Category Archives: Sherlock Holmes

Matt Frewer is Sherlock Holmes in “The Sign of Four” (2001) – reviewed by George

This is the best, most wonderful version yet, and is not likely to be bested in the future. Striking changes add suspense and excitement, and the ending is outstandingly excellent. To start with, the prologue is very well done – … Continue reading

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Jason Gray Stanford is the voice of Sherlock Holmes in “Sherlock Holmes in the 22nd Century” – Episodes 25&26 (1999) – reviewed by George

Episode 25: The Musgrave Ritual (Inspired by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle) During the night the British Museum is robbed of the Musgrave Sword. Wiggins (voice of Viv Leacock) and Deirdre (voice of Jennifer Copping) were to have a field trip … Continue reading

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Jason Gray Stanford as the voice of Sherlock Holmes in “Sherlock Holmes in the 22nd Century” – Episodes 22,23,&24 (1999) – reviewed by George

Episode 22: The Crooked Man (Inspired by the story by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle) A woman arrives at a twentieth-story apartment and bursts in on her husband screaming, “How could you?” The housekeeper is helpless; apparently the woman locked the … Continue reading

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Jason Gray Stanford as the voice of Sherlock Holmes in “Sherlock Holmes in the 22nd Century” – Episodes 19,20,&21 (1999) – reviewed by George

Episode # 19: Silver Blaze (Inspired by the story by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle) The clever transition to the future continues: here Silver Blaze is a spaceship in a race through an asteroid belt, where some of the asteroids are … Continue reading

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Jason Gray Stanford as the voice of Sherlock Holmes in “Sherlock Holmes in the 22nd Century” – Episodes 16.17,&18 (1999) – reviewed by George

Episode 16: A Case of Identity (Inspired by the Story by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle) Beth Lestrade (voice of Akiko Morison) is in hot pursuit of a thief when Chief Inspector Grayson (voice of William Samples) tells her to stop; … Continue reading

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Jason Gray Stanford as the voice of Sherlock Holmes in “Sherlock Holmes in the 22nd Century” – Episodes 13,14,&15 (1999) – reviewed by George

Episode 13: The Red-Headed League (Inspired by the story by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle) Police pursuit is still dangerous for the police in the 22nd century – Lestrade (voice of Akiko Morison) is chasing Fenwick and some others, and even … Continue reading

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Jason Gray Stanford as the voice of Sherlock Holmes in “Sherlock Holmes in the 22nd Century” – Episodes 10,11,&12 (1999) – reviewed by George

Episode 10: The Adventure of the Mazarin Chip (Inspired by The Adventure of the Mazarin Stone by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle) A building in New London blows up and Chief Inspector Grayson (William Samples) despatches three patrol cars, one piloted … Continue reading

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Jason Gray Stanford as the voice of Sherlock Holmes in “Sherlock Holmes in the 22nd Century” – Episodes 7,8,&9 (1999) – reviewed by George

Episode 7: The Adventure of the Beryl Board (inspired by “The Adventure of the Beryl Coronet” by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle) The story of two families, the Holders and the Paynes, and a new board for electronic devices. Sherlock is … Continue reading

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Jeremy Brett as Sherlock Holmes, Charles Gray as Mycroft Holmes, and Edward Hardwicke as John Watson in “The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes” (1994) – reviewed by George

Frank Finlay, Anna Carteret, Patricia Kerrigan, and Nigel Planer as Professor Coram, Anna, Abigail Grosby, and Inspector Hopkins in “The Golden Pince-Nez” In this episode Watson is stuck in his surgery due to terrible weather producing many illnesses. But Mycroft … Continue reading

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Jeremy Brett as Sherlock Holmes and Edward Hardwicke as John Watson in “The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes” (1993-1994) – Reviewed by George

Claudine Auger, Mary Ellis, Caroline Blakiston, and Gary Cady as Isadora Klein, Mary Maberley, the Dowager Duchess, and Douglas Maberley in “The Three Gables” Douglas Maberley is completely besotted with the older Isadora Klein. But she tires of him and … Continue reading

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