Guillermo Del Toro’s ‘The Devil’s Backbone’ is an unsung masterpiece

Fernando Tieve gets creepy in 'The Devil's Backbone'
Fernando Tieve gets creepy in ‘The Devil’s Backbone’

[rating=4]Starring: Fernando Tieve, Eduardo Noriega, Marisa Paredes, Federico Luppi
Director(s): Guillermo Del Toro
Writer(s): Guillermo Del Toro, Antonio Trashorras and David Munoz

When the opportunity presented itself for me to return to journalism, I pounced on it. Years after my self-imposed retirement, I began writing DVD reviews for this site because I knew it offered the perfect opportunity to do something I really love to do: champion movies — great movies — movies that slipped under the radar of even the most film-savvy cinephiles. Case in point, The Devil’s Backbone.

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