The Devil's Backbone - El Espinazo Del Diablo
  • Directors(s)

    Guillermo del Toro

  • Production Year

    2001

  • Genre(s)

    Horror

  • Approx. running minutes

    103m

  • Cast

    Eduardo Noriega, Federico Luppi, Marisa Paredes, Irene Visedo, Paco Maestre, Fernando Tielve, Inigo Garces, Jose Manuel Lorenzo, Junio Valverde

Film

The Devil's Backbone - El Espinazo Del Diablo

strong violence, language
  • Directors(s)

    Guillermo del Toro

  • Production Year

    2001

  • Genre(s)

    Horror

  • Approx. running minutes

    103m

  • Cast

    Eduardo Noriega, Federico Luppi, Marisa Paredes, Irene Visedo, Paco Maestre, Fernando Tielve, Inigo Garces, Jose Manuel Lorenzo, Junio Valverde

THE DEVIL'S BACKBONE - EL ESPINAZO DEL DIABLO is a Spanish horror in which a young boy who discovers that an orphanage has many supernatural secrets.

Violence

A scene of strong violence shows a boy being stabbed in the armpit with a homemade wooden spear. He is then stabbed through the back of the hand and subsequently pushed into the reservoir.

Language

There is use of strong language ('f**k'), as well as milder terms including 'shit', 'bastard', 'dickhead', 'son-of-a-bitch', 'asshole', 'crap' and 'damn'.

A moderate sex scene briefly shows a man thrusting into a woman.

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The Devil's Backbone - El Espinazo Del DiabloCinema107m 36sOptimum Releasing13/09/2001
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The Devil's Backbone - El Espinazo Del DiabloPhysical media + VOD/Streaming103m 2sOptimum Releasing12/02/2002
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The Devil's BackboneCinema1m 35sOptimum Releasing04/10/2001
The Devil's Backbone (El Espinazo Del Diablo)Physical media + VOD/Streaming1m 23sOptimum Releasing12/09/2001
  • Classified date

    12/02/2002

  • BBFC reference

    AVF171364

  • Language

    English