An antique dealer finds an ancient alchemist's device that provides eternal life. It becomes an object of obsession for him and a ruthless millionaire who has learned of it through his own…
- DIRCAMEO(Guillermo del Toro): In the begining of the film, walking a dog in front of Jesús Gris house with his real life wife.
- The film went over budget from the orignal $1,5 million to $2 million (the highest budget for a Mexican movie at the time). del Toro himself got the half million through loans and bank debts.…More
- DIRTRADE(Guillermo del Toro): [clockwork] Various shots from inside the Cronos Device.