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Machete Kills Movie Review Summary

Actors: Danny Trejo, Michelle Rodriguez, Demian Bichir, Charlie Sheen

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Machete hunts down those supplying the Mexican drug cartels with the help of his beautiful woman, Santana. When a gang's masked leader shoots and kills Santana, Machete is arrested by a crooked sheriff who can't wait to hang him. However, the President calls to stop Machete's execution; he needs Machete's help dealing with a national security threat in Mexico. A lunatic named Marcos has gotten hold of a nuclear weapon and threatens to launch it at America. America can't technically intervene... but they can unofficially send Machete to go kill Marcos and neutralize the situation. Machete heads to Mexico, where he learns that Marcos has the missile launch wired into his heart, so if his heart stops beating, the nuclear launch sequence begins. He learns, while bringing Marcos back to America, that Marcos is a former secret agent who tried to do right, driven insane by the cartel who tortured and killed his family. His insanity led him to collaborate with the man who built the nuclear device, the corrupt CEO of a weapons manufacturing business named Voz. Voz has a hit put out on Machete and Marcos, and it's up to Machete to find a way to stop Voz and save America.
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The review of this Movie prepared by R.W. Hainline a Level 29 Superb Fruit-Dove scholar

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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 70%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 20%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 10% Time/Era of Movie:    -   present 2000+ Spying & Terrorists    -   Yes Cloak & Dagger Plotlets:    -   Preventing bomb/biohazard/disaster Combat acrobatics/martial arts?    -   Yes Kind of movie    -   superfast sword fighting

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   bounty hunter Age:    -   60's-90's Has special powers?    -   Yes Magical/mental powers of main character:    -   super strength Ethnicity/Nationality    -   Hispanic/Latinic

Setting

United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Texas The Americas (not US):    -   Yes The Americas:    -   Mexico Misc setting    -   scientific labs

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   very gory visuals of deaths and torture Kind of violence:    -   knives Unusual forms of death    -   visually blown into pieces Any profanity?    -   A lot of foul language Lot of special effects?    -   Yes Kinds of F/X    -   exploding vehicles    -   nasty human transformations

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