Los autómatas de la muerte (1962)

Mexico,
80m
35mm film, black and white
Spanish

A Mexican science fiction film directed by Federico Curiel.

Plot Summary

Scientist Dr Caronte revives the brains of three dead scientists to get his hands on the neutron bomb they were developing. But the mutant creature that houses the brains develops a thirst for blood and only superhero Neutron can stop it.

Credits

* = uncredited

Crew
Directed by: Federico Curiel
Estudios América, Producciones Corsa S.A.
Produced by: Emilio Gómez Muriel *
Written by: Federico Curiel
Story and Adaptation: Alfredo Ruanova
Director of Photography: Fernando Colín
Editor: J. Juan Munguia
Music by: Enrico Cabiati
Sound Recordist: Consuelo Rendon

Cast
Wolf Ruvinskis (Carlos Márquez)
Rosita Arenas (Nora Walker)
Julio Alemán (Jaime Yáñez)
Armando Silvestre (Mario Núñez)
Beto el Boticario [real name: Roberto Ramírez Garza] (Roberto)
Rodolfo Landa (Inspector Lozano)
Claudio Brook (Professor Walker)
Grek Martin [real name: Jack Taylor] (Professor Thomas)
Ernesto Finance (Professor Mendez)
David Lama, Los Diamantes [real name: Los Tres Diamantes], Los Rebeldes del Rock (musical performances)

Alternative Titles

Neutron the Atomic Superman vs. the Death Robots – USA
Neutron vs. the Death Robots – USA
Robots of Death – USA

Sequel to
Neutrón, el enmascarado negro (1960)

Sequels
Neutrón contra el Dr. Caronte (1963)
Neutrón contra el criminal sádico (1964)
Los asesinos del karate (1965)

References

Books

  • The Aurum Film Encyclopedia: Science Fiction by Phil Hardy (ed) p.198
  • Feature Films, 1960-1969: A Filmography of English-language and Major Foreign-language United States Releases by Harris M. Lentz III p.313
  • Nuclear Movies: A Filmography by Mick Broderick p.62
  • by Walt Lee p.331 – credits