Ratings

TMDB Rating 6.4
IMDB Rating 7
RottenTomatoes Rating 88%

Financials

Revenue: $0

Budget: $0

Profit: - $0


Movie Details

Tag Line: The Jack the Ripper Murders. Sherlock Holmes lifts the veil of secrecy, corruption and terror at the heart of the throne of England itself. Clue by clue... Murder by murder...

Status: Released

Average Rating: 6

Release Date: Feb 1, 1979

Rating: PG

Run Time: 2h 04m

Original Language: English

Website: -

Production Countries: Canada , United Kingdom

Production Companies: Canadian Film Development Corporation , Famous Players , Highlight


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Synopsis

Sherlock Holmes is drawn into the case of Jack the Ripper who is killing prostitutes in London's East End. Assisted by Dr. Watson, and using information provided by a renowned psychic, Robert Lees, Holmes finds that the murders may have its roots in a Royal indiscretion and that a cover-up is being managed by politicians at the highest level, all of whom happen to be Masons.


Main Cast

Christopher Plummer

Christopher Plummer

Sherlock Holmes

Age : 91 | Popularity : 43%

James Mason

James Mason

Dr. John H. Watson

Age : 75 | Popularity : 13%

David Hemmings

David Hemmings

Inspector Foxborough

Age : 62 | Popularity : 8%

Susan Clark

Susan Clark

Mary Kelly

Age : 83 | Popularity : 7%

Anthony Quayle

Anthony Quayle

Sir Charles Warren

Age : 76 | Popularity : 7%

John Gielgud

John Gielgud

Prime Minister Lord Salisbury

Age : 96 | Popularity : 15%

Frank Finlay

Frank Finlay

Inspector Lestrade

Age : 89 | Popularity : 15%

Donald Sutherland

Donald Sutherland

Robert Lees

Age : 88 | Popularity : 27%


Crew

Department Role Name
Production Casting
Irene Lamb
Irene Lamb
Karen Hazzard
Karen Hazzard
Producer
Bob Clark
Bob Clark
René Dupont
René Dupont
Robert A. Goldston
Robert A. Goldston
Production Manager
John Davis
John Davis
Ted Rouse
Ted Rouse
Executive Producer
Len Herberman
Len Herberman
Production Accountant
Andy Birmingham
Andy Birmingham
Production Secretary
Liz Taylor
Liz Taylor
Costume & Make-Up Costume Design
Judy Moorcroft
Judy Moorcroft
Makeup Artist
Peter Robb-King
Peter Robb-King
Jane Royle
Jane Royle
Makeup Supervisor
Peter Robb-King
Peter Robb-King
Hair Department Head
Colin Jamison
Colin Jamison
Key Hairdresser
Colin Jamison
Colin Jamison
Assistant Hairdresser
Jan Jamison
Jan Jamison
Hair Assistant
Jan Jamison
Jan Jamison
Wardrobe Master
Janet Tebrooke
Janet Tebrooke
Wardrobe Supervisor
Ron Beck
Ron Beck
Wardrobe Assistant
Edward Morton
Edward Morton
Writing Screenplay
John Hopkins
John Hopkins
Characters
Arthur Conan Doyle
Arthur Conan Doyle
Novel
John Lloyd
John Lloyd
Elwyn Jones
Elwyn Jones
Art Production Design
Harry Pottle
Harry Pottle
Set Decoration
Denise Exshaw
Denise Exshaw
Construction Manager
Ken Pattenden
Ken Pattenden
Art Direction
Peter Childs
Peter Childs
Property Master
Andy Andrews
Andy Andrews
Sound Sound Recordist
John W. Mitchell
John W. Mitchell
Original Music Composer
Paul Zaza
Paul Zaza
Carl Zittrer
Carl Zittrer
Sound Editor
Wayne Griffin
Wayne Griffin
Patrick Drummond
Patrick Drummond
Dennis Drummond
Dennis Drummond
Supervising Sound Editor
Kenneth Heeley-Ray
Kenneth Heeley-Ray
Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Joe Grimaldi
Joe Grimaldi
David Appleby
David Appleby
Assistant Sound Editor
Martin Ashbee
Martin Ashbee
Steven Cole
Steven Cole
Boom Operator
Keith Pamplin
Keith Pamplin
Sound Engineer
Ron Butcher
Ron Butcher
Directing Director
Bob Clark
Bob Clark
Second Assistant Director
Guy Travers
Guy Travers
Ken Goch
Ken Goch
Continuity
Marjorie Lavelly
Marjorie Lavelly
Assistant Director
Ariel Levy
Ariel Levy
Camera Director of Photography
Reginald H. Morris
Reginald H. Morris
Camera Operator
Jimmy Turrell
Jimmy Turrell
Grip
Denis Fraser
Denis Fraser
Still Photographer
David Farrell
David Farrell
Focus Puller
David Wynn-Jones
David Wynn-Jones
Best Boy Grip
Terry Lewis
Terry Lewis
Editing Editor
Stan Cole
Stan Cole
Assistant Editor
Ian McBride
Ian McBride
Crew Unit Publicist
Lynda Levy
Lynda Levy
Special Effects
Michael Albrechtsen
Michael Albrechtsen
Scenic Artist
Jock Kay
Jock Kay
Lighting Gaffer
Ray Meehan
Ray Meehan
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