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Grief Street (1931) PRE-CODE HOLLYWOOD
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Grief Street (1931) PRE-CODE HOLLYWOOD

Stars: Barbara Kent, John Holland, Dorothy Christy Director: Richard Thorpe A womanizing matinĂ©e idol is found strangled in his dressing room. The door is locked from the inside and there is no other way into the room. He had been having an affair with his leading lady, while his actress wife is doing the same […]
Sherlock Holmes And The Pursuit To Algiers – 1945
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Sherlock Holmes And The Pursuit To Algiers – 1945

Pursuit to Algiers (1945) is the twelfth entry in the Basil Rathbone/Nigel Bruce Sherlock Holmes film series of fourteen. The film takes some characters and events from the 1911 story “The Adventure of the Red Circle“. Elements in the story pay homage to an otherwise unrecorded affair mentioned by Dr. Watson at the beginning of […]
Sherlock Holmes And The Pearl Of Death 1944
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Sherlock Holmes And The Pearl Of Death 1944

The Pearl of Death is a 1944 Sherlock Holmes film starring Basil Rathbone as Holmes and Nigel Bruce as Dr. Watson, the ninth of fourteen such films the pair made.[1] The story is loosely based on Conan Doyle‘s short story “The Adventure of the Six Napoleons“[2] but features some additions, such as Evelyn Ankers as […]