3sat crime summer with, among other things, "Silence of the Lambs" – At the start today Edgar Wallace Trio

3sat / Ken Regan

As of today, 30 crime thriller productions are on the program in the 3sat crime summer: Among other things with “The Silence of the Lambs” and many Edgar Wallace films.


It starts this Sunday with the theme day “Crime Classic”. 3sat is showing the three Edgar Wallace classics “The Witcher”, “News from the Witcher” and “The Zinker” from 8:15 pm today. From July 12th to August 6th, further thrillers will be shown at 3sat. From the pen of Edgar Wallace ’, with Heinz Drache, Eddi Arent, Joachim Fuchsberger and Gert Fröbe, from Tuesday, July 14th to Thursday, July 23rd, on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 8:15 p.m.

From Tuesday, July 14th to Tuesday, July 28th, 3sat shows Heino Ferch as criminal psychologist Richard Brock in the “Traces of Evil” series on Tuesdays at 10:25 p.m. And from Tuesday, July 14, on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 11.55 p.m. actor Alexander Pschill will be Dr. Forensic Psychologist Leo Benedikt can be seen in the seven-part Austrian crime series “Janus”. For Pschill, every crime arises in the psyche – and can only be solved there.

On Friday, July 17, 10:25 p.m., 3sat’s “The Silence of the Lambs” shows Starkino with thrills: Jodie Foster and Anthony Hopkins deliver a top-class psycho-product in the outstanding film adaptation of the novel of the same name by Thomas Harris, which won five Oscars in 1992 has been. In addition to regional crime stories from the Spreewald, the Harz or the Taunus, 3sat also shows the three-part “Jäger – Tödliche Gier” (Wednesdays, from July 15, 10.25 p.m.) and high tension from Scandinavia. And from Tuesday, July 28, 11:55 p.m., 3sat will be showing five films from the “Under Suspicion” series with Senta Berger as internal investigator Eva Maria Prohacek.

The 3sat crime summer at a glance:

Theme day “Crime”: Sunday, July 12, 8:15 p.m.
Edgar Wallace: The Witcher
Feature film, FRG 1964
Directed by Alfred Vohrer

Theme day “Crime”: Sunday, July 12, 9.40 p.m.
Edgar Wallace: News from the Witcher
Feature film, FRG 1965
Directed by Alfred Vohrer

Theme day “Crime”: Sunday, July 12, 11:10 p.m.
Edgar Wallace: The Zinker
Feature film, FRG 1963
Directed by Alfred Vohrer

Tuesday, July 14, 8:15 p.m.
Edgar Wallace: The Frog with the Mask
Feature film, FRG / Denmark 1959
Directed by Harald Reinl

Tuesday, July 14, 10:25 p.m.
Traces of evil: revenge angel
Thriller, Austria / Germany 2012
Directed by Andreas Prochaska

Tuesday 14 July, 11.55 p.m.
Janus (1/7)
Crime series, Austria 2013

Wednesday, July 15, 8:15 p.m.
Edgar Wallace: The Green Archer
Feature film, FRG 1961

Wednesday, July 15, 2020, 10:25 p.m.
Hunter – Deadly Greed (1/3) The Gold Rush
Feature film, Sweden 2018

Wednesday, July 15, 11:50 p.m.
Janus (2/7)
Crime series, Austria 2013

Thursday, July 16, 8:15 p.m.
Edgar Wallace: The Indian Cloth
Feature film, FRG 1963

Thursday, July 16, 10:25 p.m.
Spreewald crime thriller – The dead in the pond
TV film, Germany 2014

Thursday, July 16, 11:55 p.m.
Janus (3/7)
Crime series, Austria 2013

Friday, July 17, 10:25 p.m.
The silence of the Lambs
Feature film, USA 1991

Friday, July 17th, 0.20 p.m.
Janus (4/7)
Crime series, Austria 2013

Tuesday, July 21, 8:15 p.m.
Edgar Wallace: The Secret of the Yellow Daffodils
Feature film, FRG 1961

Tuesday, July 21, 10:25 p.m.
Evil Traces: Love
TV crime thriller, Austria / Germany 2015

Tuesday, July 21, 11:55 p.m.
Janus (5/7)
Crime series, Austria 2013

Wednesday, July 22, 8:15 p.m.
Edgar Wallace: The Dead Eyes of London
Feature film, FRG 1961

Wednesday, July 22, 10:25 p.m.
Hunter – Deadly Greed (2/3) The Hunt
Feature film, Sweden 2018

Wednesday, July 22, 11:55 p.m.
Janus (6/7)
Crime series, Austria 2013

Thursday, July 23, 8:15 p.m.
Edgar Wallace: The door with the 7 locks
Feature film, FRG 1962

Thursday, July 23, 10:25 p.m.
Spreewald crime thriller – The Storm Night
TV film, Germany 2015

Thursday, July 23, 11:55 p.m.
Janus (7/7)
Crime series, Austria 2013

Tuesday, July 28, 8:15 p.m.
Hard chunk
Feature film, Germany 2015

Tuesday, July 28, 10:25 p.m.
Traces of evil – desire
TV crime thriller, Austria / Germany 2016

Tuesday, July 28, 11:55 p.m.
Under suspicion – gray area
TV film, Germany 2014

Wednesday, July 29, 8:15 p.m.
Inspector Jury – Murder in the Fog
Crime film, Germany 2015

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