The Black Pit of Dr. M

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The Black Pit of Dr. M (1959, Mexico) is a Horror film directed by Fernando Méndez.


Main Details

  • Released in 1959 | Black and White
  • Running Time: Mexico: 82 min | USA: 71 min
  • Aspect Ratio: (1.37:1)
  • Production Co: Alameda Films
  • Distribution Co: Alameda Films (Mexico) | Clasa-Mohme (USA) (Spanish Language) | United Producers Releasing Organization (USA) | Joseph Brenner Associates (USA)
  • Directed by Fernando Méndez
  • Written by Ramón Obón
  • Starring Gastón Santos, Rafael Bertrand, Mapita Cortés, Carlos Ancira, and Carolina Barret
  • Produced by Alfredo Ripstein hijo
  • Original Music by Gustavo Cesar Carrion
  • Cinematography by Victor Herrera
  • Film Editing by Charles L. Kimball


  • Plunges you into a new concept of terror ... and sudden shocks!!

Also Known As

  • Misterios de ultratumba (Mexico)
  • Misteri dell'oltretomba, I (Italy)
  • Mysteries from Beyond the Grave (USA) (informal literal English title)
  • Mysteries from Beyond the Tomb (undefined) (informal alternative title)
  • Mysteries of the Afterlife (undefined) (informal alternative title)
  • Tote kehrt zurück, Der (West Germany)
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