Tag Archives: Robert Stephens

Polly Walker is “Lorna Doone” (1990) – reviewed by George

There are certainly some differences between this treatment and the two other versions reviewed, but overall, without having read the book, I feel this is the most faithful. The basis of this feeling is simply the way the story is … Continue reading

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Robert Stephens is Sherlock Holmes in “The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes” (1970) – reviewed by George

What a fantastic film! The script is excellent, the performances are excellent, the direction is excellent, the score is excellent – I could go on, but I think you’ve gotten the idea. This is one of the three best SH … 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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