Terror by Night Overview:

Terror by Night (1946) was a Mystery - Thriller/Suspense Film directed by Roy William Neill and produced by Roy William Neill and Howard Benedict.

BlogHub Articles:

Holmes on a Train in "Terror By Night"

By Rick29 on Oct 5, 2017 From Classic Film & TV Cafe

Basil Rathbone as Sherlock Holmes. There are better entries in the Basil Rathbone-Nigel Bruce Sherlock Holmes film series. In fact, when I ranked all twelve films from best to worst in 2009, Terror By Night came in #6--and, after viewing it again recently, that still feels right. But it has one thi... Read full article


Holmes on a Train in "Terror By Night"

By Rick29 on Oct 5, 2017 From Classic Film & TV Cafe

Basil Rathbone as Sherlock Holmes. There are better entries in the Basil Rathbone-Nigel Bruce Sherlock Holmes film series. In fact, when I ranked all twelve films from best to worst in 2009, Terror By Night came in #6--and, after viewing it again recently, that still feels right. But it has one thi... Read full article


See all Terror by Night articles

Quotes from

Lady Margaret Carstairs: I shall report you both to Scotland Yard.
Inspector Lestrade: ...But I *am* Scotland Yard.


Sherlock Holmes: Thank you, Lady Margaret. We'll be as unobtrusive as possible.
Lady Margaret Carstairs: That would be a novelty from a policeman.


[Sherlock watches from the train corridor as Prof. Kilbane throws Dr. Watson from his compartment]
Sherlock Holmes: Did you discover anything, Watson?
Dr. John H. Watson: Yes. He's a very suspicious character. He tried to put me off the scent.
Sherlock Holmes: From the little I heard, he seemed reasonably successful.


read more quotes from Terror by Night...

Facts about

C. Aubrey Smith appeared as an elderly gentlemen sitting on a train platform approximately 49 minutes into the film.
One of several titles in the Sherlock Holmes series whose original copyrights were apparently not renewed and have thereby fallen into public domain; as a result, seriously inferior copies are presently being offered by a number of VHS and DVD dealers who do not have access to original studio masters.
The thirteenth of fourteen films based on Arthur Conan Doyle's fictional consulting detective Sherlock Holmes starring Basil Rathbone as Sherlock Holmes and Nigel Bruce as Doctor Watson.
read more facts about Terror by Night...
Share this page:
Visit the Classic Movie Hub Blog CMH
Also directed by Roy William Neill




More about Roy William Neill >>
Also produced by Roy William Neill




More about Roy William Neill >>
Also released in 1946




See All 1946 films >>
More "Jewels" films



See All "Jewels" films >>
More "Detectives" films



See All "Detectives" films >>
More "Book-Based" films



See All "Book-Based" films >>