The Scarlet Claw

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When a gentlewoman is found dead with her throat torn out, the villagers blame a supernatural monster, but Sherlock Holmes, who gets drawn into the case from nearby Quebec, suspects a human murderer.
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When a gentlewoman is found dead with her throat torn out, the villagers blame a supernatural monster, but Sherlock Holmes, who gets drawn into the case from nearby Quebec, suspects a human murderer.

Original Release

05/18/1944

US Release

05/18/1944

Cast

Basil Rathbone Sherlock Holmes
Nigel Bruce Doctor Watson / Dr. Watson
Gerald Hamer Potts, Tanner, Ramson / Potts / Tanner / Ramson
Paul Cavanagh Lord Penrose
Arthur Hohl Emile Journet
Miles Mander Judge Brisson
Kay Harding Marie Journet
David Clyde Sgt. Thompson / Police Sergeant Thompson
Ian Wolfe Drake
Victoria Horne Nora
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Roy William Neill

Writers

Roy William Neill, Edmund L. Hartmann, Paul Gangelin, Brenda Weisberg, Arthur Conan Doyle

Cast

Basil Rathbone Sherlock Holmes
Nigel Bruce Doctor Watson / Dr. Watson
Gerald Hamer Potts, Tanner, Ramson / Potts / Tanner / Ramson
Paul Cavanagh Lord Penrose
Arthur Hohl Emile Journet
Miles Mander Judge Brisson
Kay Harding Marie Journet
David Clyde Sgt. Thompson / Police Sergeant Thompson
Ian Wolfe Drake
Victoria Horne Nora
George Kirby Father Pierre
Harry Allen Bill Taylor
Gertrude Astor Lady Lillian Gentry Penrose
Frank Austin Villager in Pub with Dr. Watson
Brandon Beach Member of Royal Canadian Occult Society
Ted Billings Villager in Pub
Bob Burns Villager
Horace B. Carpenter Villager in Pub
Bill Cartledge Hotel Bellhop
William Desmond Member of Royal Canadian Occult Society

Producers

Howard Benedict Executive Producer
Roy William Neill Producer

Editors

Paul Landres

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