Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson meet as boys in an English Boarding school. Holmes is known for his deductive ability even as a youth, amazing his classmates with his abilities. When they discover a plot to murder a series of British business men by an Egyptian cult, they move to stop it.

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  1. Arthur Conan Doyle


  2. Chris Columbus


  3. Barry Levinson


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  1. Nicholas Rowe

    Nicholas Rowe

    Sherlock Holmes

  2. Alan Cox

    Alan Cox

    John Watson

  3. Sophie Ward

    Sophie Ward

    Elizabeth Hardy

  4. Anthony Higgins

    Anthony Higgins

    Professor Rathe

  5. Susan Fleetwood

    Susan Fleetwood

    Mrs. Dribb

  6. MR

    Matthew Ryan

    Dudley's Friend

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 49m

Budget $18,000,000.00

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Release Information

  • December 4, 1985
    PG-13, Theatrical



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