What would have happened if Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson had met as schoolboys? Why, the solution is elementary – nothing but adventure! And that's just what director Barry Levinson (Diner, Rain Man, Bandits) gives us in this special effects spectacular that sends the super-sleuth on his very first case! When a plague of bizarre, puzzling murders grip London, young Holmes and his new found friend Watson find themselves unwittingly entangled in the dark mystery. So, "the game is a foot!" And the budding detective is off on an adventure to solve the most amazing case of his most extraordinary career!
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Ratings and Reviews
Critics Consensus: Young Sherlock Holmes is a charming, if unnecessarily flashy, take on the master sleuth.
Exquisite idea, mediocre result, but OK for older kids.
Cast & Crew
- Paramount Pictures
- Action & Adventure
- © 1985 Paramount Pictures Corp. and Amblin Entertainment, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
- English (Stereo, Dolby 5.1)
Dutch (Subtitles), German (Subtitles), Portuguese (Subtitles), Spanish (Subtitles, Stereo)
- Closed captions (CC) refer to subtitles in the available language with the addition of relevant non-dialogue information.