Title: The Woman in Green Summary: Sherlock Holmes investigates when young women around London turn up murdered, each with a finger severed off. Scotland Yard suspects a madman, but Holmes believes the killings to be part of a diabolical plot. Directed by: Roy William Neill Actors: Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Hillary Brooke Production Company: Universal Pictures Release Date: 27 July 1945 (USA) Aspect Ratio: 1.37 : 1
Holmes and Watson investigate a series of bizarre and apparently unconnected murders, and the death of a possible suspect. The trail leads to a society of hypnotists and a mysterious, glamorous woman. The fiendish Dr James Moriarty, though reported hanged in Montevideo, is suspected of being involved.