Sherlock Holmes: Prelude to Murder (Dressed to Kill) (1946)
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Sherlock Holmes: Prelude to Murder (Dressed to Kill) (1946)

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The legendary Sherlock Holmes must apply his keen ear for music to help solve this thrilling case. A trio of music boxes contains the hidden secret to vast riches, and a group of criminals is willing to kill for them. When the first of these victims is a … View More
Genres Drama, Suspense
Director Roy William Neill
Starring Nigel Bruce, Basil Rathbone View More
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Movie Summary

The legendary Sherlock Holmes must apply his keen ear for music to help solve this thrilling case. A trio of music boxes contains the hidden secret to vast riches, and a group of criminals is willing to kill for them. When the first of these victims is a friend of Dr. Watson, Holmes is on the case. The last of Basil Rathbone's portrayals of the iconic Sherlock Holmes, and certainly one of his best!
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Movie Details

Genres Drama, Suspense
Director Roy William Neill
Starring Nigel Bruce, Basil Rathbone
Studio Name Legend3D, Inc.
Release Date 1946
VUDU Release Date 12/20/2012
Rating Not Rated About Ratings
Running Time 71 minutes
Language English
Audio Tracks SD/Full Frame, Dolby Digital

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