The master sleuth must deal with the menace of Charles Augustus Milverton, an art dealer who has a profitable sideline as a blackmailer with much of London's high society in his grip. Unfortunately, he is no amateur at his line of work and Holmes must use all his cunning and skill in some risky operations to foil this criminal.
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Did You Know?
Gwen Ffrangcon Davies
, who played the Dowager, was 100 years old when this was filmed in 1991. She died the same month it premiered, having turned 101. See more
The opening credits state that the story is "based on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's 'Charles Augustas Milverton'". This is a misprint for "Augustus". See more
Lady Diana Swinstead
On my knees, I beg you... I implore you to show mercy.
Charles Augustus Milverton
I'm not in the business of mercy, madam.
Version of Sherlock: His Last Vow
Three Little Maids From School Are We
Music by Arthur Sullivan
Lyrics by W.S. Gilbert
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