Ratings

TMDB Rating 6.3
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

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Run Time: 2h 04m

Original Language: English

Website: -

Production Countries: Canada , United Kingdom

Production Companies: Highlight , Famous Players , Canadian Film Development Corporation (CFDC)


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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 : 82 | 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 : 87 | 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
Executive Producer
Len Herberman
Len Herberman
Costume & Make-Up Costume Design
Judy Moorcroft
Judy Moorcroft
Makeup Artist
Peter Robb-King
Peter Robb-King
Jane Royle
Jane Royle
Hair Department Head
Colin Jamison
Colin Jamison
Assistant Hairdresser
Jan Jamison
Jan Jamison
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
Art Direction
Harry Pottle
Harry Pottle
Set Decoration
Denise Exshaw
Denise Exshaw
Directing Director
Bob Clark
Bob Clark
Assistant Director
Ariel Levy
Ariel Levy
Sound Original Music Composer
Paul Zaza
Paul Zaza
Carl Zittrer
Carl Zittrer
Camera Director of Photography
Reginald H. Morris
Reginald H. Morris
Focus Puller
David Wynn-Jones
David Wynn-Jones
Editing Editor
Stan Cole
Stan Cole
Department Role Name

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