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The Master Blackmailer (Granada)
For years, a blackmailer has been preying on the weaknesses of others throughout London. When Holmes hears of the utter misery this mystery man is creating, he adopts a campaign to thwart his evil scheming. The campaign astonishes Dr. Watson by its strangeness and finds Holmes falling in love. Jeremy Paul Arthur Conan Doyle.
It is one of 13 stories in the cycle collected as The Return of Sherlock Holmes and was published in According to William S. Baring-Gould 's timeline of the Sherlock Holmes canon, the events of "Milverton" occurred in Milverton is "the king of blackmailers". Holmes resolves to recover the letters by whatever means necessary, as Milverton has placed himself outside the bounds of morality. Holmes visits Milverton's Hampstead house, disguised as a plumber , in order to learn the plan of the house and Milverton's daily routine.
With Jeremy Brett, Edward Hardwicke, Robert Hardy, Norma West. Holmes and Watson attempt to break the grip of a ruthless blackmailer of their clients.
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The Master Blackmailer seems to be one of the most liked--and the most loathed--episodes of the Granada Sherlock Holmes series. I personally love it. In fact, you wouldn't be reading this if it wasn't for The Master Blackmailer , because this episode stirred my interest in Jeremy Brett the actor himself, aside from his Holmes and thereby inspired me to create The Brettish Empire. Why is TMB so controversial? Two words: "The Kiss.