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Der grüne Bogenschütze (1961)

An English businessman comes home to London, only to find visitors to his home being killed by arrows from "the Green Archer."

Director:

Jürgen Roland

Writers:

Edgar Wallace (novel), Wolfgang Menge | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Klausjürgen Wussow ... Inspektor James Lamotte Featherstone / Mr. Lamotte
Karin Dor ... Valerie Howett, geb. Bellamy
Eddi Arent ... Spike Holland
Harry Wüstenhagen Harry Wüstenhagen ... Julius Savini
Wolfgang Völz Wolfgang Völz ... Sergeant Higgins
Heinz Weiss Heinz Weiss ... John Bellamy / John Wood / Der grüne Bogenschütze
Stanislav Ledinek Stanislav Ledinek ... Coldharbour Smith
Hans Epskamp Hans Epskamp ... Mr. Howett
Georg Lehn Georg Lehn ... Mr. Lacy / Sergeant Higgins
Edith Teichmann Edith Teichmann ... Fay Savini
Hela Gruel Hela Gruel ... Elaine Bellamy
Gert Fröbe ... Abel Bellamy
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An English businessman comes home to London, only to find visitors to his home being killed by arrows from "the Green Archer."

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Crime | Drama

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Country:

West Germany

Language:

German

Release Date:

2 February 1961 (West Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

The Green Archer See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono (Klangfilm-Eurocord-Magnetocord)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

The producers originally wanted Wolfgang Schnitzler to become on of the regular writers of their Edgar Wallace-Series. When Schnitzler's script of this film was re-written by Jürgen Roland's regular screenwriter Wolfgang Menge, Schnitzler was displeased and decided to leave the series. See more »

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Edited into Großes Herz und große Klappe - Helga Feddersen (2001) See more »

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The Green Archer (1961)
29 April 2018 | by trimboliceliaSee all my reviews

Not bad early 60's black-and-white West German-made, English-dubbed Edgar Wallace thriller/mystery. A rather convoluted story which I won't go into because, though I finally understood it, it's rather too involved to go into. Needless to say the bad guys ultimately lose and the good guys win. The Sinister Cinema DVD-R is very good quality, probably the best that will ever be available. Recommended for Edgar Wallace


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