When I was a teen, I had never seen most of the movies I read about in TMT, and they seemed out of my reach, unless I lucked out and one was playing on TV while I visited my Grandma's house (I had few TV privileges at my own house). So my love for monsters was fed mainly by magazines like FM, COF and TMT. The Phibes films particularly fascinated me, as I picked up on their weirdness from the commercials that played on TV and the articles I read... and the adult themes that were apparent intrigued me. Here is an article from issue 16, published in October of 1972, on the sequel "Dr. Phibes Rises Again."
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