Cast and Crew: Robert Rodriguez (Director, Writer, Producer, Editor, Steadicam Operator); Los Lobos (Score); Salma Hayek, Cheech Marin, Steve Buscemi, Quentin Tarantino
What It’s About: El Mariachi (Antonio Banderas) returns looking for revenge on the drug lord that killed his love and maimed his hand. It will take a lot of gun play to get that revenge.
Why Watch it Today?: Danny Trejo, who has a hilarious cameo as a blade using hit man who meets an ignominious end, celebrates his 69th birthday today. Best wishes to one of the great action character actors!