A few new assets from director Robert Rodriguez’s upcoming sequel Machete Kills have been released online, all focusing on the women of the film. The pic centers on Machete’s (Danny Trejo) quest to stop an eccentric billionaire arms dealer (Mel Gibson) who has plans to spread war and anarchy across the planet. A new trailer gives audiences a preview of the Lady Gaga song “Aura” while also highlighting the colorful cast of characters, and two new character posters focus on Alexa Vega and Amber Heard.
Hit the jump to check out the new trailer and posters. The film also stars Sofia Vergara, Michelle Rodriguez, Charlie Sheen, Antonio Banderas, Jessica Alba, Demian Bichir, Vanessa Hudgens, Cuba Gooding Jr., William Sadler, and Marko Zaror. Machete Kills opens in theaters on October 11th.
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Here’s the official synopsis for Machete Kills:
“Machete Kills” is an action-packed thrill ride about the adventures of legendary secret agent Machete Cortez (Danny Trejo). In his latest mission, Machete is recruited by the U.S. President (Carlos Estevez) to stop a crazed global terrorist (Mel Gibson) from starting a nuclear war. With a bounty on his head, Machete faces death at every turn from an all-star cast of deadly assassins. Breaking all the rules, visionary director Robert Rodriguez leads this star-studded ensemble on one of the wildest adventures to save the world ever captured on film!