Las momias de Guanajuato (1972)

Mexico, 1970
85m
35mm film, Eastmancolor, 1.85:1
mono, Spanish

A Mexican horror film directed by Federico Curiel. When the film opened in Mexico City in February it played for nine weeks, longer than any other Santo film.

Credits

Crew
Director: Federico Curiel
Películas Latinoamericanas S.A., Películas Rodríguez S.A.
Producer: Rogelio Agrasánchez
Adaptation: Rafael García Travesi
Story: Rogelio Agrasánchez
Director of Photography: Enrique Wallace
Camera Operator: Urbano Vázquez
Editor: José W. Bustos
Music/Songs: Gustavo César Carrión (Poquito a poco; Una Canción de Estudiantina)
Sound: José B. Carles, Enrique Rodríguez
Make-up: Carmen Palomino
Production Designer: Alberto Ladrón de Guevara
Locations: Guanajuato, Mexico

Cast
Blue Demon (himself)
Mil Máscaras (himself)
Santo (himself)
Elsa Cárdenas (Lina)
Juan Gallardo (police inspector)
Jorge Pingüino (Pingüino)
Julio César (Julito)
Carlos Suárez (Sr González)
Mabel Luna
Yolanda Ponce
Patricia Ferrer (Alicia)
Martha Angélica (singer)
David Lama
Carlos León (assistant inspector)
Victorio Blanco (old drunk)
“Pícoro” (ring announcer)
Federico Curiel (arena night watchman)

Alternative Titles

The of Guanajuato – USA

Sequel
El castillo de las momias de Guanajuato (1976)

References

Books

  • Horror and Science Fiction Films II by Donald C. Willis p.258
  • The Zombie Movie Encyclopedia by Peter Dendle p.112-113