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The strange case of the end of civilisation as we know it

Author: Jack HobbsJoe McGrathJohn CleeseHumphrey BarclayArthur LoweAll authors
Publisher: West Long Branch, NJ : White Star, [2003]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Unlike his grandfather, a descendant of Sherlock Holmes succeeds only in bungling every job he organizes. He plans to capture Moriarty before he gains control of the world. From then on nothing goes right.
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Genre/Form: Comedy films
Drama
Feature films
Fiction films
Parody films
Named Person: Sherlock Holmes; Moriarty, Professor (Fictitious character); Sherlock Holmes; Moriarty, Professor (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jack Hobbs; Joe McGrath; John Cleese; Humphrey Barclay; Arthur Lowe; Stratford Johns; Joss Ackland; Denholm Elliott; Ron Moody; Connie Booth; Ivor Slaney; Rusty Coppleman; Ken Higgins; Shearwater Films.; London Weekend Television (Firm); White Star Video.
ISBN: 0769716636 9780769716633 076978495X 9780769784953
OCLC Number: 52724203
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 1977.
Also issued as part of the box set: The John Cleese comedy collection.
Credits: Music, Ivor Slaney ; editor, Rusty Coppleman ; director of photography, Ken Higgins.
Cast: John Cleese, Arthur Lowe, Stratford Johns, Joss Ackland, Denholm Elliott, Ron Moody, Connie Booth.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (55 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, full screen, Dolby digital.
Other Titles: John Cleese comedy collection.
Strange case of the end of civilization as we know it
Responsibility: a Shearwater Films production in association with London Weekend Television ; screenplay by Jack Hobbs, Joseph McGrath, John Cleese ; producer, Humphrey Barclay ; director, Joseph McGrath.

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Unlike his grandfather, a descendant of Sherlock Holmes succeeds only in bungling every job he organizes. He plans to capture Moriarty before he gains control of the world. From then on nothing goes right.

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