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The Book of Stone (1969)

El libro de piedra (original title)
A governess Julia comes to work in a bourgeois family that live in an afforested property that they have recently bought. Julia is to take care of little girl named Silvia, whose unusual ... See full summary »

Writers:

Carlos Enrique Taboada (story), Carlos Enrique Taboada (adaptation)
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Cast

Cast overview:
Marga López ... Julia Septién
Joaquín Cordero ... Eugenio Ruvalcaba
Norma Lazareno ... Mariana
Aldo Monti Aldo Monti ... Carlos
Lucy Buj Lucy Buj ... Silvia
Rafael Llamas Rafael Llamas ... Profesor Esquivias
Ada Carrasco ... Paulina
Lilia Castillo Lilia Castillo ... Herminia (as Lilia Richars)
Manuel Dondé ... Bruno
Jorge Mateos Jorge Mateos ... Dr. Molina
Miguel Gómez Checa Miguel Gómez Checa ... Teniente de policía
Eduardo MacGregor Eduardo MacGregor ... Fabián (as Eduardo Mc.Gregor)
Jorge Pablo Carrillo Jorge Pablo Carrillo ... Hugo
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Storyline

A governess Julia comes to work in a bourgeois family that live in an afforested property that they have recently bought. Julia is to take care of little girl named Silvia, whose unusual demeanor may find its roots in the family garden. Written by Mario

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Country:

Mexico

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

18 July 1969 (Mexico) See more »

Also Known As:

The Book of Stone See more »

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Producciones AGSA See more »
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Mono

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)
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Great PIX!!!
14 April 2006 | by robelor2See all my reviews

Growing up in Milwaukee in the early 80s meant one Spanish channels for my parents and every Friday night was our family night. Unlike your typical family night our idea of family night meant making popcorn and jumping into bed with mom to watch "Noche de pelicula". During Halloween they showed many scary movies and this one along with "Hasta el viento tiene miedo" are engraved in my mind like GEMS in a pile of dirt. This movie is a MUST SEE! I would put this and the before named movie up their with "The Exorcist" and "The Amityville Horror" just for its raw FEAR. Many new horror movies are based on visual effects to produce fear where these classics use plain atmosphere to create a natural fear.


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