Murder by Decree

Murder by Decree


February 1, 1979 See More

Runtimes: 02 hr 04 min

Murder By Decree 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.

Rated PG

Fan Reviews

by John Chard

Elementary my dear Ripper! Murder by Decree is directed by Bob Clark and adapted to screenplay by John Hopkins from the novel The Ripper File written by Elwyn Jones and John Lloyd. It stars Christopher Plummer, James Mason, David Hemmings, Susan Clark, Frank Fin... Read More

Murder By Decree Casts

Donald Sutherland

Robert Lees

Christopher Plummer

Sherlock Holmes

James Mason

Dr. John H. Watson

Frank Finlay

Inspector Lestrade

John Gielgud

Prime Minister Lord Salisbury

David Hemmings

Inspector Foxborough

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