Pursuit to Algiers

From The Arthur Conan Doyle Encyclopedia
Pursuit to Algiers (1945)

Pursuit to Algiers is an American movie released on 26 october 1945, produced by Universal Pictures, starring Basil Rathbone as Sherlock Holmes and Nigel Bruce as Dr. Watson. 65 min. This is the 12th sherlockian movie in the Rathbone series.

Holmes and Watson on a transatlantic ocean liner escorting Nikolas, heir to a foreign throne. Also on board are a number of assassins, plotting against their sovereign.

Other titles: Mission à Alger (France)

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  • Clergyman : Wilson Benge
  • Johansson : Sven Hugo Borg
  • Ship Passenger : Ernst Brengt
  • Aide : James Carlisle
  • Steward' : Ashley Cowan
  • Anton Petzval : James Craven
  • Aide : Sayre Dearing
  • Matthias Cherney : Tom Dillon
  • Marin : John Dutra
  • Man with Newspaper : Alan Edmiston
  • Ravez : Gregory Gaye
  • Stinson : Olaf Hytten
  • Floozie : Dorothy Kellogg
  • Reginald Dene : George Leigh
  • Ship Passenger : Joseph Marievsky