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William Gillette Restored To Life On Film

Before Basil Rathbone, Jeremy Brett, Robert Downey Jr., Benedict Cumberbatch and Jonny Lee Miller there was Hartford's William Gillette.

Perhaps the …


Conan Doyle Estate Sues Mr. Holmes

"the relentless threat" [VALL]

Well, they're at it again.

The Conan Doyle Estate, Ltd. - that business entity that takes responsibility for the …


San Francisco Silent Film Festival: William Gillette and the Making of SHERLOCK HOLMES

by Thomas Gladysz

William Gillette was not the first actor to play Sherlock Holmes on film—that honor goes to the anonymous lead of a brief …


Conan Doyle Estate Sues Mr. Holmes

"the relentless threat" [VALL]

Well, they're at it again.

The Conan Doyle Estate, Ltd. - that business entity that takes responsibility for the …


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Sherlock Holmes Creator’s Estate Sues Miramax Over Ian McKellan’s ‘Mr. Holmes’

The estate of Sherlock Holmes author Arthur Conan Doyle has sued Miramax, Roadside Attractions and director Bill Condon, claiming that the upcoming …

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Born on This Day: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

"he had created a local hero" [VALL]

On May 22, 1859, Arthur Igantius Conan Doyle was born to Charles and Mary (Foley) Doyle in Edinburgh, …

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Judge Andrew Peck on TAR (Technology-Assisted Review)

Westminster Libraries & Archives: Sherlock Holmes 50th anniversary exhibition

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Watch Sherlock Hound: Hayao Miyazaki’s Animated, Steampunk Take on Sherlock Holmes

With such majestic, painstakingly crafted films as Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind, My Neighbor Totoro, and Princess Mononoke, Hayao Miyazaki has made …

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New group focuses on Holmes' archenemy

Since his creation in 1887, Sherlock Holmes has inspired countless fans. The U.S. alone hosts dozens, if not hundreds, of groups devoted to the …

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5 Conan Doyle Characters Sherlock Should Introduce Next

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Sherlock has portrayed many characters from the original Doyle canon very well so far: staying faithful to the spirit of the …

The 1916 William Gillette "Sherlock Holmes" Is Available for Order on Blu-ray

"the torture of anticipation" [3GAB]

Last October, we helped break the news that the 1916 film Sherlock Holmes starring William Gillette had been …


15 Curious Facts About Sherlock Holmes and the Sherlockian Subculture

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The Great Detective: The Amazing Rise and Immortal Life of Sherlock Holmes is a sprightly, riveting exploration of Sherlock …

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The Sherlock Holmes Exhibition Catalogue is Here

"the adequate cataloguing of one of those cabinets" [3GAR]

Did you manage to make it to London between October 2014 and April 2015? Neither did we. …


A Study in Fitzroy - Inspiration for a Canonical Character

There were "some hundreds" of men named Henry Baker, according to "The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle", but how many Fitzroy McPhersons would you …


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#WisdomWednesday "It is better to learn wisdom late than never to learn it at all." - Sir Arthur Conan Doyle pic.twitter.com/WLqWvDQap0

Mothers in the Sherlock Holmes Stories

"by the memory of your dear mother" [GLOR]

A happy Mother's Day to all of the Sherlockian mothers out there. Parental figures in the Sherlock Holmes …

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Could THIS Possibly Be The First Photo of Sherlock Holmes 3?

Sherlock Holmes, known by generations as the best detective that Scotland Yard had ever worked with. The detective was created, if you didn't know, …


May 4, 1891

"It is with a heavy heart that I take up my pen" [FINA]

The date of May 4 typically means melancholy for anyone who has read "The Final Problem," the …

Sherlock 221b Notebooks

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If you don't have the memory of Sherlock Holmes, at least you can jot down notes in notebooks that feature his address!

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Sherlock Holmes on DVD -- comprehensive list in Sherlock Holmes Forum

What Sherlock Holmes is available on disk or other formats?

Note: This is not intended as a list of all Holmes in film or television. Some unavailable …


Where Would Dr. Lysander Starr Have Done His Banking?? | The Fourth Garrideb - Numismatics of Sherlock Holmes

“By the way, it is curious that you should have come from Topeka. I used to have a correspondent – he is dead now – old Dr. Lysander Starr, who was


First-hand evidence: William Gillette’s restored 1916 Sherlock Holmes | Sight & Sound

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In Bill Condon’s charming Mr. Holmes, scheduled for a UK release in June, Holmes pshaws the expectation that he’d be sporting a …

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San Francisco Film Fest: Ian McKellan and Bill Condon Reunite on 'Mr. Holmes'

By Meredith Brody | Thompson on Hollywood April 27, 2015 at 6:03PM

Bill Condon and Ian McKellan's reunion on film "Mr. Holmes" will please both the …

Thousands turn up to Sherlock exhibition to meet star Benedict Cumberbatch

The crowd surges, there’s an explosion of camera flashes and teenage girls scream their idol’s name.

Not Harry, or Zayn, or even Justin. The man …

Sherlock Holmes and the Voice of Terror (1942)

According to the publicity department, in 1942 Universal Pictures closed a $300,000 deal with the estate of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle to make a series …