The Asphyx ★★★ Spirit of the Dead 1972 (PG)
Nineteenth century doctor Stephens is studying death when he discovers The Asphyx, an aura that surrounds a person just before they die. Stephens delves deeper into his research and finds the keys to immortality. However, his irresponsibility in unleashing the obscure supernatural power on the world brings a swarm of unforeseen and irreversible troubles. High-class sci fi. 98m/C VHS, DVD . GB Robert Stephens, Robert Powell, Jane Lapotaire, Alex Scott, Ralph Arliss, Fiona Walker, John Lawrence, Paul Bacon, Terry Scully; D: Peter Newbrook; W: Brian Comfort; C: Frederick A. (Freddie) Young; M: Bill McGuffie.