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Title The memoirs of Sherlock Holmes [videorecording] : DVD collection / produced by Granada Television ; WGBH Boston ; producer, June Wyndham-Davies ; writers, T.R. Bowen, Gary Hopkins, Jeremy Paul ; directed by Peter Hammond, Sarah Hellings.

Publication Info. [United States] : MPI Home Video, [2004]


Volume Number of Copies Request
DISC 1-3 5 Request this Volume
Description 3 videodiscs (approximately 330 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Note Title from container.
Cast Jeremy Brett, Edward Hardwicke, Rosalie Williams.
Credits Director of photography, Doug Hallows ; editor, Paul Griffiths-Davies ; music, Patrick Gowers ; costume designer, Esther Dean.
Note Originally released as television motion pictures in 1991.
Based on the novels by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary "The three gables": A woman calls for an investigation after she is offered a lot of money to sell her estate. "The dying detective": A woman is convinced that her cousin is putting her family in jeopardy. "The golden pince-nez": Scotland Yard is troubled with a murder investigation and no promising leads. "The red circle": Holmes and Watson are called upon by the landlady of a rooming house who is afraid one of her tenants is up to no good. "The mazarin stone": Watson strikes out on his own as he searches for a young man who has been sending strange messages to two sisters. "The cardboard box": a trio of sisters get into a fight that leads to murder.
Contents Disc 1 The three gables -- The dying detective -- Disc 2 The golden pince-nez -- The red circle -- Disc 3 The mazarin stone -- The cardboard box.
Note Special features: commentary with screenwriter Jeremy Paul and Holmes expert David Stuart Davis; an interview with Adrian Conan Doyle; production notes.
Language Closed-captioned.
Subject Holmes, Sherlock -- Fiction -- Drama.
Watson, John H. (Fictitious character) -- Fiction -- Drama.
Detective and mystery stories -- England -- Drama.
Criminal investigation -- England -- Fiction -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Mystery -- Television series.
Crime -- Television series.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Hammond, Peter, 1923-2011.
Hellings, Sarah.
Brett, Jeremy, 1933-1995.
Hardwicke, Edward.
Williams, Rosalie.
Hallows, Doug.
Gowers, Patrick, 1936-
Doyle, Arthur Conan, 1859-1930. Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes.
MPI Home Video (Firm)
Added Title Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes (Television program)
ISBN 0788606042
Standard No. 030306712994
Music No. DVD7129 MPI Home Video

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