Santa Sangre

Santa Sangre (1989)

Forget Everything You Have Ever Seen.

  • Genre: Horror, Mystery, Drama
  • Release Date: 1989-11-24
  • User Rating: 7.0/10 from 349 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 3min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Productora Fílmica Real
  • Production Country: Italy, Mexico
  • Director: Alejandro Jodorowsky
star 7.1/10
From 349 Ratings


A young man is confined in a mental hospital. Through a flashback we see that he was traumatized as a child, when he and his family were circus performers. Back in the present, he escapes and rejoins his surviving and armless mother.

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  • Axel Jodorowsky

    as Fenix
  • Blanca Guerra

    as Concha
  • Guy Stockwell

    as Orgo
  • Thelma Tixou

    as The Tattooed Woman
  • Sabrina Dennison

    as Alma
  • Adan Jodorowsky

    as Young Fenix
  • Faviola Elenka Tapia

    as Young Alma
  • Teo Jodorowsky

    as Pimp
  • Jesús Juárez

    as Aladin
  • Gloria Contreras

    as Rubi
  • Mary Aranza

    as Fat Prostitute (as Ma. De Jesus Aranzabal)
  • Sergio Bustamante

    as Monsignor
  • S. Rodriguez

    as The Saint
  • Zonia Rangel Mora

    as Trini
  • Joaquín García Vargas

    as Box-office Attendant (as Borolas)
  • Teo Tapia

    as Business man
  • Edgar E. Jiménez Nava

    as Monsignor's Chauffeur
  • Jacobo Lieberman

    as Monsignor's Secretary
  • Héctor Ortega

    as Doctor (as Hector Ortega Gomez)
  • Brontis Jodorowsky

    as Orderly 1
  • Valérie Crouzet

    as Orderly 2
  • Óscar Serafín Álvarez

    as Soldier 1
  • Billy Motton

    as Soldier 2
  • Hilario 'Popitekus' Vargas

    as Wrestler 1
  • Guadalupe 'TNT' Aguilar

    as Wrestler 2
  • Arturo 'Rinoceronte' Contreras

    as Wrestler 3
  • Gustavo Aguilar Tejada

    as Beggar
  • Roger Fayard Arroyo

    as Beggar
Sound Simon Boswell Music
Art Enrique Estévez Set Decoration
Production René Cardona Jr. Executive Producer
Writing Alejandro Jodorowsky Screenplay
Directing Alejandro Jodorowsky Director
Writing Alejandro Jodorowsky Story
Writing Claudio Argento Screenplay
Production Claudio Argento Producer
Costume & Make-Up Sergio Arau Tattoo Designer
Editing Mauro Bonanni Editor
Writing Roberto Leoni Screenplay
Writing Roberto Leoni Story
Directing René Villarreal Second Assistant Director
Production Luz María Rojas Production Manager
Production Anuar Badin Line Producer
Production Angelo Iacono Executive Producer
Costume & Make-Up Tolita Figueroa Costume Design
Art Alejandro Luna Production Design
Camera Daniele Nannuzzi Director of Photography
Art Alfonso Godínez Property Master
Costume & Make-Up Raúl Sarmiento Assistant Makeup Artist
Production Pablo Buelna Unit Manager
Sound Luca Anzellotti Sound Effects Editor
Crew Lillo Capoano Post-Production Manager
Costume & Make-Up Lamberto Marini Makeup Supervisor
Production Pablo Leder Casting
Sound Romano Checcacci Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Roberto Camacho Sound Mixer
Costume & Make-Up Sylvia Fernández Hairstylist
Production Lars Bloch Associate Producer
Costume & Make-Up Francisco Jaramillo Wig Designer
Costume & Make-Up Alberto López Makeup Artist
Directing Jesús Martín Bello First Assistant Director