The original, highly-acclaimed series starring Jeremy Brett as Holmes and featuring first David Burke, then later Edward Hardwicke as Watson, returns. Brett's Sherlock is considered by many to be the definitive portrayal of Arthur Conan Doyle's master sleuth.
The Devil's Foot (#208) Duration: 51:08 STEREO TVG
Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson are on holiday in Cornwall when a young woman is found dead from no apparent injuries. Meanwhile, it appears that overnight her two brothers have become raving imbeciles - but why?
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Silver Blaze (#209) Duration: 51:01 STEREO TVG
Silver Blaze, a highly prized racehorse disappears mysteriously on the eve of a big race. His trainer is found dead and his owner faces ruin. Sherlock Holmes finds a very strange solution.
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Wisteria Lodge (#210) Duration: 51:59 STEREO TVG
A baffling and intriguing case for Holmes and Watson at Wisteria Lodge involving a foreign tyrant, an English governess and an unorthodox police inspector. What transpires is a wild-goose chase which tragically ends in murder.
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The Bruce Partington Plan (#211) Duration: 52:39 STEREO TVG
A young man is found murdered on a railway line leading from the underground. Plans of a secret submarine are found in his pocket. Is he a hero or traitor? Aided and abetted by brother Mycroft, Holmes and Watson search for the killer of Cadogen West and look to secure the missing papers.
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The Disappearance of Lady Frances Carfax (#301) Duration: 50:31 TVG
Lady Frances Carfax is caught between an old family quarrel with her brother and a sinister horseman who seems to haunt her life. Holmes senses danger but before he can reach her she disappears.
The Problem of Thor Bridge (#302) Duration: 48:36 TVG
Maria Gibson, a dejected wife, arranges to meet her children's governess Grace Dunbar at Thor Bridge but is gunned down in cold blood.
The Adventure of Shoscombe Old Place (#303) Duration: 51:49 TVG
Sir Robert Norberton has gambled all on the success of a horse in the Champion Stakes - if it loses, he'll be ruined! Featuring a young Jude Law (Cold Mountain, The Talented Mr. Ripley) in a supporting role.
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The Boscombe Valley Mystery (#304) Duration: 51:50 TVG
A man is found dying beside a lake by his son. The trail leads to blackmail and Australian gold mines, and then Holmes makes a breakthrough.
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The Adventure of the Illustrious Client (#305) Duration: 52:23 TVG
Intrigue and deception are the order of the day - but is it all too much for the great detective?
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