman; the gift of second chances; and a family that never stops praying and believing.
We sat down with Adrienne to get the scoop on I'm in Love with a Church Girl and her plans for 2014.
By Cristina Arreola | 10/17/2013 - 10:23
Gina Rodriguez is starring in a new film, Sleeping With the Fishes, a colorful romantic comedy which delivers a fresh perspective on diverse families in America.
Set in Brooklyn, Sleeping With the Fishes follows Alexis, played by Rodriguez, a Latina Jew with an overprotective familia. She ends up on a journey to self-discovery when she falls for a hunky guy from a very different background.
By Cristina Arreola | 10/11/2013 - 14:58
Robert Rodriguez, director of Machete Kills, has spearheaded some of the most daring, groundbreaking, thrilling movies of all time.
Blockbuster hits like Machete, Planet Terror, Grindhouse, and Sin City not only achieved incredible box office success, but also earned cult-status honors among film buffs. However, the Mexican-American director says that he owes his success to the cult movies he watched as a teenager and young adult.
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.
By Cristina Arreola | 10/10/2013 - 13:35
It's no secret that Mexican films are breaking all kinds of box-office records. Eugenio Derbez's bilingual comedy Instructions Not Included became the highest-grossing Spanish-language movie in U.S. history last month.
By Cristina Arreola | 10/10/2013 - 10:01
Yul Vazquez loves playing the bad guy.
"The trick isn't playing a villain," the Cuban-American actor said, "It's playing someone interesting and finding humor in the character."
By Cristina Arreola | 10/07/2013 - 15:40
Halloween is a chance to channel your favorite celebrity with a killer costume, hand out candy to trick-or-treaters, and eat a lot of chocolate candy guilt-free. But if you're anything like us, you appreciate the spookier side of the holiday as well. Grab some popcorn, a blanket, and a friend to cuddle with...these 10 Spanish-language horror films will have you on the edge of your seat!