Sherlock Holmes: Season 2, Episode 15

The Sign of Four (16 Dec. 1968)

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When a woman receives a series of valuable pearls from an unknown party after the disappearance of her father, Sherlock Holmes is hired to investigate.

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Ann Bell ...
Paul Daneman ...
John Stratton ...
Ailsa Grahame ...
Howard Goorney ...
Grace Arnold ...
Ahmed Khalil ...
Lal Rao (as Ahmed Kahlil)
Syd Conabere ...
McMurdo (as Sydney Conabere)
Tony McLaren ...
Annabella Johnston ...
David Boliver ...
Mr. Mordecai Smith (as David S. Boliver)
Ann Way ...
Zena Keller ...
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When she receives pearls beyond price and a mysterious message from an anonymous source, Miss Mary Morstan goes to the famous consulting detective of 221B Baker St., Mr. Sherlock Holmes for advice in how to answer the message. Together with his staunch comrade, Dr. John Watson, and a mutt named Toby, Holmes tracks down the secret of the Sign of Four. Written by Kathy Li

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Sherlock Holmes: Watson, how often have I said, "When you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, howeever improbable, must be the truth"?
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Classic Sherlock Holmes

An excellent adaptation from the original story. Jeremy Brett is superb as Holmes, and Edward Hardwicke plays a very military man style Watson. One of my favourite Holmes films, and one of the best made.


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