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6 edition of The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes" Smarter Brother found in the catalog.

The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes" Smarter Brother

by Gilbert Pearlman

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Ballantine Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Nonfiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatMass Market Paperback
    Number of Pages124
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10682292M
    ISBN 100345246713
    ISBN 109780345246714

      Written by NBA superstar Kareem Abdul- Jabbar and screenwriter Anna Waterhouse, Mycroft Holmes reveals the untold story of Sherlock’s older brother. This harrowing adventure changed his life, and set the stage for the man Mycroft would become: founder of the famous Diogenes Club and the hidden power behind the British government/5(26). Comedy based on Sherlock Holmes. In London in , Sherlock Holmes delegates to his jealous younger brother, Sigerson, known as Sigi, a blackmail case involving a musical hall artiste going by the name Bessie Bellwood, so that he can work on a related case concerning a stolen state document.

    The romance Dr. Watson had hoped for his friend, didn’t come about. Apparently, Sherlock Holmes was only interested in Violet as long as her case was interesting. Character Analysis. Sherlock Holmes – the most famous detective in literature. Sherlock Holmes is a man of indeterminate age, somewhere in his 40’s, slim with sharp eyes.   Spoilers for “The Abominable Bride” A Study in Scarlet. The very first Holmes adventure is also the very first Holmes book: a Study in Scarlet. “The Abominable Bride” references this by recreating the scene in which Watson meets his old war buddy Stamford, who of course is letting Watson know that a mutual acquaintance needs a flat-mate.

      Abduction! Fraud! Greek translation! This story has everything, including the first appearance of Holmes’s even smarter brother Mycroft. The Adventure of the Abbey Grange. I always like stories where Holmes walks into a crime with a very obvious solution and shows exactly how that solution is actually set-up, and this is a fine example of Author: Jessica Plummer. Madeline Kahn. 12K likes. Wikipedia Info Madeline Kahn (Septem – December 3, ) was an American multiple award-winning actress, known primarily for her comedic roles. Director Mel Followers: 12K.


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The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes" Smarter Brother by Gilbert Pearlman Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother gives Wilder some great trademark meltdowns, even if the movie doesn't sustain its initial comic energy. Wilder plays Sigerson Holmes, third (and bitterly resentful) brother to the more fabled Sherlock and Mycroft/5().

The Adventure The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes Smarter Brother book Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother Format: DVD. out of 5 stars ratings. Blu-ray $ DVD $ Additional DVD options: Edition Discs Price New from Used from DVD April 4, /5(). Audience Reviews for The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother This film, from beginning to end, feels as if Wilder desires to resurrect (unintended but spot on pun usage) the 5/5(4).

Directed by Gene Wilder. With Gene Wilder, Madeline Kahn, Marty Feldman, Dom DeLuise. The younger brother of the consulting detective tries to steal Sherlock's glory by solving an important case assisted by an eccentric Scotland Yard detective and a lovely but suspicious actress/10(6K).

The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother is a American musical comedy film with Gene Wilder, Marty Feldman, Madeline Kahn, Dom DeLuise, Roy Kin. THE ADVENTURE OF SHERLOCK HOLMES' SMARTER BROTHER begins foggy London. It turns out there are two consulting detectives named S.

Holmes -- the illustrious Sherlock (Douglas Wilmer), and his estranged, furiously jealous younger brother Sigurson (Gene Wilder).When a scandalous diplomatic document is stolen, one of the parties involved is the evil Professor Moriarty 3/5.

Mycroft Holmes is a fictional character appearing in stories written by Sir Arthur Conan is the elder brother (by seven years) of detective Sherlock is described as having abilities of deduction and knowledge exceeding even those of his brother, though their practical use is limited by his poor physique and dislike of d by: Arthur Conan Doyle.

The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother. One of the more oddball of Gene Wilders' madcap comedies, this movie was not available for some years, and I /5(13). Find trailers, reviews, synopsis, awards and cast information for The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother () - Gene Wilder on AllMovie - Comic actor Gene Wilder made his debut as a 5/ REVIEWS.

Review by Jean P. (posted on Sep) I saw this movie as a young teen. It made such a lasting impression on me with its wit and subtle humor. I was able to watch it many more time when it was shown on HBO in the 80's. Press Photo "The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother" Movie Scene This is an original press photo.

Moriarty (actor Leo McKern) is anguished at having paid off Gambetti (Dom DeLuise), in "The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother" Movie ScenePhoto measures 8 x inches. Photo is dated PHOTO FRONT PHOTO BACKSeller Rating: % positive.

'The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother' may not be the funniest or best effort from writer, director, and star Gene Wilder, but it is a heck of a lot of madcap fun.

With a cast that also includes Marty Feldman, Madeline Kahn, and Dom DeLuise, it's hard to go wrong with this little comedy. A page for describing Funny: Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother. At the beginning, Lord Redcliffe, the foreign secretary, is delivering a message.

This comedy film is the directorial debut of Gene Wilder, who also wrote the screenplay and stars in the title role. Many fans will recall that Sherlock Holmes did in fact have an older brother, Mycroft, who was by all accounts indeed smarter than Sherlock, yet too lazy to accomplish what Sherlock had.

This film follows his younger brother Sigerson's Day in the Limelight. Editorial Reviews. With such a very promising idea and such an exceptionally talented comic cast, it's a shame that The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother doesn't turn out to be a much better film.

This is especially true due to the fact that there are a couple of moments when Brother is screamingly funny, and another half dozen when it at least approaches the brink of being Brand: Kl Studio Classics.

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Put new text under old text. The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother is a American British mystery comedy film directed by first time director Gene Wilder (who also stars) and starring Madeline Kahn, Marty Feldman, Dom DeLuise, Roy Kinnear, Mel was distributed by 20th Century Fox.

Other websites. The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother on IMDb ; The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes'. The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes’ Smarter Brother appears in both an aspect ratio of approximately and in a fullscreen version on this double-sided, single-layered DVD; the widescreen image has been enhanced for 16X9 televisions.

Only the letterboxed picture was reviewed for this article. It offered a truly erratic transfer. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for ADVENTURE OF SHERLOCK HOLMES SMARTER BROTHER - ADVENTURE OF SHERLOCK HOLMES SMARTER BROTHER (1 Blu-ray) [] [NTSC] at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5.

That’s right: nonpareil basketball player Abdul-Jabbar, who’s already written memoirs, nonfiction titles, and children’s books (Stealing the Game,etc.), partners with screenwriter Waterhouse to introduce a prequel to the adventures of Sherlock Holmes’ smarter inwhen Sherlock is still an indifferent student at the Royal College of St.

Peter, his older brother. The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother ek mein bana English film hain. Yea film USA, UK mein Gene Wilder ke direction mein bana tha. Yea film mein Gene Wilder, Madeline Kahn, Marty Feldman, Dom DeLuise acting kiye the.Financial analysis of The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother () including budget, domestic and international box office gross, DVD and Blu .Sherlock Holmes' younger (and, he insists in a severe case of sibling rivalry, SMARTER) brother.

Madeline Kahn plays the "damsel in distress" who is referred by Sherlock to the younger brother, for unclear reasons (and of course, with Sherlock Holmes, nothing ever is clear to anyone but himself)/5().