PG certificateThe Adventures of Sherlock Holmes is a Film programme that first aired in 1939 and has been classified a PG certificate.

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes is a 4 star programme

Image for the Film programme "The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes"

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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1939)

Directed by
Alfred L. Werker

The second ever film to star the fantastic Basil Rathbone as the legendary detective. The super sleuth's master foe, the fiendish Professor Moriarty, sends Holmes and Watson off on a wild-goose chase, investigating a young woman plagued by a family curse. Meanwhile, he executes a plot to steal the Crown Jewels.

Genre: Film

Running Time: 90 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1939

4/5 Stars

Classification: PG Certificate

Filmed in Black and White


Image for Basil RathboneBasil Rathbone...Sherlock Holmes
Nigel Bruce...Doctor Watson
Ida Lupino...Ann Brandon
Alan Marshal...Jerrold Hunter Solicitor
Terry Kilburn...Billy the Houseboy
George Zucco...Professor Moriarty
Henry Stephenson...Sir Ronald Ramsgate
E.E. Clive...Inspector Bristol of Scotland Yard
Arthur Hohl...Bassick the Cabby
May Beatty...Mrs. Jameson
Peter Willes...Lloyd Brandon
Mary Gordon...Mrs. Hudson
Holmes Herbert...Justice
George Regas...Mateo
Mary Forbes...Lady Conyngham