British by birth, director Robert Fuest rose to fame in Hollywood for his spectacular direction to a variety of films. Fuest started off his career directing independent films like "And Soon the Darkness" (1970), the historical romance "Wuthering Heights" (1970) with Anna Calder-Marshall and the Vincent Price fantasy "The Abominable Doctor Phibes" (1971). He also appeared in the horror sequel "Doctor Phibes Rises Again" (1972) with Vincent Price. He continued to work in film in the seventies, directing motion pictures like the Jon Finch sci-fi flick "The Last Days of Man on Earth" (1973) and "The Devil's Rain" (1975) with Ernest Borgnine. Fuest last directed "Mystery at Fire Island" (1981-82). Robert Fuest passed away in March 2012 at the age of 85.