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Santo el Enmascarado de Plata vs 'La invasión de los marcianos' (1967)

The masked wrestler battles Martians intent on taking over the Earth.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Santo (as Santo el Enmascarado de Plata)
Wolf Ruvinskis ...
El Nazi ...
Beny Galán ...
Hercules (as Beni Galan)
Ham Lee ...
Eduardo Bonada ...
Antonio Montoro ...
Maura Monti ...
Belinda Corel ...
Diana (as Belinda Corell)
Gilda Mirós ...
Manuel Zozaya ...
Prof. Ordorica
Consuelo Frank ...
Madre de Luisito
Alicia Montoya ...
Madre de niño secuestrado
Roy Fletcher ...
Padre de niño secuestrado


The masked wrestler battles Martians intent on taking over the Earth.

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27 July 1967 (Mexico)  »

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Santo vs. La Invasión de los marcianos  »

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El Santo kicks so much ass
23 September 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Three-eyed, fit bodied Martian socialists want to the world to disarm their nuclear weapons, stop war, have the Earthling start a universal language, and everyone to love one another...or DIE. They decide to teach the world a lesson by conquering Mexico. They capture universal TV airwaves to voice their intentions, but thinking it's a new TV show, everyone laugh. But ElSanto, the masked wrestling superhero is listening as well and plan to out wrestle these commies..um.. i mean space aliens. They choose to send one alien to a soccer game to show the power of their disintegrating third eye. But Santo happens to be there teaching prepubescent boys how to wrestle each other for the benefit of defending the weak. When El Santo sees the alien, it's wrestling time. To tell you anymore would be a great disservice. Suffice it to say you HAVE to experience this camp classic for yourself in ALL it's glory. You WILL be wanting to search out each and every one of El Santo's other 57 films after you finish seeing this one. TRUST ME!! It's just that awesome.

My Grade:A

DVD Extras: 33 and a half minute interview with El Hijo del Santo (Son of Santo); 6 & a half minute retrospective on Santo; Biographies on El Santo & Wolf Ruvinskis; Santo Filmography; Theatrical Trailer, and trailers for "In Raw Flesh", "One's as Good as the other", and "Coming of Age"

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