The Strange Countess

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The Strange Countess
Film poster Die seltsame Gräfin.jpg
German film poster
Die seltsame Gräfin
Directed by Josef von Báky
Jürgen Roland
Produced by Horst Wendlandt
Written by Curt Hanno Gutbrod (de)
Robert A. Stemmle
Edgar Wallace
Starring Joachim Fuchsberger
Music by Peter Thomas
Cinematography Richard Angst
Edited by Hermann Ludwig
Distributed by Constantin Film
Release date
  • 8 November 1961 (1961-11-08)
Running time
94 minutes
Country West Germany
Language German

The Strange Countess (German: Die seltsame Gräfin) is a 1961 West German crime film directed by Josef von Báky and starring Joachim Fuchsberger[1] based on Edgar Wallace's 1925 book of the same title.



The FSK gave the film a rating of 16 years and older, not suitable for public holidays.[2] The film premiered on 8 November 1961 at the Capitol in Trier.[2]


  1. ^ "New York Times: The Strange Countess". NY Times. Retrieved 2008-10-19. 
  2. ^ a b "Filmportal: Die seltsame Gräfin". Retrieved 26 June 2014. 

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