Sherlock Jr. (1924) - Plot Summary Poster


Plot Summary

  • A projectionist is studying to be a detective and is in love with a young lady. When he proposes her, his rival steals the chain watch of her father and incriminates him. The disappointed young projectionist returns to his job and while projecting the film, he dreams on being the detective of the story. Meanwhile, the girl finds the truth and acquits the guilty of the projectionist to her father.

    - Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • A film projectionist longs to be a detective, and puts his meagre skills to work when he is framed by a rival for stealing his girlfriend's father's pocketwatch.

    - Written by Shannon Patrick Sullivan <shannon@mun.ca>


Sherlock Jr. starts with a proverb: "Dont try to do two things at once and expect do justice to both." The projectionist/Sherlock Jr...

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