The Strangler of Blackmoor Castle
The Strangler of Blackmoor Castle (German: Der Würger von Schloß Blackmoor) is a 1963 West German thriller film directed by Harald Reinl and starring Karin Dor, Harry Riebauer and Rudolf Fernau. It was based on a novel by Bryan Edgar Wallace and was part of a trend of English-set thrillers inspired by Rialto Film's series of adaptations of his father Edgar Wallace's work.
|The Strangler of Blackmoor Castle|
|Directed by||Harald Reinl|
|Produced by||Artur Brauner |
|Written by||Bryan Edgar Wallace (novel) |
|Starring||Karin Dor |
|Music by||Oskar Sala|
|Cinematography||Ernst W. Kalinke|
|Edited by||Walter Wischniewsky|
|Distributed by||Gloria Film|
|21 June 1963|
- Karin Dor as Claridge Dorsett
- Harry Riebauer as Inspector Jeff Mitchell
- Rudolf Fernau as Lucius Clark
- Hans Nielsen as Tavish
- Dieter Eppler as Anthony - the Butler
- Hans Reiser as Mike Pierce
- Richard Häussler as Dr. Tromby
- Walter Giller as Edgar
- Ingmar Zeisberg as Judy
- Peter Nestler as Tom
- Gerhard Hartig as Watson
- Albert Bessler as Sebastian - the Gardener
- Carl de Vogt as Doctor
- Stephan Schwartz as Philip - 'Phips'
- Bergfelder p.257
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- Goble, Alan. The Complete Index to Literary Sources in Film. Walter de Gruyter, 1999.