A former Mexican federal agent, Isador “Machete” Cortez becomes a mercenary for hire, taking on vicious drug lords, racist politicians, and megalomaniacal supervillains to protect his people and the world.
In honor of our Movie of the Month, Cyborg, and JCVD’s recent string of great villain roles, here’s our picks for 10 of the villainous turns by action heroes.
The band Train apparently never saw Machete, as they make the mistake of stealing Danny Trejo’s girl and abandoning him in the desert in their music video for “Angel in Blue Jeans”
Imagine a game that lets you play as Rambo, John Matrix, John McClane and basically every other action hero you can think of with fully destructible levels and old school action and you have the insanely awesome Broforce.
This week on the podcast, Zach, Chris and Joe talk about Machete, Harrison Ford in Expendables 3, Possible Batmen, try to guess the title of the new Bourne movie, the most violent DC animated movie yet, the awesome atmosphere of Dark City and much more.
Machete is back this September in Machete Kills and Danny Trejo is joined by a colorful cast of characters that includes Antonio Banderas, Amber Heard, Lady Gaga, Cuba Gooding Jr and introducing, Carlos Estevez.
“Man, that goalie was pissed!”
“I have an affinity for good roles in good films. I like a variety of parts, and if some of the good stuff happens to be in fantasy and horror, I do them” -Jeff Fahey on his many roles
This week we had a bunch of new photos from Dredd and Abraham Lincoln: Vampire hunter and a bunch of sequel and remake news.
We head out into the post apocalyptic wasteland with Eli this week for the Action Hero of the Week.