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Private Life of Sherlock Holmes (The)

UK, English, 125 mins

  • Director: Billy Wilder
  • Writer: Arthur Conan Doyle; Billy Wilder
  • Producer: I.A.L. Diamond; Billy Wilder

CGiii Comment

A rambling mess of a film...
 
It's not a comedy...because, there is no humour. It's not a drama...because, it's too stupid.
 
Stephens is camper than camp and Wilder obviously lost the plot.
 

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The(ir) Blurb...

Director Billy Wilder adds a new and intriguing twist to the personality of intrepid detective Sherlock Holmes. One thing hasn't changed however: Holmes' crime-solving talents. Holmes and Dr. Watson take on the case of a beautiful woman whose husband has vanished. The investigation proves strange indeed, involving six missing midgets, villainous monks, a Scottish castle, the Loch Ness monster, and covert naval experiments. Can the sleuths make sense of all this and solve the mystery?

Cast & Characters

Robert Stephens as Sherlock Holmes;
Colin Blakely as Dr. Watson;
Genevieve Page as Gabrielle Valladon;
Christopher Lee as Mycroft Holmes;
Tamara Toumanova as Madame Petrova;
Clive Revill as Rogozhin;
Irene Handl as Mrs. Hudson;
Mollie Maureen as Queen Victoria;
Stanley Holloway as Gravedigger;
Catherine Lacey as Woman in Wheelchair

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