This is a Sherlock Holmes story with a difference. Here Dr Watson is the ace detective and has been using an actor to play the part Holmes. Holmes is a drunken actor and gets on Watson's nerves. When Watson tries to go it alone, he doesn't have much success, so he is forced to let Holmes take all the credit once more. Written by
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Did You Know?
One of two theatrical feature films that were first released in 1988 that starred actor Michael Caine
. Both were comedies with the other comic cinema movie being Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
(1988). In both pictures Caine was the senior member of a two buddy team. See more
When Inspector Lestrade leaves the British Mint in a carriage, there is just him and the driver. When he arrives at Gile's house, he now has two policemen with him and the driver. See more
As a matter of fact, Lestrade, You can be some help.
Hold my coat, it's hot in here.
With apologies to the late Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, creator of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson See more
Rock of Ages
Music by Thomas Hastings
and lyrics by Augustus Montague Toplady
Sung by Mrs Hudson (Pat Keen
) at the theatre See more