The Haunted Castle (1960 film)

The Haunted Castle (German: Das Spukschloß im Spessart) is a 1960 West German comedy film directed by Kurt Hoffmann. It was entered into the 2nd Moscow International Film Festival where it won the Silver Prize.[2] The film is a sequel to The Spessart Inn (1958) and was followed by Glorious Times at the Spessart Inn (1967).[1] It was shot at the Bavaria Studios in Munich. The film's sets were designed by the art directors Hein Heckroth and Willy Schatz.

The Haunted Castle
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Film poster
Directed byKurt Hoffmann
Produced byGeorg Witt[1]
Written by
Music byFriedrich Hollaender
CinematographyGünther Anders[1]
Edited byHilwa von Boro[1]
Georg Witt-Film GmbH[1]
Distributed byConstantin Film
Release date
  • 15 December 1960 (1960-12-15)
Running time
101 minutes[1]
CountryWest Germany[1]



  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i "Das Spukschloß im Spessar". Retrieved 18 February 2013.
  2. ^ "2nd Moscow International Film Festival (1961)". MIFF. Archived from the original on 16 January 2013. Retrieved 11 November 2012.

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