Sherlock Holmes and the Spider Woman Poster

Release Date: 1944

DVD Release Date: November 25th, 2003

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 3 min

Plot Summary
A flurry of unexplained suicides has recently occurred among the wealthy elite of London high society. Intrepid sleuth Sherlock Holmes (Basil Rathbone) believes the perpetrator is cunning seductress Adrea Spedding (Gale Sondergaard), a woman who perpetually haunts London's gambling halls in search of her unlucky prey. Now Holmes, with help from his steadfast assistant, Dr. Watson (Nigel Bruce), must draw Spedding out by playing the role of her next victim.

Cast: Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Gale Sondergaard, Dennis Hoey, Mary Gordon, Arthur Hohl, Alec Craig, Vernon Downing

Director: Roy Neill

Genres: Mystery

Keywords: House, Suspenseful, Pursuit, Mystery, London, Murder, Engaging