Rating: 10 stars
Seen 2 times
Seen on: 02/11/2019, 01/28/2007 (rewatch)
Living with her tyrannical stepfather in a new home with her pregnant mother, 10-year-old Ofelia feels alone until she explores a decaying labyrinth guarded by a mysterious faun who claims to know her destiny. If she wishes to return to her real father, Ofelia must complete three terrifying tasks.
Rated R | Length 118 minutes
Chicho Campillo | Federico Luppi | Fernando Tielve | Íñigo Garcés | José Luis Torrijo | Pedro G. Marzo | Fernando Albizu | Milo Taboada | Pablo Adán | Chani Martín | Ana Sáez | Lalá Gatóo | Pepa Pedroche | Mila Espiga | Lina Mira | Mario Zorrilla | Sebastián Haro | Juanjo Cucalón | Francisco Vidal | Eusebio Lázaro | Gonzalo Uriarte | Ivan Massagué | César Vea | Manolo Solo | Alex Angulo | Roger Casamajor | Ariadna Gil | Doug Jones | Sergi López | Ivana Baquero | Maribel Verdú
I’ve been wanting to revisit this for a while now. I still think this is probably del Toro’s best film. Now I need to rewatch THE DEVIL’S BACKBONE.
I had no idea that Ivana Baquero, who plays the lead, Ophelia, was in THE NEW DAUGHTER.