Der Rächer (1960)

West Germany,
99m
35mm film, Euroscope, black and white, 2.35:1
mono, German

A German borderline horror film Karl Anton.

Credits

Crew
Director: Karl Anton
Kurt Ulrich Filmproduktion
Producers: Kurt Ulrich, Heinz Willeg
Production Manager: Hans Lehmann
Script: Gustav Kampendonk, Rudolf Carter [real name: Rudolf Katscher]
Novel: The Avenger by Edgar Wallace
Director of Photography: Willi Sohm
Camera Operator: Hannes Fuchs
Editor: Walter von Bonhorst
Laboratory: Arri Kopierwerk, Germany
Music: Peter Sandloff
Sound: Erwin Jenewein
Klangfilm-Eurocord
Costume Designer: Trude Ulrich
Make Up: Fredy Arnold, Irmgard Förster, Hertha Schwarz
Art Directors: W.A. Herrmann [real name: W.A. Herrmann], Kurt Stallmach [real name: Curt Stallmach]
Production Assistant: Peter Hahne
Locations: London, England, UK; West Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Studio: ARRI-Atelier, Munich, Bavaria, Germany'
Location Managers: Heinz Jungmann, Hanns Stani

Cast
Heinz Drache (Michael Brixan)
Ingrid van Bergen (Stella Mendoza)
Benno Sterzenbach (Sir Gregory Penn)
Ina Duscha (Ruth Sanders)
Ludwig Linkmann (Henry Longvale)
Siegfried Schürenberg (Major Staines)
Klaus Kinski (Lorenz Voss)
Rainer Brandt (Reggie Conolly)
Friedrich Schönfelder (Jack Jackson)
Al Hoosman (Bhag)
Maria Litto (Malaysian dancer)
Franz-Otto Krüger (Assistant Director Frankie)
Rainer Penkert (cameraman)
Albert Bessler (reporter)

Alternative Titles

The Avenger – USA
Pirullista himoa – Finland
Il vendicatore misterioso – Italy
Le Vengeur défie Scotland Yard – France

References

Books

  • Euro Gothic: Classics of Continental Horror Cinema by Jonathan Rigby p.99