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The Real Sherlock Holmes (2012)

Not Rated | | Documentary | TV Movie 11 June 2012
Sherlock Holmes is the most adapted literary character in history, with millions of fans worldwide. But who is Sherlock Holmes, and how has the ever-popular detective influenced modern-day crime-solving, espionage and even space travel?

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Gary Lang

Writer:

Gary Lang
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Mark Gatiss ... Himself
Marvin Minsky Marvin Minsky ... Himself
Steven Doyle Steven Doyle ... Himself - Author
Arthur Conan Doyle ... Himself (archive footage) (as Sir Arthur Conan Doyle)
Nick Utechin Nick Utechin ... Himself (as Nicholas Utechin)
Matthew Sweet Matthew Sweet ... Himself
Scott Brown Scott Brown ... Himself - Writter / Critic
E.J. Wagner E.J. Wagner ... Herself - Author
Garry Lawrence Garry Lawrence ... Himself
David R. Fowler David R. Fowler ... Himself
Renata Dziak Renata Dziak ... Herself
Jackie Osmond Jackie Osmond ... Herself
Scot Filer Scot Filer ... Himself
Fred Pinnock Fred Pinnock ... Himself
Vaughan Wilson Vaughan Wilson ... Himself (as General Samuel Wilson)
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Sherlock Holmes is the most adapted literary character in history, with millions of fans worldwide. But who is Sherlock Holmes, and how has the ever-popular detective influenced modern-day crime-solving, espionage and even space travel?

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Genres:

Documentary

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »
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Official Sites:

Official site

Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 June 2012 (Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

Az igazi Sherlock Holmes See more »

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Color:

Color | Black and White (archive footage)

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1 / (high definition)
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