Monster of the Day #602 Updated on December 6, 2012 By Ken Begg 10 Comments Uhm…Michael Jackson? Tweet Pin It Related PostsMonster of the Day #1398 (Jul 22, 2016) Monster of the Day #1397 (Jul 21, 2016) Monster of the Day #1396 (Jul 20, 2016) Monster of the Day #1395 (Jul 19, 2016) Monster of the Day #1394 (Jul 18, 2016) By Ken Begg http://jabootu.net Flangepart “A plague on both your houses. In fact, I’ll help…” Ericb I saw this the first time over the weekend. Loved the art deco and the smoking hot assistant. Was she supposed to be a robot? Ken_Begg I believe so…maybe? She returns in the sequel, which is a neat trick after the acid thing. However, she’s also played by a different actress, so you can theorize that Phibes hypnotizes young women to fill a slot as needed. Gamera977 When I first saw the second film I assumed she was a succubus Phibes summoned to do his bidding. I think I’d go with the android explanation now though since he did have a bunch of clockwork devices – maybe she was the ultimate version? Rock Baker “I-am-al-ready-dead!” One of the more suspenseful climaxes in 70’s horror. The inspiration for SAW? skrag2112 Please, PLEASE Hollywood! Do not remake this movie! Its perfect as it is! Ericb I’ve read that Burton and Depp have their sights in it. Ken_Begg Actually…that could work. Gravedigger’s Local 16 If I remember correctly, she was going to be revealed as the Greek goddess Athena in one of the scripts for the never-realized third movie. Gamera977 Athena? Wouldn’t one of the Furies make more sense? Odd choice.