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65 Ratings

Murder by Decree

Directed by Bob Clark
United Kingdom, Canada, 1979
Crime, Mystery


Sherlock Holmes investigates London’s most infamous case, Jack the Ripper. As he investigates, he finds that the Ripper has friends in high places.

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Murder by Decree Directed by Bob Clark

Awards & Festivals

National Society of Film Critics Awards

1980 | Nominee: Best Supporting Actor

Edgar Allan Poe Awards

1980 | Nominee: Best Motion Picture

Genie Awards

1980 | 5 wins including: Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role

1980 | 3 nominations including: Best Achievement in Cinematography

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