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Guy Henry is Sherlock Holmes in “Young Sherlock: The Mystery of the Manor House” (1982) – reviewed by George

This is a miniseries in 9 half-hour episodes. It is very clever, and as the mystery is revealed in pieces, the solution comes in pieces as well. Also each episode begins with a metal box with a label tied to … Continue reading

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A Study in Terror (1965) – reviewed by George

Despite the subject matter, this is a beautiful movie – the sets, the costumes, the color photography. The production design was by Vetchinsky, the set dresser was Helen Thomas, the costumes were by Motley, and the director of photography was … Continue reading

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The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes, Set 1, Disc 2 (1971) – reviewed by George

Disc 2 contains three dramatizations of stories, with two new detectives and an unfortunate repeat. 5. ¬†Donald Pleasence as (Thomas) Carnacki in “The Horse of the Invisible” by William Hope Hodgson, dramatized by Philip Mackie, and directed by Alan Cooke. … Continue reading

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