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First Monday Silent Film Series: Sherlock Holmes (1916)


About This Event

Come listen to renowned silent film accompanist Jeff Rapsis as he thrills the audience along with William Gillette (from Hartford CT) the greatest Sherlock Holmes of all-time. Adapted from the 1899 stage play Sherlock Holmes is based on the stories A Scandal in Bohemia, the Final Problem and A Study in Scarlet by Arthur Conan Doyle. Once though lost, the film was rediscovered in 2014.

When a couple of scammers hold young Alice Faulkner against her will to discover the whereabouts of letters whose dissemination could cause a scandal affecting the royal family, Sherlock Holmes decides to take over the case. (Considered lost, a copy was found in 2014, in the vaults of the Cinémathèque Française.)

CAST: William Gillette, Ernest Maupain, Marjorie Kay, Edward Fielding, Stewart Robbins, Hugh Thompson

DIRECTOR: Arthur Berthelet

RUN TIME: 117 min

Event Details

Date & Time: October 7 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Event Cost: $8.50 – $10.50
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Event Venue

Venue Name: Greenfield Garden Cinema
Phone: 413-774-4881
361 Main St.
Greenfield, MA 01301 United States