[From The Hound of the Baskervilles (dir. Sidney Lanfield, 1939).]
“Here, try some of these sardines”: Sherlock Holmes (Basil Rathbone) offers Dr. Watson (Nigel Bruce) a bite to eat. These sardines have cinematic reality only: there are no sardines in the novel’s stone hut, only tinned peaches and tongue.
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Dr. Watson’s prose, however
Wednesday, September 14, 2016
By Michael Leddy at 1:58 PM