Most Voted Titles With Basil Rathbone

1. The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)
102 min | Action, Adventure, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  
Metascore: 97/100 (5 reviews)

When Prince John and the Norman Lords begin oppressing the Saxon masses in King Richard's absence, a Saxon lord fights back as the outlaw leader of a rebel guerrilla army.

 33,941
2. Captain Blood (1935)
119 min | Action, Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

An enslaved doctor and his comrades in chains escape and become pirates of the Robin Hood variety.

 8,242
3. The Court Jester (1955)
101 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

A hapless carnival performer masquerades as the court jester as part of a plot against an evil ruler who has overthrown the rightful king.

 7,972
4. The Mark of Zorro (1940)
94 min | Action, Adventure, Romance, Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A young aristocrat must masquerade as a fop in order to maintain his secret identity of Zorro as he restores justice to early California.

 6,410
5. The Hound of the Baskervilles (1939)
80 min | Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson investigate the legend of a supernatural hound, a beast that may be stalking a young heir on the fog-shrouded moorland that makes up his estate.

 6,140
6. The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad (1949)
68 min | Animation, Family, Fantasy, Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Two animated adaptions of "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" and "The Wind in the Willows."

 6,125
7. We're No Angels (1955)
106 min | Comedy, Crime, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Three Devil's Island escapees hide out in the home of a kindly merchant and repay his kindness by helping him and his family out of several crises.

 5,052
8. Son of Frankenstein (1939)
99 min | Sci-Fi, Horror, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

One of the sons of Frankenstein finds his father's monster in a coma and revives him, only to find out he is controlled by Ygor who is bent on revenge.

 4,985
9. The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1939)
85 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

The master sleuth hunts his archenemy, Professor Moriarty, who is planning the crime of the century.

 4,071
10. Tales of Terror (1962)
89 min | Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Three tales of terror involve a grieving widower and the daughter he abandoned; a drunkard and his wife's black cat; and a hypnotist who prolongs the moment of a man's death.

 3,475
11. A Tale of Two Cities (1935)
128 min | Drama, History, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

A pair of lookalikes, one a former French aristocrat and the other an alcoholic English lawyer, fall in love with the same woman amongst the turmoil of the French Revolution.

 3,386
12. Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon (1942)
68 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson must protect a Swiss inventor of an advanced bomb sight from falling into German hands.

 3,334
13. Dressed to Kill (1946)
76 min | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Sherlock Holmes sets out to discover why a trio of murderous villains, including a dangerously attractive female, are desperate to obtain three unassuming and inexpensive little music boxes.

 3,270
14. Terror by Night (1946)
60 min | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

When the fabled Star of Rhodesia diamond is stolen on a London to Edinburgh train and the son of its owner is murdered, Sherlock Holmes must discover which of his suspicious fellow passengers is responsible.

 3,180
15. Anna Karenina (1935)
95 min | Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

The married Anna Karenina falls in love with Count Vronsky despite her husband's refusal to grant a divorce, and both must contend with the social repercussions.

 3,168
16. The Woman in Green (1945)
68 min | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Sherlock Holmes investigates when young women around London turn up murdered, each with a finger severed off. Scotland Yard suspects a madman, but Holmes believes the killings to be part of a diabolical plot.

 3,167
17. The Scarlet Claw (1944)
74 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

When a gentlewoman is found dead with her throat torn out, the villagers blame a supernatural monster, but Sherlock Holmes, who gets drawn into the case from nearby Quebec, suspects a human murderer.

 2,896
18. The House of Fear (1945)
69 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Sherlock Holmes investigates a series of deaths at a castle with each foretold by the delivery of orange pips to the victims.

 2,634
19. Sherlock Holmes Faces Death (1943)
68 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

During WWII several murders occur at a convalescent home where Dr. Watson has volunteered his services. He summons Holmes for help and the master detective proceeds to solve the crime from ... See full summary »

 2,546
20. The Comedy of Terrors (1963)
84 min | Comedy, Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Waldo Trumbull, an undertaker who hasn't had any 'customers' in a long time is forced the pay one year's back-rent. To get money he starts to kill people in order to get new clients.

 2,452
21. The Spider Woman (1944)
63 min | Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Sherlock Holmes investigates a series of so-called "pajama suicides". He knows the female villain behind them is as cunning as Moriarty and as venomous as a spider.

 2,430
22. Sherlock Holmes and the Voice of Terror (1942)
65 min | Crime, Thriller, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

When Nazi saboteurs jeeringly predicts to the nation of new depredations via their radio Voice of Terror, the Intellegence Inner Council summons Sherlock Holmes (Basil Rathbone)to help in ... See full summary »

 2,420
23. The Pearl of Death (1944)
69 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

When a valuable pearl with a sinister reputation is stolen, Sherlock Holmes must investigate its link to a series of brutal murders.

 2,331
24. Sherlock Holmes in Washington (1943)
71 min | Crime, Thriller, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson travel to Washington D.C. in order to prevent a secret document from falling into enemy hands.

 2,317
25. David Copperfield (1935)
130 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

When David's father dies, his mother remarries. His new stepfather Murdstone has a mean and cruel view on how to raise a child. When David's mother dies from grief, Murdstone sends David to... See full summary »

 2,317
26. Pursuit to Algiers (1945)
65 min | Adventure, Crime, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Holmes is recruited to escort the heir to a European throne safely back to his homeland after his father's assassination.

 1,946
27. The Last Hurrah (1958)
121 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Frank Skeffington is an old Irish-American political boss, running for re-election as Mayor of of a US town for the last time.

 1,767
28. The Dawn Patrol (1938)
103 min | War, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

British flying aces in World War I contend with the harsh realities of war.

 1,599
29. The Magic Sword (1962)
80 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4/10 X  

The son of a sorceress, armed with weapons, armour and six magically summoned knights, embarks on a quest to save a princess from a vengeful wizard.

 1,284
30. Above Suspicion (1943)
90 min | Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Oxford Professor Richard Myles and new bride Frances are off on a European honeymoon. It isn't your typical honeymoon though, for they are on a spying mission for British intelligence on ... See full summary »

 1,073
31. Romeo and Juliet (1936)
125 min | Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Young love is poisoned by a generations long feud between two noble families.

 1,005
32. Tower of London (1939)
92 min | Drama, History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

In the 15th century Richard Duke of Gloucester, aided by his club-footed executioner Mord, eliminates those ahead of him in succession to the throne, then occupied by his brother King ... See full summary »

 986
33. Voyage to the Prehistoric Planet (1965)
74 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.5/10 X  

In 2020, after the colonization of the moon, the spaceships Vega, Sirius and Capella are launched from Lunar Station 7. They are to explore Venus under the command of Professor Hartman, but... See full summary »

 896
34. Bathing Beauty (1944)
101 min | Comedy, Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A contrived misunderstanding leads to the breakup of a songwriter and his fiancée. She returns to work as a gym teacher at an all-girls school, but a legal loophole allows the man to enroll as one of her students.

 875
35. The Garden of Allah (1936)
79 min | Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

The star-crossed desert romance of a cloistered woman and a renegade monk.

 817
36. Queen of Blood (1966)
81 min | Horror, Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

The year is 1990. An alien species makes contact with Earth through radio transmission, notifying of an imminent visit. Alien ship crash lands on Mars, and a rescue team is sent out from ... See full summary »

 801
37. Confession (1937)
87 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
 752
38. What's My Line? (1950–1967)
30 min | Comedy, Family, Game-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

Contestants with unusual occupations were interviewed by the panelists. Only questions that could be answered with a "yes" or "no" were allowed. At the conclusion of the questioning, the ... See full summary »

 667
39. The Wind in the Willows (1949)
30 min | Animation, Short, Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Disney "Mini-Classic" version of the tale. First released as a double-feature: The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad.

 654
40. The Black Sleep (1956)
82 min | Horror, Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Sir Joel Cadman, a mad scientist, kidnaps his victims and cuts open their brains in an effort to discover a means to cure his wife's brain tumor.

 652
41. The Black Cat (1941)
70 min | Comedy, Horror, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Elderly Henrietta Winslow lives in an isolated mansion with her housekeeper and beloved cats. As her health fails, her greedy relatives gather in anticipation of her death.

 632
42. The Adventures of Marco Polo (1938)
104 min | Adventure, Biography, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Marco Polo travels from Venice to Peking, where he quickly discovers spaghetti and gunpowder and falls in love with the Emperor's daughter. The Emperor Kublai Khan is a kindly fellow, but ... See full summary »

 626
43. The Last Days of Pompeii (1935)
96 min | Adventure, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

In the doomed Roman city, a gentle blacksmith becomes a corrupt gladiator, while his son leans toward Christianity.

 606
44. Casanova's Big Night (1954)
86 min | Adventure, Comedy, Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A meek tailor thinks his wooing will be helped if he assumes the identity of the famous Casanova...who's deeply in debt.

 604
45. The Jack Benny Program (1950–1965)
30 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

The comic misadventures of the skinflint comedian and his friends.

 580
46. The Ghost in the Invisible Bikini (1966)
82 min | Comedy, Horror, Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.5/10 X  

A corpse has 24 hours to mastermind a good deed without leaving his crypt, to go "up there" and have his youth restored.

 556
47. Crossroads (1942)
83 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Diplomat is blackmailed for crimes he committed before he had amnesia.

 541
48. Hillbillys in a Haunted House (1967)
86 min | Comedy, Family, Horror, Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2/10 X  

Country singers on their way to Nashville have car trouble, forcing them to stop at an old haunted mansion. Soon they realize that the house is not only haunted, but is also the ... See full summary »

 502
49. The Red Skelton Hour (1951–2013)
60 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Long-running weekly show that spotlighted legendary comedian and beloved TV clown, Red Skelton. Each show featured comedy skits, gags and vignettes starring Skelton and guest performers.

 427
50. If I Were King (1938)
101 min | Adventure, History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Vagabond poet François Villon rises to high office in 1463 Paris.

 381