The film doesn't explore the nature of ghosts, as it promises to initially, but it's fun to watch Del Toro confront death and fear with such energy and humor. show more
It's a horror flick, and a creepily good one, that also functions as an allegory of the war that still haunts Spain seven decades later. show more
Creepy and compelling and beautifully shot, The Devil's Backbone is a tale of the supernatural that feels completely natural. Its realness is what makes it so scary. show more
June 07, 2010 drarthurwells
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Excellent film. Professionally accomplished in all aspects. Coherently organized and perfectly paced. A keeper.