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Das Phantom von Soho (1964)

 -  Mystery | Thriller  -  March 1967 (USA)
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A murder mystery involving several high-profile Londoners being bumped off near a Soho nightclub by a masked killer.

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Dieter Borsche ...
Chief Inspector Hugh Patton
Barbara Rütting ...
Clarinda Smith
Hans Söhnker ...
Sir Phillip
Peter Vogel ...
Sergeant Hallam
Helga Sommerfeld ...
Corinne Smith
Werner Peters ...
Dr. Dalmar
Hans Nielsen ...
Lord Harald Malhaus
Stanislav Ledinek ...
Gilyard, club manager
Otto Waldis ...
Wilhelm Grover, man with birthmark
Hans W. Hamacher ...
Capt. Muggins
Emil Feldmann ...
Daddy
Harald Sawade ...
Charlie
Kurt Jaggberg ...
Jussuf
Elisabeth Flickenschildt ...
Joanna Filiati
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Sgt. Halan and Chief Ins. Patten of Scotland Yard are called in to investigate several murders which have taken place near the Sansibar, a Soho nightclub. They soon discover the true story of the hooded killer in a grisly skull mask and golden gloves killing off the survivors of the shipwrecked "Yolanda". Written by JT

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He stalks the city of sex and sin!

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Performed by Tanja Berg
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Better than average
18 April 2000 | by (In a strip club) – See all my reviews

In the 1960's two German studios were grinding out thrillers based on the works of Edgar Wallace and his son Bryan.This particular studio finally gave the field over to Rialto in 1964 after Monster Of London City.

This is a better than average film in the series as many at this point had become unwatchable.A hooded killer is disposing of clients of a seedy strip club.Government officials are heavily involved.A white slavery ring and revenge tie into the plot as well.The usual red herrings abound and the killer seemingly comes out of left field.Still worth a look.


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