D: Guillermo del Toro
October/Iguana/Ventana (Arthur H. Gorson)
Mexico 🇲🇽 1992
W: Guillermo del Toro
DP: Guillermo Navarro
Ed: Raul Davalos
Mus: Javier Alvarez
Federico Luppi (Jesus Gris), Ron Perlman (Angel de la Guardia), Claudio Brook (Dieter de la Guardia)
Taking its title from "the God of Time", Cronos was a Mexican horror movie which gave writer-director Guillermo Del Toro his cinematic breakthrough.
An antiques dealer discovers a 400-year old clockwork device which contains a bloodsucking insect which bestows immortality.
A novel, imaginative twist on vampire legend directed with a stylish atmosphere by the Mexican filmmaker.