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 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 Priscilla Rodriguez | 10/11/2013 - 11:45
This year is turning out to be a huge one for Colombian American actress Alexa Vega!
She recently got engaged to Big Time Rush star Carlos Pena, Jr. and she's been busy traveling to promote her new flick Machete Kills.
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 | 10/09/2013 - 12:51
Michelle Rodriguez is one fascinating Latina! She’s an avid reader, a heavy metal fanatic, and obsessed with Nordic mythology. How do we know? We saw it all on Twitter! To celebrate the upcoming release of her new flick, Machete Kills, we've rounded up 10 things we learned from taking a peek at Michelle’s tweets:
By Cristina Arreola | 09/17/2013 - 15:02
Were you surprised to hear that Jennifer Lopez would be playing a cougar in the upcoming thriller The Boy Next Door? We definitely weren’t! Sometimes a role is so obviously meant for one actress, it would seem ridiculous to cast anyone else.
By Amaris Castillo | 05/27/2013 - 10:33
Charlie Sheen has changed his name back to his birth name, Carlos Estevez. Sort of.
The former Two and a Half Men star has opted to go with the name he was born with for his role in the upcoming film Machete Kills. According to TMZ, this will be the first time Sheen is not being billed as “Charlie Sheen” in his professional career.
By Sugey Palomares | 03/07/2013 - 13:08
Sofia Vergara is giving a new meaning to showing off your guns. The Colombian actress is featured wearing a machine gun bra that sparks flames for Robert Rodriguez’s Machete Kills movie poster. We can imagine that shooting at villains using your breasts must definitely take plenty of target practice. Just saying.
By Sugey Palomares | 11/08/2012 - 16:32
Don’t mess with Alexa Vega! The 24-year-old actress is proving that she has outgrown her Spy Kids days with this recent photo taken on the set of Roberto Rodriguez’s upcoming sequel, Machete Kills. The film, slated for release in the spring, also stars Jessica Alba and Sofia Vergara.