Santo must battle an evil witch and the demons and evil spirits she brings up from Hell.

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Cast overview:
Santo ...
Santo (as Santo El Enmascarado de Plata)
Lorena Velázquez ...
Elisa Cardenas / Mayra
María Eugenia San Martín ...
Ofelia (as Ma. Eugenia Sanmartin)
Ramón Bugarini ...
Arturo
Fernando Osés ...
Henchman
Crox Alvarado ...
Lawyer / henchman
Edaena Ruiz ...
Medusa
Guillermo Hernández ...
Henchman (as Lobo Negro)
Altia Michel
Mary Montiel ...
(as Maria Montiel)
Alma Rojo ...
(as Alma Pichardi)
Rito Romero
Juan Garza
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Santo must battle an evil witch and the demons and evil spirits she brings up from Hell.

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23 February 1968 (Mexico)  »

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"Witch" with a B...
17 October 2009 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

B-movie is about right: THE WITCHES ATTACK has a lot going for it: some pretty good action scenes, some of the gratuitous but oh-so-voluptuous vixens we've come to expect from Santo movies, and El Santo himself. While the movie borrows liberally from SANTO VS. THE VAMPIRE WOMEN (it's almost a remake, actually), it has an unevenness about it that's hard to overlook. The opening sequence, for instance, is a tad confusing in that it gives the impression that one has stumbled into the middle of a movie already in progress. It turns out to be a dream sequence, but, until that much is made clear, the viewer can't help but wonder what's going on. My biggest problem with this one are the fight scenes: the action is great, but it's all covered by two cameras- one of which either has a filter of some kind over the lens (to make a daytime shot look like a nighttime shot) or was set at a totally different F stop from the other. This wouldn't matter except for the fact that the fight scenes are edited so that footage from both cameras is intercut; the difference is jarring to see. Still, one of the more entertaining Santo movies, and worth a look.


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