The legendary Sherlock Holmes must apply his keen ear for music to help solve this thrilling case. A trio of music boxes contains the hidden secret to vast riches, and a group of criminals is willing to kill for them. When the first of these victims is a friend of Dr. Watson, Holmes is on the case. The last of Basil Rathbone's portrayals of the iconic Sherlock Holmes, and certainly one of the best. The amazing colorization, created with a new cutting-edge digital process, breathes new life into this already excellent film. Also included is the original black-and-white version, now beautifully restored. This is the definitive DVD edition of Prelude to Murder.