The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

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  • TV-PG
  • 1960
  • 7 Seasons
  • 8.7  (20,366)

The adventures of Sherlock Holmes is one of the classic dramatizations of the even more classic tales of the most famous detective ever to grace the pages of the book detective Sherlock Holmes who was created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. The inventors of Sherlock Holmes television series was an extremely faithful television dramatization of the classic tales of Sherlock Holmes that all mystery and these procedural aficionados have come to love and door the world over the adventures of Sherlock Holmes television series aired from 1984 to 1994. Sherlock Holmes was portrayed by Jeremy Brett, who did an absolutely outstanding job of portraying the mannerisms and psychology of the classic literary detective. His faithful sidekick, Dr. Watson was portrayed by David Burke in the first two seasons of the series and then was replaced by Edward Hardwick, who continued the role through to the completion of the series. The adventures of Sherlock Holmes television series went through each of the famous stories from the complete works of Sherlock Holmes all the way through to the case of the final problem. The show provides a unique look into whom detective Sherlock Holmes might have been had he been a live flesh and blood individual. The same goes for Dr. Watson as the two actors in this series. Try to stick as closely as possible, to the original descriptions of the characters that were found in those fantastic stories in each episode of this series, the viewer was granted a first-hand look at exactly how the famous detective solve each of these extremely intriguing cases with the help of Dr. Watson. The viewer can almost see the gears turning in Sherlock said as he uses his awesome powers of deduction to unravel the mystery. This series also provided one of the first looks into detective Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson as individuals. In a flesh and blood world, these men were extremely complicated and had issues that each person struggled to deal with on a daily basis. If Sherlock wasn't working for instant he fell into extreme bouts of depression and was unable to function in regular society. Dr. Watson on the other hand liked to gamble a little too much, although Dr. Watson also provides a unique perspective with his medical knowledge, as well as being the official biographer of Sherlock Holmes and his cases and adventures and a mysterious Dr. Watson's articles on the life of Sherlock Holmes are often published in the local newspapers and would later become the basis for novel. The particular portrayal of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson found in this series is one of the most realistic and true to life representations to be found anywhere and any viewer that loves the classic tales of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson is sure to love this particular television series.

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The Cardbox Box
6. The Cardbox Box
April 11, 1994
Mary Cushing enlists Sherlock Holmes in investigating the disappearance of her sister, Susan. With her marriage to Jim no more, Mary finds love in Alec Fairburn, but with tragic consequences. Both Alec and Mary are murdered, their ears removed and bodies disposed of in a lake. With a friend of Mary's being framed for the killings, only Holmes knows who the real murderer is!
The Mazarin Stone
5. The Mazarin Stone
April 4, 1994
Sherlock Holmes is in the Highlands and Mycroft is called in to recover the Mazarin stone - a diamond due to be returned to France and which has been stolen by Count Sylvius from the Whitehall Museum. Watson investigates an American trying to remove Nathan Garrideb from his room with the promise of a vast inheritance. It transpires the cellar below is equipped for cutting diamonds. Will Sylvius get away with it and what of the diamond?
The Red Circle
4. The Red Circle
March 28, 1994
Signor Zamba is murdered by a member of 'The Red Circle'. Emilia and Gennaro escape from Gorgiano, the leader on a liner and in love with Emilia. Back in England, Gorgiano murders Enrico Firmani in his pursuit of the two runaways but his luck seems almost up. Sherlock Holmes is asked to investigate Mrs Warren's strange lodger, 'Emilia', which paints the picture of this strange case. Has Gorgiano's luck really run out?
The Golden Pince-Nez
3. The Golden Pince-Nez
March 21, 1994
The Russian Revolution and Inspector Hopkins asks Holmes to investigate when Willoughby Smith, secretary to Professor Coram is found dead clutching a pince-nez. Coram's wife Anna is the main suspect - it transpires that she was trying to save her brother held in a Siberian prison and that the death was an accident. With Coram the next murder victim, what will become of Anna?
The Dying Detective
2. The Dying Detective
March 14, 1994
Sherlock Holmes gets a visit from Adelaide Savage who is worried about her husband Victor's increasing habit of smoking opium to heighten his powers for writing poetry. After a dinner date resulting in Victor's demise, all fingers point towards opium abuse. But with Holmes on the case, it seems that it was murder - and a very deceptive one at that!
The Three Gables
1. The Three Gables
March 7, 1994
Isadora rejects her diplomat lover, Douglas Maberley, in favour of the young Duke of Lomond. With his life shattered, Douglas completes the manuscript of his life story and then dies in mysterious circumstances. Mary Maberley is offered a large sum of money for her house and contents and calls in Sherlock Holmes to investigate. With the theft of the manuscript, Holmes threatens to expose Isadora - but what of her engagement?
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The adventures of Sherlock Holmes is one of the classic dramatizations of the even more classic tales of the most famous detective ever to grace the pages of the book detective Sherlock Holmes who was created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

The inventors of Sherlock Holmes television series was an extremely faithful television dramatization of the classic tales of Sherlock Holmes that all mystery and these procedural aficionados have come to love and door the world over the adventures of Sherlock Holmes television series aired from 1984 to 1994. Sherlock Holmes was portrayed by Jeremy Brett, who did an absolutely outstanding job of portraying the mannerisms and psychology of the classic literary detective. His faithful sidekick, Dr. Watson was portrayed by David Burke in the first two seasons of the series and then was replaced by Edward Hardwick, who continued the role through to the completion of the series.

The adventures of Sherlock Holmes television series went through each of the famous stories from the complete works of Sherlock Holmes all the way through to the case of the final problem. The show provides a unique look into whom detective Sherlock Holmes might have been had he been a live flesh and blood individual. The same goes for Dr. Watson as the two actors in this series. Try to stick as closely as possible, to the original descriptions of the characters that were found in those fantastic stories in each episode of this series, the viewer was granted a first-hand look at exactly how the famous detective solve each of these extremely intriguing cases with the help of Dr. Watson. The viewer can almost see the gears turning in Sherlock said as he uses his awesome powers of deduction to unravel the mystery. This series also provided one of the first looks into detective Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson as individuals. In a flesh and blood world, these men were extremely complicated and had issues that each person struggled to deal with on a daily basis. If Sherlock wasn't working for instant he fell into extreme bouts of depression and was unable to function in regular society. Dr. Watson on the other hand liked to gamble a little too much, although Dr. Watson also provides a unique perspective with his medical knowledge, as well as being the official biographer of Sherlock Holmes and his cases and adventures and a mysterious Dr. Watson's articles on the life of Sherlock Holmes are often published in the local newspapers and would later become the basis for novel.

The particular portrayal of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson found in this series is one of the most realistic and true to life representations to be found anywhere and any viewer that loves the classic tales of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson is sure to love this particular television series.The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes is a series that is currently running and has 7 seasons (82 episodes). The series first aired on October 18, 1960.

Where to Watch The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes is available for streaming on the American Pop Classics website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes on demand at Amazon Prime, The Roku Channel Free and Tubi TV.

  • Premiere Date
    October 18, 1960
  • IMDB Rating
    8.7  (20,366)