Sherlock Holmes in Pursuit To Algiers
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Sherlock Holmes in Pursuit To Algiers
Taking place almost exclusively on a transatlantic ocean liner, this easygoing Sherlock Holmes entry finds Holmes (Basil Rathbone) and Watson (Nigel Bruce) escorting Far Eastern regent Nikolas (Leslie Vincent) on a diplomatic mission. A group of assassins have targeted Nikolas for extermination, and they're not averse to knocking off Holmes and Watson to achieve their goals. In the end, it seems as though the villains have gained the upper hand -- but that's before the cagey Holmes reveals the film's biggest surprise (which, for a change, really is a surprise). Throughout Pursuit… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Though the plot-line was stale and this is one of the poorer ones in the series, the Rathbone-Bruce team are always good enough to make things entertaining."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"The film is marred by glacial pacing, its own silly premise, and a snowballing series of absurdities."
‑ Michael W. Phillips, Jr., Goatdog's Movies
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