Tag Archives: Michelle Rodriguez

Brackish

Healthy-eating types are always recommending that we reduce the amount of salt in our diets… and yet, if you buy the DVD of Salt (2010), you get three full variants of the same movie to gorge on! First is the … Continue reading

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Putting the “Damp” in Dhampir

Still on a vampire kick, I thought I’d give BloodRayne (2005) another spin… and actually found it a little less painful the second time around. Obviously there’s no way I could ever describe it as a “good” movie… but I don’t … Continue reading

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“Twinkie Is Breakfast”

Blue Crush (2002) is the only DVD I’ve ever bought purely for the commentary track. Don’t get me wrong, the tale of an ambitious surfer chick who gets distracted from her training before a big competition by a hunky football … Continue reading

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Luz Loses Out

After warming myself up by re-watching Planet Terror, I finally gave its cinematic offspring Machete (2010) a spin. For the record, I thought the original Grindhouse trailer was hilarious, and I got very excited when I heard that Michelle Rodriguez … Continue reading

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Embattled M-Rod

So, the reviews for Battle: Los Angeles are in, and they ain’t lookin’ good… but having skimmed through them, like the obsessive geek I am, I’ve found that a lot of the critics have actually written quite complimentary (or at … Continue reading

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The Last of “Lost”

[Contains mild SPOILERS] I got hooked on Lost back when it was on proper (i.e., terrestrial) TV, and then got mighty pissed off when satellite-station Sky swooped in and stole it away from me (to add insult to injury, Ch4 … Continue reading

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Total Rodriguez

UK movie-mag TotalFilm features an interview with M-Rod this month, from which I plucked this choice quote: “I think I like being funny more than kicking ass… People don’t have a clue what I’m capable of.” Dammit, I’ve been saying … Continue reading

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