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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12A
Cast
Robert Downey Jr
Jude Law
Noomi Rapace
Jared Harris
Stephen Fry
Directors
Guy Ritchie
Screenwriters
Running Time
128 minutes

Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows
The swinging detective


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Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows

Plot
As a spate of anarchist bombings rips through Europe, Holmes (Downey Jr.) intercepts a letter that leads him to a mysterious gypsy girl (Rapace) and the brilliant Professor Moriarty (Harris). Meanwhile, Watson (Law) endeavours to get married...


Verdict
A sequel confident in what it's about - bigger, better, funnier, without stretching the joke.


Reviewed by Ian Nathan

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