Sherlock Holmes is said to be the world's favourite character for English-language films.[1]

Silent Films

  • Sherlock Holmes Baffled (1900)
  • Adventures of Sherlock Holmes; or, Held for Ransom (1905)
  • Arsène Lupin contra Sherlock Holmes (1910)
  • A Study in Scarlet (1914)
  • Der Hund von Baskerville (1914)
  • The Valley of Fear (1916)
  • Sherlock Holmes (1916)
  • Sherlock Holmes (1922)
  • Der Hund von Baskerville (1929)

1931 film series (UK)

  • The Sleeping Cardinal (1931)
  • The Missing Rembrandt (1932)
  • The Sign of Four: Sherlock Holmes' greatest case (1932)
  • The Triumph of Sherlock Holmes (1935)
  • Silver Blaze (1937)

Sherlock Holmes (1939 film series)

Starring Basil Rathbone as Sherlock Holmes and Nigel Bruce as John Watson.

Guy Ritchie films

Other films


  1. A Sherlock Holmes Handbook, Christopher Redmond, (1993), page 164.

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