A Study in Terror

A Study in Terror

Director: James H. Hill Cast: John Neville, Donald Houston, John Fraser

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Overview

In A Study in Terror the ever popular Sherlock Holmes and his companion Dr. Watson search for the Victorian serial killerJack the Ripper in this well-made and exciting mystery produced, written and directed by James Hill. In this adaptation of the popular character created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Holmes (John Neville) aided by Dr. Watson (Donald Houston) and his brother Mycroft (Robert Morley) are called in to help catch the crazed killer of prostitutes. This film combines all the elements beloved by fans of Sherlock Holmes resulting in a satisfying and well-acted mystery. John Neville is good as the cool, logical Holmes and Robert Morley adds a nice dash of humor to liven up the story. A Study in Terror is highly recommended for fans of Sherlock Holmes and should be enjoyed by any viewer who loves vintage mysteries.

Product Details

Release Date: 08/16/2010
UPC: 0043396359543
Original Release: 1965
Rating: NR
Source: Sony Pictures Home
Sales rank: 31,652

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
John Neville Sherlock Holmes
Donald Houston Dr. John H. Watson
John Fraser Lord Edward Carfax
Anthony Quayle Dr. Murray
Robert Morley Mycroft Holmes
Barbara Windsor Annie Chapman
Adrienne Corri Angela
Frank Finlay Inspector Lestrade
Judi Dench Sally
Charles Regnier Joseph Beck
Cecil Parker Prime Minister
Georgia Brown Saloon Singer
Barry Jones Duke of Shires
Terry Downes Chunky
Dudley Foster Home Secretary
Peter Carsten Max Steiner
Christiane Maybach Polly Nichols
Kay Walsh Cathy Eddowes
John Cairney Michael Osborne
Edina Ronay Mary Kelly
Avis Bunnage Landlady
Barbara Leake Mrs. Hudson
Norma Foster Liz Stride
Patrick Newell P.C. Benson
Donna White 1st Streetwalker

Technical Credits
James H. Hill Director
Herman Cohen Executive Producer
Desmond Dickinson Cinematographer
Derek Ford Original Story,Screenwriter
Donald Ford Original Story,Screenwriter
Henry Lester Producer
Motley Costumes/Costume Designer
Henry Richardson Editor
John Scott Score Composer
Tom Smith Makeup
Wally Veevers Special Effects
Alexander Vetchinsky Production Designer
Sam Waynberg Associate Producer

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