Santo Contra los Zombies (1961) was directed by Benito Alazraki and featured Santo, Armando Silvestre, Jaime Fernández, Dagoberto Rodríguez, Irma Serrano, Carlos Agostí, Ramón Bugarini, Fernando Osés, and Eduardo Bonada.
Santo y Blue Demon Contra los Monstruos (1970) The premier episode of Luchador Gringo & el Mayo: A Lucha Libre Cinema Podcast features a look at the 1970 classic luchador movie monstrous mash-up Santo y Blue Demon Contra los Monstruos (Santo and Blue Demon vs. the Monsters). Join Luchador Gringo (Dan Leon Taylor) and el […]
Santo Contra la Hija de Frankestein (Santo vs. Frankenstein’s Daughter) The 34th film of Santo’s illustrious film career offers a lot of fresh takes on often (and I do mean often) used tropes of the Santo franchise. Santo Contra la Hija de Frankestein (Santo vs. Frankenstein’s Daughter) features an “evil mad scientist” that is a […]
You can’t discuss Luchador Cinema without noting El Santo. More than just a luchador enmascarado both in the ring and on film, the man was a legend and folk hero. But, his career as a silver screen superhero. According to luchador lore, in 1952 a superhero movie serial was being produced entitled El Enmascarado de […]