In this period inspired movie, the Great Detective against that “Napoleon of Crime,” Professor Moriarty. Moriarty has aligned himself with the Nazis and has dedicated himself to stealing a top-secret bombsight. Racing against the clock, Holmes and Dr. Watson must prevent Moriarty from getting his mitts on the precious secret weapon. Based on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes stories, 14 films were released between 1939 and 1946. Although the first films in the series were set in the Victorian era, Universal Studios updated the films to the Second World War era.
British actors Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce play Holmes and Dr. John Watson, respectively.
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