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Secret Identity of Jack the Ripper, The (UK)

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TV documentary 100 years on
Certificate: 18
Running Time: 80 mins
Retail Price: £15.99
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To coincide with the 100th anniversary of the Jack The Ripper killings, a respected team of world-renowned forensic scientists, criminologists and Ripper-ologists (including forensic pathologist Dr. William Eckert, the Curator of Scotland Yard`s Black Museum, William Waddell, FBI Special Agents Roy Hazelwood and John Douglas, Queen`s Counsel Ann Mallalieu, Donald Rumbelow and Martin Fido) were gathered together for a live, news-making television event with one purpose: to uncover The Secret Identity of Jack The Ripper.

Presented by Peter Ustinov, this documentary employs state-of-the-art methods of criminal analysis developed by the F.B.I., constructs vivid re-enactments of the crimes, and presents profiles of each of the prime suspects as the experts attempt to positively identify Jack the Ripper.

Special Features:
`Stalking The Ripper` feature looking at the suspects, the victims, the clues, the F.B.I. profile and letters from Jack the Ripper
Production stills gallery

Video Tracks:
Standard 1.33:1

Audio Tracks:
Dolby Digital Stereo 2.0 English

Peter Ustinov
Jan Leeming

John Cosgrove


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