The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother (1975)

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  • Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother Alternative
  • The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother Alternative


Comedy based on Sherlock Holmes. In London in 1891, Sherlock Holmes delegates to his jealous younger brother, Sigerson, known as Sigi, a blackmail case involving a musical hall artiste going by the name Bessie Bellwood, so that he can work on a related case concerning a stolen state document. Yet the two cases are not unrelated. Sigi enlists the aid of Scotland Yard's Sergeant Orville Sacker, who has a photographic sense of hearing and can reproduce conversations he has heard with great accuracy. They find themselves in battle with the nefarious Moriarty, in a series of escapades involving horse-drawn carriage chases, window ledges, fencing, the music hall, buzzsaws, drugged wine and the opera.

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