R | | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
The U.S. government recruits Machete to battle his way through Mexico in order to take down an arms dealer who looks to launch a weapon into space.
Robert Rodriguez and Marcel Rodriguez wrote a forty page treatment with dialogue in it. Robert calls it a "scriptment". Screenwriter Kyle Ward was hired to turn it into a ninety page screenplay. Robert Rodriguez couldn't write the screenplay, because he was busy working on Sin City: A Dame to Kill For (2014).
Where the fuck are they?
When Voz puts on the metal mask, it is clearly just a part that will cover the face. (He's putting it on towards his face.) But in the next second it appears to be more like a helmet that completely covers the whole head which would have been impossible to be put on the way he did before.
After all the credits have been shown, two short scenes are shown. One is an outtake of one of the last fight scenes, where an unexpected punch is delivered between two women, the other scene is a very short montage of the presidential character posing with guns.
$3,837,183 (USA) (11 October 2013)
$7,268,659 (USA) (25 October 2013)
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