Terror by night

United States, 1946

Film
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Sherlock Holmes and Watson find themselves aboard the London-Edinburgh Express, guarding the priceless “Star of Rhodesia” diamond. A series of murders leads them on a trail confused by disguise and impersonation. Starring Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce. Adapted from a story by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

Credits

producer/director

Roy William Neill

production company

Universal Studios

Language

English

Duration

01:09:00:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

37320

Audience classification

PG

Subject categories

Adaptations

Courtroom, Crime, Espionage & Thrillers

Courtroom, Crime, Espionage & Thrillers → Detective and mystery films

Feature films

Feature films → Feature films - United States

Literature → English literature - Film and video adaptations

Literature → Literature

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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