- UK / US
- 1h 44min
- Directed by: Bill Condon
- Cast: Ian McKellen, Laura Linney, Hattie Morahan, Hiroyuki Sanada, Patrick Kennedy
- UK release: 19 June 2015
Sherlock Holmes (McKellen) is 93 and living in with his stern housekeeper (Linney) and her son (Parker); the aged detective is still haunted by a case from 30 years before. McKellen is superb, Linney is on form and while the unhurried pace will frustrate some, if you like a meditative Holmes, this is for you.
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Reviews & features
Mr Holmes13 Feb 2015
Berlinale 2015: Ian McKellen and Bill Condon offer their own take on Sherlock Holmes
17 years after they made the Oscar-winning James Whale biopic Gods and Monsters, director Bill Condon and star Ian McKellen reunite for this unique spin on Sherlock Holmes. Certainly, the two films bear comparison, with the esteemed thespian once again…
Mr. Holmes Official UK Trailer
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