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Sherlock Holmes and the secret weapon

Roy William Neill

Sherlock Holmes and the secret weapon

by Roy William Neill

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drama,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Nazis,
  • Inventors

  • About the Edition

    Holmes and Watson protect an inventor of an advanced bomb sight from capture by the Nazis.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesSecret weapon
    Statementproduced by Howard Benedict ; screenplay, Edward T. Lowe, W. Scott Darling, Edmund L. Hartmann ; directed by Roy William Neill
    ContributionsRathbone, Basil, 1892-1967, actor, Bruce, Nigel, 1895-1953, actor, Atwill, Lionel, 1885-1946, actor, Doyle, Arthur Conan, 1859-1930
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1997 .S54 2015
    The Physical Object
    Format[videorecording] /
    Pagination1 videodisc (68 min.)
    Number of Pages68
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26940180M
    LC Control Number2017051243

    Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon. By Atwill, Lionel. DVD. As booklovers, Wonder Book believes that books are not made to be disposed of—they are made to be read, collected, shared, and displayed. We strive to find a home for every book, and we .   Heard as Sherlock Holmes leaves the Golden Hawk Film Notes: Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon was the first film in the Rathbone/Bruce series to be directed by Roy William Neill, and also the first with Dennis Hoey as Lestrade. The film was originally titled "Sherlock Holmes Fights Back.".

    The Swiss inventor of a bomb sight promises his invention to the Allies, and he must be protected from both the Gestapo and the detective's nemesis, Professor Moriarty. Lacks some of the charm of the other Sherlock Holmes excursions, but has plenty of excitement. Some elements were taken from The Dancing Men but the film is not based on that story. The Public Life of Sherlock Holmes: Basil Rathbone & The Secret Weapon Monday, November 14th, | Posted by Bob Byrne It’s reported that in early , movie mogul Daryl Zanuck was at a party when a friend suggested that someone should make movies out of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s classic detective stories.

    Reese’s Book Club No results. Advanced Search Sample Sherlock Holmes & The Secret Weapon (Dramatised) Sherlock Holmes & The Secret Weapon (Dramatised) By: Arthur Conan Doyle. Narrated by: Basil Rathbone. Free with day trial $/month after 30 days. Cancel anytime. Publisher's Summary. This classic performance by Basil Rathbone and. Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon is a film about a Swiss inventor of an advanced bomb who is protected by Sherlock and Dr. Watson. Directed by Roy William Neill. Written by William Scott Darling, based on the novel The Adventure of the Dancing Men Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.


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Directed by Roy William Neill. With Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Lionel Atwill, Kaaren Verne. Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson must protect a Swiss inventor of an advanced bomb sight from falling into German hands/10(K).

Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon stars Basil Rathbone as Sherlock and Nigel Bruce as Dr. Watson. An adaptation of Conan Doyle's "The Adventure of the Dancing Men", the film in fact centres around the kidnapping of a Swiss scientist.

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A secret weapon. A weapon so secret and so sinister, 'Universal' actually made a 68 minute movie about it in It was Directed by: Roy William Neill; and Starred Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Dennis Hoey, with Lionel Atwill. You have been duly warned. Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon - Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Poster.

Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon () Usage Sherlock Holmes rescues an inventor of an new bomb site before the Nazis can get him.

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The second film in Universal's series of Sherlock Holmes adventures starring Basil Rathbone as the Great Detective and Nigel Bruce as Dr. Watson, "Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon" was one of several titles in the series to fall into the public domain, hence its availability over the years in numerous bargain bin editions of poor quality/5(74).

Sherlock goes undercover in disguise to help a scientist defect, along with that doctor's plan for a new secret weapon against the Nazis, but those dastardly villains are quick on the heels of our 5/5(2). The Paperback of the Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon: the Screenplay of the film by Arthur Conan Doyle at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or Pages: Editorial Reviews. Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon is an enjoyable entry in the Holmes series, although it suffers more than most of the Universal pictures from being moved to modern times. Some of the other modern Holmes movies merely seem to have placed Holmes and Watson into then-contemporary clothing and given them a few 20th century props, but Secret Weapon is drenched in Actors: Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Kaaren Verne.

Free PDF Download Books by. The second of Universal's. Description of the book "Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon": The second of Universal's "modernized" Sherlock Holmes films pits the Great Detective Basil Rathbone, of course against that "Napoleon of Crime," Professor Moriarty Lionel Atwill.

Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon (), 68 min. b&w. Originally titled Sherlock Holmes Fights Back, Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon concerns Professor Moriarty's attempts to get his hands on a revolutionary new bombsight (a device to improve the accuracy of dropping bombs).

The credits at the beginning of the film state that the screenplay is based on Conan Doyle's story "The. England’s Secret Weapon examines the way Hollywood used Sherlock Holmes in a series of fourteen films that spanned the years of World War II in Europe, from The Hound of the Baskervilles in to Dressed to Kill in sherlock holmes the secret weapon free download - Sherlock Holmes Hidden Object Mysteries, Sherlock Holmes, Adventures of Sherlock Holmes: Secret of the Silver Earring demo, and many more programs.

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John Watson. The book was well written and entertaining even without having the main character as Holmes, even though the title states Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Alliance. flag Like see review Ann rated it really liked it/5.

2 thoughts on “ Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon () ” Nick Janu at pm. I love this movie watching it again right now, I remember reading the book as a child – poor old Basil Rathbone didn’t have a lot of blood to start with – that Moriarty (Moriarity) was so evil – so much better than Jeremy Brett’s portrayal of Holmes though – he totally had it wrong.

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