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The Hound of the Baskervilles (1972)

Sherlock Holmes and his assistant, Dr. Watson, try to solve the murder of the heir to the Baskerville fortune.

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... Sherlock Holmes
... Dr. Watson
... George Stapleton
... Dr. John Mortimer
... Laura Frankland
... Beryl Stapleton
Kenny Ireland ... Sir Henry Baskerville (as Ian Ireland)
... Arthur Frankland
... Inspector Lestrade
... Barrymore
Arline Anderson ... Eliza Barrymore
Liam Dunn ... Messenger
Michael St. Clair ... Constable
Barry Bernard ... Manager
Constance Cavendish ... Eel Monger
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Sherlock Holmes and his assistant, Dr. Watson, try to solve the murder of the heir to the Baskerville fortune.

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12 February 1972 (USA)  »

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Sherlock Holmes: The Hound of the Baskervilles  »

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Hounds of the Baskerville, 1972
28 May 2006 | by See all my reviews

I beg to differ. This production was by far the best of the films made of this story. I did not laugh at all. In fact I would like to own a VHS or a DVD of this film, if possible!

I loved all the movies featuring Stewart Granger, he was a captivating star! I also liked the actor Ian Ireland, who played Sir Henry. The photography was very good and the film created an ambiance/mood befitting this mystery.

Despite the fact that it has been many years since I have seen it and I am not really able to point out specific details, I can safely say that this was an entertaining movie.


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