THE DEVIL TOLD ME WHAT TO DO (2019) Review and overview


The Devil Told Me What to Do is a 2019 Mexican horror feature film about a young man with mental problems who kidnaps a doctor dedicated to the sale of medical insurance in order that he confess his sins.

Written and directed by Alejandro G. Alegre, El diablo me dijo qué hacer (original title) stars Marcos Duarte, Micho Camacho, María Pura and Isaac Perez Calzada.


“It should be noted that the game of cat and mouse that originates in all these types of tapes with kidnapping in the foreground, is very well resolved, thanks to good performances by the main protagonists: Marcos Duarte and Micho Camacho.” Terror Weekend [translated from Spanish]

Cast and characters:

Marcos Duarte … Montero
Micho Camacho … Julián
María Pura … María
Isaac Perez Calzada … Doctor
Blanca Ferreyra … Fernanda
Ángel Garnica … Raúl Coyote
Horus … Perro
Enrique Cervantes … Enfermero
Pablo Toledo … Demon

Technical details:

Aspect ratio: 2.35 : 1