Rodriguez International Pictures

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Logo description and capture by sega3dmm Editions by Bob Fish


Background: Rodriguez International Pictures is a banner of Troublemaker Studios used exclusively for the film Planet Terror which was part of the Grindhouse double feature. It was later revived in 2014 for 2 series on the El Rey Network: Matador and From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series.


(April 6, 2007, March 11, 2014-)

Nicknames: "RIP", "The Tombstone of Fire", "Graveyard in Hell", "Burning Tombstone", "Tombstone from Hell"

Logo: On a black background, we see a line of fire going across the screen to trace a tombstone. Gold letters saying "RIP" appears on the tombstone then Rodriguez International (RIP) (2007)the text "RODRIGUEZ INTERNATIONAL PICTURES" appears at the bottom of the screen.

Trivia: The company name is a reference to American International Pictures.

FX/SFX: The fire and the text.

Music/Sounds: Flame sound effects similar to the 2005 Troublemaker logo.

Availability: Can be found on Planet Terror, Matador and From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series.

Editor's Note: None.