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The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes

The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes(1970)

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Brief Synopsis

The legendary sleuth becomes involved with a mysterious French woman while investigating the Loch Ness monster.

Cast & Crew

Billy Wilder Director
Robert Stephens Sherlock Holmes
Colin Blakely Dr. John H. Watson
Irene Handl Mrs. Hudson
Stanley Holloway 1st gravedigger
Christopher Lee Mycroft Holmes
Geneviève Page Gabrielle Valladon
Clive Revill Rogozhin
George Benson Inspector Lestrade
Mollie Maureen Queen Victoria
Peter Madden Von Tirpitz

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  PG-13 Premiere Info:  New York opening: 29 Oct 1970
Release Date:  1970 Production Date:  [Panavision]
none available
Color/B&W:  Color (DeLuxe) Distributions Co:  United Artists Corp.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Mirisch Productions, Inc., Phalanx Productions, Sir Nigel Films
Duration(mins):  125 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • s. holmes

    kevin sellers 2015-02-25

    One of the better Wilder/Diamond collaborations, in my opinion. I'd place it just below "The Apartment" and "Some Like It Hot" and... MORE>

  • Not Really Messing With Holmes,

    Commenter77 2012-03-05

    This is fun. It wouldn't be if it had strayed too far from the Holmes persona or if it were not a good movie. Holmes is a favorite from childhood, and... MORE>

  • enjoy

    bill 2009-10-13

    This is not a Holmes story but a version of what holmes was as a thinking breathing and feeling entity . This is also a Great Billy Wilder movie with all... MORE>