Date of Birth: Jun 20, 1968
Biography: Robert Anthony Rodríguez (born June 20, 1968) is an American film director, screenwriter, producer, cinematographer, editor and musician. He shoots and produces many of his films in his native Texas and Mexico. He has directed such films as Desperado (1995), From Dusk Till Dawn (1996), The Faculty (1998), Spy Kids (2001), Sin City (2005), Planet Terror (2007), and Machete (2010). He also produced the latest installment in the Predator series, Predators (2010)... (Wikpedia)
Total Credits at Criticker: 11 (Actor), 31 (Director), 23 (Writer), 2 (Creator)
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- The Tragedy (2020) - S2 E6
- Stranger in a Strange Land (2021) - S1 E1
- The Streets of Mos Espa (2022) - S1 E3
- In the Name of Honor (2022) - S1 E7
- Quid Go Pro (2014) - S1 E1
A cinematic concert experience from the stage of the Hollywood Bowl of Billie Eilish's album, "Happier Than Ever"
When alien invaders kidnap Earth's superheroes, their children must team up and learn to work together if they want to save their parents and the world. (imdb)
An action-packed story of one young woman's journey to discover the truth of who she is and her fight to change the world. (imdb)
Red 11 is set in the dark, twisted world of legal drug research where College kids turn lab rats to make quick money. Rob (who is assigned the color and number Red 11), who is trying to buy his way out of a huge debt to the tune of $7K. Things get surreal when he's not sure if the hospital is really trying to kill him, or if it's side effects from the experimental drugs. (Wikipedia.org)
Sock 'em Dead (2015) - Short Film
An actress in a film just shooting the last scene before taking a pause to finish her character make up have an encounter with a bizarre and scary film partner.
The town's most hard-boiled citizens cross paths with some of its more reviled inhabitants. (imdb)
The Director's Chair (2014) - TV Series
Director Robert Rodriguez interviews some of the top movie directors. (imdb)
From Dusk Till Dawn (2014) - TV Series
A Texas Ranger is in hot pursuit of the infamous Gecko brothers.
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. (imdb)
The Black Mamba (2011) - Short Film
LA Lakers star player Kobe Bryant has been nicknamed "The Black Mamba" as, when he plays he strikes fast and is deadly. Looking to expand on the branding, Bryant takes a meeting with director Robert Rodriguez to discuss a project he proposes to do just that - an action movie with Bryant in the lead role, wherein various villains are after The Black Mamba to take away his shoes.
Former Spy Kids Carmen and Juni Cortez return as teenagers to help 10-year-old twin siblings Rebecca and Cecil Wilson save the world with their stepmother -- a retired secret agent who's been called back into service to stop a conniving smuggler.
After being set-up and betrayed by the man who hired him to assassinate a Texas Senator, an ex-Federale launches a brutal rampage of revenge against his former boss.
A young boy's discovery of a colorful, wish-granting rock causes chaos in the suburban town of Black Falls when jealous kids and scheming adults alike set out to get their hands on it. (imdb)
A double-bill of thrillers that recall both filmmakers' favorite exploitation films. "Grindhouse" (a downtown movie theater in disrepair since its glory days as a movie palace known for "grinding out" non-stop double-bill programs of B-movies) is presented as one full-length feature comprised of two individual films helmed separately by each director. (imdb)
A small-town sheriffs' department has to deal with an outbreak of murderous, infected people called "sickos." A gun-legged woman named Cherry (Rose McGowan) and her martial arts-wielding partner (Freddy Rodriguez) take on the zombie army. (IMDB)
Four tales of crime focusing around a muscular brute who's looking for the person responsible for the death of his beloved Goldie; a man fed up with Sin City's corrupt law enforcement who takes the law into his own hands after a horrible mistake; a cop who risks his life to protect a girl from a deformed pedophile; and a hitman looking to make a little cash.
From the wild imagination of a child and the digital vision of director Robert Rodriguez comes this magical, original, not to mention three-dimensional, family entertainment. (Dimension Films)
A drug lord who pretends to overthrow the Mexican government. A corrupt CIA agent (Johnny Depp) who at that time, demands retribution from his worst enemy to carry out the drug lord's uprising against the government. (imdb)
Using the very latest digital technology to weave 3-D images directly into the Spy Kids' trademark espionage action, Game Over invites audience of all ages to become a part of the larger-than-life excitement on the screen. (Dimension Films)
When last we saw them, the Cortez kids had just joined the family business in order to win back their kidnapped parents. Now, Carmen and Juni are Level 2 OSS agents, about to set off on their own solo mission, or so they think. (Dimension Films)
Prior to their retirement nine years ago, Gregorio (Banderas) and Ingrid (Gugino) were the two greatest secret agents the world had ever known. Now, as the two are called back to duty, their adventures put them into such danger that the only two people who can rescue them (and maybe the world) are their children! Sometimes the biggest heroes are the smallest ones. (Miramax)
When some very creepy things start happening around school, the kids at Herrington High make a chilling discovery that confirms their worst suspicions: their teachers really are from another planet!
George Clooney and Quentin Tarantino star as the Gecko brothers -- two dangerous outlaws on a wild crime spree. After kidnapping a father (Keitel) and his two kids (Lewis), the Geckos head south to a seedy Mexican bar to hide out in safety. But when they face the bar's truly notorious clientele, they're forced to team up with their hostages in order to make it out alive. (Dimension)
Antonio Banderas stars as the Mariachi without a name in this much anticipated follow-up to the critically-acclaimed 1992 hit, El Mariachi. This time the Mariachi (Banderas) plunges headfirst into the dark border underworld when he follows a trail of blood to the last of the infamous Mexican druglords, Bucho (De Almeida), showdown. (Sony)
Four interlocking tales that take place in a fading hotel on New Year's Eve.(imdb)
Roadracers (1994) - TV Movie
Cynical look at a 50's rebellious Rocker who has to confront his future, thugs with knives, and the crooked town sheriff. (imdb)
In this action adventure film a lone Mariachi musician enters a small town at the same time as a hitman. They both wear black and carry similar guitar cases, except the Mariachi's contains his beloved guitar and the hitman's is full of weapons--as a result the Mariachi finds himself ushered into a violent underworld of crime. (Sony)
Bedhead (1991) - Short Film
When Rebecca, a little girl, is tripped by her older brother David (Bedhead) because she tried ramming him when her doll was vandalized, she lands on her skull and psychic powers are unleashed. She begins torturing David...but when she is injured once again, she decides to herself to use her powers for better purposes. (imdb)
The Mandalorian (2019) - TV Series
The Book of Boba Fett (2021) - TV Series
Matador (2014) - TV Series