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Queen of Blood (1966)

An alien spacecraft sends a distress call to Earth moments before crash landing on Mars.  Since it’s 1990 and the United States has a cadre of rockets at the ready for such an emergency, we send one up to see what all the fuss is about.  147 more words

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Film review: Dressed to Kill (1946)

Director: Roy William Neill. Writers: Leonard Lee, Frank Gruber, based on the characters by Arthur Conan Doyle. Starring: Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Patricia Morison, Harry Cording, Edmund Breon, Holmes Herbert, Frederick Worlock, Ian Wolfe, Mary Gordon, Olaf Hytten. 485 more words

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Film review: Terror by Night (1946)

Director: Roy William Neill. Writer: Frank Gruber, based on the characters by Arthur Conan Doyle. Starring: Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Alan Mowbray, Dennis Hoey, Renee Godfrey, Frederick Worlock, Mary Forbes, Skelton Knaggs, Billy Bevan, Harry Cording. 529 more words

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Film review: Pursuit to Algiers (1945)

Director: Roy William Neill. Writer: Leonard Lee, based on the characters by Arthur Conan Doyle. Starring: Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Marjorie Riordan, Leslie Vincent, Rex Evans, Martin Kosleck, Rosalind Ivan, Gerald Hamer, Frederick Worlock. 557 more words

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Film review: The Woman in Green (1945)

Director: Roy William Neill. Writer: Bertram Millhauser, based on the characters by Arthur Conan Doyle. Starring: Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Henry Daniell, Hillary Brooke, Paul Cavanagh, Matthew Boulton, Frederick Worlock, Percival Vivian. 657 more words

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Film review: The House of Fear (1945)

Director: Roy William Neill. Writer: Roy Chanslor, loosely based on the short story “The Five Orange Pips” by Arthur Conan Doyle. Starring: Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Dennis Hoey, Paul Cavanagh, Harry Cording, Holmes Herbert, Aubrey Mather, Sally Shepherd. 518 more words

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In the Shadow of Rathbone: Peter Cushing in The Hound of the Baskervilles

Last weekend, I introduced my plan to review Sherlock Holmes films released after the fourteen movies staring Basil Rathbone. Dressed to Kill, the last of the Rathbone series, was released in 1946. 793 more words

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