horror

Today’s featured creature is the ahuízotl. In the Florentine Codex, written years after the Conquista, it is described as an amphibious, medium-sized dog with a dark pelt, hands like a monkey, and a long tail with a human-like hand at the end. [Mas…]


Thrills, chills, tetas, monsters, suspense, and more tetas are back from the dead and live on screen in Mexican Kitsch, a mashup by 3 centavos & 2 botones. How many of these cinematic classics do you recognize? [NSFW brief nip slips.]

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La Cucaracha: It’s Summer’s SCARIEST movie! (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz June 17, 2014 Cartoons
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The movie audience yelled ‘Girl, don’t open that Loteria box!’ (video)

by LOU TERRIA October 25, 2013 Cultura
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In retrospect, she should never have opened that buried box of Loteria cards she found at the beach. But it’s too late now! PREVIOUSLY ON LOTERIA:

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Where do all the zombies meet? Santiago, Chile (video)

by L. VIRA October 24, 2013 Cultura
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It’s zombie time in downtown Santiago, Chile. PREVIOUSLY ON ZOMBIES:

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We love the sight of horror in the morning: ‘Mamá’ (video)

by ROD ESTERLING December 3, 2012 Cultura
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From Barcelona comes Mamá, just under three-and-a-half-minutes of terror. Good morning! RELATED: Pinche Spanish zombies terrorize mall

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Perdoe-me, senhor – este elevador está quebrado (video)

by ALON FONT November 27, 2012 Cultura
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Going down! Brazil TV’s Programa Silvio Santos takes the old hidden-camera-in-the-elevator trick to the next level…THE NEXT LEVEL OF HELL!

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Oh, the horror! Opening today: ‘Thanksgiving’ (video)

by JORGE SQUANTO ROMERO November 22, 2012 Cultura
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When Hell is full, pinche dead turkeys will stalk the living. Opening today — Thanksgiving — at a theater near you. (Violent, gory and maybe some side boob.)

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The Mars Volta: Bloody paletas to die for from ‘The Widow’ (video)

by EL VIRA October 31, 2012 Cultura
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The Mars Volta band of El Paso pocho prog rockers live to die in this video of The Widow. K espooky!

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‘El Santo vs El Chupacabra’ in Quebec: French things happen (video)

by ALEJANDRO TRIBECA June 22, 2012 Cultura
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Day-to-day life in Canadia, our northern neighbor, looks perfectly normal (i.e., like Los United Estates) until something distinctly Canadian happens. ¿And Quebec? Vive la difference! Students in the Creative Arts program at Champlain College Saint-Lambert find inspiration in cheesy Mexican horror flicks as they re-imagine El Santo Contra El Chupacabra.

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Atomic TV: Masks, Monsters & Mexican Mayhem (video)

by Lucida Grandé June 2, 2012 Cultura
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They do public access TV differently in Baltimore: Hosted by Nashville’s rockin’ combo Los Straitjackets… Masked Mexican Wrestlers!… The real international man of mystery, El Santo!… Mexican monster movies… Mondo films… People eating Parasites – and The Dead!… Spanish Superhero El Barrio vs. Tony the Landlord in the squared circle… Meet a Roman Catholic Masked […]

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Sababo Pochonte Thriller Theater: ‘La Hora de la Muerte’ (video)

by CISCO YBERRA May 26, 2012 Cultura
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In Tijuana, a washed-up late night radio talk show host mocks his callers’ tales of the supernatural until one man phones in his story…from the other side. La Hora de la Muerte (24 mins.) Spanish with English subtitles.

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Sabado Pochonte Video: The Robot vs. The Aztec Mummy (en Inglés)

by Comic Saenz January 7, 2012 Cultura
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The Robot vs. The Aztec Mummy (La Momia Azteca Contro El Robot Humano): The walking Aztec mummy Popoca has returned, and this time he is pitted against a mad scientist and his creation, the Human Robot, a cyborg with a mechanical body, steel claws and a human head! Enjoy one hour of cheesy Mexican horror […]

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‘Juan of the Dead’ – best Cuban zombie movie evah?

by Comic Saenz December 16, 2011 Cultura
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We never were able to catch Juan of the Dead but we sure wish we had. The movie just played Havana and it was a big hit.

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