Sherlock Holmes can tell a software designer by his tie and an airline pilot by his thumb. He has a unique analytical brain and, unlike anyone else in the world, he staves off boredom by solving crime...
A three disc set combining the BBC dramatisations of six Sherlock Holmes mysteries, starring Peter Cushing and Nigel Stock. Includes: The Hound of the Baskervilles, The Sign of Four, The Blue Carbuncl...
Eight features. Includes 'Hound Of The Baskervilles', 'A Study In Scarlet', 'The VBoscombe Valley Nystery', 'The Sign O Four' and 'The Blue Carbuncle' featuring Peter Cushing. Also includes 'The Hound...
AdvantagesBrilliant acting by Jude Law and Robert Downey, Jr. , Excellent visual effects
DisadvantagesPoor performances by Rachel McAdams and Kelly Reilly, Lengthy.
AdvantagesWonderfully visually, moody, sinister and atmopsheric - far, far better than one could hope
DisadvantagesSome may not like that it's old, black and white and some iffy performances I must admit
AdvantagesSome good sequences; Atwill is a great Moriarty; well directed
DisadvantagesSlightly flimsy plot; some creduilty stretching elements of the story