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Robert Rodriguez
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Date of Birth: Jun 20, 1968

Country: USA

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 Titles at Criticker: 33 - You've Seen 0

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Titles You Haven't Rated: Director (25) | Writer (20) | Actor (9) | Creator (1)
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Alita: Battle Angel (2019)
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)
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Sock
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.
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Sin City: A Dame to Kill For (2014)
The town's most hard-boiled citizens cross paths with some of its more reviled inhabitants. (imdb)
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The Director
Director Robert Rodriguez interviews some of the top movie directors. (imdb)
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From Dusk Till Dawn (2014)
A Texas Ranger is in hot pursuit of the infamous Gecko brothers.
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Machete Kills (2013)
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)
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Spy Kids 4: All the Time in the World (2011)
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.
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Nightmare Factory (2011)
An inside look at the world of Hollywood special effects and the company paving the way, KNB Effects. (imdb)
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The Black Mamba (2011)
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.
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Machete (2010)
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.
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Shorts (2009)
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)
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Fantastic Flesh: The Art of Make-Up EFX (2008)
This documentary delves into the art of make-up effects with industry legends Dick Smith, Rob Bottin, Tom Savini, John Landis, Frank Darabont, Joe Dante and many others with a strong focus on Greg Nicotero and Howard Berger of KNB Make-Up EFX. (imdb)
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Planet Terror (2007)
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)
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Grindhouse (2007)
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)
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Nice Guys (2006)
When Tom's hopes to have his first Hollywood film financed are dashed, he and his friends explore creative financing: they plan to steal a case of government-issued Mary Jane and return it to the FBI for the reward money. With an idea that seems more foolish than foolproof, can a ruse like this really work
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Curandero (2005)
Curandero: Dawn of the Demon is an action-packed horror flick that takes a couple on a horrifying journey through the deepest bowels of the Mexican underworld. When beautiful federal agent Magdalena calls upon the local curandero (Gallardo) for his services to purify a police station, the two of suddenly find themselves immersed in a satanic cult's blood-thirsty battleground. (imdb)
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The Adventures of Sharkboy & Lavagirl in 3-D (2005)
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)
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Sin City (2005)
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.
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The Making of
Short documentary on the making of "Kill Bill: Volume 2" (2004).
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Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over (2003)
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)
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Once Upon a Time in Mexico (2003)
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)
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Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams (2002)
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)
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Spy Kids (2001)
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)
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Lisa Picard Is Famous (2000)
This mockumentary is a roller coaster ride through the rose-tinted glasses of an aspiring actress's dreams and dramas. (First Look Pictures)
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From Dusk Till Dawn 3: The Hangman
"Prequel" to the first From Dusk Till Dawn is set in Mexico in the early 1900's which begins with the escape of Johnny Madrid, a dangerous local outlaw, from the gallows who then kidnaps his hangman's beautiful daughter, Esmeralda, with a little help from Reece, a female outlaw from the U.S. With the hangman and a local posse on their trail, Johnny meets with his gang who all rob a stagecoach which contains American author Ambrose Bierce along with newlywed couple John and Mary Newlie. As night falls, all parties coincidently seek shelter in an isolated inn... (imdb)
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The Faculty (1998)
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!
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Full Tilt Boogie (1997)
A documentary about the production of From Dusk Till Dawn (1996) and the people who made it. (imdb)
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From Dusk Till Dawn (1996)
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)
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Desperado (1995)
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)
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Four Rooms (1995)
Four interlocking tales that take place in a fading hotel on New Year's Eve.(imdb)
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Roadracers (1994)
Cynical look at a 50's rebellious Rocker who has to confront his future, thugs with knives, and the crooked town sheriff. (imdb)
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El Mariachi (1993)
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)
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Bedhead (1991)
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)
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