Old antiques dealer and grandfather Jesus Gris stumbles across an ancient item known as Cronos hidden within a statue while cleaning. After Jesus and his granddaughter Aurora get the mechanism working it latches onto his hand, infecting him with vampireism. As Jesus struggles to live daily with his bodily changes and thirsts, he is introduced to the eccentric millionaire De la Guardia and his nephew Angel who want the Cronos for themselves. De la Guardia has been dying for years and desires the eternal life the Cronos offers but Angel has plans of his own in order to get the fortune when his uncle passes. Infected with this horrific disease Jesus must decide weather or not to give up his new found powers and health for a normal life, but time is running out.

Director: Guillermo del Toro

Actors: Federico Luppi, Ron Perlman, Claudio Brook, Tamara Shanath, Margarita Isabel, Daniel Gimenez Cacho

Year: 1993

Length: 92 Minutes

Classification: M15+ Horror violence & Coarse language


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