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The Devil's Backbone

El espinazo del diablo

Directed by Guillermo del Toro
Spain, 2001
Thriller, History, Horror


Spain in the late 30s, just days before the end of the Civil War. Ten-year-old Carlos, whose Republican father was killed in battle, is left at the Santa Lucia orphanage, an impressive stone structure in the middle of a desolate landscape where war orphans gather…

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The Devil's Backbone Directed by Guillermo del Toro

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