The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother
The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother (1975)

When famed detective Sherlock Holmes leaves the country, his older brother Sigerson Holmes picks up the slack in this mystery-comedy. With the help of some strange assistants, Sigerson ineptly attempts to outsmart the nefarious Professor… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: April 4, 2006
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Charles Cassady
Common Sense Media

Good-natured Sherlock spoof with some dirty-joke humor.

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Mark Bourne

...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....

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Phil Hubbs
A classic cast line up including Feldman, Wilder, DeLuise, Kinnear and Le Mesurier unfortunately can't quite save this brilliantly original wacky tale… More
The Shrewlord
Well meaning and occasionally funny comedy from Gene Wilder delivering a slighltly disappointing sub-Mel Brooks experience. The musical interludes don't… More
AJ Verser
A very funny spoof of Sherlock Holmes. There are a couple of awkward moments, but overall, it's very funny. Plus, Wilder directs this one.
Alice Smith
There's something inexplicably sweet in the foolishness of this film. I could try to explain it, but I'm afraid that would be like dissecting a… More
Tim Salmons
If this had been a Mel Brooks' film, it might have been a lot funnier.