September 2, 2010
Chopping Block: Machete (Danny Trejo, above) had to cross the border to avoid punishment from Mexican druglord Torrez (played, incongruously, by Steven Seagal) in a timely tale from Robert Rodriguez.
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Class Warrior: Machete provides a slice of surprisingly effective entertainment – and political commentary.
Remember that crazy-funny fake trailer for the nonexistent ’70s Mexploitation flick Machete that preceded the “Planet Terror” segment of Grindhouse a few years back? Gonzo indie filmmaker Robert Rodriguez whipped up that two-and-a-half-minute bit of ...