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Year
1970
Runtime
125 min.
Director
Billy Wilder
Genres
Crime, Romance, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller, Mystery
Rating *
7.1
Votes *
8,872
Checks
1,690
Favs
93
Dislikes
10
Favs/checks
5.5% (1:18)
Favs/dislikes
9:1
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  1. ChrisReynolds's avatar

    ChrisReynolds

    The favourite Holmes film of Stephen Moffat and Mark Gatiss, the creators of the BBC Sherlock series. You can see its influence strongly in their adaptation. 4 years ago
  2. IreneAdler's avatar

    IreneAdler

    This is just an absolutely amazing movie!

    Of course it's twice the fun for me since I love Sherlock Holmes and especially the BBC "Sherlock" series - actually didn't expect this movie to be that great, I just watch anything Holmes-related I can get my hands on... but this is surely entertaining even for people who are not Sherlock freaks.

    It's hilariously funny and at times also very touching... also loved the nice landscape shots, very beautiful.

    The chemistry between Holmes and Watson is great; Robert Stephens and Colin Blakely were amazing in their roles and it was also really lovely to see Christopher Lee as Mycroft. Wonderful dialog and beautiful acting. I'd recommend this movie to everyone!
    3 years 8 months ago
  3. mathiasa's avatar

    mathiasa

    Anarchist midgets dressed up as little girls. YAY! 5 years 4 months ago
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  1. This movie ranks #284 in Masters Of Cinema
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  2. This movie ranks #600 in Jonathan Rosenbaum's Essential Films
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  3. This movie ranks #716 in Have You Seen? A Personal Introduction to 1,000 Films
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  4. This movie ranks #738 in TimeOut's 1000 Films to Change Your Life
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  5. This movie ranks #892 in Halliwell's Top 1000: The Ultimate Movie Countdown
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