The Hound of the Baskervilles (1921 film)
|The Hound of the Baskervilles|
|Directed by||Maurice Elvey|
|Written by||Arthur Conan Doyle (novel)
William J. Elliott
|Distributed by||Stoll Pictures (UK)
The Hound of the Baskervilles is a 1921 British mystery film directed by Maurice Elvey and starring Eille Norwood, Catina Campbell and Rex McDougall. It is based on the Sherlock Holmes novel The Hound of the Baskervilles by Arthur Conan Doyle. It was made by Stoll Pictures, Britain's largest film company at the time.
- Eille Norwood - Sherlock Holmes
- Catina Campbell - Beryl Ducerne Stapleton
- Rex McDougall - Sir Henry Baskerville
- Lewis Gilbert - Roger Stapleton Baskerville
- Hubert Willis - Dr. Watson
- Allan Jeayes - Dr. James Mortimer
- Fred Raynham - Barrymore, the Butler
- Miss Walker - Mrs. Barrymore
- Madame d'Esterre - Mrs. Hudson
- Robert Vallis - Selden
Allmovie noted that the film sticks closely to the original story, but "doesn't even come close to the definitive 1939 talkie starring Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce -- for one thing, there are far too many title cards -- but it still has its moments, mostly involving moody shots of the moors." 
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- Janiss Garza. "The Hound of the Baskervilles (1920) - Maurice Elvey - Synopsis, Characteristics, Moods, Themes and Related - AllMovie". AllMovie.
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