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Young Sherlock Holmes
Before a lifetime of adventure, they had the adventure of a lifetime.
Based On: Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Directed By: Barry Levinson
Released: December 4, 1985
Runtime: 109 minutes
Language: English

Young Sherlock Holmes is a 1985 mystery/adventure film directed by Barry Levinson, based on characters by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. The movie depicts a young Sherlock Holmes and John Watson meeting and solving a mystery together at a boarding school.


Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson meet as boys in an English Boarding school. Holmes is known for his deductive ability even as a youth, amazing his classmates with his abilities. When they discover a plot to murder a series of British business men by an Egyptian cult, they move to stop it.

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