The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes1970

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The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes
Directed by:
Billy Wilder

Starring Robert Stephens, Colin Blakely, Christopher Lee, Tamara Toumanova, Clive Revill and Irene Handl, "The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes" (also known as "Vita privata di Sherlock Holmes", "Privatleben des Sherlock Holmes, Das") is a Comedy/Drama/Mystery film directed by Billy Wilder, released in the USA on October 29 of 1970.

Everyone knows about the lightning-quick mind, the dazzling wit, the magnifying glass. But what about the little glass vials he so cunningly kept hidden. And what about the security blunder that almost cost the British Empire its navy. And what about the woman who spent the night with him. [USA Theatrical]

Who is the director of "The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes":

The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes was directed by Billy Wilder, a writer, director, and producer.

Before making The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes, Billy Wilder had directed The Fortune Cookie, released in 1966, Kiss Me, Stupid (1964), Irma la Douce (1963), One, Two, Three (1961), The Apartment (1960), and Some Like It Hot (1959). Since, he directed Avanti!, released in 1972, The Front Page (1974), Fedora (1978), Buddy Buddy (1981).

When was "The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes" released:

The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes was first released on Thursday, October 29, 1970, in the United States.. This was forty-eight (48) years ago.

It has been released on Thursday, December 03, 1970 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, July 16, 2003 in France; Monday, June 21, 1976 in Germany and on Saturday, March 13, 1971 in Japan.

What is the casting of "The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes":

At the casting of The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes we find Robert Stephens, previously seen in The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (1969) and Romeo and Juliet (1968); Colin Blakely (Alfred the Great (1969), The Vengeance of She (1968)); Christopher Lee (Julius Caesar (1970), Taste the Blood of Dracula (1970)) [ more... ]

    What is the Storyline of "The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes":

    The film is divided into two separate, unequal stories. In the shorter of the two, Holmes is approached by a famous Russian ballerina, Madame Petrova (Tamara Toumanova), who proposes that they conceive a child together, one who she hopes will inherit her physique and his intellect. Holmes manages to extricate himself by claiming that Watson is his lover, much to the doctor's embarrassment. (Holmes is not known to have had any relations with women, whereas Watson has, having been married in the canonical [...]

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