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FILM DETAILS Certificate 12A Cast Robert Downey Jr. Rachel McAdams Jude Law Mark Strong Eddie Marsan Kelly Reilly Directors Guy Ritchie Screenwriters Michael Robert Johnson Anthony Peckham Simon Kinberg Running Time 128 minutes
Sherlock Holmes Elementary, my dear Robert Downey Jr.
Plot 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)... Verdict 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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