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Certificate 12A
Robert Downey Jr.
Rachel McAdams
Jude Law
Mark Strong
Eddie Marsan
Kelly Reilly
Guy Ritchie
Michael Robert Johnson
Anthony Peckham
Simon Kinberg
Running Time
128 minutes

Sherlock Holmes
Elementary, my dear Robert Downey Jr.

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Sherlock Holmes

Sherlock Holmes (Downey Jr) and his loyal partner in crime-busting, Dr Watson (Law), find themselves up against the sinister Lord Blackwood (Strong) and his evil, apparently supernatural, plans. It's a situation complicated by the arrival of Holmes' ex-amour, the untrustworthy and dangerous Irene Adler (McAdams)...

A fun, action-packed reintroduction to Conan Doyle's classic characters. Part Two should provide more in the way of scope.

Reviewed by William Thomas

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