RODRIGUEZ SCREENS 'MACHETE' CLIP
Austin filmmaker Robert Rodriguez unveiled his new movie, “Machete,” on a street corner in San Diego as part of Comic-Con.
Rodriguez showed about seven minutes of footage at an outdoor party Thursday night.
Stars Danny Trejo and Michelle Rodriguez were on hand for the celebration. The film also stars Robert De Niro, Jessica Alba, Steven Seagal, Don Johnson and Lindsay Lohan.
The writer-director said “Machete” is a film of and for the fans, who clamored for a full-length movie after seeing a trailer in 2007’s “Grindhouse.”
“I was never going to go beyond the trailer,” he said.
“Machete” opens in September. ComicCon continues through Sunday.