Lionsgate UK have set an exciting challenge to celebrate the cinema release of Robert Rodriguez insanely entertaining new movie MACHETE KILLS.


We’d like you to design an alternative movie poster (AMP) to be used online and on the Official Pages for the film’s 11th October release. The brief is open but “strong, exciting and sexy” would be a good place to start. The winner will have their poster printed full sized, credited and a bumper pack of (region 2) films inc. the very special Dusk Till Dawn Titty Twister Edition, Pulp Fiction, Spy Kids and a load more action packed Lionsgate UK titles.

• If you could make sure your poster fits the standard one sheet (27″ x 40″) size for printing.

• The deadline for entries is 9th October at 5pm (GMT)



In Machete Kills, Danny Trejo returns as ex-Federale agent Machete, who is recruited by the President of the United States for a mission which would be impossible for any mortal man – he must take down a madman revolutionary and an eccentric billionaire arms dealer who has hatched a plan to spread war and anarchy across the planet.


The talented and eclectic cast includes: Danny Trejo, Michelle Rodriguez, Sofia Vergara, Amber Heard, Carlos Estevez, Lady Gaga, Antonio Banderas, Jessica Alba, Demian Bichir, Alexa Vega, Vanessa Hudgens, Cuba Gooding, Jr., William Sadler, Marko Zaror and Mel Gibson.


Machete Kills is directed by Robert Rodriguez, produced by Robert Rodriguez, Aaron Kaufman, Iliana Nikolic, Sergei Bespalov, Alexander Rodnyansky and Rick Schwartz, from a screenplay by Kyle Ward, based on a story by Marcel Rodriguez and Robert Rodriguez.
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“A blast of ludicrous fun” IGN


“Off-the-chain violence and insanity” Front Magazine


“Ridiculously enjoyable” Vue Magazine


Lionsgate releases Machete Kills at UK cinemas on October 11, 2013




Download images and title treatment for possible inspiration HERE




Please send all entries to

The deadline for entries is 9th October