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The Hound of the Baskervilles (1978)

PG 11/01/1980 (US) DramaHorrorComedyThrillerCrimeMystery 1h 25m

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle would turn in his Harris Tweeds if he saw what Pete and Dud have done to his classic tale of old rubbish!

Overview

Director Paul Morrissey applies a hefty dose of humor to Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's classic detective story in this interpretation of The Hound of the Baskervilles. Comedian Peter Cook takes on the role of brilliant detective Sherlock Holmes, who's not so gifted here as he relegates much of the investigation of demonic dogs to his bumbling sidekick, Watson (Dudley Moore), while he spends time with his mother and searches for an assistant.

  1. Paul Morrissey

    Director, Writer

  2. Arthur Conan Doyle

    Novel

  3. Dudley Moore

    Writer

  4. Peter Cook

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Dudley Moore

    Dudley Moore

    Doctor Watson / Mr. Spiggot / Mrs. Ada Holmes / Piano Player

  2. Peter Cook

    Peter Cook

    Sherlock Holmes

  3. Denholm Elliott

    Denholm Elliott

    Stapleton

  4. Joan Greenwood

    Joan Greenwood

    Beryl Stapleton

  5. Hugh Griffith

    Hugh Griffith

    Frankland

  6. Irene Handl

    Irene Handl

    Mrs. Barrymore

  7. Terry-Thomas

    Terry-Thomas

    Dr. Mortimer

  8. Max Wall

    Arthur Barrymore

  9. Kenneth Williams

    Kenneth Williams

    Sir Henry Baskerville

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The Hound of the Baskervilles
The Hound of the Baskervilles

Status Released

Original Language English

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