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The Day of the Beast (El día de la bestia)

Rating:R (for strong brutal violence, language, drug use and brief nudity)
Genre:Horror, Suspense/Thriller
Release Date:June 18, 1999
Running time:103 minutes
Cast:Alex Angulo, Armando De Razza, Santiago Segura, Terele Pavez, Nathalie Sesena
Director:Alex de la Iglesia
Producer:Andres Vicente Gomez, Claudio Gaeta
Writer:Alex de la Iglesia, Jorge Guerricaechevarria
Distributor:Trimark Pictures

Description: The story of a Basque priest who has been studying the Apocalypse according to St. John for 25 years. Through his studies, he comes to the inescapable conclusion that the antichrist is going to be born on Christmas day in Madrid. To prevent the imminent birth of Lucifer's child, he must first find where the event will take place. Believing that evil will lead him to evil, the priest begins to commit a series of robberies, beatings and other bad acts in hopes of finding baby Satan and killing him. The result is a funny look at a priest on an evil journey to ultimately save the world. Joining him in his quixotic quest are a heavy metal fan and a famous TV psychic.

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