A satanist cult leader is burnt alive by the local church. He vows to come back to hunt down and enslave every descendant of his congregation, by the power of the book of blood contracts, in which they sold their souls to the devil.
In this sequel to The Abominable Dr. Phibes, the disfigured Dr. Anton Phibes sets out for Egypt to find the secret elixir of life so that he may resurrect his dead wife, who was killed through alleged medical incompetence.
The Avengers are back in the sixth season of this eccentric British mash-up of science fiction, fantasy, and parody. Patrick Macnee is the dapper and deadly dandy John Steed, and Linda Thorson is the stylish and deadly Tara King.