Cronos (1992)

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  • La Invención de Cronos Alternative
  • Chronos Alternative
  • Cronos Device Alternative


Vampire film. In 1536 an alchemist invented the "chronos device", an instrument which has the power to grant eternal life but gives its user a need for life-sustaining human blood. Four hundred years later the device is discovered by an antiquarian who inadvertently becomes dependent on it.

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