Robert Rodriguez is an independent screenwriter and director of more than fifteen feature films. He pioneered the “Mariachi-style” and “One-man film crew” styles of filmmaking, and is the founder of the production company, Troublemaker Studios. Some of Rodriguez’ films include Sin City, Desperado, Once Upon a Time in Mexico, The Faculty, Sharkboy and Lavagirl , Spy Kids , Planet Terror, and Machete. He has collaborated with Quentin Tarantino on From Dusk Till Dawn and Grindhouse.
The book is overall a funny tale regarding Robert's rise from nothing to the top of the mountain in a brand new world which is the hollywood industry. Read morePublished 26 days ago by J. Alvarez
Was hoping for more insight into how to get a movie made, but still a good read. Astonishing how lucky Rodriguez got, really.Published 1 month ago by quinloki
I have many books, and have read many on filmmaking, by filmmakers. This is right now my favorite one, for brevity, inspiration, usefulness, motivation, based on both the author's... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Vales Tales
This book is really inspiring. I am very grateful that Robert decided to publish it and I hope he has not been jaded by Hollywood. I read it in basically one sitting. Read morePublished 3 months ago by tinseltown
This is a very motivational book for budding filmmakers. Not in the rah-rah, you're-the-best kind of way. But by leading by example. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Randy Given