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The Case of Lady Beryl

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The Case of Lady Beryl (1954)

The Case of Lady Beryl is the 2nd episode of the 1954-1955 TV series Sherlock Holmes starring Ronald Howard as Sherlock Holmes and Howard Marion-Crawford as Dr. Watson. Aired on 25 october 1954 on MPTV (USA). Black & White. 26 min.

Full episode




  • Director : Jack Gage
  • Producer : Sheldon Reynolds
  • Associate Producer : Nicole Milinaire
  • Screenplay : Sheldon Reynolds
  • Cinematography : Raymond Clunie
  • Production Manager : Sacha Kamenka
  • Film Editor : George Gale
  • Music : Paul Durand
  • Set Designer : Raymond Druart
  • Sound Equipment : Poste Parisien
  • Engineer : Tony Leenhardt

Plot summary (spoiler)

Mr. Oberstein is found dead in the working room of Lord Beryl. Lady Beryl confesses the crime but Holmes proves that she lies to protect someone. Holmes goes on the crime scene and finds the real murderer which was Ross, the Lord's secretary. Lady Beryl lied as she was thinking the gun was belonging to his husband.


  • France : Le Sacrifice de Lady Beryl
  • Germany : Der Fall der Lady Beryl