A Study in Terror

Thriller in which Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes leads the manhunt for Jack the Ripper in the East End of the 1880s. Whitechapel is terrorised after the murder of three prostitutes, and Holmes is set on the trail of the killer when he receives a parcel of surgical instruments - with a scalpel missing.


  • 2008-08-25 00:50:00 - 2008-08-25 02:20:00 on BBC Two England, BBC Two Northern Ireland Analogue, BBC Two Wales Analogue, BBC Two Scotland, BBC Two Northern Ireland, BBC Two Wales,


  • Actor Robert Morley
  • Director James Hill
  • Actor John Neville
  • Actor Donald Houston
  • Actor John Fraser
  • Actor Anthony Quayle
  • Inspector Lestrade Frank Finlay
  • Sally Judi Dench
  • Annie Chapman Barbara Windsor
  • Angela Adrienne Corri