The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother
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The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother
Comic actor Gene Wilder made his debut as a writer and director in this period comedy in which he plays Sigerson Holmes, the older bother of famous detective Sherlock Holmes. For years, Sigerson has been living in his little brother's shadow, and he is convinced that he must constantly prove his superiority to his brother in all things at all times. Of course, he often fails, but one can't argue with his determination. In this story, Sherlock (Douglas Wilmer) and his faithful assistant, Watson (Thorley Walters), are called away from England on an assignment, and Sherlock asks Sigerson… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Good-natured Sherlock spoof with some dirty-joke humor."
‑ Charles Cassady, Common Sense Media
"...the daisy-chain of prop gags, slide-whistle humor, and blackout sketches merge sometimes uneasily with the romantic and mystery-thriller components. What glues it together, barely, is the talented cast in fine form...."
‑ Mark Bourne, DVDJournal.com
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