Murder by Decree


1h 52m 1979

Brief Synopsis

(Mys '79). Christopher Plummer, James Mason, David Hemmings, Anthony Quayle, Genevieve Bujold, Frank Finley, John Gielgud, Susan Oliver, Donald Sutherland. Jack the Ripper is the subject of this chilling Sherlock Holmes thriller which suggests that the prostitute slayer was a member of a Royal household. Christopher Plummer is Sherlock Holmes, James Mason is Dr. Watson, and Donald Sutherland plays a psychic (based on a real person who assisted Scotland Yard during the actual Ripper case).

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Genre
Comedy
Mystery
Thriller
Release Date
1979

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 52m

Synopsis

(Mys '79). Christopher Plummer, James Mason, David Hemmings, Anthony Quayle, Genevieve Bujold, Frank Finley, John Gielgud, Susan Oliver, Donald Sutherland. Jack the Ripper is the subject of this chilling Sherlock Holmes thriller which suggests that the prostitute slayer was a member of a Royal household. Christopher Plummer is Sherlock Holmes, James Mason is Dr. Watson, and Donald Sutherland plays a psychic (based on a real person who assisted Scotland Yard during the actual Ripper case).

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Genre
Comedy
Mystery
Thriller
Release Date
1979

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 52m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Winter January 1, 1979

Released in United States February 1979

Released in USA on video.

Released in United States Winter January 1, 1979

Released in United States February 1979