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Volcanic activity frees giant scorpions from the earth who wreak havoc in the rural countryside and eventually threaten Mexico City.
That giant worm with the "octopus-like arms" seen in this film is a prop from the unused spider pit sequence from the original King Kong (1933).
For centuries, the prayers of Mexico's peasants have been their only shield against the devastating furies that have wrecked their homes and destroyed their lives. And so today, again they kneel, terrified and helpless, as a new volcano is created ...
When the train is being attacked, the "passengers" are just black silhouettes painted on the train windows. As mentioned in another goof, this is a small scale model train made by 'Lionel Linden'.
The Warner Bros. logo does not appear at the beginning of this movie.