The Big Surprise – ‘Machete’: Weirdest Cast Ever?, pub-2427795083793513, DIRECT, f08c47fec0942fa0

It started as a joke, but one of the fake trailers from 2008’s “Grindhouse” is becoming a real movie. Robert Rodriguez, the director of “Desperado,” “Sin City” and the “Spy Kids” trilogy, has begun work on “Machete,” which began as a preview that ran before his “Planet Terror” segment of the double-feature he made with Quentin Tarantino.

For the full-length movie, Rodriguez has assembled one of the most eclectic casts ever: Robert De Niro, Jessica Alba, Steven Seagal, Michelle Rodriguez, read more at