THE WITCH RIDERS 1966 LOS JINETES DE LA BRUJA (EN EL VIEJO GUANAJU ATO) KITTY DE HOYOS AND EVIL MEXICAN PUPPETEER DVD-R!
An aging rancher is framed for the murder of a puppeteer; the family goes to a witch for help, who cajoles three wastrel caballeros to expose the plot, while dark forces – e.g., ghost puppets, a mysterious black-clad rider in a death mask – handle the more spiritual aspects of the puppeteer’s revenge….
Oh, I forgot to mention the comedy as one of the caballeros gets chased around by his girl-friend for being a lazy ne’er-do-well, despite the fact that he gladly sings her folk-based pop-songs about love, etc.
Truly off-center bit of entertainment form Mexico, very well made, with crisp performances from all involved.
Warning: no subtitles! the dialog is all in the elevated theatrical Mexican of its era.
meet the fabulous Kitty de Hoyos!
black & white, fullscreen, mono. DVD-R comes packaged as shown in color DVD case, wrapped in plastic!