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FULL SYNOPSIS

Robert Rodriguez brings a new breed of antihero to the big screen in this hyper-violent adaptation of the "fake" trailer originally featured in the 2007 double-feature exploitation throwback Robert Rodriguez. Machete (Danny Trejo) is a former Mexican Federale who plays by his own rules, and doesn't answer to anybody. In the wake of a harrowing encounter with feared drug lord Torrez (Steven Seagal), Machete finds himself in Texas, where the shadowy Booth (Jeff Fahey) offers him the opportunity to make some quick cash by assassinating the unscrupulous Senator McLaughlin (Robert De Niro). When the job goes awry and Machete realizes he's been set up, he turns to fierce taco queen Luz (Michelle Rodriguez), heavily armed holy man Padre (Cheech Marin), and trigger-happy socialite April (Lindsay Lohan) to show Booth that he just messed with the wrong Mexican. But before they can get to Booth, Machete's gang will have to contend with blade-wielding ICE agent Sartana (Jessica Alba), who never met an adversary she couldn't flay. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi

  • Release date:September 3, 2010

Cast

Danny Trejo
as Machete
Robert De Niro
as Sen. McLaughlin
Jessica Alba
as Sartana
Steven Seagal
as Torrez
Michelle Rodriguez
as Luz
Jeff Fahey
as Booth
Cheech Marin
as Padre
Don Johnson
as Von
Shea Whigham
as Sniper
Lindsay Lohan
as April
Tom Savini
as Osiris Ampanpour
Daryl Sabara
as Julio
Gilbert Trejo
as Jorge
Billy Blair
as Von's Henchman
Ara Celi
as Reporter
Feliz Sabates
as Doc Felix
Electra Avellan
as Nurse Mona
Elise Avellan
as Nurse Lisa
Vic Trevino
as Federale Officer
Juan Pareja
as Rico
Jason Douglas
as Patrolman #1
Brent Smiga
as Sniper's Henchman
Chris Warner
as Hospital Security Guard
Tina Rodriguez
as Tristana
Greg Ingram
as Cristos
Tito Larriva
as Culebra Cruzado
Hugo Perez
as Driver (Van)
Doran Ingram
as Von's Minute Man
Nimród Antal
as Booth's Bodyguard #1
Al "Train" Dias
as Bodyguard #2

Crew

Ethan Maniquis
Director
Robert Rodriguez
Director
Robert Rodriguez
Producer
Elizabeth Avellan
Producer
Rick Schwartz
Producer
Robert Rodriguez
Screenwriter
Jimmy Lindsey
Cinematographer
Rebecca Rodriguez
Editor
Robert Rodriguez
Editor
Christopher Stull
Production Designer
Dominic Cancilla
Co-producer
Tom Proper
Associate Producer
Alan Bernon
Executive Producer
Myles Nestel
Executive Producer
Ashok Amritraj
Executive Producer
Edward Borgerding
Executive Producer
Nina Proctor
Costume Designer
Bart Brown
Set Decorator
Mary Vernieu
Casting
Caroline Connor
Production Coordinator
David S. Hack
Leadman
Becki Drake
Assistant Makeup
Carla Murray
Sound Effects Editor
Dominic Cancilla
Unit Production Manager
Chris Olivia
Visual Effects Supervisor
Russell Towery
Stunts Coordinator
Ermahn Ospina
Department Head Makeup
Darby Parker
Co-Executive Producer
Susana Jasso
Second Assistant Director
Robert Rodriguez
Music Producer
Robert Rodriguez
Visual Effects Supervisor
Robert Rodriguez
Re-Recording Mixer
Gina Grande
Script Supervisor
Alastair Burlingham
Co-Executive Producer
Craig Byrom
Special Effects Foreman
Janice Janecek
Costumes Supervisor
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