Machete Kills on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD in January!

Machete-KillsWell I know one person that will be excited for news of Machete Kills coming to Blu-ray in January…our very own Gregg Senko!  He must be doing cartwheels right now as it has just been announced that this explosive sequel that breaks all the rules is hitting the Blu-ray and DVD formats on January 21st with an early drop date of January 7th on Digital HD.  Woo hoo!  I’m excited!  But don’t take my word for it, take the studio’s with the official press release posted below in all its glory.  This is going to be one bloody good time!

Universal City, California, November 19, 2013—Get ready for the knife-wielding hero to return in Machete Kills, the sequel to the hugely successful Machete film from acclaimed director Robert Rodriguez. Machete Kills arrives on Blu-rayTM Combo Pack including Blu-rayTM, DVD,& Digital HD with UltraViolet and On Demand on January 21, 2014, from Universal Studios Home Entertainment. The film will also be available on Digital HD on January 7, 2014.

Danny Trejo (Grindhouse, Machete) returns as legendary ex-Federale Machete Cortez in this action- packed thrill ride from innovative director Robert Rodriguez. In his latest mission, Machete is recruited by the U.S. President (Charlie Sheen/Carlos Estevez; Anger Management, Two and a Half Men) to stop a crazed global terrorist (Mel Gibson; Braveheart, Edge of Darkness) from starting a nuclear war. With a bounty on his head, Machete breaks all the rules as he faces death at every turn from an all-star cast of deadly assassins.

Featuring Michelle Rodriguez (Fast & Furious 6), Sofia Vergara (“Modern Family”), Amber Heard (The Rum Diary), Antonio Banderas (Puss in Boots), Cuba Gooding Jr. (The Butler), and Demian Bichir (A Better Life), Machete Kills is one of the wildest save-the-world adventures ever captured on film.

The Blu-rayTM Combo Pack includes a Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD with UltraViolet.

  •   Blu-rayTM unleashes the power of your HDTV and is the best way to watch movies at home,featuring 6X the picture resolution of DVD, exclusive extras and theater-quality surround sound.
  •   DVD offers the flexibility and convenience of playing movies in more places, both at home andaway.

 DIGITAL HD with Ultraviolet lets fans watch movies anywhere on their favorite devices. Users can instantly stream or download movies to watch on iPad®, iPhone®, AndroidTM, smart TVs, connected Blu-ray players, game consoles, and more.

Bonus Features on Blu-ray and DVD

  •   Making of Machete KillsCAST AND FILMMAKERS:

    Cast: Danny Trejo, Mel Gibson, Michelle Rodriguez, Sofia Vergara, Jessica Alba, Charlie Sheen/Carlos Estevez, Antonio Banderas, Cuba Gooding, Jr., Lady Gaga, Amber Heard, Vanessa Hudgens, Walt Goggins, William Sadler, Demian Bichir, Alexa Vega, Marko Zaror and Samuel Davis
    Directed by: Robert Rodriguez

    Screenplay by: Kyle Ward
    Story by: Robert Rodriguez & Marcel Rodriguez
    Producers: Robert Rodriguez, Marcel Rodriguez, Rick Schwartz, Sergei Bespalov, Alexander Rodnyansky, Aaron Kaufman, and Iliana Nikolic
    Executive Producer: Boris Teterev, Jere Hausfater, Paris Kasidokostas Latsis, Terry Dougas, Anthony Gudas, Sam Englebardt, William D. Johnson, Alfonso Barragan, Jr., John Paul Dejoria
    Associate Producer: Marina Bespalov
    Director of Photography: Robert Rodriguez & Marcel Rodriguez
    Production Designer: Steve Joyner
    Editor: Robert Rodriguez & Rebecca Rodriguez
    Original Music by: Robert Rodriguez & Carl Thiel
    Costumes by: Nina Proctor


    Street Date: January 21, 2014
    Running Time: 1 hour 48 minutes
    Layers: BD-50
    Aspect Ratio: Widescreen 1.85.1
    Rating: R for strong violence throughout, language and some sexual content Technical Info: DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1
    Subtitles: English SDH, French and Spanish


    Street Date: January 21, 2014

    Running Time: 1 hour 48 minutes
    Layers: Dual Layer
    Aspect Ratio: Anamorphic Widescreen 1.85:1

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Rating: R for strong violence throughout, language and some sexual content Technical Info: Dolby Digital 5.1 (English)
Subtitles: English SDH, French and Spanish



1 Response to “Machete Kills on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD in January!”

  1. Gerard Iribe

    I lament that we won’t be getting a 10 minute film or cooking school with this release. 🙁