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Santo contra los Zombis (also known as Santo vs. the Zombies) is a 1962 Mexican film directed by Benito Alazraki. It depicts the popular character El Santo in a pulp style film.

Plot

After the police are unstable to stop a crime wave by zombies, they turn to Santo for help.

Cast

  • Santo as Santo / the Saint
  • Armando Silvestre as Lt. Sanmartin / Lt. Savage
  • Jaime Fernández as Det. Rodriguez
  • Dagoberto Rodríguez as Det. Chief Almada
  • Irma Serrano as Det. Isabel
  • Carlos Agostí as Genaro / Uncle Herbert
  • Ramón Bugarini as Rogelio / Roger, the male nurse
  • Fernando Osés as Dorrell, zombified wrestler
  • Eduardo Bonada
  • Eduardo Silvestre
  • Julián de Meriche
  • Alejandro Cruz as Black Shadow, a wrestler (as Black Shadow)
  • Gory Guerrero as Wrestler (as Gori Guerrero)
  • Sugi Sito as Wrestler
  • El Gladiador as Wrestler

Release

This was one of the earliest Santo films and the first to be distributed in the US.[1]

Reception

Writing in The Zombie Movie Encyclopedia, academic Peter Dendle said, "The adventure movie with its comic-book plot, hero, and villain is fun to watch in an MST-3K spirit".[2]

References

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