The Abominable Dr. Phibes (1971)

PG-13   |    |  Comedy, Horror


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A doctor, scientist, organist, and biblical scholar, Anton Phibes, seeks revenge on the nine doctors he considers responsible for his wife's death.


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  • Vincent Price and Terry-Thomas in The Abominable Dr. Phibes (1971)
  • Virginia North in The Abominable Dr. Phibes (1971)
  • Joseph Cotten and Peter Jeffrey in The Abominable Dr. Phibes (1971)
  • Vincent Price and Virginia North in The Abominable Dr. Phibes (1971)

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10 January 2005 | naltimari
10
| A masterpiece
Calling this 'Horror' does not make it justice. I wouldn't call it 'movie', either, but 'film'. It's pure art. The sets and art direction are incredible, the whole movie shows the 'aura' of 1920's Art Deco, giving it that 'classy' touch. The script is also very original, and there's even room in it for lots of laughs, without sacrificing style or rhythm. Vincent Price is PERFECT as Phibes, as the other reviewer just said. He IS Phibes, and succeeds where others would probably fail miserably, fitting in perfectly in the 'tone' of the movie. Great direction by Robert Fuest, also. He managed to mix the perfect amount of horror, drama, romance and comedy in a single movie.

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