Robert Rodriguez was â€“ not surprisingly, he lives about a quarter-mile down the road from the venue â€“ at SXSW over the weekend and Cinema Blend had the opportunity to quiz the filmmaker about some of this upcoming projects.
Firstly, Rodriguez says â€œSin City 2â€ is still on the way â€“ just donâ€™t go lining up for tickets just yet.
â€œI always say Sin City 2 right around the corner, because thatâ€™s what everybody wants to hear and I like pleasing the audience,” he said during an interview at SXSW. But he was a little more honest than he might have been previously: “It might be a long corner.â€
â€œMacheteâ€, on the other hand, Rodriguezâ€™s planned â€œGrindhouseâ€ spin-off flick starring Danny Trejo, is ready to go before the cameras.
” Iâ€™m not going to bullshit you guys. We are making Machete.â€ He added that the whole production is a lot further along than we think: “Weâ€™ve already got the script and weâ€™re ready to go.â€
And whatâ€™s this film â€œNervecrackerâ€ heâ€™s doing? Science-fiction, ya say?
“â€œI used to say it was, itâ€™s kind of like Blade Runner, but that was Blade Walker. This is Blade Runner.â€
Blade Walk over here to get the full low-down on any of the aboveâ€¦
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Against the Current - the band, not adventures in dangerous swimming 101
Zedd - If our love is tragedy, why are you my remedy? (Well, answer my question!)
Arrow (Okay, Felicity from Arrow!)
Chrissy Costanza (cat eyes and buttery lyrics!)
Girls (TV) (Okay, Allison Williams!)
Movies - especially when they play in the dark.
Twin Peaks (TV)
Friends (TV) (It had me at "No way are you cool enough to pull Clint"; damn straight, Chandler!)
Traveling - preferably where water is, so I can splash someone!
Star Wars trilogy - no, the other one, fella!
Alex G - far more talented than her younger brother Alex H
Cameron Crowe movies - Say Anything..., Jerry Maguire, Almost Famous
The sign 'Free Wi-Fi'.
Reenacting dance/song scenes from "Grease" with my little girl (hey! Wait till you see my 'Summer Lovin'! - don't judge)
Die Hard - 40 stories of Sheer Adventure!
Alex Goot & Friends (his enemies aren't half as talented!)
Cooking up a nice dish and sitting in the entertainment area, on a cool night, basking in it's greatness.
Inflatable kids pools full of Vodka Lime Crush.
Acidic Email from angry, over passionate teenagers after I trash something "Twilight"-related on the site. Sparkle elsewhere.
My baby girl's big, caring heart.