Dr. Phibes Rises Again
Dr. Phibes Rises Again (1972)

Sequel to the 1971 horror film "The Abominable Dr. Phibes," in which the evil doctor awakens from his suspended animation and seeks an Egyptian potion that restore life to his dead wife.

Rated: PG
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Release Date: February 20, 2001
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Paul Chambers
Movie Chambers

If you had never seen "The Abominable Dr. Phibes," this horror comedy would be much more appealing. The original is still the best.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

The bizarre murders devised are more repelling than scary or smartly done.

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Scott Weinberg
Apollo Guide

Sequel to the camp classic makes is a stylish, funny romp.

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Steve Biodrowski

With Phibes now nominally the hero, the audience is ... invited to identify and laugh along with him as he polishes off everyone in his way.

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Matt Bailey
Not Coming to a Theater Near You

Competently made.

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Mark Bourne

...falls prey to the familiar Curse of the Sequel -- it's a noticeably lesser, lazier work.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

A slightly campier reworking of the first film.

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Flixster Audience Score: 58% Flixster User Reviews
Bruce Bruce
The first "Dr. Phibes" film was a remarkably entertaining film that found the right balance between campy humor and grand guignol-style horror. This… More
Aj V
A good sequel to Dr. Phibes, it's just as cool as the first movie, and Price gives another great performance as the good doctor. I enjoyed this movie,… More
Cory Taylor
A direct continuation of the Phibes' resurrection saga, 'Dr. Phibes Rises Again!' is a lackluster sequel in which Phibes' Shakespearean… More
Greg S
Dr. Phibes rises from suspended animation and travels to Egypt seeking waters of immortality to resurrect his beloved wife; but another man seeks the waters as… More
Tim Salmons
Not nearly as memorable as the original, but not all that bad. There aren't quite as many death sequences in this film as there are in the original, which… More
Robert C
Dr. Fibes goes to Egypt! More amazing costumes, sets and cheese then you can shake a dagger at! Sadly the story is really week, but this is not really the… More