Glorious Times at the Spessart Inn

Glorious Times at the Spessart Inn (German: Herrliche Zeiten im Spessart) is a 1967 West German comedy film directed by Kurt Hoffmann and starring Liselotte Pulver, Harald Leipnitz, and Vivi Bach.[1]

Glorious Times at the Spessart Inn
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Liselotte Pulver and Hannelore Elsner
Directed byKurt Hoffmann
Produced by
Written byGünter Neumann
Music byFranz Grothe
CinematographyRichard Angst
Edited byGisela Haller
Distributed byConstantin Film
Release date
  • 21 September 1967 (1967-09-21)
Running time
105 minutes
CountryWest Germany

It is the last in a trilogy of films begun by The Spessart Inn in 1958. The plot this time revolves around time travelling.[2]

The film's sets were designed by the art directors Isabella and Werner Schlichting. It was shot at the Spandau Studios in Berlin and on location in Bavaria, Hesse and Vienna.



  1. ^ Bock & Bergfelder, p. 207.
  2. ^ Sherman, p. 236.


  • Bock, Hans-Michael; Bergfelder, Tim, eds. (2009). The Concise Cinegraph: Encyclopaedia of German Cinema. New York: Berghahn Books. ISBN 978-1-57181-655-9.
  • Sherman, Fraser A. (2017). Now and Then We Time Travel: Visiting Pasts and Futures in Film and Television. Jefferson, NC: McFarland. ISBN 978-1-4766-2643-7.

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