Not Rated | | Crime, Mystery, Thriller
When the police in a German city are unable to catch a child-murderer, other criminals join in the manhunt.
The film is included on Roger Ebert's "Great Movies" list.
Elisabeth Winkler, Beckert's landlady:
Could you speak louder please, I'm a bit hard of hearing.
Policeman: As if I couldn't tell.
When captured Hans Beckert is confronted with the blind man and his balloon, he stumbles backwards to a mere step away from the table, but in the following opposing shots he is notably further away from -- and able to make several steps toward -- it.
All of the original credits appear only in the beginning with no music.
$6,123 (USA) (15 March 2013)
$28,877 (USA) (2 June 2013)