This one is really good. I rarely like foreign films where I have to read subtitles, but this one is so interesting that I found myself really enjoying it. Tense with good atmosphere and story. This is highly recommended to any horror fan.
The Devil's Backbone (Guillermo del Toro, 2001), set in 1939, the last year of the Spanish Civil War, this ghost story is both a film about the innocence of childhood and an allegory for the war. Find this at 791.43772 DEV
The Devil's Backbone / El espinazo del diablo (2001) ... Twelve-year-old Carlos (Fernando Tielve) is the latest arrival at Santa Lucia School, an imposing stone building that shelters orphans of the Republican militia and politicians during the last days of the Spanish Civil War. Carlos uncovers the dark ties that bind the inhabitants of the school: hidden riches, sexual intrigue and the restless ghost of a murdered student, who may be the only one to provide resolution. (01-Feb-2017)