Sherlock Holmes i Livsfare
(Sherlock Holmes Risks His Life)
Also known as Sherlock Holmes and Sherlock Holmes Capturing Moriarty in the USA : [Sherlock Holmes I], [Sherlock Holmes Captures Moriarty], [Sherlock Holmes in Deathly Danger], [Sherlock Holmes in Deadly Danger]
B&W : 348 metres / 1141 feet
Directed by Viggo Larsen
Cast: Forrest Holger-Madsen [Sherlock Holmes], Viggo Larsen, [?] Alwin Neuss?, Mr. Brandt, Mr. Dethleff, Elith Plio
Nordisk Films Kompagni production; distributed by Nordisk Film Kompagni. / Produced by Ole Olsen. Scenario by Viggo Larsen, from the Sherlock Holmes stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. / Premiered 20 November 1908 at Olsen’s Biograph Theatre in Copenhagen, Denmark. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.33:1 format. / The first Nordisk Holmes film. The film was released in the USA by Great Northern Film Company in December 1908.
Survival status: The film is presumed lost.
Current rights holder: (unknown)
Keywords: Authors: Arthur Conan Doyle (1859-1930) - Characters: Sherlock Holmes - Law: Enforcement: Police: Detectives
Listing updated: 23 June 2009.
References: Everson-Detective p. 5; Mottram-Danish pp. 38-39; Pohle-Holmes pp. 30-32.