Cuchillo is a minor antagonist in The Book of Life.


Cuchillo first appears when the bandits attack San Ángel around midnight, he was seen shaking money off a man as riches was one of Chakal's demands. Later, he joins the other bandits to attack Joaquín but gets defeated so he and all of the other bandits retreat. Cuchillo is last seen with Chakal and the bandit army as they all showed up in the final battle for the town of San Angel, after Chakal was killed, Cuchillo runs away with the other bandits as they all retreated, never to return to San Angel again.