The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1939)


Professor Moriarity has a scheme for stealing the crown jewels from the Tower of London. To get Holmes involved, he persuades a gaucho flute player to murder a girl.

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes 123movies
Movie Score: 7.1/10 from 57 votes
Release Date: 1939-09-01
Status: Released
Run time: 85 min / 1:25
Production Studio : 20th Century Fox
Production Country: United States of America
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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes Casts

Basil Rathbone
as Sherlock Holmes
Nigel Bruce
as Dr. Watson
Ida Lupino
as Ann Brandon
Alan Marshal
as Jerrold Hunter
Terry Kilburn
as Billy
George Zucco
as Professor Moriarty
Henry Stephenson
as Sir Ronald Ramsgate
E. E. Clive
as Inspector Bristol
Arthur Hohl
as Bassick
May Beatty
as Mrs. Jameson, Brandon Housekeeper
Peter Willes
as Lloyd Brandon
Mary Gordon
as Mrs. Hudson
Holmes Herbert
as Justice of the Court
George Regas
as Mateo
Mary Forbes
as Lady Conyngham
Frank Dawson
as Dawes
William Austin
as Inquisitive Stranger
Anthony Kemble-Cooper
as Tony Conyngham (as Anthony Kemble Cooper)
Frank Baker
as Tompkins (uncredited)
Frank Benson
as Cockney (uncredited)
Ted Billings
as Pub Customer (uncredited)
Harry Cording
as Cragin (uncredited)
Robert Cory
as Tower Sentry (uncredited)
Neil Fitzgerald
as Clerk of the Court (uncredited)
Denis Greene
as Denis Green (uncredited)
Gordon Hart
as Guard (uncredited)
Ivo Henderson
as Bobby (uncredited)
Keith Hitchcock
as Constable (uncredited)
Leyland Hodgson
as Bobby (uncredited)
Boyd Irwin
as Bobby (uncredited)
Charles Irwin
as Marine Sergeant (uncredited)
Leonard Mudie
as Barrows - Moriarty's Attorney (uncredited)
Robert Nobel
as Foreman of the Jury (uncredited)
Ivan F. Simpson
as Gates - Trial Prosecutor (uncredited)
Robert R. Stephenson
as Cabby (uncredited)
Eric Wilton
as Conyngham Butler (uncredited)

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes Crew

Directing Alfred L. Werker Director
Writing Edwin Blum Screenplay
Writing Arthur Conan Doyle Characters
Writing William Gillette Theatre Play
Writing William Absalom Drake Screenplay
Production Darryl F. Zanuck Producer
Production Gene Markey Associate Producer
Camera Leon Shamroy Director of Photography
Editing Robert Bischoff Editor
Art Richard Day Art Direction
Art Hans Peters Art Direction
Art Thomas Little Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Gwen Wakeling Costume Design