TAG: Robert Rodriguez

Video / Feb 19, 2011 / 4:00 am

World Premiere: Kobe Bryant Is The Black Mamba

It’s finally here! Watch as Kobe Bryant fights to protect the game of basketball against all who wish to destroy it in The Black Mamba

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Style - Kicks and Gear / Feb 17, 2011 / 3:30 pm

World Premiere: Kobe Bryant Is The Black Mamba This Saturday

The Black Mamba

By this point, if you’re not excited to see The Black Mamba, you either don’t like basketball or film. (In which case, we can’t be friends.) Starring Kobe Bryant, Kanye West, Bruce Willis and Danny Trejo, the Nike Basketball production directed by Robert Rodriguez will launch for its world premiere Saturday night at 1:00am PST. Yeah, that’s 4:00am EST for all of you along the Atlantic. So if you want to be one of the first to see it, RSVP here: Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Feb 7, 2011 / 12:15 pm

Dime Exclusive: Storyboards From Kobe Bryant’s The Black Mamba

The Black Mamba

While I was at the Nike Vault last weekend chopping it up with Kobe Bryant and director Robert Rodriguez about their new film The Black Mamba, I noticed something interesting on the wall. Other than the official movie poster, on display were storyboards from the film. So after watching Trailer #1 and Trailer #2, catch an exclusive glimpse into the world of The Black Mamba before the film debuts All-Star Weekend. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear, Video / Jan 31, 2011 / 1:30 pm

Kobe Bryant’s New Trailer For The Black Mamba Starring Kanye West

This past weekend, I was in L.A. with the fam from Nike Basketball and Nike Sportswear to check out everything they have planned for NBA All-Star Weekend. And while there are a lot of things I can’t tell you, this much I can: It’s going to be ridiculous!

After catching the Celtics victory over the Lakers, we headed over to the Nike Vault to see the second trailer for Kobe Bryant‘s new film, The Black Mamba, with director Robert Rodriguez and the Mamba himself in the house. While I was surprised as you not to see the role of The Boss played by Rick Ross, I guess Kanye West will do…

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All-Star, Video / Jan 24, 2011 / 2:00 pm

Official Trailer: Kobe Bryant Is The Black Mamba

As you may have heard, Nike Basketball has been working on a film project with Kobe Bryant titled, The Black Mamba. Not excited yet? Well, the film is directed by Robert Rodriguez (Desperado, From Dusk Till Dawn and Sin City) and co-stars Bruce Willis and Danny Trejo. (I think we got your attention.) Slated to release Feb. 19 during NBA All-Star Weekend, check out the first official trailer below, and two exclusive behind-the-scenes photos from the set after the jump.

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