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The Hound of the Baskervilles (1972)

Sherlock Holmes and his assistant, Dr. Watson, try to solve the murder of the heir to the Baskerville fortune.

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Barry Crane
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Stewart Granger ... Sherlock Holmes
Bernard Fox ... Dr. Watson
William Shatner ... George Stapleton
Anthony Zerbe ... Dr. John Mortimer
Sally Ann Howes ... Laura Frankland
Jane Merrow ... Beryl Stapleton
Kenny Ireland Kenny Ireland ... Sir Henry Baskerville (as Ian Ireland)
John Williams ... Arthur Frankland
Alan Caillou ... Inspector Lestrade
Brendan Dillon ... Barrymore
Arline Anderson Arline Anderson ... Eliza Barrymore
Liam Dunn ... Messenger
Michael St. Clair Michael St. Clair ... Constable
Barry Bernard Barry Bernard ... Manager
Constance Cavendish Constance Cavendish ... Eel Monger
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Sherlock Holmes and his assistant, Dr. Watson, try to solve the murder of the heir to the Baskerville fortune.

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Crime | Horror | Mystery

Certificate:

TV-PG | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 February 1972 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Sherlock Holmes: The Hound of the Baskervilles See more »

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Production Co:

Universal Television See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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This film was intended as a part of a revolving series of detectives, including Nick Carter starring Robert Conrad but poor ratings stopped that. See more »

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Version of The Hound of the Baskervilles (2002) See more »

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Hounds of the Baskerville, 1972
28 May 2006 | by ilania_aSee all my reviews

I beg to differ. This production was by far the best of the films made of this story. I did not laugh at all. In fact I would like to own a VHS or a DVD of this film, if possible!

I loved all the movies featuring Stewart Granger, he was a captivating star! I also liked the actor Ian Ireland, who played Sir Henry. The photography was very good and the film created an ambiance/mood befitting this mystery.

Despite the fact that it has been many years since I have seen it and I am not really able to point out specific details, I can safely say that this was an entertaining movie.


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