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Directed by:
Guillermo del Toro

Directed by Guillermo del Toro, "Cronos" (also known as "Invención de Cronos, La", "Chronos") is a Drama/Horror film, released on March 24 of 1994 in the USA . Federico Luppi is starring, alongside Ron Perlman, Claudio Brook, Margarita Isabel, Tamara Shanath and Daniel Giménez Cacho.

Who directed "Cronos":

Cronos was directed by Guillermo del Toro, a Mexican producer, director, writer, and actor.

After Cronos, Guillermo del Toro directed Mimic, released in 1997, El Espinazo del diablo (2001), Blade II (2002), Hellboy (2004), Pan's Labyrinth (2006), and Hellboy II: The Golden Army (2008).

When was "Cronos" released:

Cronos was initially released on Thursday, March 24, 1994, in the United States.. This was twenty-five (25) years ago.

It has been released on Sunday, September 12, 1993 in Canada and on Friday, November 05, 1993 in Spain.

What is the cast of "Cronos":

At the casting of Cronos we find Federico Luppi, previously seen in El Año del conejo (1987) and Bad Company (1986); Ron Perlman (The Adventures of Huck Finn (1993), Sleepwalkers (1992)); Claudio Brook (Death and the Compass (1992), Revenge (1990)) [ more... ]

  • Luis de Icaza and Claudio Brook, Mario Iván Martínez, Gerardo Moscoso can be seen in Death and the Compass, released in 1992.

What is the Storyline of "Cronos":

In the year 1536, an alchemist in Vera Cruz developed a mechanism that could give eternal life. In 1937, an old building has collapsed and an alchemist with marble white skin is killed when his heart is pierced by the debris. Investigators never revealed what else was discovered in the building: basins filled with blood from a corpse.

In the present, an old antique dealer, Jesús Gris, notices that the base of an archangel statue is hollow. He opens it and finds a 450-year-old mechanical device in the [...]

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