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The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)
   starred   
Errol Flynn, Olivia De Havilland and Basil Rathbone
Directors: Michael Curtiz and William Keighley
The Adventures of Marco Polo (1938)
   starred   
Gary Cooper, Sigrid Gurie and Basil Rathbone
Director: Archie Mayo. Also starred George Barbier, Binnie Barnes & Ernest Truex. Plot: Marco Polo (Cooper) travels from Venice to Peking, where he quickly discovers spaghetti and gunpowder and falls in love with the Emperor's daughter...
Basil Rathbone
   was considered for the role of   
Rhett Butler in Gone With the Wind (1939)
Clarke Gable got the part
The Court Jester (1955)
   starred   
Danny Kaye, Glynis Johns and Basil Rathbone
Director: Melvin Frank & Norman Panama. Also starred Angela Lansbury, Cecil Parker & Mildred Natwick. Plot: A hapless carnival performer masquerades as the court jester as part of a plot against an evil ruler who has overthrown the rightful king.
Sherlock Holmes
   is a role shared by   
Basil Rathbone & Michael Caine
Michael Caine - Without a Clue (1988), Basil Rathbone - Dressed to Kill (1946) & Pursuit to Algiers (1945) & The Woman in Green (1945) & The House of Fear (1945) & The Pearl of Death (1944) & The Scarlet Claw (1944) & The Spider Woman (1944) & Sherlock Holmes Faces Death (1943) & Sherlock Holmes in Washington (1943) & Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon (1943) & Sherlock Holmes and the Voice of Terror (1942) & The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1939) & The Hound of the Baskervilles (1939)
Sherlock Holmes
   is a role shared by   
Arthur Wontner & Basil Rathbone
Arthur Wontner: The Sleeping Cardinal (1931), The Missing Rembrandt (1932), The Sign of Four: Sherlock Holmes' Greatest Case (1932), The Triumph of Sherlock Holmes (1935), Silver Blaze (1937); Basil Rathbone: Dressed to Kill (1946), Pursuit to Algiers (1945), The Woman in Green (1945), The House of Fear (1945), The Pearl of Death (1944), The Scarlet Claw (1944), The Spider Woman (1944), Sherlock Holmes Faces Death (1943), Sherlock Holmes in Washington (1943), Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon (1943), Sherlock Holmes and the Voice of Terror (1942), The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1939), The Hound of the Baskervilles (1939)
Sherlock Holmes
   is a role shared by   
Bruno Güttner & Basil Rathbone
Bruno Güttner - Der Hund von Baskerville (1937), Basil Rathbone - Dressed to Kill (1946) & Pursuit to Algiers (1945) & The Woman in Green (1945) & The House of Fear (1945) & The Pearl of Death (1944) & The Scarlet Claw (1944) & The Spider Woman (1944) & Sherlock Holmes Faces Death (1943) & Sherlock Holmes in Washington (1943) & Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon (1943) & Sherlock Holmes and the Voice of Terror (1942) & The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1939) & The Hound of the Baskervilles (1939)
Sherlock Holmes
   is a role shared by   
John Barrymore & Basil Rathbone
John Barrymore - Sherlock Holmes (1922), Basil Rathbone - Dressed to Kill (1946) & Pursuit to Algiers (1945) & The Woman in Green (1945) & The House of Fear (1945) & The Pearl of Death (1944) & The Scarlet Claw (1944) & The Spider Woman (1944) & Sherlock Holmes Faces Death (1943) & Sherlock Holmes in Washington (1943) & Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon (1943) & Sherlock Holmes and the Voice of Terror (1942) & The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1939) & The Hound of the Baskervilles (1939)
Sherlock Holmes
   is a role shared by   
Peter Cook & Basil Rathbone
Peter Cook - The Hound of the Baskervilles (1978), Basil Rathbone - Dressed to Kill (1946) & Pursuit to Algiers (1945) & The Woman in Green (1945) & The House of Fear (1945) & The Pearl of Death (1944) & The Scarlet Claw (1944) & The Spider Woman (1944) & Sherlock Holmes Faces Death (1943) & Sherlock Holmes in Washington (1943) & Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon (1943) & Sherlock Holmes and the Voice of Terror (1942) & The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1939) & The Hound of the Baskervilles (1939)
Sherlock Holmes
   is a role shared by   
Peter Cushing & Basil Rathbone
Peter Cushing - The Hound of the Baskervilles (1959), Basil Rathbone - Dressed to Kill (1946) & Pursuit to Algiers (1945) & The Woman in Green (1945) & The House of Fear (1945) & The Pearl of Death (1944) & The Scarlet Claw (1944) & The Spider Woman (1944) & Sherlock Holmes Faces Death (1943) & Sherlock Holmes in Washington (1943) & Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon (1943) & Sherlock Holmes and the Voice of Terror (1942) & The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1939) & The Hound of the Baskervilles (1939)
Sherlock Holmes
   is a role shared by   
Christopher Plummer & Basil Rathbone
Christopher Plummer - Murder by Decree (1979), Basil Rathbone - Dressed to Kill (1946) & Pursuit to Algiers (1945) & The Woman in Green (1945) & The House of Fear (1945) & The Pearl of Death (1944) & The Scarlet Claw (1944) & The Spider Woman (1944) & Sherlock Holmes Faces Death (1943) & Sherlock Holmes in Washington (1943) & Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon (1943) & Sherlock Holmes and the Voice of Terror (1942) & The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1939) & The Hound of the Baskervilles (1939)
Sin Takes a Holiday (1930)
   starred   
Constance Bennett, Kenneth MacKenna and Basil Rathbone
Director: Paul L. Stein. Also starred Rita La Roy, Louis John Bartels & John Roche. Plot: Dowdy Sylvia (Bennett) accepts her boss' marriage proposal, even though he only asked her to avoid marriage to another woman...
Basil Rathbone
   is buried in   
Ferncliff Cemetery, Hartsdale, NY, USA
Actor
The Woman in Green (1945)
   starred   
Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce and Hillary Brooke
Director: Roy William Neill. Also starred Henry Daniell, Paul Cavanagh & Matthew Boulton
Voyage to the Prehistoric Planet (1965)
   starred   
Basil Rathbone, Faith Domergue and Marc Shannon
Director: Curtis Harrington. Also starred Christopher Brand, John Bix & Lewis Keane. Plot: In 2020, after the colonization of the moon, the spaceships Vega, Sirius and Capella are launched from Lunar Station 7 to explore Venus under the command of Professor Hartman (Rathbone), but an asteroid collides and explodes Capella.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1939)
   starred   
Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce and Ida Lupino
Director: Alfred. L. Werker
The Hound of the Baskervilles (1939)
   starred   
Basil Rathbone, Richard Greene and Wendy Barry
Director: Sidney Lanfield
Son of Frankenstein (1939)
   starred   
Basil Rathbone, Boris Karloff and Bela Lugosi
Director: Rowland V. Lee. Also starred Lionel Atwill, Josephine Hutchinson & Donnie Dunagan. Plot: Wolf Frankenstein(Rathbone), son of Henry Frankenstein, returns with his wife, to his fathers estate to claim his inheritance.






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