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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I didn't want Frank [Miller, creator of the comic "Sin City" and co-writer on the film] to be treated just as a writer because he is the only one who has actually been to 'Sin City'. I am making such a literal interpretation of his book that I'd have felt weird taking directing credit without him. It was easier for me to quietly resign because otherwise I'd have been force to make compromises I ...
Since 1998, he has possessed the film rights to the comic book "Madman" by Mike Allred
. Although the film has yet to be produced, Allred is the one who helped Rodriguez get in touch with Frank Miller
, which led to the latter's own comic property becoming the movie Sin City
(2005). As of 2006, Rodriguez and Allred have gone on record as saying that a screenplay for the "Madman" movie (based on an ...
A huge fan of John Carpenter
, Rodriguez will often make reference to his films in his own. E.g., the drug test scene in The Faculty
(1998) to see who's an alien is a direct reference to the blood test scene in The Thing