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SHERLOCK HOLMES COLLECTION 8 MOVIES: MURDER AT THE BASKERVILLES (1937), DRESSED TO KILL (1946), SHERLOCK HOLMES AND THE SECRET WEAPON (1943), THE SIGN OF FOUR (1932), A STUDY IN SCARLET (1933), TERROR BY NIGHT (1946), THE TRIUMPH OF SHERLOCK HOLMES (1935) and THE WOMAN IN GREEN (1945). - RARE DVD

SHERLOCK HOLMES COLLECTION 8 MOVIES: MURDER AT THE BASKERVILLES (1937), DRESSED TO KILL (1946), SHERLOCK HOLMES AND THE SECRET WEAPON (1943), THE SIGN OF FOUR (1932), A STUDY IN SCARLET (1933), TERROR BY NIGHT (1946), THE TRIUMPH OF SHERLOCK HOLMES (1935) and THE WOMAN IN GREEN (1945). - RARE DVD
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- MURDER AT THE BASKERVILLES (1937)

Director: Thomas Bentley

Stars: Arthur Wontner, Ian Fleming, Lyn Harding

Sherlock Holmes takes a vacation and visits his old friend Sir Henry Baskerville. His vacation ends when he suddenly finds himself in the middle of a double-murder mystery. Now he's got to find Professor Moriarty and the horse Silver Blaze before the great cup final horse race.



- DRESSED TO KILL (1946)

Director: Roy William Neill

Stars: Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Patricia Morison

Sherlock Holmes is intrigued when Dr. Watson's friend, Julian 'Stinky' Emery, visits and tells them of a strange robbery at his flat the previous night. Stinky is an avid collector of music boxes and has several quite expensive pieces in his vast collection. The previous night, someone broke into his flat and knocked him unconscious when he tried to intervene. All they took however was a simple wooden music box he had bought at auction that day for a mere £2. The box was one of three available for sale and as Holmes and Watson begin to trace the other purchasers, it becomes apparent that someone will stop at nothing, including murder, to retrieve all three. When Holmes learns the identity of the music box maker, he is convinced it contains directions to the retrieval of something very valuable that the government has kept from the public.



- SHERLOCK HOLMES AND THE SECRET WEAPON (1943)

Director: Roy William Neill

Stars: Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Lionel Atwill

Working for the British government, Sherlock Holmes manages to spirit Dr. Franz Tobel out of Switzerland and into England before the GESTAPO are able to get to him. Tobel has devised an immensely accurate bomb site and while he is willing to make it available to the Allies, he insists on manufacturing it himself. Soon however, he vanishes and it is left to Homes, assisted by the bumbling Dr. Watson, to decipher a coded message he left behind. Holmes soon realizes that he is up against his old nemesis, Professor Moriarty.



- THE SIGN OF FOUR (1932)

Director: Graham Cutts

Stars: Arthur Wontner, Isla Bevan, Ian Hunter

A young woman turns to Sherlock Holmes for protection when she's menaced by an escaped killer seeking missing treasure. However, when the woman is kidnapped, Holmes and Watson must penetrate the city's criminal underworld to find her.



- A STUDY IN SCARLET (1933)

Director: Edwin L. Marin

Stars: Reginald Owen, Anna May Wong, June Clyde

In London, a secret society led by lawyer Thaddeus Merrydew collects the assets of any of its deceased members and divides them among the remaining members. Society members start dropping like flies. Sherlock Holmes is approached by member James Murphy's widow, who is miffed at being left penniless by her husband. When Captain Pyke is shot, Holmes keys in on his mysterious Chinese widow as well as the shady Merrydew. Other members keep dying--Malcom Dearing first, then Mr. Baker. There is also an attempt on the life of young Eileen Forrester, who became a reluctant society member upon the death of her father. Holmes' uncanny observations and insights are put to the test.



- TERROR BY NIGHT (1946)

Director: Roy William Neill

Stars: Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Alan Mowbray

Holmes is hired by Roland Carstairs to prevent the theft of the Star of Rhodesia, an enormous diamond owned by Carstairs' mother, Lady Margaret. Believing the diamond will be stolen on a train trip from London to Edinburgh, Holmes deftly switches diamonds with Lady Margaret while in her compartment. Soon after, Roland is murdered and the fake diamond is stolen. Red herrings abound as Holmes, aided by Dr. Watson and Inspector Lestrade, discover the murderer's hiding place and deduce that long-time foe Moriarty's henchman Colonel Sebastian Moran is somehow involved in the crime.



- THE TRIUMPH OF SHERLOCK HOLMES (1935)

Director: Leslie S. Hiscott

Stars: Arthur Wontner, Lyn Harding, Leslie Perrins

Holmes, retired to Sussex, is drawn into a last case when.arch enemy Moriarty arranges with an American gang to kill one John Douglas, a country gentleman with a mysterious past. Holmes' methods baffle Watson and Lestrade, but his results astonish them. In a long flashback, the victim's wife tells the story of the sinister Vermissa Valley.



- THE WOMAN IN GREEN (1945)

Director: Roy William Neill

Stars: Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Hillary Brooke

Holmes and Watson investigate a series of bizarre and apparently unconnected murders, and the death of a possible suspect. The trail leads to a society of hypnotists and a mysterious, glamorous woman. The fiendish Dr James Moriarty, though reported hanged in Montevideo, is suspected of being involved.