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Faced with his own mortality, an ingenious alchemist tried to perfect an invention that would provide him with the key to eternal life. It was called the Cronos device. When he died more than 400 years later, he took the secrets of this remarkable device to the grave with him. Now, an elderly antiques dealer has found the hellish machine hidden in a statue and learns about its incredible powers. T...

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Directed by

Guillermo del Toro

Written by

Guillermo del Toro (Screenplay)

Runtime

94 minutes

Country

Mexico

Language

Spanish

Cast

Keywords

tycoon invention immortality aging antique dealer industrialist scarab

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