Neues vom Hexer

Neues vom Hexer

Film poster
Directed by Alfred Vohrer
Produced by Horst Wendlandt
Written by Herbert Reinecker
based on the novel by Edgar Wallace
Starring Heinz Drache
Music by Peter Thomas
Cinematography Karl Löb
Edited by Jutta Hering
Distributed by Constantin Film
Release dates
  • 4 June 1965 (1965-06-04)
Running time
95 minutes
Country West Germany
Language German

Neues vom Hexer (lit. "News from the Wizard") is a 1965 West German black-and-white crime film directed by Alfred Vohrer and starring Heinz Drache.[1] It is part of a series of German screen adaptations of Edgar Wallace's thriller novels, and the direct sequel of the 1964 film Der Hexer.



This film is based on the thriller Again the Ringer (The Ringer Returns) by Edgar Wallace.[2]

Cinematography took place from 15 March to 27 April 1965 at Berlin/West, London and its environments.[2]


The FSK gave the film a rating of 16 and up and found it not appropriate for screenings on public holidays.[2]


  1. "New York Times: Neues vom Hexer". NY Times. Retrieved 20 October 2008.
  2. 1 2 3 "Filmportal: Neues vom Hexer". Retrieved 4 August 2016.
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