Sherlock Holmes On Screen (Updated Edition): The Complete Film and TV History

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Conan Doyle’s master detective Sherlock Holmes has appeared on screen more times than any other fictional character. Sherlock Holmes on Screen surveys over a century’s worth of his exploits in film and television, from the silent era to the present day.
 
Actors Basil Rathbone, Jeremy Brett and Peter Cushing have all been praised for their portrayals of Holmes. Sherlock Holmes on Screen casts new light on their performances, and introduces many less familiar Sherlocks, too – including John Cleese, Roger Moore and Larry Hagman.
 
Illustrated with rare archive pictures throughout, Sherlock Holmes on Screen is now updated with entries on the BBC’s modern-day Sherlock, starring Benedict Cumberbatch, and director Guy Ritchie’s all-action Sherlock Holmes, starring Robert Downey Jr – plus Sherlockian turns from Rupert Everett and Jonathan Pryce. Expanded coverage of Holmes’ animated escapades opposite, among others, Batman, Scooby-Doo and the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, plus new research into the Great Detective’s silent film career, makes this revised edition the most comprehensive Holmes filmography ever published.

WITH A FOREWORD BY STEVEN MOFFAT, CO-CREATOR OF THE BBC SERIES SHERLOCK.

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Sherlock Holmes was the first pop icon of the modern age, instantly identifiable to millions by his silhouette alone. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s enduring creation has appeared on screen more than any other fictional character, and he’s been the subject of movies not only in Hollywood and Britain, but also as far afield as Spain, Russia, Hungary, and Japan. Sherlock Holmes on Screen contains the most comprehensive filmography of the great detective ever published, as well as a full analysis of Holmes on television. In addition, the book features 60 photos—many never before seen—and a guide to Conan Doyle’s original stories. A must–have companion for fans.

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Alan Barnes has co-authored acclaimed books on Quentin Tarantino, the James Bond films and Hammer Horror. His fiction writings include comic strips and the animated Doctor Who adventure The Infinite Quest.

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