The Mystery of Sherlock Holmes DVD
Starring Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, George Zucco, Ida Lupino, Alan Marshall, Terry Kilburn, Hillary Brooke, Henry Daniell, Paul Cavanagh, Eve Amber, Matthew Boulton, Tom Bryson, Harold de Becker, Mary Gordon, Tommy Hughes, Olaf Hytten
Directed by Alfred L. Werker
Documentary tracing the origins of Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes, arguably the most famous literary detective in history.
The programme explores the crimes, people and events that inspired Sir Arthur Conan Doyle to create the man who became the precursor of modern crime scene forensic investigators, and also looks at the many novels, films, plays and merchandise that the persona of Sherlock Holmes has accumulated over the years.
Also included are three remastered films starring Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce: 'Dressed To Kill' (1946), 'The Woman In Green' (1945) and 'Terror By Night' (1946).
- Format: DVD
- Region: 2
- Certification: (Ex)
- EAN: 0814618013976
- Catalogue number: HVMSH668
- Studio: Quantum Leap
- Release date: 17/05/2010
- Genre: Documentaries & Biographies
- Colour: Colour