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Robert Rodriguez Opens Frank Frazetta's Archive for Austin Show
Exclusive first look at special art event during SXSW
"...during SXSW, local one-man film industry and Frazetta superfan Robert Rodriguez will be mounting a week-long exhibition of his..."

Feb. 19, 2015 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

From the Vaults: Robert Rodriguez's Early Years
"Ismael Jones and the Eyes of the Devil" debuts and "El Mariachi" at 20
"...It was 20 years ago this summer that Robert Rodriguez filmed El Mariachi. To celebrate the occasion, the..."

Sept. 3, 2012 Screens Post by Marjorie Baumgarten

Filmmaker Robert Rodriguez Invests in Local Restaurant Concept
Director, restaurateur, and chef join forces with Fresa’s
"...Robert Rodriguez fans already know he’s a serious foodie from..."

March 14, 2014 Food Post by Virginia B. Wood

Robert Rodriguez: Future Sins, Fiery Projects
Update from Wizard World on 'Fire and Ice', 'Sin City 2' and more
"...What's Robert Rodriguez up to next? Last Saturday at Wizard World..."

Nov. 29, 2013 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

What's On Robert Rodriguez's Plate
The local filmmaker lets slip which franchise he was kickstarting next
"...Robert Rodriguez is busy at South By Southwest pimping Predators..."

March 14, 2010 Screens Post by Joe O'Connell

How Robert Rodriguez Saved Alita: Battle Angel From the Scrap Heap
After a decade and a half, the legendary manga's battle dreams are made real
"...Robert Rodriguez had touched down in Austin. It was less..."

Feb. 15, 2019 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

Robert Rodriguez Returns to His DIY Roots With Red 11
The film the Austin director shot while filming blockbuster Alita: Battle Angel debuts at SXSW
"...those rare moments you have to yourself? If you're Robert Rodriguez, you make the smallest film of your career...."

March 8, 2019 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

Sour Notes For Robert Rodriguez
Robert Rodriguez runs into conflict with the Austin musicians' union over scoring his new release.
" least for the orchestral scoring of the upcoming Robert Rodriguez release, which had been scheduled for mid-October post-production..."

Oct. 18, 2002 News Feature by Michael King

Robert Rodriguez Goes Back to His Roots for New Reality Series
The rebel without a crew becomes a rebel with a cable show
"...In 1991, an up-and-coming young director from Austin called Robert Rodriguez created a piece of cinema lore. He raised..."

March 9, 2018 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

AFF Honors Robert Rodriguez
Austin's favorite troublemaker to receive award
"...Robert Rodriguez, writer/director/producer/composer/FX whiz/Troublemaker Films co-founder/ unstoppable hyphenate, will receive..."

Sept. 30, 2010 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Web Extra: The Austin Chronicle interview with Robert Rodriguez's bandanna
"...How did you get to be so close to Robert?..."

July 25, 2003 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Robert Rodriguez's Filmography

July 25, 2003 Screens Feature

Rodriguez confirms latest Austin shoot for June
Speaking at SXSW, Robert Rodriguez confirmed he'll be shooting a new film here in June, about the time his film Shorts hits theaters. Sin City 2? Not so much. But Mr. R. is finally a college graduate!
"...Robert Rodriguez will shoot the futuristic thriller Nerveracker this June..."

March 16, 2009 SXSW Post by Joe O'Connell

What Will Robert Do Next?
Robert Rodriguez talks about his next movie, DVDs, and his next possible collaborator.
"...weekend's Fangoria Weekend of Horrors: would guest of honor Robert Rodriguez spill the beans on his next project? Rodriguez,..."

Jan. 23, 2008 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Rodriguez Brings Back Frazetta Gallery
Show highlighting legendary fantasy artist returns to Austin
"...master returns to Austin for the third year: Director Robert Rodriguez has announced that he'll be bringing 15 works..."

March 11, 2016 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Robert and Kobe Just Do It
Robert Rodriguez directs Kobe Bryant in "The Black Mamba"
"...long-teased Kobe Bryant mini-film directed by Austin filmmaking legend Robert Rodriguez. The film stars Kobe in the guise of..."

Feb. 21, 2011 Screens Post by Marjorie Baumgarten

Robert Kurtzman Invades Garth Manor
FX legend talks Evil Dead 2
"...rubber and goo. It was practical effects masters like Robert Kurtzman that defined the genre as much as the..."

July 30, 2015 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Not a Rodriguez Fan
"...Aug. 24]: A presumably minority take (in Austin) on Robert Rodriguez. I'm for anything promoting local film awareness but..."

Aug. 28, 2012 Postmarks

"...and creates epics that receive such critical praise. Maybe Robert Rodriguez should seek out Wes Anderson and see if..."

Aug. 1, 2003 Postmarks

Robert Plant Crowns Austin Music Awards
Fortune teller to unspool vintage Twine Time at local Grammys
"...Led Zeppelin oracle Robert Plant will perform on Wednesday at the Austin Music..."

March 15, 2016 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Johnny Rodriguez
"...As far as comeback albums go, Johnny Rodriguez has done pretty well. His song selection is impeccable,..."

Aug. 30, 1996 Music Feature

Machete Kills
Robert Rodriguez once again unleashes manic, over-the-top mayhem.
"...Directed by: Robert Rodriguez. Starring: Danny Trejo, Mel Gibson, Demian Bichir, Amber..."

Oct. 11, 2013 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over
"...Directed by: Robert Rodriguez. Starring: Daryl Sabara, Alexa Vega, Ricardo Montalban, Sylvester..."

July 25, 2003 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Spy Kids
The first entry in Rodriguez's kids action movie remains the best in the series.
"...Directed by: Robert Rodriguez. Starring: Antonio Banderas, Carla Gugino, Alexa Vega, Daryl..."

March 30, 2001 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Faculty
Co-written by Scream scribe Kevin Williamson and George Huang (Swimming With Sharks), The Faculty is pure Robert Rodriguez: jam-packed with action, suspense, humor, horror, and plenty of cinematic homages.
"...Directed by: Robert Rodriguez. Starring: Elijah Wood, Jordana Brewster, Clea Duvall, Josh..."

Dec. 25, 1998 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

A Career Hooligan Looks Back, But Mostly Forward
Robert Rodriguez on a lifetime of innovation and the movie, 'El Mariachi,' that started it all
"...– this last bit is key – every single Robert Rodriguez DVD/Blu-ray you can? Study them. Listen to his..."

Aug. 24, 2012 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

"...Directed by: Robert Rodriguez. Starring: Antonio Banderas, Salma Hayek, Joaquim De Almeida,..."

Aug. 25, 1995 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Spy Kids: All the Time in the World in 4D
The family-friendly spy franchise is revived once again, this time with a "fourth dimension" of scratch and sniff.
"...Directed by: Robert Rodriguez. Starring: Jessica Alba, Jeremy Piven, Joel McHale, Rowan..."

Aug. 19, 2011 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Making Trouble Look Good
How Kurt Volk got to be Robert Rodriguez's go-to poster designer
"...the comics of Frank Miller. But Volk's not some Robert Rodriguez obsessive completist. This is Volk's work. For a..."

Aug. 22, 2014 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

SXSW Adds 102 Movies to 2019 Film Festival Lineup
After Us, what else does the film fest have in store?
"...movies and shows, with new films from Olivia Wilde, Robert Rodriguez, Christopher Morris, and more...."

Jan. 16, 2019 SXSW Post by Richard Whittaker

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