The Seven-Per-Cent Solution Movie Review 1976

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Dr. Watson (Duvall) persuades Sherlock Holmes (Nicholson) to meet with Sigmund Freud (Arkin) to cure his cocaine addiction. Holmes and Freud then find themselves teaming up to solve a supposed kidnapping. Adapted by Nicholas Meyer from his own novel. One of the most charming Holmes films; well-cast, intriguing blend of mystery, drama, and fun. Title refers to the solution of cocaine Holmes injects.


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Available on VHS, DVD
Running time 113 minutes.

Cast and Crew

Mystery & Suspense, Historical Detectives, Sherlock Holmes, Comedy Drama
Nicholas Meyer
Alan Arkin, Nicol Williamson, Laurence Olivier, Robert Duvall, Vanessa Redgrave, Joel Grey, Samantha Eggar, Jeremy Kemp, Charles Gray, Regine
Oswald Morris
Herbert Ross
John Addison
Mark Huffam, Herbert Ross

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