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The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes 

The last installment of Sherlock Holmes' investigations.
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1994  
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Jeremy Brett ...  Sherlock Holmes 6 episodes, 1994
Rosalie Williams ...  Mrs Hudson 6 episodes, 1994
Edward Hardwicke ...  Doctor Watson / ... 5 episodes, 1994
Charles Gray ...  Mycroft Holmes 2 episodes, 1994
Tom Chadbon ...  Inspector Hawkins 2 episodes, 1994
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Storyline

Holmes, his friend Watson (or his brother Mycroft) work to solve the mysteries of The Three Gables, The Dying Detective, The Golden Pince-Nez, The Red Circle, The Mazarin Stone, and The Cardboard Box. Written by Kathy Li

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Crime | Drama | Mystery

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Details

Official Sites:

Official site [France]

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 March 1994 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

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Company Credits

Production Co:

Granada Television See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (6 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

"The Adventure of the Mazarin Stone" is actually an adaptation of "The Three Garridebs". See more »

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Edited into Biography: Sherlock Holmes: The Great Detective (1995) See more »

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Thank you Jeremy Brett.
7 January 2020 | by Sleepin_DragonSee all my reviews

Jeremy Brett played the role for many glorious years, and for my money he's still far and away the best in the role, he's seemed to meet all the criteria, and add an enormous amount of charisma.

The production values remain exquisite, it's a fabulous looking series, with a degree of detail.

This last run for Brett is arguably very good overall, generally I favour them to those of The Casebook of Sherlock Holmes. I cannot help but feel a degree of sadness as I watch Brett, his health has visibly declined, but he still has a huge command in the role.

There is a varying degree of quality in this series, The Cardboard Box, Dying Detective and Red Circle are all definite classics, I personally find The Mazarin Stone to be the weakest episode overall. However all are an enjoyable watch.

Brett would make a few more appearances on television after this, but sadly this is where the ultimate Sherlock Holmes signed off. 8/10


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