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Release Date:
21 February 1991 (USA) See more »
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Plot:
Sherlock Holmes and his intrepid companion, Dr. Watson solve the mysteries of the disappearance of Lady Frances Carfax... See more »
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#Tbt: Remembering 1927
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Not Quite As Superb, But Almost. See more (9 total) »

Cast

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Jeremy Brett ... Sherlock Holmes (9 episodes, 1991-1993)

Edward Hardwicke ... Dr. Watson / ... (9 episodes, 1991-1993)
Rosalie Williams ... Mrs Hudson / ... (5 episodes, 1991-1993)
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Series Directed by
Tim Sullivan (3 episodes, 1991-1993)
Peter Hammond (2 episodes, 1992-1993)
 
Series Writing credits
Arthur Conan Doyle (9 episodes, 1991-1993)
Jeremy Paul (3 episodes, 1991-1993)
T.R. Bowen (2 episodes, 1991-1993)
Robin Chapman (2 episodes, 1991)

Series Produced by
Michael Cox .... producer (6 episodes, 1991)
Sally Head .... executive producer (3 episodes, 1992-1993)
June Wyndham-Davies .... producer (3 episodes, 1992-1993)
 
Series Original Music by
Patrick Gowers (9 episodes, 1991-1993)
 
Series Cinematography by
David Odd (3 episodes, 1992-1993)
Lawrence Jones (2 episodes, 1991)
Ken Morgan (2 episodes, 1991)
 
Series Film Editing by
Clive Maltby (3 episodes, 1991-1992)
Chris Gill (2 episodes, 1991)
 
Series Casting by
Carolyn Bartlett (6 episodes, 1991-1993)
James Bain (3 episodes, 1991)
 
Series Production Design by
Stephen Fineren (2 episodes, 1991)
Paul Rowan (2 episodes, 1991)
Chris Truelove (2 episodes, 1992-1993)
 
Series Art Direction by
Colin Pocock (3 episodes, 1992-1993)
 
Series Costume Design by
Esther Dean (8 episodes, 1991-1993)
 
Series Makeup Department
Sue Milton .... makeup supervisor / makeup designer (9 episodes, 1991-1993)
Ivana Primorac .... make-up assistant / makeup assistant (4 episodes, 1991-1993)
Karen Maffey .... makeup assistant / make-up assistant (3 episodes, 1991)
 
Series Production Management
Roy Jackson .... production manager (5 episodes, 1991-1993)
Mick Graham .... production manager (3 episodes, 1991)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Gordon Pleasant .... second assistant / second assistant director (6 episodes, 1991)
Emma Bodger .... second assistant (3 episodes, 1992-1993)
Ian Galley .... first assistant (2 episodes, 1991)
Terry Reeve .... first assistant / first assistant director (2 episodes, 1991)
Peter Shaw .... first assistant (2 episodes, 1993)
 
Series Art Department
Keith Aldred .... graphic designer (9 episodes, 1991-1993)
Anthony Birch .... chargehand asm (4 episodes, 1991-1993)
David Round .... production buyer (4 episodes, 1991-1992)
David Butterworth .... design assistant (3 episodes, 1991)
Vic Shirovay .... design assistant (3 episodes, 1991)
Eric Crompton .... chargehand asm (2 episodes, 1991)
Alan Rutter .... production buyer (2 episodes, 1991)
Tony Mills .... chargehand asm (2 episodes, 1992-1993)
 
Series Sound Department
John Whitworth .... dubbing mixer (7 episodes, 1991-1993)
David Eve .... boom operator (6 episodes, 1991-1992)
Nick Steer .... sound recordist (3 episodes, 1991)
Ian Hills .... boom operator (2 episodes, 1991-1993)
Philip Taylor .... sound recordist (2 episodes, 1991-1993)
John Thomas .... dubbing editor (2 episodes, 1991-1993)
Phil Smith .... sound recordist (2 episodes, 1991)
Ray French .... sound recordist (2 episodes, 1992-1993)
 
Series Stunts
Andy Bradford .... fight arranger / stunt performer / ... (5 episodes, 1991-1993)
Tom Lucy .... stunt performer (2 episodes, 1992-1993)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Mike Fisher .... grips / camera grips / ... (8 episodes, 1991-1993)
Alan Fraser .... camera operator / focus puller (5 episodes, 1991-1992)
David Ratcliffe .... lighting gaffer / gaffer (3 episodes, 1991-1993)
Gordon MacGregor .... camera operator (2 episodes, 1991-1993)
Andy Stephen .... camera operator (2 episodes, 1991-1993)
Jack Stanhope .... electrician / lighting gaffer (2 episodes, 1991-1992)
Peter Hudson .... lighting gaffer (2 episodes, 1991)
Darren Miller .... focus puller (2 episodes, 1991)
Steve Oxley .... focus / focus puller (2 episodes, 1991)
David Bell .... focus puller (2 episodes, 1992-1993)
 
Series Casting Department
Pam Bailey .... casting / casting assistant (3 episodes, 1991-1993)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Louise Pipping .... wardrobe supervisor (9 episodes, 1991-1993)
 
Series Editorial Department
Stephen Volp .... assistant film editor (3 episodes, 1991-1993)
Alison Clark .... assistant film editor (2 episodes, 1991-1992)
 
Series Other crew
Craig Dickson .... script editor (9 episodes, 1991-1993)
Joan Lally .... continuity / production assistant (4 episodes, 1991-1993)
Lynne Marriott .... location manager (2 episodes, 1991)
Sue Pritchard .... continuity / production assistant (2 episodes, 1991)
 

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60 min (9 episodes)
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Not Quite As Superb, But Almost., 19 August 2013
Author: AaronCapenBanner from North America

My only problem with this series was that three short stories('The Master Blackmailer', 'The Last Vampyre', and 'The Eligible Bachelor') were expanded into feature-length, rather than the standard hour-long format, when it wasn't really necessary. In the case of 'The Eligible Bachelor', I felt that for the only time in the whole overall series, the creators stumbled, since I felt it was bloated and tedious, with unwise changes to the story.

Fortunately, I did like the other two expanded adaptations, and the regular episodes were equally superb, so I can't complain there, I just wish that for "Casebook", the producers remembered the old saying "If it isn't broke, don't fix it!" The team of Brett & Hardwicke are still superb though, which is to be expected.

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