Tag Archives: John Neville

Peter Cushing is Sherlock Holmes in “Sherlock Holmes” (1968), Episode 15, “A Study in Scarlet”- reviewed by George

In 1964-1965 the BBC broadcast a Sherlock Holmes series consisting of 13 30-minute black-and-white episodes starring Douglas Wilmer and Nigel Stock. The surviving 11 episodes have been reviewed on bickeringcritics and can be read in the July 2017 collection of … 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 1 (1971) – reviewed by George

The success of this TV series “The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes” (in 13 episodes)¬†brought forth a second series of 13 episodes, and then a book, published in 1978, featuring 40 stories and their illustrations from magazines of the Victorian era. … Continue reading

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