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Sherlock Holmes Returns (1993)

TV Movie  |   |  Mystery  |  12 September 1993 (USA)
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Sherlock Holmes (Anthony Higgins) is awakened in modern times with a tale that he had invented a method of suspended animation that he had utilized on himself. Awakened by an earthquake, he... See full summary »

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Amy Winslow
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Zapper (as Mark Adair Rios)
Joy Coghill ...
Mrs.Hudson
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Kerry Sandomirsky ...
Mrs. Ortega
Frabricio Santin ...
Pavon
Jorge Varas ...
Slick
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Rancho
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Ronald Hunt
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Sherlock Holmes (Anthony Higgins) is awakened in modern times with a tale that he had invented a method of suspended animation that he had utilized on himself. Awakened by an earthquake, he is helped by Amy Winslow, who lives at 1994 Baker Street in San Francisco. There he is joined by a new group of Baker Street Irregulars led by Zapper. His battles lead him to the evil Moriarty clan led by James Moriarty Booth. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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1994 Baker Street: Sherlock Holmes Returns  »

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Intended at a pilot for a series, but was not picked up. See more »

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When explaining to Doctor Winslow that his famous fictional exploits were based on fact, Sherlock Holmes tells her that his cases were "...rendered into over-dramatic narrative by an Irishman, named Conan Doyle." Holmes author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was in fact Scottish. See more »

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Sherlock Holmes: Elementary, my dear... Winslow.
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Was Moriarity behind this one?
18 January 2001 | by See all my reviews

This one's near the bottom of the barrel of Holmes pastiches, with Anthony Higgins wildly miscast as Holmes and a routine TV movie plot. Not worth the time it takes to watch it and lacking the comic awfulness of (say) the infamous Stewart Granger "Hound of the Baskervilles" with it's cardboard sets and William Shatner's over-acting as the villain.


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