Sherlock Holmes and the Deadly Necklace

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Sherlock Holmes and the Deadly Necklace (Sherlock Holmes und das Halsband des Todes) (1962, West Germany/France/Italy) is a Crime-Drama-Mystery-Thriller film directed by Terence Fisher.


Main Details

  • Released on November 30, 1962
  • B&W
  • Running time: 87 minutes
  • Production Co.: Central Cinema Company Film (CCC) (produced by) (as CCC Filmkunst GMBH, Berlin) | Omnia Deutsche Film Export (world distribution) (as Omnia Deutsche Film Export G M B H) | Criterion Productions (uncredited) | Incei Film (uncredited)
  • Distribution Co.: Constantin Film (1962) (West Germany) (theatrical) | Incei Film (1963) (Italy) (theatrical) | Europrodis (1964) (France) (theatrical)
  • Directed by Terence Fisher
  • Written by Curt Siodmak, from characters created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
  • Starring: Christopher Lee, Hans Söhnker, Hans Nielsen

Plot Summary

  • Sherlock Holmes and Watson do battle with their nemesis, Professor Moriarty, over an ancient necklace attributed to Cleopatra.
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