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AFM: Danny Trejo on His Journey From Ex-Con to “Mexican Superhero” and What Makes Him “The King of Independent Movies” (Exclusive)

Danny Trejo has no plans to retire. The craggy-faced Latino action star spent decades in the B-movie trenches, playing ex-cons and bodyguards, tough guys and prison thugs —drawing inspiration from his real-life stints in California state facilities in San Quentin, Soledad, Folsom, and Vacaville—before becoming “a Mexican superhero” with Robert Rodriguez’s Machete series. But at […]

‘Machete’ Producer Claims Anti-Immigration Activists Killed Tax Incentives

A lawsuit against the Texas Film Commission says that Gov. Perry was involved in a decision to deny a credit to the film on the basis that it presented the state negatively.

EEAP Now Called A Company Film Licensing International

The group has bought rights for such titles as "Cloud Atlas" and "Machete" across Eastern Europe.

‘Machete’ Owner Sues Over Robert Rodriguez’s ‘Machete Kills’ Sequel

Overnight Productions, run by producer Rick Schwartz, claims it entered into a deal to allow Rodriguez to make a sequel to his 2010 revenge shoot-'em-up but is being stiffed out of at least $2 million.

Robert Rodriguez’s ‘Machete Kills’ Lands at Open Road

Danny Trejo reprises his role as the title character in the movie, which also stars Amber Heard, Lady Gaga and Mel Gibson.

‘Spy Kids’ Star Alexa Vega on ‘Owning My Sexuality’ for New ‘Machete Kills’ Role

The actress talks to THR about her provocative role in Robert Rodriguez's upcoming movie and what it means for her career.

‘Machete Kills’ Director Robert Rodriguez Says Sequel Takes Series ‘To Another Level’

The filmmaker hopes to handle directing duties himself for "Machete Kills," which will immediately precede another highly-anticipated sequel, "Sin City: A Dame to Kill For."

Hollywood Producer: Why Rick Perry Owes Me $2 Million (Opinion)

One person not sad about the candidate dropping out of the GOP race? "Machete" producer Rick Schwartz, who reveals in his own words how the Texas governor went back on his word.

‘Machete’ Tops Home Video Sales

'Dinner for Schmucks' comes in at No. 1 on the rental chart.

EXCLUSIVE: ‘Machete’s’ Danny Trejo Knocks Texas Film Commission Funding Decision

After the TFC denies 'Machete' $1.75 million in state incentives, the actor says: "It's going back on your word, and that's not Texan."

Texas Film Commission Denies Incentives to ‘Machete’

Claims Robert Rodriguez's story of an assassin out for revenge presents state and Texans in a bad light.

Machete: Film Review

"Machete" delivers the '70s-style B-movie goods with a relentless onslaught of over-the-top violence, extreme gore, gratuitous nudity and cheap laughs.