(106) NIGHT OF THE BEAST (1988) Hugo Stiglitz/Jorge Reynoso
THE BEAST TO THEIR DOOR . . .
title LA NOCHE DE LA BESTIA (Night of the Beast)
director Gilbert De Anda
starring Hugo Stiglitz · Sergio Goyri · Jorge Reynoso
· Lina Santos · Arsenio Campos
of friends on a hunting trip in the wilderness are attacked by a vicious
creature after they give shelter to a terrified young woman. The pace
of the film has been described as meandering (by horror fans who aren't
particularly interested in character development), but this SciFi Actioner
is ultimately an endearing journey to an unexpected, shocking finale.
Some unintentional humor and moments of melodrama are icing on this
rather delicious cake, a cult movie surprise from Mexico.
accomplished genre film was directed by Gilbert De Anda who had previously
scored with NAGUAL
DEMON SHAPESHIFTER. He would leave the director's chair for
an acting career. He is still active today - concentrating mostly on
TV work - after 100+ acting roles.
Mexican/Spanish film with English subtitles; widescreen format, (80
DVD encoded for ALL REGION NTSC, playable on any American machine.
Extras include selected original theatrical trailer.
for Mature Audiences