The Abominable Dr. Phibes

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Main Details

  • Released in 1971 | Color | Running Time: 94 min | Aspect Ratio: (1.85:1)
  • Production Co: American International Pictures (AIP)
  • Distribution Co: American International Pictures (AIP) (USA) | Anglo-EMI Film Distributors (UK) | MGM-EMI (UK) |
  • Directed by Robert Fuest
  • Written by James Whiton and William Goldstein
  • Starring Vincent Price, Joseph Cotten, Virginia North, Terry-Thomas, and Sean Bury
  • Produced by Ronald Dunas and Louis M. Heyward
  • Original Music by Basil Kirchin
  • Cinematography by Norman Warwick
  • Film Editing by Tristam Cones

Plot Summary

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

Also Known As

  • Abominável Dr. Phibes, O (Brazil) | Abominable Doctor Phibes, L' (Spain) (Catalan title) | Abominable Dr. Phibes, El (Spain) | Abominable Dr. Phibes, L' (France) | Abominevole Dr. Phibes, L' (Italy) | Blodtörstige hämnaren, Den (Sweden) | Dr. Phibes (USA) (promotional title) | Dr. Phibes - den fasansfulle (Sweden) | Odrazajacy dr Phibes (Poland) | Ohavny Dr. Phibes (Czechoslovakia) | Satanikos doktor Phibes, O (Greece) | Schreckenskabinett des Dr. Phibes, Das (West Germany) | The Curse of Dr. Phibes (undefined) | Vampyyrin kosto (Finland)


  • Revenge Is The Best Medicine. | Love means never having to say you're ugly! | Dr. Phibes has great vibes! | There are two sides to Dr. Phibes.....both of them EVIL!
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