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, crimes, private detective, investigation, mystery, crime, murder, deadly, riddles and clues and danger 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), Elementary (2012), Sherlock Holmes (2009), Sherlock Gnomes (2018), Holmes & Watson (2018), The Great Mouse Detective (1986), Sherlock (2002), Mr. Holmes (2015), The Seven-Per-Cent Solution (1976), Young Sherlock Holmes (1985).

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: captivating, clever, witty, serious, psychological ...
Plot: investigation, private detective, prodigy, mind game, mastermind, sherlock holmes, partners, crime, friendship, british, riddles and clues, intelligence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england, london, europe, scotland yard
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 7.9
 92K
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, suspenseful, serious, realistic, talky
Plot: investigation, riddles and clues, intelligence, private detective, crimes, prodigy, partners, law enforcement, mind game, sherlock holmes, friendship, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
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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, humorous, intellectual, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, riddles and clues, investigation, sherlock holmes, prodigy, partners, hotshot hero, murder, intelligence, clue, adventure, mystery ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1890s
Place: london, england, europe, big ben london, 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: stylized, serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, private detective, sherlock holmes, riddles and clues, mastermind, who done it, adventure, murder, ego clash, partners against crime, danger, 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: sherlock holmes, shakespeare, missing, search, gnome, crime, search and rescue, park, disguise, bridge, investigation, villain ...
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, absurd, feel good
Plot: sherlock holmes, judge, pipe smoking, clue, crime investigation, doctor, queen of england, irony, laughter, british humour, villain, titanic ...
Time: victorian era
Place: england
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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: exciting, feel good, humorous, stylized, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: mouse, queen, investigation, good versus evil, adventure, uncover truth, family, private detective, assistant, danger, escapades, rescue ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, 1880s, victorian era ...
Place: london, england, europe, big ben london
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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 kid, accused of murder, street
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 6.0
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Sherlock (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Early in his crime-solving career, Sherlock Holmes attempts to prevent Moriarty from cornering the heroin market.
Style: realistic, mind bending, clever, serious, suspenseful
Plot: sherlock holmes, drug dealing, murder, obsessive quest, private detective, rivalry, chase, criminal heroes, deadly, law enforcement, ego clash, investigation ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: england, europe, london, big ben london
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 6.9
 58K
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, realistic, tense, serious, melancholic ...
Plot: private detective, memory loss, sherlock holmes, aging, memory, allergy, mystery, haunted by the past, village, elderly, uncover truth, village life ...
Time: 1910s, 1940s, year 1947
Place: england, europe, japan, asia, london
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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: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, clever, realistic ...
Plot: sherlock holmes, hypnosis, redemption, private detective, kidnapping, chase, friendship, obsession, investigation, crime, heroic mission, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1890s, victorian era
Place: england, london, europe, 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: feel good, humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: sherlock holmes, private detective, partners, escapades, partners against crime, family, unlikely partners, crimes, animal life, law enforcement, disorder, dishonesty ...
Place: england, europe, 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, realistic, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: murder, sherlock holmes, friendship, rivalry, danger, mastermind, amateur detective, investigation, private detective, adventure, mystery, teenage life ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1870s, victorian era, future ...
Place: england, london, europe, big ben london, egypt
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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, realistic, not serious, clever ...
Plot: farce, private detective, sherlock holmes, actor, parody, mystery, investigation, who done it, disorder, switching roles, fictional reality, 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, serial killer, private detective, prostitute, murder, jack the ripper, deadly, law enforcement, track down, police detective, investigation, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1880s
Place: london, england, europe
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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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: sherlock holmes, private detective, investigation, riddles and clues, mystery, crimes, escapades, crime, mind game, danger, rivalry, partners ...
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending
Plot: sherlock holmes, strangulation, serial killer, murder, private detective, lookalikes, crime, who done it, deadly, law enforcement, investigation, stalking ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: europe, london, england
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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: witty, humorous, clever, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: sherlock holmes, private detective, ballet, monk, memory loss, submarine, mystery, investigation, mastermind, prodigy, journal, palaces castles and temples ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1880s
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, scary, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, sherlock holmes, slasher, mystery, crime, jack the ripper, crimes, track down, deadly, good versus evil, who done it ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s, victorian era, 1880s ...
Place: london, england, 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: tense, scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: sherlock holmes, murder, investigation, curses spells and rituals, nosy, mystery, riddles and clues, who done it, deadly creature, private detective, supernatural, 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: tense, scary, mind bending, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: sherlock holmes, swamp, curse, curses spells and rituals, partners against crime, mystery, deadly creature, riddles and clues, law enforcement, track down, deadly, investigation ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: europe, england
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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, cynical, intellectual, witty, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: riddles and clues, private detective, mind game, hotshot hero, mystery, master villain, verbal byplay, escapades, partners against crime, intelligence, sherlock holmes, detective inspector ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1890s
Place: london, england, europe, paris france, germany ...
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The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Music, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After spending decades living in the shadow of his more famous and successful sibling, Consulting Detective Sigerson Holmes (Wilder) is called upon to help solve a crucial case that leads him on a hilarious trail of false identities, stolen ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, humorous, witty, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sherlock holmes, private detective, amateur detective, mastermind, partners, disorder, deadly, dishonesty, family life, rivalry, investigation, hidden identity ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, victorian era
Place: scotland yard
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The Hound of the Baskervilles (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Sir Charles Baskerville dies on the moor under mysterious circumstances and rumors abound about a demonic hound. When the American heir arrives to take charge, a family friend calls in Holmes and Watson to get to the heart of the mystery.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, scary
Plot: sherlock holmes, curses spells and rituals, deadly, deadly creature, mystery, crime, mysterious character, crimes, riddles and clues, who done it, danger, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: england, europe
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Sherlock Holmes (2010)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Sherlock Holmes and Watson are on the trail of a criminal and scientific mastermind who seems to control monsters and creations which defy belief.
Style: rough, exciting, suspenseful, serious, clever ...
Plot: sherlock holmes, adventure, partners, master criminal, heroes, deadly, private detective, uncover truth, crimes, mystery, who done it, hotshot hero ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s
Place: england, london, europe
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The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Sherlock Holmes and his intrepid companion, Dr. Watson solve the mysteries of the disappearance of Lady Frances Carfax, Thor Bridge, Shoscombe Old Place, the Boscombe Valley, an illustrious client, and a creeping man.
Style: stylized, suspenseful, mind bending, realistic, serious ...
Plot: private detective, sherlock holmes, partners against crime, crime, riddles and clues, danger, who done it, mystery, crimes, multiple suspects, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: england
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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: realistic, humorous, witty, not serious, clever ...
Plot: murder, private detective, sherlock holmes, mystery, down on your luck, crime, misfit partners, goofy hero, who done it, secret agents, nothing goes right, riddles and clues ...
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, realistic, offbeat, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: mental illness, delusion, sherlock holmes, amateur detective, investigation, obsessive quest, dishonesty, power relations, doctors and patients, crimes, love and romance, mystery ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
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: tense, scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: private detective, undercover, ghost, swamp, investigation, sherlock holmes, partners against crime, curses spells and rituals, crimes, crime, who done it, working undercover ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: england, europe
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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: scary, rough, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: private detective, murder, investigation, kidnapping, sherlock holmes, danger, law enforcement, deadly, amateur detective, rescue, crime, mystery ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: england, europe, london
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