Rebel without a Crew, or how a 23-year-old filmmaker with $7,000 became a Hollywood Player, (Dutton Books, 1995).
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Robert Rodriguez 'My Brother' | Robert Rodriguez and Band | Mi Hermano Robert R. | Roberto Rodriguez | Robert Rodríguez
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I always consider Salma [Hayek] for my projects, even for male roles.
Turned down the chance to direct Kevin Smith
's script for "Superman Lives" (which as of 2004 is not being made in to a feature film, having been replaced with another script). Kevin Smith
also pursued Rodriguez to helm his controversial religious satire Dogma
(1999). Rodriguez turned it down, insisting that the project was so personal that Smith ought to do it himself.
DVD releases of his movies always include a do-it-yourself/behind-the-scenes features on the movies entitled "10-minute Film School" (although they are rarely actually ten minutes). Beginning with the disc for Once Upon a Time in Mexico
(2003), he's also begun including "10-minute Cooking School" to show how to cook the trademark dishes his characters dine on.