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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes: Complete First Season

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Own all 39 episodes of the classic Sherlock Holmes series from the 1950’s remastered—a collector’s set! The black-and-white series was a new take on the character made for American television starring Ronald Howard as Sherlock Holmes, Howard Marion Crawford as Dr. John Watson and Archie Duncan as Inspector Lestrade.
Disk Count: 10
Video Format: Standard
Run Time: Approx. 16 hours and 15 minutes

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Product Features: 

  • A must-have for true fans Sherlock Holmes
  • The complete collection of the 1954 series
  • 39 episodes are included on 10 DVDs—a great gift set!
  • Ronald Howard stars as Sherlock Holmes, Howard Marion Crawford as Dr. John Watson and Archie Duncan as Inspector Lestrade
  • Watch over 16 hours of suspense, mystery and fun!

A MUST-HAVE COLLECTION OF THE 1954 SERIES!

Now you can own all 39 episodes of Sherlock Holmes remastered—a must-have collection for all fans of the dynamic detective! This black-and-white series from the 1950’s brought a fresh take on the classic character to American television. This was a more laid-back Sherlock Holmes with a smart sense of humor and a twinkle in his eye. The appeal of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s detective series is elementary, and television producer Sheldon Reynolds knew this. So, in 1954, he brought the popular characters from the novels to audiences in the United States with Ronald Howard playing a dashing and quick-witted Holmes. Howard Marion Crawford smartly portrays Dr. John Watson as a wise and valuable sidekick. The pair has perfect chemistry making each episode a joy to watch!

Discover More about Sherlock Holmes

  • Sheldon Reynolds’s version of Sherlock Holmes was inspired by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s first Holmes novel, A Study in Scarlet
  • Ronald Howard purposely strayed from the darker, more serious portrayal of Sherlock Holmes made famous by Basil Rathbone in the 1930s
  • Howard Marion Crawford had been wishing to play Dr. Watson for a long time when he got the role in the series in 1954
  • Archie Duncan appears as Inspector Lestrade in 32 episodes, but plays different characters in a few other episodes
  • The show was filmed in Paris, France; there were several sets built there for both the inside and outside of 221B Baker Street
  • Nicole Milinaire, the associate producer of Sherlock Holmes, was one of the first women to fill a senior production role in a TV series
  • Sheldon Reynolds made a second Sherlock Holmes television series in 1980