The Hound of the Baskervilles Reviews

June 4, 2004
Many actors have tried, but none has surpassed Basil Rathbone's embodiment of Sherlock Holmes.
May 9, 2018
The cinema has never yet done justice to Sherlock Holmes.
December 15, 2010
Family-friendly Sherlock classic still a critical favorite.
January 2, 2010
It was the first in the long-running Basil Rathbone-Nigel Bruce teaming in the Sherlock Holmes series.
April 6, 2006
Creative license aside, this film triumphs because it belongs enduringly to Basil Rathbone.
April 6, 2006
MPI's DVD release of the 1939 Rathbone-Bruce Hound gives us a print that's almost too good to be true.
October 18, 2005
June 23, 2005
February 27, 2005
Plenty of foggy atmosphere.
May 1, 2004
The stories, set in their proper Victorian Age, provide ample evidence as to why Rathbone and Bruce became so associated with their roles.
March 5, 2004
Great mystery, sparked by superbly cast stars
February 10, 2004
December 11, 2003
A bit more Hollywood than Arthur Conan Doyle might have envisioned, but darned entertaining nonetheless.
August 14, 2003
Famous for Rathbone-Bruce debut, but lacking in atmosphere.