The Pearl of Death Overview:

The Pearl of Death (1944) was a Crime - Drama Film directed by Roy William Neill and produced by Roy William Neill.

BlogHub Articles:

No article for The Pearl of Death at this time. Submit yours here.

Quotes from

Sherlock Holmes: This man pervades Europe like a plague, yet no one has heard of him. That's what puts him on the pinnacle in the records of crime. In his whole diabolical career, the police have never been able to pin anything on him. And yet, if there be a crime without a motive, I'll show you Giles Conover! If I could free society of this sinister creature, I should feel my own career had reached it's summit.


Sherlock Holmes: [to Watson] My dear chap, I really must caution you against hitting newspaper reporters in the teeth...


Sherlock Holmes: I don't like the smell of you - an underground smell, the sick sweetness of decay. You haven't robbed and killed merely for the game like any ordinary halfway decent thug. No, you're in love with cruelty for it's own sake.


read more quotes from The Pearl of Death...

Facts about

The ninth 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.
References Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's original Sherlock Holmes story, 'The Adventure of the Six Napoleons'.
One of the first modern-day Sherlock Holmes films starring Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce which did not feature Nazis or Nazi sympathizers as villains, and which made no reference to them.
read more facts about The Pearl of Death...
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 1944




See All 1944 films >>
More "Detectives" films



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



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



See All "Jewels" films >>