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78
Based on 30 Critics
  • 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.

  • 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.

  • With The Devil's Backbone, Del Toro pulls an AmenĂ¡bar by dishing out sophisticated war commentary with bone-chilling dread. show more

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