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The Devil's Backbone (2001)

12 10/19/2001 (MX) FantasyDramaHorrorThriller 1h 48m

What is a ghost?


Spain, 1939. In the last days of the Spanish Civil War, the young Carlos arrives at the Santa Lucía orphanage, where he will make friends and enemies as he follows the quiet footsteps of a mysterious presence eager for revenge.

  1. Guillermo del Toro

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Antonio Trashorras


  3. David Muñoz


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The Devil's Backbone
The Devil's Backbone

Original Title El espinazo del diablo

Status Released

Original Language Spanish; Castilian

Budget $4,500,000.00

Revenue $6,582,065.00


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