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Alfonso Cuarón (5 episodes)
Carlos Cuarón (5 episodes)
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 (Series Cast Summary - 5 of 44)
Frances Ondiviela ... Mujer de negro / ... (7 episodes, 1988-1989)
Margot Buzali ... Mujer de negro (4 episodes, 1989-1990)
Roman Echanove ... Beto / ... (3 episodes, 1989-1990)
Farnesio de Bernal ... Antón / ... (3 episodes, 1988-1990)
Vivian Gray ... La Muerte (3 episodes, 1988-1990)

Series Directed by
Juan Mora Catlett (10 episodes, 1989-1990)
Alfonso Cuarón (6 episodes, 1989-1990)
Guillermo del Toro (5 episodes, 1986-1989)
Ximena Cuevas (2 episodes, 1988-1989)
Alfredo Gurrola (2 episodes, 1989-1990)
Rafael Montero (2 episodes, 1989-1990)
Alejandro Macias (2 episodes, 1990)
Juan Antonio de la Riva (1 episode, 1990)

Óscar Emilio Eguía Hernández (unknown episodes)
Alejandro Gamboa (unknown episodes)
Gustavo Gavira (unknown episodes)
Juan Manuel González (unknown episodes)
Hugo Macías Macotela (unknown episodes)
Tufic Makhlouf (unknown episodes)
Juan Mora (unknown episodes)
Julián Pastor (unknown episodes)
Roberto Sneider (unknown episodes)
Series Writing credits
Juan Mora Catlett (9 episodes, 1989-1990)
Alfonso Cuarón (6 episodes, 1989-1990)
Carlos Cuarón (5 episodes, 1989-1990)
Guillermo del Toro (4 episodes, 1988-1989)
Alejandro Macias (2 episodes, 1990)
Hugo Macías Macotela (1 episode, 1988)
Joaquin Silva (1 episode, 1989)

Series Produced by
Carmen Armendáriz .... producer / executive producer (32 episodes, 1989-1990)
Emmanuel Lubezki .... producer (1 episode, 1988)
Series Original Music by
Johanna Blanco (2 episodes, 1989)
Miguel Ángel Galarza (2 episodes, 1989)
Pedro Gilabert (2 episodes, 1989)
Series Cinematography by
Emmanuel Lubezki (8 episodes, 1989-1990)
Alfonso Cuarón (5 episodes, 1988-1990)
Marco Antonio Ruiz (2 episodes, 1989)
Series Film Editing by
Juan Mora Catlett (2 episodes, 1989-1990)
Hugo Macías Macotela (1 episode, 1988)
Series Makeup Department
Guillermo del Toro .... special makeup effects artist (4 episodes, 1988-1990)
Series Production Management
Carlos Taibo .... unit production manager (13 episodes, 1990)

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30 min
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19 out of 19 people found the following review useful.
Truly frightening t.v. series from Mèxico., 21 June 2005
Author: insomniac_rod from Noctropolis

Now, this was a great show. Unlike other t.v. series from Mèxico in the 80's, "La Hora Marcada" had a big budget, excellent directors (Del Toro, Cuaròn), good actors, and best of all, a great script for every episode.

The episodes were truly frightening and were even better than most Horror movies from Mèxico.

I really hope someone will be intelligent enough to put this on DVD. Believe me, many people will buy it because it's one of the best shows on Mexican t.v. ever.

If you catch it on re runs, please watch it you won't regret it. "La Hora Marcada" is not only for horror fans, it's for everyone that appreciates quality t.v. series.

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