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
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.