A has-been rock star hosts horror films in his haunted mansion. Guest: author Mark Bittner. Movie: “Doctor Phibes Rises Again” from 1972.
Episode 08-364 Air Date: 12–09-2023
"Doctor Phibes Rises Again" is a 1972 horror film and a sequel to "The Abominable Dr. Phibes." Directed by Robert Fuest, the movie follows the return of the ingenious and vengeful Dr. Anton Phibes, played by Vincent Price. Believed to be dead, Phibes resurfaces when the sacred scrolls that hold the key to immortality are discovered. With his devoted assistant, Vulnavia, Phibes sets out on a quest to Egypt to resurrect his deceased wife, using an ancient ritual. As Phibes pursues his macabre mission, he encounters various challenges, including rival treasure hunters and a team of archaeologists. The film blends elements of horror, dark comedy, and revenge as Phibes employs his inventive and elaborate methods to achieve his sinister goals.
Vincent Price as Dr. Anton Phibes
Robert Quarry as Darius Biederbeck
Peter Jeffrey as Inspector Trout
Fiona Lewis as Diana Trowbridge
Hugh Griffith as Harry Ambrose
Beryl Reid as Miss Ambrose
Terry-Thomas as Lombardo
Peter Cushing as Captain