El beso de ultratumba (1963)

Mexico, 1963
85m
35mm film, black and white
mono, Spanish

A Mexican horror film directed by Carlos Toussaint.

Plot Summary

Newlyweds are plunged into financial chaos when the wife’s father dies leaving them with his debts. They are forced to move into a rundown house that turns out to be haunted.

Credits

* = uncredited

Crew
Directed by: Carlos Toussaint
© [not given on screen)
Producciones Delta S.A. presents
Produced by: Alberto Ramírez de Aguilar, Carlos Ravelo Galindo
Story and Screenplay by: Alberto Ramírez de Aguilar, Carlos Ravelo Galindo
Director of Photography: Jorge Stahl Jr
Editor: Rafael Ceballos
Music by: Sergio Guerrero *
Sound Recordist: Rodolfo Solís
Make-up: Sara Mateos
Hairdresser: Sara Maza
Special Effects: Armando Stahl
Art Director: Salvador Lozano
Studios and Laboratory: San Angel, S.A.

Cast
Ana Bertha Lepe [Laura del Castillo]
Sergio Jurado [Emilio Galindo]
Alfonso Castaño [Don Julio]
Guillermo Bianchi [Sacerdote]
Roberto Araya [doctor]
Mario Chávez García [Miguel, Laura’s brother]
José Loza Casanova [Lalo]
Magda Donato [Doña Aurora]
Margarita Delgado [estate agent]
Lupe Carriles, Tamara Garina [Aurora’s friends]
Manuel Dondé [Doctor Mariscal]
Gerardo Salinas
Enrique García [Don Miguel del Castillo, Laura’s father]
Ignacio Villalbazo [furniture creditor]
Raúl Córtes Dávila
Antonio Bravo [graduate]
Carlos Suárez [commandant]
Rafael Islas
Armando Acosta [waiter]
Salvador Zea
Gerardo Lopez
Enrique Lucero

Alternative Titles

The Kiss from Beyond the Grave – English language title

References

Books

  • Horror and Science Fiction Films: A Checklist by Donald C. Willis p.271 – credits
  • Reference Guide to Fantastic Films by Walt Lee p.31 – credits