The Devil's Backbone

Watch The Devil's Backbone

"What is a ghost?"
  • R
  • 2000
  • 1 hr 47 min
  • 7.4  (63,588)
  • 78

A boy named Carlos wonders up to an orphanage in a small part of Spain. Carlos has been abandoned by his parents. Casares and Carmen are the owners of the orphanage and are aligned with Republican loyalists. They are aiding in the Spanish Civil War by hiding large amounts of gold to back up the Republican treasury. Carlos manages to make a friend at the orphanage. Carlos begins to have mysterious visions about a boy named Santi. Santi disappeared when a bomb appeared near the orphanage courtyard. Carlos realizes there are many demented secrets that need to be uncovered.

The Devil's Backbone
Do You Believe In Ghosts?
Do You Believe In Ghosts?

Clip - 1 min 57 sec

The One Who Sighs
The One Who Sighs

Clip - 1 min 14 sec

Carlos Sees The Ghost For The 1st Time
Carlos Sees The Ghost For The 1st Time

Clip - 1 min 45 sec

The Devil's Backbone
The Devil's Backbone

Trailer - 2 min 7 sec

Santi's Bed
Santi's Bed

Clip - 1 min 34 sec

The Bomb
The Bomb

Clip - 1 min 48 sec

Description
A boy named Carlos wonders up to an orphanage in a small part of Spain. Carlos has been abandoned by his parents. Casares and Carmen are the owners of the orphanage and are aligned with Republican loyalists. They are aiding in the Spanish Civil War by hiding large amounts of gold to back up the Republican treasury. Carlos manages to make a friend at the orphanage. Carlos begins to have mysterious visions about a boy named Santi. Santi disappeared when a bomb appeared near the orphanage courtyard. Carlos realizes there are many demented secrets that need to be uncovered.

The Devil's Backbone is a 2000 fantasy movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 47 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.4 and a MetaScore of 78.

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  • Release Date
    2000
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 47 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.4  (63,588)
  • Metascore
    78