Teacher Guillermo del Toro he is finally back. The director of La forma del Agua has us quite accustomed to magical, dark and disturbing works in which he expresses all his immeasurable talent. A path that will find a new stop very soon with The alley of lost souls.
Stanton Carlisle is an adventurer who arrives at a fair eager to make his way and progress. After feeling impressed with the “monster” that they exhibit there, he will meet Zeena the fortune teller, and also Molly, a beautiful young woman, is attracted to him. Does it sound familiar to you? Yes of course. And it is that, back in 1947, a jewel entitled The alley of lost souls it came into our lives. The adaptation of Lindsay Gresham’s novel left us knocked out. A story that Guillermo del Toro will recover to the delight of the general public.
Bradley Cooper, Cate Blanchett, Willem Dafoe, Rooney Mara, Toni Collete, Michael Shannon, Ron Perlman, Richard Jenkins… The cast is one of those that take away the meaning. Next December, a film will arrive in American cinemas that will land in Spain in early 2022 and that already has a new trailer. The alley of lost souls is the new nightmare of a huge director.