Manchas de sangre en un coche nuevo (1975)

35mm film, Eastmancolor
mono, Spanish

A Spanish horror film directed by Antonio Mercero.

Plot Summary

Ricardo Cariedo fails to stop and help at a car accident which kills a man and his young son. Soon afterwards, strange red stains appear on the immaculate upholstery of his new car and nothing he does can remove them – and only he can see them. Meanwhile, his wife has been lured into a decadent new lifestyle by a mysterious lesbian and both of them find themselves starting to mentally unravel.


Directed by: Antonio Mercero
Arturo González Producciones Cinematográficas S.A.
Script: Antonio Mercero
Director of Photography: Manuel Berenguer
Editor: Javier Morán
Music: Teddy Bautista
Music Performed by: Teddy Bautista, Alain Richard

José Luis López Vázquez (Ricardo Cariedo)
Lucia Bosé (Eva)
May Heatherly (MarÍa)
Yelena Samarina (Patricia)
Ricardo Tundidor (Fernando)
José Miguel Aguado (child)
Manuel Andrés
Adolfo Arlés
Pedro del Río
Ignacio de Paúl
José Luis García (child)
María Garralón
Marcial Gómez
Pablo Iglesias
Antonio Ramis



  • Euro Gothic: Classics of Continental Horror Cinema by Jonathan Rigby pp.272, 306