Young Sherlock Holmes

1985, PG-13, 109 min. Directed by Barry Levinson. Starring Susan Fleetwood, Anthony Higgins, Sophie Ward, Alan Cox, Nicholas Rowe, Freddie Jones.

REVIEWED By Marjorie Baumgarten, Thu., Jan. 16, 2003

Sherlock Holmes is the original Spy Kid in this Chris Columbus-penned story about the master sleuth as a youth. The more one knows about Holmes lore, the more the film's foreshadowings of future cases will be evident. Set in a boys boarding school, the film's imaginings about the life of the young detective are quite entertaining.

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KEYWORDS FOR THIS FILM

Young Sherlock Holmes, Barry Levinson, Susan Fleetwood, Anthony Higgins, Sophie Ward, Alan Cox, Nicholas Rowe, Freddie Jones

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