The Crucifer of Blood
Top Links
trailers and videosfull cast and crewtriviaofficial sitesmemorable quotes
main detailscombined detailsfull cast and crewcompany credits
Awards & Reviews
user reviewsexternal reviewsawardsuser ratingsparents guidemessage board
Plot & Quotes
plot summarysynopsisplot keywordsmemorable quotes
Did You Know?
triviagoofssoundtrack listingcrazy creditsalternate versionsmovie connectionsFAQ
Other Info
box office/businessrelease datesfilming locationstechnical specsliterature listingsNewsDesk
taglines trailers and videos posters photo gallery
External Links
showtimesofficial sitesmiscellaneousphotographssound clipsvideo clips

Connect with IMDb

2011 | 2010

1 item from 2010

'The Crucifer of Blood' is Indubitably Average Sherlock Holmes

26 July 2010 11:47 PM, PDT | CinemaSpy | See recent CinemaSpy news »

This made-for-tv 1991 film was issued by Warner Home Video to cash in on the Blu-ray/DVD release of Sherlock Holmes, Guy Ritchie's recent big budget reworking of Conan Doyle's great detective. Based on a play of the same name by Paul Giovanni, The Crucifer of Blood starts off as a reasonable adaption of Conan Doyle's 'The Sign of the Four'. It soon devolves, however, into a tedious mish-mash of elements from different Holmes stories.

Like the original story, the plot takes, as its starting point, a murder at the gates of the Fort of Agra during the mutiny in British colonial India. Among the murderers is a British soldier who is embroiled in the plot by locals with the promise that they will share with him the treasure the victim is transporting. Things become complicated when the plot is discovered by two British officers. These jolly chaps »

Permalink | Report a problem

2011 | 2010

1 item from 2010, Inc. takes no responsibility for the content or accuracy of the above news articles, Tweets, or blog posts. This content is published for the entertainment of our users only. The news articles, Tweets, and blog posts do not represent IMDb's opinions nor can we guarantee that the reporting therein is completely factual. Please visit the source responsible for the item in question to report any concerns you may have regarding content or accuracy.

See our NewsDesk partners