Sherlock Holmes in Washington
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Sherlock Holmes in Washington
One of the silliest and most unbelievable of the Universal Sherlock Holmes series, Sherlock Holmes in Washington is also undeniably one of the most enjoyable. The story gets under way when an Allied spy (an unbilled Gerald Hamer, one of this series' "regulars") smuggles a valuable piece of microfilm into the U.S. The film is hidden in a matchbook cover that passes through several hands, ultimately ending up in the possession of Washington, D.C., socialite Nancy Partridge (Marjorie Lord). Brought to Washington from London to help locate the missing film, Sherlock Holmes (Basil… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Even though it's far from believable, it's still one of the most enjoyable in the series."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"It's a fun movie, with a clever premise and the usual dependable performances by Rathbone and Bruce."
‑ Michael W. Phillips, Jr., Goatdog's Movies
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