The Spider Woman

The Spider Woman is a 1944 film directed by Roy William Neill. It is the seventh film to star Basil Rathbone as Sherlock Holmes and Nigel Bruce as Dr John Watson.


Sherlock Holmes investigates a series of so-called "pajama suicides". He knows the female villain behind them is as cunning as Moriarty and as venomous as a spider.


  • Basil Rathbone as Sherlock Holmes
  • Nigel Bruce as Dr. John Watson
  • Gale Sondergaard as Adrea Spedding
  • Vernon Downing as Norman Locke
  • Dennis Hoey as Inspector Lestrade
  • Alec Craig as Radlik
  • Arthur Hohl as Adam Gilflower
  • Mary Gordon as Mrs Hudson
  • Teddy Infuhr as Larry
  • Angelo Rossitto as The Pygmy

External links

Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.