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Une aventure de Sherlock Holmes

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Une aventure de Sherlock Holmes
Jacques François as Sherlock Holmes

Une aventure de Sherlock Holmes is a French TV movie aired on 25 december 1967 on ORTF channel with Jacques François as Sherlock Holmes and Jacques Alric as Dr. Watson. 90 minutes. Adapted from the William Gillette play Pierre Decourcelle's version).

Jacques François played a very mannered Holmes, almost effiminate and in love with the young Alice Brent. The love scenes between the detective and Alice are unintentionally comical. The story is a mix of A Scandal in Bohemia and The Adventure of the Empty House. Note that the detective lives at 123B Baker Street!


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  • Director : Jean-Paul Carrère
  • Screenplay : Pierre Decourcelle
  • Cinematography : Marc Fossard



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