The Ripper (1997)

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Movie Info

Janet Meyers directed this TV movie about the search for Jack the Ripper in London of 1888. As Inspector Hansen (Patrick Bergin) searches for the murderer of East End prostitutes, his suspicions focus on Prince Albert Victor (Samuel West), eldest son of the Prince of Wales and Queen Victoria's grandson. Filmed in Melbourne, Australia, this drama premiered December 6, 1997 on the Starz! channel.
Rating:
R
Genre:
Horror , Mystery & Suspense
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Studio:
Michael R. Joyce Productions

Cast

Gabrielle Anwar
as Florry Lewis
Michael York
as Sir Charles Warren
Patrick Bergin
as Inspector Jim Hansen
Samuel West
as Prince Edward
Essie Davis
as Evelyn Bookman
Kevin Miles (II)
as Sir William Frazier
Olivia Hamnett
as Lady Margaret
Frank Whitten
as Dr. Pearce
John Gregg
as Dr. William Gull
Andrew Shortell
as Police Photographer
Adam Couper
as Sgt. Tommy Bell
Karen Davitt
as Mary Kelly
Colin Duckworth
as Majo-Domo
Lisle Jones
as Thomas Delancey
Damien Pree
as Off. Peters
Michael Fry
as Captain
Denzil Howson
as Doorman
Tim Wood
as Prince's Valet
Stephen Sheehan
as Policeman
Sally-Anne Upton
as Bartender
Anthony Morton
as Cartman
Richie Akers
as Small Man
David Clisby
as Big Man
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Critic Reviews for The Ripper

All Critics (3)

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November 7, 2005
Times (UK)

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August 12, 2005
EmanuelLevy.Com

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Full Review… | March 17, 2003
eFilmCritic.com

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December 31, 1999
Apollo Guide

Audience Reviews for The Ripper

½

Not too bad, but awfully slow moving at times. The pacing is just too slow. The cast does a good job. nice costumes and decent period detail. It lacks spark, it needs more energy and excitment.

James Higgins
James Higgins

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