FILM : Murder by Decree
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Murder by Decree 1979 Christopher Plummer, James Mason, David Hemmings, Susan Clark, Frank Finlay, Donald Sutherland London
Director : Bob Clark   Production Company : Canadian Film Development Corp., Famous Players, Highlight  Region : LONDON M-N

Sherlock Holmes investigates the murders committed by Jack the Ripper and discovers a conspiracy to protect the killer.

Screen shots and uncredited 'now' images uploaded by Phil Wilkinson

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Murder by Decree - The Royal Opera House in London where Sherlock Holmes and Dr. John Watson attend in the presence of the Prince of Wales.
Murder by Decree

murde001. The Royal Opera House in London where Sherlock Holmes and Dr. John Watson attend in the presence of the Prince of Wales.

murde001n. The Royal Academy of Arts, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London W1. The location was also seen in 'Nobody Runs Forever'.
(Modern Photo Added: 13-01-2013)

Murder by Decree - Dr. John H. Watson (James Mason) and Sherlock Holmes (Christopher Plummer) leave The Royal Opera House as the latest murder is announced.
Murder by Decree

murde002. Dr. John H. Watson (James Mason) and Sherlock Holmes (Christopher Plummer) leave The Royal Opera House as the latest murder is announced.

murde002n. The same location now. Burlington House, Piccadilly W1.
(Modern Photo Added: 13-01-2013)

Murder by Decree - Holmes and Watson ride home in an open carriage. The Royal Academy of Arts off Piccadilly in W1.
Murder by Decree

murde003. Holmes and Watson ride home in an open carriage. The Royal Academy of Arts off Piccadilly in W1.

murde003n. The north-west corner. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 27-04-2013)

Murder by Decree - The carriage approaches 221B Baker Street, home of Holmes and Watson. Barton Street in London SW1.
Murder by Decree

murde004. The carriage approaches 221B Baker Street, home of Holmes and Watson. Barton Street in London SW1.

murde004n. An old fave: SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 23-01-2013)

Murder by Decree - After the pair get out of the carriage they become aware of strangers nearby. Barton Street, London.
Murder by Decree

murde005. After the pair get out of the carriage they become aware of strangers nearby. Barton Street, London.

murde005n. No 2's door is still blue. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 23-01-2013)

Murder by Decree - Makins (Ron Pember) approaches 221B Baker Street to ask for Holmes' help in catching the murderer. Facing south on Barton Street SW1.
Murder by Decree

murde006. Makins (Ron Pember) approaches 221B Baker Street to ask for Holmes' help in catching the murderer. Facing south on Barton Street SW1.

murde006n. Also seen in Without a Clue, another Holmes pic. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 23-01-2013)

Murder by Decree - Inspector Lestrade (Frank Finlay) and Inspector Foxborough (David Hemmings) discuss the latest 'Ripper' murder with Holmes and Watson. A studio set included for sake of completeness.
Murder by Decree

murde007. Inspector Lestrade (Frank Finlay) and Inspector Foxborough (David Hemmings) discuss the latest 'Ripper' murder with Holmes and Watson. A studio set included for sake of completeness.

Murder by Decree - Holmes and Watson visit the home of medium Robert Lees. The Elms, Duck's Walk, Twickenham.
Murder by Decree

murde008. Holmes and Watson visit the home of medium Robert Lees. The Elms, Duck's Walk, Twickenham.

murde008n. Ian Hedgcock provides this image of the same house, a bit brighter now.
(Modern Photo Added: 18-08-2015)

Murder by Decree - Lees describes coming into contact with Sir Thomas Spivey. A matted shot looking south westward from Park Row in The Royal Naval College, Greenwich, London SE10.
Murder by Decree

murde009. Lees describes coming into contact with Sir Thomas Spivey. A matted shot looking south westward from Park Row in The Royal Naval College, Greenwich, London SE10.

murde009n. Clever one. Two domes removed and another added as well as a bit of a clean. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 12-08-2015)

Murder by Decree - Robert Lees (Donald Sutherland) tells how he followed Spivey through the streets. The Royal Naval College.
Murder by Decree

murde010. Robert Lees (Donald Sutherland) tells how he followed Spivey through the streets. The Royal Naval College.

murde010n. Looking at Admiralty House, King Charles Court with Queen Anne Court in the foreground. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 12-08-2015)

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