Taglines: Before a lifetime of adventure, they had the adventure of a lifetime.
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.
Young Sherlock Holmes (also titled as Young Sherlock Holmes and the Pyramid of Fear) is a 1985 American mystery adventure film directed by Barry Levinson and written by Chris Columbus, based on the characters created 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.
Young Sherlock Holmes (1985)
Directed by: Barry Levinson
Starring: Nicholas Rowe, Alan Cox, Sophie Ward, Susan Fleetwood, Freddie Jones, Nigel Stock, Roger Ashton-Griffiths, Earl Rhodes
Screenplay by: Chris Columbus
Production Design by: Norman Reynolds
Cinematography by: Stephen Goldblatt
Film Editing by: Stu Linder
Costume Design by: Raymond Hughes
Set Decoration by: Michael Ford
Art Direction by: Charles Bishop, Bruce Broughton
Music by: Bruce Broughton
Distributed by: Paramount Pictures
Release Date: December 4, 1985