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Title Cronos [videorecording] / Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes ... presentan una produccion de Producciones Iguana en asociacion con Ventana Films ; Arthur H. Gorson, Bertha Navarro, productora ; escrita y dirigida por Guillermo del Toro.

Imprint Montreal, Quebec : Alliance Atlantis ; [Canada] : Distributed exclusively in Canada by Motion Picture Distribution, [2004]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe DVDs 1st Floor  791.4372 C882 2004    ---  Available
Edition 10th anniversary special ed.
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 92 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD; region 1; widescreen (aspect ratio 1.85:1), enhanced for 16x9 televisions; 5.1 Dolby digital.
Language In Spanish with optional English and Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned in English.
Cast Federico Luppi, Ron Perlman, Claudio Brook, Margarita Isabel, Tamara Shanath.
Credits Director of photography, Guillermo Navarro ; production design, Tolita Figueroa ; editor, Raul Davalos ; music, Javier Alvarez.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1992.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
Summary An aging antique dealer, Jesus Gris, happens upon an elegant mechanized scarab. When opened, it painfully stabs whomever is holding it, but the wound brings youthful vigor and a vampire's need for blood. The Cronos device is expensive and trouble occurs when a millionaire desires it.
Note Special features: director's commentary; producer's commentary; "The making-of" documentary with Federico Luppi; director's perspective; photo gallery; art gallery.
Awards Winner Best Picture at Cannes Film Festival.
Subject Vampires -- Drama.
Immortalism -- Drama.
Antiquarians -- Drama.
Businessmen -- Drama.
Horror films.
Feature films.
Motion pictures -- Distribution.
Added Author Navarro, Bertha.
Gorson, Arthur H.
Toro, Guillermo del, 1964-
Luppi, Federico.
Perlman, Ron, 1950-
Brook, Claudio.
Isabel, Margarita.
Shanath, Tamara.
October Films.
Producciones Iguana.
Ventana Films.
Alliance Atlantis (Firm)
Note Also known as: Cronos device
Standard No. 065935206781
Music No. 20678 Alliance Atlantis

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