Contending with his partner's new fiancée and the dimwitted head of Scotland Yard, the dauntless detective must unravel the clues that will lead him into a twisted web of murder, deceit, and black magic - and the deadly embrace of temptress Irene Adler. Also love the streaming old time radio… so cool. Red herrings abound as Holmes, aided by Dr. Sherlock Holmes was always a modern man - its the world that got old. Another engaging sleuth fest from the Universal series starring the indomitable duo, Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce.
Thanks again, and keep it up! A woman in distress Ida Lupino visits the master detective to reveal her fears of being murdered. Contending with his partner's new fiancée and the dimwitted head of Scotland Yard, the dauntless detective must unravel the clues that will lead him into a twisted web of murder, deceit, and black magic - and the deadly embrace of temptress Irene Adler. It is also used sarcastically to mean someone who states the obvious. Sir Reginald Bailey Mary Gordon. Watson can close yet another successful case. It is a series of Amazon Prime Videos based on Crime, Drama, and Mystery.
These were followed by a series of 12 films and a cameo appearance in the 1943 comedy Crazy House produced by Universal from 1942 to 1946, set in the present and frequently pitting Holmes against Nazi agents. The trail leads to a society of hypnotists and a mysterious, glamorous woman. Hudson Well, I do not think about Holmes´ age in the 1940s, that the story has nothing to do with the Conan Doyle stories. But when Blackwood mysteriously returns from the grave and resumes his killing spree, Holmes must take up the hunt once again. He summons Holmes for help.
Cause I believe in supporting what I enjoy! Believing the diamond will be stolen on a train trip from London to Edinburgh, Holmes deftly switches diamonds with Lady Margaret while in her compartment. S — Reginald Owen In London, a secret society led by lawyer Thaddeus Merrydew collects the assets of any of its deceased members and divides them among the remaining members. Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. When Captain Pyke is shot, Holmes keys in on his mysterious Chinese widow as well as the shady Merrydew. I was in the 5th grade living in So. Co-created by Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss, Sherlock is back as he should be: edgy, contemporary, difficult and dangerous.
Watson and Inspector Lestrade, discover the murderer's hiding place and deduce that long-time foe Moriarty's henchman Colonel Sebastian Moran is somehow involved in the crime. Would love to hear those again too. But when Blackwood mysteriously returns from the grave and resumes his killing spree, Holmes must take up the hunt once again. As well as his film performances, Rathbone has played Holmes in 219 radio performances, on television and on the stage. The word Sherlock has since entered the English language as to mean someone who is both highly intelligent and observant.
Watson; two are narrated by Holmes himself, and two others are written in the third person. They find that a group of coalminers, called The Scowlers, are caught up in the mystery, along with the treacherous Professor Moriarty Lyn Harding. Some are a little better than others, but you can't go wrong with any of these highly entertaining detective yarns. Watson Nigel Bruce comes along for the observations he can offer while the two chase Moriarty around gaslight London of 1890. Other members keep dying--Malcom Dearing first, then Mr.
As the most diabolical and clever criminal in the annals of crime, Moriarty knows Holmes is more than a match and seems to relish having their battle. Sherlock Holmes is approached by member James Murphy's widow, who is miffed at being left penniless by her husband. Soon after, Roland is murdered and the fake diamond is stolen. He is assisted, of course, by the always loyal Dr. Sherlock can tell a software designer by his tie or an airline pilot by his thumb, he has a unique analytical brain unlike anyone else in the world and has found the best way to stave off boredom is by solving crimes. This is more of a comedy. It is really a well written detective plot.
However, when the woman is kidnapped, Holmes and Watson must penetrate the city's criminal underworld to find her. Now he's got to find Professor Moriarty and the horse Silver Blaze before the great cup final horse race. It may be a crime with a motive of personal mischief toward Holmes rather than actual malice toward society. When Rathbone finally departed the role before the 1947 season, Tom Conway played Sherlock Holmes opposite Nigel Bruce for one season. Watson and the continuously confused Inspector Lestrade Dennis Hoey.