A series of fourteen films based on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes stories were released between 1939 and 1946; the British actors Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce played Holmes and Dr. John Watson.
List of all Sherlock Holmes movies
Basil Rathbone Sherlock Holmes films
Charly Chan, Edgar Wallace, Agatha Christie ec. Filme
"Here dwell together still two men of note / Who never lived and so can never die / ... / Here, though the world explode, these two survive, / And it is always eighteen ninety-five." — Vincent Starrett, from 221B