电影名称 Murder by Decree
- ——Can the genius of Sherlock Holmes stop the terror of Jack the Ripper?
- 中文名称 午夜谋杀
- 类型 悬疑 / 惊悚
- 国家 英国 / 加拿大
- 语言 英语
- 时长 2 hr 4 min (124 min) / 1 hr 50 min (110 min) (Sweden)
- 上映时间 1 February 1979 (Canada)
Sherlock Holmes investigates London's most infamous case, Jack the Ripper. As he investigates, he finds that the Ripper has friends in high places.
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. Homes races to save the life of Annie Crook who has been forcibly incarcerated in an insane asylum and that of her friend Mary Kelly, in whom she has entrusted her secret.
Sherlock Holmes investigates the murders commited by Jack the Ripper and discovers a conspiracy to protect the killer.