Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson solve the mysteries of the devil's foot, Silver Blaze, Wisteria Lodge and the Bruce-Partington Plans.

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 Sherlock Holmes (11 episodes, 1986-1988)
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 Mrs Hudson (6 episodes, 1986-1988)
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Dr. Watson, finds a mystery in an empty house, while Holmes and he later solve the mysteries of an abbey grange, the Musgrave ritual, a second stain, a man with a twisted lip, the priory school, and a half-dozen plaster busts of Bonaparte. Written by Kathy Li

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Edward Hardwicke who played Dr. John Watson was the son of the acclaimed British actor Sir Cedric Hardwicke. In the 1950s US TV series "The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes" the part of Holmes was played by Ronald Howard, the son of another famous British actor, Leslie Howard. See more »

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Followed by The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes (1991) See more »

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Superb
13 August 2001 | by (Ann Arbor, Michigan) – See all my reviews

The Return of Sherlock Holmes continues the excellence of the original series. Jeremy Brett (Jeremy Huggins) is quite clearly the best Sherlock ever. These films are superbly done, the acting is uniformly excellent, and what I enjoy most of all is the meticulous attention to detail in all of these productions. They all have the feeling of the 1890's, I feel like I am transported back in time. I have purchased or recorded all of these videos, and and have viewed them regularly over the past 15 years. They are so well done, one never gets tired of seeing them. If you are a fan of Conan Doyle or if you are just looking for fine entertainment, you can't miss with these films.


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