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The Return of Sherlock Holmes

Category: Mystery
Episode 5 of 7 | Season 1
Fri 2 Dec
8:50am-9:50am (1 hour)
Subtitles Repeat Audio Described

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Jeremy Brett has to be the ultimate Sherlock - wonderful timeless drama that cannot be beaten!
popeye   6:38pm Tue 23 Apr Report Abuse

Like Holmes
But hate Jeremy Brett's interpretation. Too much method acting.
Moi   2:19pm Wed 8 Feb Report Abuse

Bare Truth
Edward Hardwick was a adult actor before entering the television scene. His surname says it all really. LOL
Joe Swash   4:44pm Wed 23 Nov Report Abuse

come on
there was a time when sherlock holmes defeted the whole nazi war machine on his own.
get real   9:54pm Mon 10 Jan Report Abuse

nd overacted
Critter   5:07pm Sun 9 Jan Report Abuse

The best TV series ever made.
Bobalong   9:01pm Mon 29 Mar Report Abuse


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341 votes
The Man with the Twisted Lip A woman asks Holmes to search for her missing husband, a businessman who was last seen peering from the window of an opium den in London's notorious Limehouse area. Suspicion falls on a well-known local beggar - but his innocence is eventually proved in bizarre fashion. Period drama, starring Jeremy Brett

Category: Mystery

Director: Patrick Lau


Mrs St Clair Eleanor David (IMDB)
Neville St Clair Clive Francis (IMDB)
Isa Whitney Terence Longdon (IMDB)
Insp Bradstreet Denis Lill (IMDB)
Sherlock Holmes Jeremy Brett (IMDB)
Dr John Watson Edward Hardwicke (IMDB)
Mrs Whitney Patricia Garwood (IMDB)

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