Sherlock holmes movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant sherlock holmes movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious, clever, witty and humorous films and TV shows about / with sherlock holmes, investigation, private detective, crimes, murder, mystery, crime, danger, deadly and riddles and clues plots mostly in Mystery, Crime and Thriller genres shot in UK, USA, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as sherlock holmes: Sherlock (2010), Sherlock Holmes (2009), Sherlock Gnomes (2018), Holmes & Watson (2018), Elementary (2012), Mr. Holmes (2015), The Great Mouse Detective (1986), Young Sherlock Holmes (1985), They Might Be Giants (1971), The Hound of the Baskervilles (1983).

List of sherlock holmes movies

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Sherlock (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A modern update finds the famous sleuth and his doctor partner solving crime in 21st century London.
Style: clever, witty, captivating, serious, psychological ...
Plot: investigation, private detective, prodigy, mind game, partners, crime, mastermind, friendship, riddles and clues, sherlock holmes, british, intelligence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england, europe, london, scotland yard
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 7.6
 543K
Sherlock Holmes (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Eccentric consulting detective, Sherlock Holmes and Doctor John Watson battle to bring down a new nemesis and unravel a deadly plot that could destroy England.
Style: captivating, exciting, entertaining, humorous, intellectual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, investigation, riddles and clues, partners, prodigy, sherlock holmes, hotshot hero, murder, intelligence, mystery, adventure, verbal byplay ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1890s
Place: england, london, europe, scotland yard, tower bridge london ...
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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1984–1985), The Return of Sherlock Holmes (1986–1988), The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes (1991–1993) and The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes (1994), collectively known as Sherlock Holmes, are a series of ...
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, realistic, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, private detective, riddles and clues, sherlock holmes, mastermind, who done it, partners against crime, adventure, ego clash, murder, friendship, misfit partners ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, victorian era
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Sherlock Gnomes (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Garden gnomes, Gnomeo & Juliet, recruit renown detective, Sherlock Gnomes, to investigate the mysterious disappearance of other garden ornaments.
Style: humorous, entertaining, funny, sweet, comic
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: shakespeare, sherlock holmes, missing, gnome, search, crime, search and rescue, investigation, bridge, park, disguise, private detective ...
Place: england, tower bridge london
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Holmes & Watson (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Detective Sherlock Holmes and Dr. John Watson join forces to investigate a murder at Buckingham Palace. They soon learn that they have only four days to solve the case, or the queen will become the next victim.
Style: ironic, not serious, humorous, feel good, absurd
Plot: sherlock holmes, queen of england, irony, doctor, crime investigation, pipe smoking, judge, clue, laughter, villain, british humour, queen victoria ...
Time: victorian era
Place: england
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Elementary (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A modern-day drama about a crime-solving duo that cracks the NYPD's most impossible cases. Following his fall from grace in London and a stint in rehab, eccentric Sherlock escapes to Manhattan where his wealthy father forces him to live with ...
Style: witty, serious, suspenseful, talky, realistic
Plot: investigation, riddles and clues, prodigy, private detective, intelligence, partners, crime, crimes, law enforcement, mind game, mastermind, female partner ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
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 6.9
 57K
Mr. Holmes (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The story is set in 1947, following a long-retired Holmes living in a Sussex village with his housekeeper and rising detective son. But then he finds himself haunted by an unsolved 50-year old case. Holmes' memory isn't what it used to be, ...
Style: clever, serious, realistic, tense, melancholic ...
Plot: private detective, memory, memory loss, sherlock holmes, allergy, mystery, aging, crime, village, haunted by the past, who done it, elderly ...
Time: 1910s, year 1947, 1940s
Place: england, europe, japan, asia, london
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The Great Mouse Detective (1986)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: When the diabolical Professor Ratigan kidnaps London's master toymaker, the brilliant master of disguise Basil of Baker Street and his trusted sidekick Dawson try to elude the ultimate trap and foil the perfect crime.
Style: feel good, exciting, humorous, stylized, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: investigation, mouse, adventure, good versus evil, queen, family, uncover truth, private detective, danger, disney, escapades, rescue ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1880s, victorian era, 80s
Place: london, england, europe, big ben london
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Young Sherlock Holmes (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson meet as boys in an English Boarding school. Holmes is known for his deductive ability even as a youth, amazing his classmates with his abilities. When they discover a plot to murder a series of British business men by ...
Style: clever, serious, suspenseful, realistic, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: murder, amateur detective, friendship, sherlock holmes, investigation, adventure, mystery, private detective, danger, rivalry, mastermind, religion and supernatural ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1870s, future ...
Place: england, london, europe, big ben london, egypt
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The Strange Case of the End of Civilization as We Know It (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 56 min.
Story: The grandchild of Professor James Moriarty had promised the world that it has only five days left to live. Moriarty is a master of disguise, a crack shot, and is very patient. Several government figures are shot to death, and it seems that it truly ...
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, realistic, clever ...
Plot: sherlock holmes, private detective, murder, amateur detective, goofy hero, mystery, parody, hidden identity, crime, misfit partners, secret agents, investigation ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, scotland
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They Might Be Giants (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: They Might be Giants chronicles the adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson in modern-day New York City. The fact that Sherlock Holmes is a psychotic paranoid and Dr. Watson is a female psychiatrist fascinated by his case is almost beside the ...
Style: dark humor, semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: mental illness, sherlock holmes, delusion, amateur detective, adventure, doctors and patients, psychiatry, mystery, investigation, obsessive quest, fall in love, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
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The Hound of the Baskervilles (1983)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sherlock Holmes comes to the aid of his friend Henry Baskerville, who is under a family curse and menaced by a demonic dog that prowls the bogs near his estate and murders people.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, tense
Plot: private detective, sherlock holmes, ghost, investigation, undercover, swamp, crime, uncover truth, mystery, curses spells and rituals, estate, riddles and clues ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: england, europe
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Sherlock Holmes and the Baker Street Irregulars (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Family, Mystery
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 57 min.
Story: A gang of sharp witted street kids save Sherlock Holmes from an accusation of murder and help to foil an audacious robbery.
Plot: sherlock holmes, baker, street, street kid, accused of murder
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Sherlock Holmes and the Masks of Death (1984)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Holmes (Peter Cushing) and Dr. Watson (John Mills) ponder cases in which the victims seem to have been scared to death.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, realistic, rough
Plot: private detective, sherlock holmes, investigation, kidnapping, murder, amateur detective, mystery, ego clash, who done it, crimes, crime, deadly ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: england, europe, london
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The Xango from Baker Street (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Brazil, Portugal
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Rio de Janeiro, 1886. A precious Stradivarius violin presented to Emperor Dom Pedro II is stolen. Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson are called to solve the case.
Plot: sherlock holmes
Time: 1880s
Place: brazil
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The Hound of the Baskervilles (1972)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: US TV version of the classic Sherlock Holmes story
Plot: sherlock holmes, plan, escaped convict, inheritance, investigation, curse, killer dog, ancient, investigator, mansion, danger, disguise ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: england, scotland yard
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Sherlock Holmes in New York (1976)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An affectionate bow to the master sleuth in this lavishly produced original that has Holmes rushing to New York City after discovering that his old nemesis, Moriarty, has kidnapped the son of the detective's long-time love, actress Irene Adler.
Plot: sherlock holmes, master criminal, nemesis, villain
Place: new york
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Sherlock Holmes Returns (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sherlock Holmes is awakened in modern times with a tale that he had invented a method of suspended animation that he had utilized on himself. Awakened by an earthquake, he is helped by Amy Winslow, who lives at 1994 Baker Street in San Francisco. ...
Plot: sherlock holmes, homeless man, murder, bookstore, violin, female doctor, fish out of water, tiger, cryogenics, doctor
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Sherlock Holmes (1964)
Genre: Horror, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Sherlock Holmes is a series of Sherlock Holmes adaptations produced by British television company BBC between 1965 and 1968. This was the second screen adaption of Sherlock Holmes for BBC Television.
Plot: sherlock holmes, red herring, magnifying glass, murder investigation, whodunit, clue, murder
Time: 1880s, victorian era
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The Seven-Per-Cent Solution (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Concerned about his friend's cocaine use, Dr. Watson tricks Sherlock Holmes into travelling to Vienna, where Holmes enters the care of Sigmund Freud. Freud attemts to solve the mysteries of Holmes' subconscious, while Holmes devotes ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, realistic, clever ...
Plot: sherlock holmes, private detective, chase, investigation, friendship, obsession, redemption, kidnapping, hypnosis, crimes, mystery, crime ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1890s
Place: england, europe, london, istanbul turkey
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Tom and Jerry Meet Sherlock Holmes (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Crime, Family, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Tom and Jerry need to learn to work together in order to help Sherlock Holmes with an investigation of a jewel theft. But still, they are cat and mouse!
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: private detective, sherlock holmes, family, crimes, tom and jerry, escapades, partners, amateur detective, partners against crime, unlikely partners, frame up, animal life ...
Place: england, europe, london
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Without a Clue (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Sherlock Holmes is as dashing as ever, but with a little secret: Dr. Watson is the brains behind the operation. When Reginald Kincaid, the actor he has hired to play Holmes becomes insufferable, Watson fires him and tries to go out on his own, but ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, realistic, clever ...
Plot: farce, private detective, actor, sherlock holmes, investigation, mystery, parody, comedy of errors, spectacle, switching roles, crimes, hidden identity ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, victorian era
Place: england, europe, london
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A Study in Terror (1965)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Watson reads from the newspaper there have been two similar murders near Whitechapel in a few days, Sherlock Holmes' sharp deductive is immediately stimulated to start its merciless method of elimination after observation of every ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, gothic
Plot: sherlock holmes, jack the ripper, private detective, serial killer, murder, prostitute, mystery, amateur detective, partners against crime, crime, slasher, investigation ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1880s, victorian era
Place: england, europe, london
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Sherlock Holmes and the Deadly Necklace (1962)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Sherlock Holmes and Watson do battle with their nemesis, Professor Moriarity, over an ancient necklace attributed to Cleopatra.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Plot: private detective, investigation, sherlock holmes, mystery, mind game, crime, riddles and clues, crimes, uninhibited rivalry, heist, danger, deadly ...
Place: scotland yard
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Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Silk Stocking (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The corpse of a shabbily dressed young woman has been discovered in the mud flats of the Thames at low tide. Police assume she's a prostitute, but Dr. Watson suspects something more and goes to his old friend Holmes, now retired and at very ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, mind bending, realistic
Plot: private detective, serial killer, sherlock holmes, murder, strangulation, mystery, crime, investigation, who done it, crimes, deadly, hotshot hero ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe, london
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The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Director Billy Wilder adds a new and intriguing twist to the personality of intrepid detective Sherlock Holmes. One thing hasn't changed however: Holmes' crime-solving talents. Holmes and Dr. Watson take on the case of a beautiful woman ...
Style: humorous, witty, clever, atmospheric, semi serious ...
Plot: private detective, sherlock holmes, submarine, mystery, memory loss, ballet, monk, hidden identity, investigation, mysterious character, mobile phone, romance ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1880s, victorian era
Place: scotland, england, europe, germany
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Murder by Decree (1979)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Sherlock Holmes is drawn into the case of Jack the Ripper who is killing prostitutes in London's East End. Assisted by Dr. Watson, and using information provided by a renowned psychic, Robert Lees, Holmes finds that the murders may have its ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, disturbing, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, sherlock holmes, mystery, slasher, crime, private detective, jack the ripper, track down, who done it, woman in danger, good versus evil ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1880s, 1800s ...
Place: england, london, europe, scotland
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The Hound of the Baskervilles (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson are called in to unravel a mysterious curse that has plagued the Baskerville family for generations. When Sir Charles Baskerville is found dead, his heir, Sir Henry, begs Holmes to save him from the terrifying ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, mind bending, stylized ...
Plot: sherlock holmes, investigation, murder, partners against crime, crime, private detective, mystery, curses spells and rituals, riddles and clues, who done it, crimes, danger ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: england, europe, london
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The Hound of the Baskervilles (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The mysterious death of Sir Charles Baskerville is blamed on a longstanding curse that has followed the Baskerville family for two hundred years. Enigmatic sleuth Sherlock Holmes is on the case to uncover the truth about a monstrous, supernatural ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, suspense, scary ...
Plot: sherlock holmes, curse, swamp, crime, deadly creature, mystery, mysterious character, private detective, investigation, curses spells and rituals, haunted by the past, murder ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: england, europe
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Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 129 min.
Story: There is a new criminal mastermind at large (Professor Moriarty) and not only is he Holmes’ intellectual equal, but his capacity for evil and lack of conscience may give him an advantage over the detective.
Style: exciting, entertaining, cynical, intellectual, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, riddles and clues, mind game, hotshot hero, mystery, verbal byplay, master villain, partners against crime, escapades, detective inspector, steampunk, fight scenes ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1890s, victorian era
Place: london, england, europe, paris france, germany ...
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