Young Sherlock Holmes [DVD] [1985]

Barry Levinson directed this mystery-adventure concerning the youthful adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Watson, which has been given a simple presentation for its DVD release. Young Sherlock Holmes has been transferred to disc in the letterboxed format, in its original widescreen aspect ratio of 1.85:1, which has been enhanced for anamorphic playback on 16x9 monitors. The English-language audio has been remixed for Dolby Digital 5.1 and Dolby Digital Surround playback, while a dubbed French track appears in Dolby Digital Mono. No bonus materials have been included for this edition.
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Ratings & Reviews


Overall Customer Rating:
100% of customers would recommend this product to a friend (5 out of 5)

Special Features


  • Widescreen version enhanced for 16:9 TVs
  • English subtitles
  • Dolby Digital English 5.1 surround
  • English Dolby surround
  • Restored French mono
  • Closed Captioned

Synopsis


Young Sherlock Holmes
Also released under the title Young Sherlock Holmes and the Pyramid of Fear, this film follows the adventures of young John Watson (Alan Cox) when he is shipped off to boarding school and meets up with the brilliantly bizarre Sherlock Holmes (Nicolas Rowe). The two boys strike up a friendship and promptly become involved in the investigation of a number of mysterious murders. When their curiosity gets them into trouble with a dangerous religious cult, Watson and Holmes must struggle to avoid capture while attempting to notify the authorities. ~ Iotis Erlewine, Rovi

Cast & Crew


  • Alan Cox
    Alan Cox - John H. Watson
  • Sophie Ward
    Sophie Ward - Elizabeth
  • Anthony Higgins
    Anthony Higgins - Rathe
  • Susan Fleetwood
    Susan Fleetwood - Mrs. Dribb
  • Freddie Jones
    Freddie Jones - Cragwitch



Overall customer rating

5
100%
would recommend to a friend
  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Really good purchase

    Posted
    Katelyn

    This is a great mysery movie. I enjoyed it alot because you didn't know what was going to happen during the movie. It wasn't one that was predictable from beginning to end.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Classic movie!

    Posted
    danidvm
    • My Best Buy® MemberMember

    I love this movie! I am finally replacing (most) of my VHS tapes into DVDs and I HAD to have this! I wish they made sequels...

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    A differnet take on Sherlock Holmes

    Posted
    lbm3540
    • Verified PurchaserVerified Purchase
    • My Best Buy® Elite MemberElite Member

    This is an interesting look at how Holmes and Watson meet at school.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Still a great classic

    Posted
    jfbad32
    • Verified PurchaserVerified Purchase
    • My Best Buy® Elite Plus MemberElite Plus Member

    It is a great story about how Sherlock became the man he is. Love the movie

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Brings back childhood memories.

    Posted
    meaniebop
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    • My Best Buy® Elite MemberElite Member

    I used to watch this movie with my sisters when we were kids.

    I would recommend this to a friend



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