Sherlock Holmes (1940s)


Sherlock Holmes has long inspired many successful adaptations, and while these may be quite old the only way they show it is through the lack of colour. It's still very watchable today with great action, acting, mystery, and pacing. Especially mystery ofcourse.

Based on the books by
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Screenplay by
Bertram Millhauser
Directed by
Roy William Neill
Cast
Sherlock Holmes
Basil Rathbone
Dr. Watson
Nigel Bruce
Professor Moriarty
Henry Daniell
Inspector Gregson
Matthew Boulton
Mrs. Hudson
Mary Gordon