Halloween is all about the thrill of harmlessly getting scared. Nothing does just that as a deliciously petrifying horror movies. Latinos have been creating great scarers for decades. Here are some, from a variety of countries, that will have you muy asustada – just in time for Halloween.
À Meia Noite Levarei Sua Alma (At Midnight I Take Your Soul) (1964)
This cinematic gem is Brazil’s first horror film. In it, Coffin Joe, the local undertaker, finds out that his wife can’t have children. He is determined to continue his bloodline, and this incites a string of bloody murders. Will Joe finally pay for all the crimes he has gotten away with? Find out in this vintage classic.