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Nazareno Cruz and the Wolf (1975)
"Nazareno Cruz y el lobo" (original title)

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Nazareno Cruz is the seventh son of a couple living in a high mountain village. According to a myth, a seventh son will become a wolf on nights of the full moon. Everyone in the village is ... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Juan José Camero ...
Nazareno Cruz
Marina Magali ...
Griselda
Alfredo Alcón ...
The Powerful
Lautaro Murúa ...
Julián
Nora Cullen ...
La Lechiguana
Elcira Olivera Garcés ...
Damiana
Saul Jarlip ...
The Old Man Pancho
Juanita Lara ...
Fidelia
Yolanda Mayorani ...
The Powerful's Godmother
Marcelo Marcote ...
The Child
Josefina Faustín
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Nazareno Cruz is the seventh son of a couple living in a high mountain village. According to a myth, a seventh son will become a wolf on nights of the full moon. Everyone in the village is relieved when this doesn't happen. The boy grows up and falls in love with a beautiful girl, Griselda. When he's 20 years old, he is visited by the Devil, who offers him the wealth of the world if he will turn his back on his love for Griselda, and if he fails to do this, he will become a wolf. Written by Ørnås

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An operistic werewolf tale
6 June 2000 | by (Buenos Aires) – See all my reviews

Leonardo Favio adapted a radio soap opera story about an amazing operistic style. Everything is extreme, the lighting, the art direction, the sound recording recreates a dream environment crowded of fine characters. Nora Cullen, in a masterwork, performs an old witch who tries to protect the newborn werewolf. This movie became one of the most succesfull in Argentine filmmaking


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