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The Many Faces of Sherlock Holmes (1985)

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Christopher Lee hosts an overview of Sherlock Holmes as Arthur Conan Doyle wrote of him, as portrayed on the stage, on radio, television, and in the motion pictures by dozens of actors from 1900 to 1985.

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Michael Muscal

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Ray Atherton (original concept), Michael Avery (original concept) (as Michael R. Avery) | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Lionel Atwill ... Professor Moriarty (archive footage)
Nigel Bruce ... Dr. Watson (archive footage)
Peter Cushing ... Sherlock Holmes (archive footage)
Henry Daniell ... Professor Moriarty (archive footage)
Warburton Gamble ... Dr. Watson (archive footage)
Ronald Howard Ronald Howard ... Sherlock Holmes (archive footage)
Christopher Lee ... Host
André Morell ... Dr. Watson (archive footage)
Patricia Morison ... Mrs. Hilda Courtney (archive footage)
Reginald Owen ... Sherlock Holmes (archive footage)
Basil Rathbone ... Sherlock Holmes (archive footage)
Thorley Walters ... Dr. Watson (archive footage)
Arthur Wontner ... Sherlock Holmes (archive footage)
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Christopher Lee hosts an overview of Sherlock Holmes as Arthur Conan Doyle wrote of him, as portrayed on the stage, on radio, television, and in the motion pictures by dozens of actors from 1900 to 1985.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Filming Locations:

London, England, UK

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Produced as a promotional tie-in with Young Sherlock Holmes (1985), hence the prominent placement of clips from the film as well as Christopher Lee's narration mentioning Steven Spielberg specifically. See more »

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References Deduce, You Say (1956) See more »

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