Scotland Yard Hunts Dr. Mabuse

Scotland Yard Hunts Dr. Mabuse or Scotland Yard vs. Dr Mabuse (German: Scotland Yard jagt Dr. Mabuse) is a 1963 German crime film directed by Paul May and starring Peter van Eyck.[3] Scotland Yard vs. Dr. Mabuse was distributed in West Germany by Gloria Film, premiering on 20 September 1963.[1] The film was based on a story written by Bryan Edgar Wallace[4] It was shot at the Spandau Studios in Berlin. The film's sets were designed by the art directors Albrecht Hennings and Hans Kuhnert

Scotland Yard Hunts Dr. Mabuse
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Directed byPaul May
Produced byArtur Brauner
Screenplay byLadislas Fodor[1]
Based onA story by Bryan Edgar Wallace[2]
Music byRolf A. Wilhelm[1]
CinematographyNenad Jovicić[1]
Edited byWalter Wischniewsky[1]
Distributed byGloria Film
Release date
  • 20 September 1963 (1963-09-20) (West Germany)
Running time
90 minutes[1]
CountryWest Germany



  1. ^ a b c d e f g "Scotland Yard jagt Dr. Mabuse". Retrieved 20 February 2018.
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  3. ^ Erickson, Hal. "Scotland Yard Hunts Dr. Mabuse (1963)". The New York Times. Archived from the original on 20 May 2011.
  4. ^ Bergfelder, p. 152.


  • Bergfelder, Tim (2005) [2004]. International Adventures: German Popular Cinema and European Co-Productions in the 1960s. New York: Berghahn Books. ISBN 978-1-57181-539-2.
  • Haase, Holger: The Many Masks of Dr. Mabuse: Mabuse in the 1960s. (Kindle 2020)
  • Kalat, David (2005). The Strange Case of Dr. Mabuse: A Study of the Twelve Films and Five Novels. Jefferson, NC: McFarland. ISBN 978-1-4766-0107-6.
  • Rabkin, Leslie Y. (1998). The Celluloid Couch: An Annotated International Filmography of the Mental Health Professional in the Movies and Television, from the Beginning to 1990. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press. ISBN 978-0-8108-3462-0.
  • Reimer, Robert C.; Reimer, Carol J. (2010). The A to Z of German Cinema. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press. ISBN 978-0-8108-7611-8.

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