Best Episodes Of The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes


The Adventures of Sherlock HolmesThe Adventures of Sherlock Holmes is a TV series starring Jeremy Brett, David Burke, and Rosalie Williams. Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson solve the mysteries of copper beeches, a Greek interpreter, the Norwood builder, a resident…

Release Date: April 1984


10. The Norwood Builder


The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes Season 2 Episode 3Air Date: 8 Sep. 1985
Season 2, Episode 3

When a notorious retired builder is found dead, his recently-named heir is the prime suspect.


9. The Red Headed League


The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes Season 2 Episode 5Air Date: 22 Sep. 1985
Season 2, Episode 5

What seems at first to be a harmless prank played upon a red-headed man is soon revealed to be much more: a sinister scheme devised by the Napoleon of Crime.


8. The Crooked Man


The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes Season 1 Episode 5Air Date: 22 May 1984
Season 1, Episode 5

Col. Barclay is found dead and his wife is arrested for the murder, but Holmes is convinced a missing door key will reveal the true killer.


7. The Naval Treaty


The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes Season 1 Episode 3Air Date: 8 May 1984
Season 1, Episode 3

An unknown thief steals an important naval treaty from a Foreign Office clerk; Sherlock Holmes sets out to find it.


6. The Greek Interpreter


The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes Season 2 Episode 2Air Date: 1 Sep. 1985
Season 2, Episode 2

An unsavory gang kidnaps a Greek interpreter and forces him to relate their demands to an abductee who knows only the Greek tongue.


5. The Dancing Men


The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes Season 1 Episode 2Air Date: 1 May 1984
Season 1, Episode 2

A gentleman is baffled when the childish drawings of little dancing men terrify his American wife. Sherlock Holmes soon discovers why.



4. The Copper Beeches


The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes Season 2 Episode 1Air Date: 25 Aug. 1985
Season 2, Episode 1

Mr. Rucastle’s odd requirements for governess Violet Hunter, such as cutting her hair and wearing certain dresses, alarm her so she seeks Holmes’ advice.


3. The Final Problem


The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes Season 2 Episode 6Air Date: 29 Sep. 1985
Season 2, Episode 6

Holmes and Watson travel to Europe to escape Moriarty’s vengeance.


2. A Scandal in Bohemia


The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes Season 1 Episode 1Air Date: 24 Apr. 1984
Season 1, Episode 1

Sherlock Holmes finds himself evenly matched when he is employed by the King of Bohemia to retrieve an indiscreet photograph from the American actress and singer, Irene Adler.


1. The Speckled Band


The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes Season 1 Episode 6Air Date: 29 May 1984
Season 1, Episode 6

A young woman asks for Holmes’ help when her ill-tempered stepfather moves her into the same room where her sister died under mysterious circumstances.