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Language: English
Category: TV Series / Horror / Sci-Fi / Crime / Drama / Mystery
Original Title: Historias para no dormir
Video type: TV Series
Series cast summary:
Narciso Ibáñez Menta Narciso Ibáñez Menta - Dr. Fredrick Strom / - 12 episodes, 1966-1982
Estanis González Estanis González - Cirujano / - 10 episodes, 1966-1982
Lola Lemos Lola Lemos - Mujer #1 7 episodes, 1966-1968
Pedro Sempson Pedro Sempson - Cirujano / - 5 episodes, 1966-1968
José María Caffarel José María Caffarel - Dr. Harrison Bonell / - 5 episodes, 1968-1982

The indoor scenes were shot in video, while the outdoor scenes where shot in film. Due to the impossibility to edit together both formats at the time, the footage was mixed "live" during the broadcast.

It toked 12 years to edited the complete series in Spain on DVD. It first appeared in 2003 in a 6 DVD pack with disorganized episodes and incomplete. 5 years later the pack was re-released adding 2 more disc, with more episodes but still incomplete. In 2015 the distributor changed and the 8 discs were re-released and 2 more this again with the "unpublished" episodes. Also in the first release two episode were added being from different TV series, also with Narciso Ibáñez Serrador involved. Those episodes were "El último reloj" (1967) from Tras la puerta cerrada (1964) and "N.N. 23" (1965) from Mañana puede ser verdad (1964).



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    We all grew up hearing the same classic horror stories written by famous authors such as Edgar Allan Poe and Ray Bradbury. Yet... we don't seem to get tired of them, do we?. Well, 'Historias para no dormir' demonstrates that even if we have already seen these stories before, that doesn't really mean that we won't find any interest in seeing them again. The main reason why this show can captivate many horror lovers nowadays, is mostly because of the beautiful display of Gothic imagery. It's a fact that sometimes it's all about the right atmosphere and imagery. Narciso Ibañez Serrador, the creator of the show, achieves admirable results with some of the most famous horror tales such as 'The Raven', 'The Cask of Amontillado' and 'The Facts in the Case of M. Valdemar' among others. The music composed by Pedro Baldie and Waldo de los Rios creates the perfect dark and sinister atmosphere that should accompany what is seen on the screen. The background music is repeated in several different episodes, which could be considered as a lack of effort by some people. Personally, I think that is not exactly a bad thing. It is in some way emblematic and why not use the same music for different episodes when it is so well composed?.

    "Historias para no dormir" is the right choice for anyone who is in the mood to sit back, relax and enjoy a nice display of dark imagery, atmospheric, bone-chilling music and simple stories that will reach you, even though you have probably heard about them before. Science fiction and comedy lovers are welcome to give it a chance as well, since this show also has room for them in many episodes.