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By Scott Monty | Covering the intersection of popular culture and the world of Sherlock Holmes.
Sherlock Holmes is a singular character in more ways than one. It is hard to think of another imaginary figure who has so blurred the distinction …Cold Cases
Exhibits Development Group (EDG), St. Paul, MN, and Ace Hotel Downtown Los Angeles, CA, announce the presentation of the celebrated 1916 silent film, …Movies
A new transparency report links Rakhat Aliyev, the former son-in-law of Kazakhstan’s dictator, to a famed Baker Street address in London.
Jagshemash, the game’s afoot. The home of the world’s most famous fictional detective may be owned by the deceased number-two secret policeman of Kazakhstan. A …Kazakhstan
As part of the preparation for the October 20 release of the DVD and Blu-ray and to celebrate William Gillette's birthday (b. July …Trailers
Reading, discussing, and writing about Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s mystery classic, A Study in Scarlet.
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The acclaimed British actor talks about playing a 93-year-old Sherlock Holmes, serving as grand marshal to New York City's gay pride march and his Lord of the Rings tattoo.
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This is FRESH AIR. I'm Terry Gross. Our guest, British actor Ian McKellen, is …Ian McKellen
For a man said to possess neither the appetite nor the skills required for human connection, Sherlock Holmes has, in most of his incarnations, enjoyed a solid support system, haters included. Well, forget that: The team and the haters are all gone in Bill Condon's bittersweetly revisionist Mr. …Ian McKellen
Even plucked from his gas-lit Victorian milieu, stripped of his familiar costume, of his chronicler Dr. Watson and even of his memories, the strength of Arthur Conan Doyle’s supremely rational creation is that he is still always recognizably Sherlock Holmes.
In the present-day London of BBC’s …News (Canada)
Ian McKellan plays Sherlock Holmes in "Mr. Holmes." (Provided by Roadside Attractions)
In "Mr. Holmes," one of literature's great minds is in decline. …Ian McKellen
The BBC show starring Benedict Cumberbatch; the CBS series starring Lucy Liu and Jonny Lee Miller; the Guy Ritchie movies starring Robert Downey Jr.: …
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It is a mystery that would test the skills of the famous literary detective himself: who owns 221B Baker Street?Billed as the “world’s most famous …United Kingdom
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BEDFORD TOWNSHIP — After 128 years, Sherlock Holmes remains a staple of popular culture, either as a master …Sherlock Holmes
With Mr. Holmes in theaters this Friday, staff writer Zack Ruskin explores why we never tire of seeing our favorite sleuth on screens of all …
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Within a few pages of meeting him in A Study in Scarlet, Watson describes his new friend Sherlock Holmes as having no interest in philosophy or social …
“Mr. Holmes,” a mild and minor bit of revisionist Sherlockiana, imagines the world’s greatest detective in his dotage, retired to a picturesque rural spot on the English coast where he tends to bees and fading memories. It’s 1947, and Holmes is in his 90s. Dr. Watson is long gone, and it turns out …Ian McKellen
Largest ever collection of new Sherlock Holmes stories will raise money to restore Conan Doyles house
60 authors will contribute to the anthology and all royalties will go towards renovating Undershaw the former home of Sherlock Holmes author Arthur …Sherlock Holmes
More than 70 amazing actors have played Sherlock Holmes. Each of them has played Holmes in their own unique style.
Which on-screen Sherlock Holmes is …Sherlock Holmes
"a connoisseur and collector" [ILLU]
Glen Miranker, BSI, 2s ("The Origin of Tree Worship") is one of the foremost Sherlockian and Doylean collectors …Sherlock Holmes
With Mr. Holmes, filmmaker Bill Condon returns to the greatness of Gods and Monsters (1998) and Kinsey (2004). It is also one of the very best films of …Movies
"a dark, handsome, clear-cut face" [CHAS]
Roger Rees, the dashing Welsh actor who charmed American audiences in Cheers and The West Wing, has died in …Sherlock Holmes
Editor's Note: The release of "Mr. Holmes" starring Ian McKellen left us thinking here at Word & Film about all of the various incarnations of Sherlock Holmes. The British detective made his first appearance in 1887 at the hands of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Over the past 120-plus years, the character …Sherlock Holmes
Daniel Stashower, a member of the Baker Street Irregulars, is the author of “Teller of Tales: The Life of Arthur Conan Doyle.”
THE GREAT DETECTIVE
The Amazing Rise and Immortal Life of Sherlock Holmes
By Zach Dundas
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.
320 pp. $26
Is there anything left to say about Sherlock …Sherlock Holmes
This isn’t Steven Moffat’s first Comic-Con. The man behind two of the BBC’s most famous exports—Doctor Who and Sherlock—is a pretty regular fixture inside San Diego’s Hall H. But this year, with back-to-back panels and without the squeal-inducing distraction of his idolized leading men, Benedict …Steven Moffat
"as English in sympathy and tradition as you and I are" [NOBL]
Traditionalists should be rejoicing right about now.
We've long known that the Sherlock …