The Sherlock Holmes vault collection.
- Physical Description: 4 videodiscs (302 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 4 booklets
- Edition: Special edition.
- Publisher: [Rockport, MA] : The Film Detective, 
- Copyright: ©2021
Based on the stories written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. 'Sherlock Holmes' fatal hour' adapted from 'The final problem' and 'The empty house.' 'The triumph of Sherlock Holmes' based on 'Valley of fear.' 'Silver Blaze' based on 'The adventure of Silver Blaze.' 'A study in scarlet' suggested by the book.
"Sherlock Holmes' fatal hour' originally released as 'The sleeping cardinal.' 'Silver Blaze' also known as 'Murder at the Baskervilles."
Originally released as motion pictures 1931-1937.
Full screen (1.33:1).
Accompanying booklets: "Arthur Wontner: true Brit, part I and II" by Don Stradley; "A study in the unfilmable" by C. Courtney Joyner; "An abiding triumph: the everlasting appeal of Sherlock Holmes" by Jason A. Ney.
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Sherlock Holmes' fatal hour / Julius Hagen presents ; screen adaptation by Cyril Twyford ; directed by Leslie S. Hiscott (1931, 84 min.). Special features: audio commentary with Jennifer Churchill; "Sherlock Holmes and the blue carbuncle," radio broadcast recreation; "The adventures of Sam Sherman, part one," featurette; "A black Sherlock Holmes" (1918), cut bonus short & uncut bonus short; "Sherlock Holmes baffled" (1900), bonus short.
Triumph of Sherlock Holmes / screen adaptation, H. Fowler Mear & Cyril Twyford ; produced by Julius Hagen for Real Art Productions Ltd. ; directed by Leslie S. Hiscott (1935, 75 min.). Special features: audio commentary by Jason A. Ney; "The copper beeches" (1912), bonus short; "The adventures of Sam Sherman, part two," featurette; "Blind man's bluff" (1964, starring Ronald Howard), bonus TV episode.
Silver Blaze / Twickenham Film Distributors presents ; adaptation, H. Fowler Mear ; produced by Julius Hagen ; directed by Thomas Bentley (1937, 71 min). Special features: audio commentary with Phoef Sutton and Mark Jordan Legan; "Sure luck Holmes Felix the cat" (1928), bonus short; "The adventures of Sam Sherman, part three," featurette; "Cousins of Sherlocko" (1913), bonus short.
A study in scarlet / E.W. Hammons presents ; a KBS production ; screen play by Robert Florey ; directed by Edwin L. Marin (1933, 72 min.). Special features: audio commentary with Peter Atkins and David Breckman; "The first cinematic adventures of Sherlock Holmes" (a Ballyhoo motion picture), documentary; "Slick sleuths" (1926), Mutt and Jeff cartoon.
|Creation/Production Credits Note:||
The triumph of Sherlock Holmes: directed by Leslie S. Hiscott.
The fatal hour: directed by Leslie S. Hiscott.
Silver blaze: directed by Thomas Bentley.
A study in scarlet: directed by Edwin L Marin.
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Sherlock Holmes' fatal hour: Arthur Wontner, Jan [Ian] Fleming, Minnie Rayner, Leslie Perrins, Jane Welsh, Norman McKinnell, William Fazan, Sidney King, Phillip Hewland, Gordon Begg, Louis Goodrich, Harry Terry, Charles Paton.
The triumph of Sherlock Holmes: Arthur Wontner, Lyn Harding, Leslie Perrins, Jane Carr, Ian Fleming, Charles Mortimer, Minnie Rayner, Michael Shepley, Ben Welden, Roy Emerton, Conway Dixon, Wilfrid Caithness, Edmund D'Alby, Ernest Lynds.
Silver Blaze: Arthur Wontner, Ian Fleming, Lyn Harding, John Turnbull, Robert Horton, Lawrence Grossmith, Judy Gunn, Arthur Macrae, Arthur Goullet, Martin Walker, Eve Gray, Gilbert Davis, Minnie Rayner, D.J. Williams, Ralph Truman.
A study in scarlet: Reginald Owen, Anna May Wong, June Clyde, Allan Dinehart, John Warburton, Alan Mowbray, Warburton Gamble, J.M. Kerrigan, Doris Lloyd, Billy Bevan, Leila Bennett, Wyndham Standing, Halliwell Hobbes.
Sherlock Holmes' fatal hour: A card cheat is threatened with exposure into joining a criminal enterprise that Holmes believes is controlled by Professor Moriarty.
The triumph of Sherlock Holmes: Holmes, retired to Sussex, is drawn into a last case when arch enemy Moriarty arranges with an American gang to kill a country gentleman with a mysterious past.
Silver Blaze: Holmes takes a vacation and visits his old friend Sir Henry Baskerville. His vacation ends suddenly when he finds himself in the middle of a double-murder mystery. Now he's got to find Professor Moriarty and the horse Silver Blaze before the horse race.
A study in scarlet: A secret society in London collects the assets of any of its deceased members and divides them among the remaining members.
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DVD; all regions; Dolby Digital 2.0.
In English with optional English or Spanish subtitles.
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