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Arthur Conan Doyle
   created the character   
Sherlock Holmes
The Hound of the Baskervilles, 1902
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
   wrote   
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
Published 1892
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
   wrote   
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
Sherlock Holmes
   can be found at   
221B Baker Street, London, U.K.
Dr. John Watson
   is a fictional doctor in   
Sherlock Holmes (2009)
Played by Jude Law.
Dr. John H. Watson
   is a fictional doctor in   
Sherlock Holmes
"Elementary My Dear Watson"
   is the catch phrase of   
Sherlock Holmes
Never said in the books, adopted in many films, but it fits!
Doctor Watson
   is the sidekick of   
Sherlock Holmes
Professor James Moriarty
   is an arch-enemy of   
Sherlock Holmes
Sherlock Holmes
   was created by   
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Doyle's Holmes never once uttered the phrase, "Elementary, my dear Watson." This phrase was used in the first "talkie" to feature the famous consulting detective.
Sherlock Holmes (voice)
   was played by Peter O'Toole in   
Sherlock Holmes and the Valley of Fear (1983)
Sherlock Holmes (voice)
   was played by Peter O'Toole in   
Sherlock Holmes and the Baskerville Curse (1983)
Sherlock Holmes (voice)
   was played by Peter O'Toole in   
Sherlock Holmes and a Study in Scarlet (1983)
Sherlock Holmes (voice)
   was played by Peter O'Toole in   
Sherlock Holmes and the Sign of Four (1983)
Robert Downey, Jr.
   won the Golden Globe for   
Sherlock Holmes
Best Actor - Musical or Comedy, 2009
Sherlock Holmes (1932)
   starred   
Clive Brook, Miriam Jordan and Ernest Torrence
Director: William K. Howard. Also starred Herbert Mundin, Reginald Owen & Howard Leeds. Plot: Moriarty (Torrence) is sentenced to death, and Sherlock Holmes (Brook) prepares to retire to the country and marry his girl (sic)...
Sherlock Holmes
   is a role shared by   
Christopher Plummer & Michael Caine
Christopher Plummer - Murder by Decree (1979), Michael Caine - Without a Clue (1988)
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)
Sherlock Holmes
   is a role shared by   
Peter Cushing & Michael Caine
Peter Cushing - The Hound of the Baskervilles (1959), Michael Caine - Without a Clue (1988)
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   
Peter Cushing & Christopher Plummer
Peter Cushing - The Hound of the Baskervilles (1959), Christopher Plummer - Murder by Decree (1979)
Sherlock Holmes
   is a role shared by   
Peter Cook & Michael Caine
Peter Cook - The Hound of the Baskervilles (1978), Michael Caine - Without a Clue (1988)
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 Cook & Christopher Plummer
Peter Cook - The Hound of the Baskervilles (1978), Christopher Plummer - Murder by Decree (1979)
Sherlock Holmes
   is a role shared by   
Peter Cushing & Peter Cook
Peter Cushing - The Hound of the Baskervilles (1959), Peter Cook - The Hound of the Baskervilles (1978)
Sherlock Holmes
   is a role shared by   
John Barrymore & Michael Caine
John Barrymore - Sherlock Holmes (1922), Michael Caine - Without a Clue (1988)
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   
John Barrymore & Christopher Plummer
John Barrymore - Sherlock Holmes (1922), Christopher Plummer - Murder by Decree (1979)
Sherlock Holmes
   is a role shared by   
John Barrymore & Peter Cushing
John Barrymore - Sherlock Holmes (1922), Peter Cushing - The Hound of the Baskervilles (1959)
Sherlock Holmes
   is a role shared by   
John Barrymore & Peter Cook
John Barrymore - Sherlock Holmes (1922), Peter Cook - The Hound of the Baskervilles (1978)
Sherlock Holmes
   is a role shared by   
Bruno Güttner & Michael Caine
Bruno Güttner - Der Hund von Baskerville (1937), Michael Caine - Without a Clue (1988)
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   
Bruno Güttner & Christopher Plummer
Bruno Güttner - Der Hund von Baskerville (1937), Christopher Plummer - Murder by Decree (1979)
Sherlock Holmes
   is a role shared by   
Bruno Güttner & Peter Cushing
Bruno Güttner - Der Hund von Baskerville (1937), Peter Cushing - The Hound of the Baskervilles (1959)
Sherlock Holmes
   is a role shared by   
Peter Cook & Bruno Güttner
Bruno Güttner - Der Hund von Baskerville (1937), Peter Cook - The Hound of the Baskervilles (1978)
Sherlock Holmes
   is a role shared by   
John Barrymore & Bruno Güttner
John Barrymore - Sherlock Holmes (1922), Bruno Güttner - Der Hund von Baskerville (1937)
Sherlock Holmes
   is a role shared by   
Arthur Wontner & Michael Caine
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); Michael Caine - Without a Clue (1988)
Sherlock Holmes
   is a role shared by   
Arthur Wontner & Bruno Güttner
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); Bruno Güttner - Der Hund von Baskerville 1937)
Sherlock Holmes
   is a role shared by   
Arthur Wontner & John Barrymore
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); John Barrymore - Sherlock Holmes (1922)
Sherlock Holmes
   is a role shared by   
Arthur Wontner & Peter Cook
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); Peter Cook - The Hound of the Baskervilles (1978)
Sherlock Holmes
   is a role shared by   
Arthur Wontner & Peter Cushing
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); Peter Cushing - The Hound of the Baskervilles (1959)
Sherlock Holmes
   is a role shared by   
Arthur Wontner & Christopher Plummer
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); Christopher Plummer - Murder by Decree (1979)
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   
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)
The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes (1970)
   has the tagline   
My Private Life is My Own Affair.
The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes (1970)
   has the tagline   
The World's Greatest Detective Tackles His Toughest Case!
The Hound of the Baskervilles (1959)
   has the tagline   
Sherlock Holmes Faces Terror and Death on His Greatest Case
A Study in Terror (1965)
   has the tagline   
Sherlock Holmes Meets Jack the Ripper! Here Comes the Original Caped Crusader!
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1939)
   starred   
Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce and Ida Lupino
Director: Alfred. L. Werker
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1929)
   contains the line   
"Elementary, My Dear Watson."






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