Mon, 15 November 2010
On radio and in the movies, Basil Rathbone WAS Sherlock Holmes.
He played the part from 1939 to 1946, appearing in hundreds of radio shows and fourteen movies.
Along with Nigel Bruce as Dr. Watson, here's Basil Rathbone in The Unfortunate Tobacconist, which originally aired on April 30, 1945.
Direct download: B26sherlockholmes450430unfortunatetobacconist2641.mp3
Category:oldtimeradio -- posted at: 10:30pm CDT