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Sherlock Holmes in Washington1943

Sherlock Holmes in Washington (1943)





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In this film, an Allied spy smuggles a valuable piece of microfilm into the US. The film is hidden in a matchbook cover that passes through several hands. Brought to Washington from London to help locate the missing film, Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson attempt to outsmart the Axis villains.

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Basil Rathbone
as Sherlock Holmes
Nigel Bruce
as Dr. John H. Watson
Marjorie Lord
as Nancy Partridge
Henry Daniell
as William Easter
George Zucco
as Stanley
John Archer
as Lt. Peter Merriam
Gavin Muir
as Bart Lang
Edmund MacDonald
as Detective Lt. Grogan
Holmes Herbert
as Mr. Ahrens
Thurston Hall
as Sen. Henry Babcock
Hillary Brooke
as Sally Musgrave
Gilbert Emery
as Sir Henry Marchmont
Mary Gordon
as Mrs. Hudson
Gerald Hamer
as John Grayson/Alfred Pettibone
Ian Wolfe
as Antique Store Clerk
Dennis Hoey
as Insp. Lestra
Margaret Seddon
as Miss Pringle
Arthur Margetson
as Dr. Sexton
Mary Forbes
as Alfred Pettibone's Mother
Milburn Stone
as Capt. Vickerv
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Critic Reviews for Sherlock Holmes in Washington

All Critics (2)

Even though it's far from believable, it's still one of the most enjoyable in the series.

December 29, 2009 | Rating: B+ | Full Review…

It's a fun movie, with a clever premise and the usual dependable performances by Rathbone and Bruce.

May 2, 2006 | Rating: 3.5/5 | Full Review…

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