Vampires and villains hold sway in this Cannes Festival Critics' Week Winner which tells the tale of the "Cronos Device," a 14th-century golden scarab that holds the key to eternal life. Nightmarish and surreal, this stylish film still manages to get across a healthy dose of humor as its characters battle for control of the insidious device. From the acclaimed director of THE DEVIL'S BACKBONE (2001) and MIMIC (1997) Guillermo del Toro.
Region 1 Note: Optional original spanish-language voice-over introduction Two audio commentaries, one featuring Del Toro, the other producers Arthur H. Gorson and Bertha Navarro and coproducer Alejandro Springall Geometria, an unreleased 1987 short horror film by Del Toro, finished in 2010, with a new video interview with the director Welcome to bleak house, a video tour by Del Toro of his home office, featuring his personal collections New video interviews with Del Toro, Navarro, and actor Ron Perlman Video interview with actor Federico Luppi Stills gallery captioned by Del Toro Trailer New and improved english translation, approved by the director Plus: a booklet featuring an essay by film critic Maitland McDonagh and excerpts from Del Toro's notes for the film
Special Edition Widescreen - 1.78 Audio: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo - English, Spanish Subtitles - English