The memoirs of Sherlock Holmes [DVD 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.
Contributor(s): Hammond, Peter | Hellings, Sarah | Brett, Jeremy | Hardwicke, Edward | Williams, Rosalie | Hallows, Doug | Gowers, Patrick | Doyle, Arthur Conan. Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes | MPI Home Video (Firm).Material type: FilmPublisher: [United States] : MPI Home Video, Description: 3 videodiscs (ca. 330 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.ISBN: 0788606042.Uniform titles: Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes (Television program) Subject(s): Holmes, Sherlock (Fictitious character) -- Drama | Watson, John H. (Fictitious character) -- Drama | Detectives -- England -- Drama | Criminal investigation -- England -- DramaGenre/Form: Feature films. | Mystery -- Television series. | Crime -- Television series. | DVDs for the hearing impaired.DDC classification: 791.45/75
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DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Title from container.
Jeremy Brett, Edward Hardwicke, Rosalie Williams.
Director of photography, Doug Hallows ; editor, Paul Griffiths-Davies ; music, Patrick Gowers ; costume designer, Esther Dean.
Originally released as television motion pictures in 1991.
Based on the novels by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
"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.
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.
Special features: commentary with screenwriter Jeremy Paul and Holmes expert David Stuart Davis; an interview with Adrian Conan Doyle; production notes.