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El espejo de la bruja (1962)

 |  Fantasy, Horror, Thriller  |  1962 (USA)
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A husband murders his wife, and years later her ghost emerges from a witch's mirror to take her revenge.

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A husband murders his wife, and years later her ghost emerges from a witch's mirror to take her revenge.

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Witch's Mirror
29 February 2008 | by (Louisville, KY) – See all my reviews

Witch's Mirror, The (1962)

*** (out of 4)

Mexican horror film from director Chano Urueta about a husband who murders his wife so that he can marry his mistress. Unfortuantly for him, he kills her in front of a witch's mirror, which allows her spirit to come back for revenge. The first thirty minutes of this film are great due to Urueta making the most of his small budget. The opening sequence is brilliant and there's some great atmosphere and art direction but things start to unravel in the final act. The first half of the film certainly isn't original but the second half seems like a mix between Eyes Without a Face and The Hands of Orlac.


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