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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

  • 1984
  • Season 1
  • 7 episodes
  • Drama

Summary

This highly detailed series recreates the adventures of Conan Doyle's Victorian detective in painstaking detail, sometimes to the extent of recreating the illustrations which accompanied the original story publication in "Strand" magazine during the late 19th century. Seven of the Holmes short stories are adapted in this series.

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Episode 6: The Speckled Band

Summary

A woman hires Holmes and Watson to investigate the strange death of her sister, whose enigmatic final words seemingly hold the key to the case. Period drama, starring Jeremy Brett and David Burke.

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Cast

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Sherlock HolmesJeremy Brett
Dr WatsonDavid Burke
Dr Grimesby RoylottJeremy Kemp
Helen StonerRosalyn Landor
Julia StonerDenise Armon
ThorneTimothy Condren
DriverJohn Gill
Percy ArmitageStephen Mallatratt
Mrs HudsonRosalie Williams

Crew

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DirectorJohn Bruce
WriterJeremy Paul

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