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Fox Sets ‘Houdini & Doyle’ for 2016 Debut with Stars Michael Weston & Stephen Mangan

Fox is saying “abracadabra” to David Shore’s supernatural adventure series “Houdini & Doyle” with ten episodes set to debut next year on the …


Celebrating Father's Day with Sherlock Holmes

"I had the story from my father" [HOUN]

From the relationship between Arthur Conan Doyle and Charles Altamont Doyle to the various fathers and father …

Father's Day

Alex Reviews Mr Holmes – There’s No Sh*t In This Sherlock

FilmNation Entertainment/Miramax/Roadside AttractionsRating: ★★Central to Mr Holmes, an exploration of the twilight years of Arthur Conan Doyle’s …


The 10 Best Film/TV Sherlock Holmes

The very first Sherlock Holmes story was published in 1887, and it wasn’t long before he captured the public’s imagination on page, stage, and later, …

Mr. Holmes - A First Review

"an admirable screen" [HOUN]

From the tweeted still images, to the multiple trailers, to countless interviews, Mr. Holmes is finally here. And it was …

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The 200th Anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo

"At Waterloo we were fortunate" [SPEC]

Two hundred years ago today, British and Prussian forces led by the Duke of Wellington defeated French forces …


Sherlock Holmes - Autograph Manuscript Page of "The Hound of the Baskervilles"

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Baker Street Granada Studios

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A Study in Sand Red

'The Great Detective': Interview With Author Zach Dundas

In just the past five years, Sherlock Holmes has once again become a worldwide sensation

There are few character in modern fiction as prolific as …

Sherlock Holmes through the ages, in pictures

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Mr Holmes

Sir Ian McKellen is a pleasure to watch as an elderly Sherlock Holmes, though the drama isn't as compelling as it might have been

In a poll of things …

The Movie Waffler

Thanks to the Guy Ritchie movies and the contemporary set BBC series, Sherlock Holmes, arguably the most well known fictional character of all time …


John Noble To Play Sherlock Holmes' Father On Elementary

One of Elementary's biggest mysteries may have just been solved! At the end of the Season 3 finale, Watson informed Sherlock that his father was …

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“Let's talk about genre”: Neil Gaiman and Kazuo Ishiguro in conversation

The two literary heavyweights talk about the politics of storytelling, the art of the swordfight and why dragons are good for the economy.Kazuo

The Movie Waffler

A retired Sherlock Holmes attempts to correct the details of his final case.

Review by Eric Hillis

Directed by: Bill Condon

Starring: Ian McKellen, …


The televisual Sherlock: The role that made Benedict Cumberbatch a star drove another actor insane

Before Benedict Cumberbatch there was Jeremy Brett, defined by Holmes, and maybe, in part, killed by Holmes

For a mad second, I thought the mob would tear Benedict Cumberbatch to pieces. Bodies surged forward with the tidal force of a marathon start while the actor sat on a low stage with a …

Benedict Cumberbatch

What Is Big Ben?

It's one of the most instantly recognisable landmarks in the world, but it's also one of the hardest to name correctly. Tour guides, Londoners and …

Big Ben

Mr. Gaiman, what's the BSI like? Do you all plot...

Neil Gaiman

April 2nd, 2015 at 11:44PM

lego-joker asked: Mr. Gaiman, what's the BSI like? Do you all plot world domination behind those doors? Also - …

When Arthur Conan Doyle Tried Solving a Real Mystery

Image Credit: Wikimedia Commons/PD-1923On September 1, 1907, the New York Times wrote:It looks as if Sir Arthur Conan Doyle will eventually come to be …

Arthur Conan Doyle

The Adventure of the Shrinking Public Domain by Elizabeth Rosenblatt

Several scholars have explored the boundaries of intellectual property protection for literary characters. Using as a case study the history of …

Public Domain

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 …

Guided Walking Tours in Brighton and Sussex

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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