Articles Tagged 'Sherlock Holmes'

‘Sherlock’ – ‘The Abominable Bride’ (Photo: BBC)

‘Sherlock': 10 Things You May Not Know About ‘The Abominable Bride’

Note: spoilers. When your favourite fact-checking detective turns out to be entertaining his theories about the possible resurrection of his nemesis Moriarty by taking a mental trip into the past (or the future) using a potentially lethal cocktail of drugs, picking out the various references and idiosyncrasies along the way is a potential minefield. Some […]

Martin Freeman and Benedict Cumberbatch in ‘Sherlock: The Abominable Bride’ (Photo: BBC)

WATCH: New BBC Trailer for ‘Sherlock: The Abominable Bride’

Before we watch this, let’s go through the checklist of things one would need to see in a trailer for the Sherlock Victorian special in order to be reassured that setting the entire series back over 100 years into the past wasn’t a great way of making everything that is wonderful about it vanish in […]

Personality Quiz: Which Sherlock Holmes are You?

You’d think that there would be very little room for gradations of personality in a character as well-defined as Sherlock Holmes. He has his foibles—his violin, that stern intellect—and his inability to deal with people on a human level. Surely one Sherlock is just like any other? Not according to the startling array of Holmeses […]

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WATCH: Sir Ian McKellen Shines as the Aging Sherlock Holmes

That British sleuth Sherlock Holmes has been brought to the screen in many different incarnations, but the latest portrayal, in the film Mr. Holmes starring Sir Ian McKellen, is markedly different in that it shows him as a deteriorating 93-year-old reclusive gent in retirement on the south coast of England. Sir Ian sees his Sherlock […]

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WATCH: New ‘Mr. Holmes’ Trailer Reveals Unsolved Case

Mr. Holmes hits U.S. theaters on July 17, and we have a new trailer. There have been times that a film rolls out photo after photo, and a teaser trailer, and then another trailer, building up to the release, and you’re like, “Really? I know the whole story now,” but this isn’t one of the […]

‘Mr. Holmes’ Photocall – 65th Berlinale International Film Festival

WATCH: Sir Ian McKellen Stars in New ‘Mr. Holmes’ Trailer

Why hello, Sir. We’re always happy to see new news about Sir Ian McKellen, particularly when it pertains to his forthcoming role as the sly sleuth Sherlock Holmes. We’ve already had a first look at two teaser trailers for Mr. Holmes, which stars McKellen as the semi-retired detective winding down to enjoy his later years […]

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Biggest Sherlock Holmes Exhibition in Over 60 Years Opens in London

Unfortunately, we’ve still got a ways to go until the next season of Sherlock airs. To tide us over, luckily, the Museum of London is opening its most comprehensive exhibition to date on the famed detective in over 60 years on Friday (October 17). In addition to other rare original artifacts, the “Genesis of Sherlock Holmes” section […]

A Study in Scarlet – Sherlock Holmes

‘Sherlock’ Fans Turn Detective To Find Missing Film

From the earliest days of cinema, film-makers have been adapting the adventures of Sherlock Holmes. And the sad truth is that not all of them have survived the passage of time. According to the British Film Institute, there’s one particular portrayal of Holmes that no one has laid eyes on for decades, and they’re hoping […]

‘Sherlock’ and his deerstalker

Now You Can Own A Sherlock Holmes Tweed Deerstalker

While thousands of people have spent this morning queuing for tickets to see Benedict Cumberbatch play Hamlet at London’s Barbican theater next year, news has emerged of a Sherlock-related purchase that may prove to be equally popular in time, but far less restricted, geographically speaking. This fall, the Museum of London launches its own Sherlock […]

Dumford Street ‘Sherlock Holmes’ quotes, Plymouth, Devon

PHOTOS: The Sidewalk ‘Sherlock Holmes’ Quotes of Plymouth

There are many architectural and artistic tributes to Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and Sherlock Holmes. The tiles on the wall of Baker Street Tube station show a profile of the detective complete with deerstalker and pipe, for example, and there’s a statue of Holmes up on the pavement outside. But in Plymouth, down in the […]

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