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  1. Sherlock Holmes tribute to Brian Clemens at Darlington THERE is a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Northern Echo

    THERE is a real air of poignancy about the arrival of Sherlock Holmes & The Ripper Mysteries at Darlington Civic Theatre next week. The play is from the prolific pen of Brian Clemens, creator of TV's The Avengers, and stars his son Samuel as the famous Baker Street sleuth who talked to me about his father who died in January and on the day that Avengers legend Patrick McNee died in the US.

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  2. Film of the week: Mr. HolmesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Sight and Sound

    Bill Condon and Ian McKellen probe the mystery beyond the mysteries in this deft portrait of a man at the end of his legend. The 93-year-old Sherlock Holmes of Bill Condon 's film version of Mitch Cullin's novel A Slight Trick of the Mind is haunted by versions of himself - all of which are fake but seem more authentic than the real thing.

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  3. Veteran actor Sir Ian McKellen is putting his trust in youth for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | This Is Somerset

    Ian McKellen as Sherlock Holmes in the new cinema release which puts a completely different slant on the classic detective stories Sir Ian McKellen, one of our most beloved actors, can be seen breathing life into one of literature's most enduring detectives, Sherlock Holmes. It seems an appropriate match, but in a crowded market, filled with memorable reincarnations from Benedict Cumberbatch, Robert Downey Jr, Basil Rathbone and Jeremy Brett, how does McKellen's version in new movie Mr Holmes differ? "The take of this film is that he wasn't fiction, he was a real man, and he wasn't really like the Sherlock Holmes that Dr Watson portrays in the short stories and novels," explains the actor, who has just celebrated his 76th birthday.

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  4. Mr. Holmes, film review: Ian McKellen's Sherlock studies his last case - himselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Fans of Sherlock Holmes are likely to be wrong-footed by Bill Condon's new feature.

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  5. Meet the cast of ITV's Black WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Radio Times

    ... Gandi and The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo under her belt. She also plays Mrs Hudson to Robert Downey Jr's Sherlock Holmes. Lee was quite close to Ryan before he died so he's deeply upset by the murder investigation. He's not happy with the level of ...

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  6. Why 'Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell' Is the TV Fantasy of 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | RollingStone

    ... character actor who'd appeared in everything from Miami Vice to Spielberg and Scorsese costume dramas to the Sherlock Holmes movies. (He's Inspector Lestrade.) Except Marsan remembered doing an adaptation of Little Dorrit for the BBC back in 2008, ...

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  7. Herald Cinema: Sir Ian McKellen on bringing new life to Sherlock HolmesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | Sunday Herald

    SIR Ian McKellen, one of our most beloved actors, will next be seen breathing life into one of literature's most enduring detectives, Sherlock Holmes. SIR Ian McKellen, one of our most beloved actors, will next be seen breathing life into one of literature's most enduring detectives, Sherlock Holmes.

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  8. Sherlock Holmes' legacy explored by Portland writer and superfanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | The Oregonian

    ... capitalize on this latest revival, but that is far from being the case. On the contrary, Dundas has been a Sherlock Holmes aficionado since he was knee high to a Meerschaum pipe. As an 11-year-old in Missoula, Mont., Dundas devoured "A Scandal in ...

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  9. Sherlock Holmes fans offer mixed emotions over discovery of long-lost filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    Portrait of Donald Terras head of the Hounds of the Baskerville , a local Sherlock Holmes fans group, seen here at his office in Evanston on June 2. Portrait of Donald Terras head of the Hounds of the Baskerville , a local Sherlock Holmes fans group, seen here at his office in Evanston on June 2. The discovery of the Gillette film comes as brick-and-mortar Sherlock Holmes groups experience a crossroads with longtime fans growing ever-older and younger members expressing their enthusiasm in online communities. It's no mystery that Donald Terras is excited about the recent discovery of a long-lost movie filmed in Chicago starring stage actor William Gillette as Sherlock Holmes.

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  10. Sherlock Holmes as portayed by Jeremy Brett for Granada TelevisionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | IcLichfield

    You don't have to be a Sherlock Holmes to work out that the first ever convention celebrating the life of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle would be held here. And fans will be gathering in the city centre on Saturday to celebrate the author and his master detective creation.

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  11. Would you pay a 3,000 to snuggle up with Sherlock? Jan Moir meets...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... over the world for the first ever Sherlock fan convention, where some met Benedict Cumberbatch, who plays Sherlock Holmes in the BBC series This is the first ever Sherlock fan convention, known simply as Sherlocked, held in celebration of the cult ...

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  12. Travelers can find mysteries and spies in LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | Toledo Blade

    ... As a start, the game's afoot ... The Museum of London left no clue unexplored for the engrossing exhibition Sherlock Holmes: The Man Who Never Lived and Will Never Die . The life and times of creator Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and his enduring stories ...

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  13. Toasting the Victorian superman is elementary for Montreal fan clubRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Canada.com

    ... gold and silver in coins. Not quite. The Bimetallic Question is, in fact, the official name for Montreal's Sherlock Holmes Society. Which explains the preponderance of Sherlock-styled Inverness coats, Deerstalker caps and Calabash pipes. The ...

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  14. Travellers can find mysteries and spies in LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    Sherlock Holmes: The Man Who Never Live and Who Will Never Die explores the life and times of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and the Holmes phenomena from creation to present day. London is a bustling city that showcases itself as cosmopolitan and traditional, rooted and ephemeral, often side by side.

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  15. Travelers can find mysteries and spies in LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    ... start, the game's afoot ... The Museum of London has left no clue unexplored for the engrossing exhibition "Sherlock Holmes: The Man Who Never Lived and Will Never Die." The life and times of creator Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and his enduring stories ...

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  16. Travelers can find mysteries and spies in LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Post-gazette.com

    ... start, the game's afoot ... The Museum of London has left no clue unexplored for the engrossing exhibition "Sherlock Holmes: The Man Who Never Lived and Will Never Die." The life and times of creator Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and his enduring stories ...

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  17. BWW Reviews: Sherlock Holmes and the Adventure of the Suicide Club Is a CliffhangerRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Jeffrey Hatcher is a prolific writer whose body of work has included playful homages to the fiction of such venerable literary figures as Robert Louis Stevenson , Edgar Allan Poe , and Arthur Conan Doyle , dotted with postscripts about the vulnerability of man-unkind. One such vehicle is Sherlock Holmes and the Adventure of the Suicide Club , now on stage at Desert Foothills Theatre .

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  18. "Baskerville" Features Sherlock Holmes in a World of Wackiness; Madcap Theatricality, Melodrama and Chilling Mystery PrevailRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Town Topics

    MYSTERY ON THE MOORS: Doctor Watson and Sherlock Holmes investigate reports of a deadly gigantic hound on the Devonshire Moors, in McCarter Theatre's world premiere production of Ken Ludwig's "Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery" at McCarter's Matthews Theatre through March 29. You might think you know Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's legendary ... (more)

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  19. 'The Great Mouse Detective' is funRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's astute hero Sherlock Holmes has been played by many distinguished actors, including Basil Rathbone, Robert Downey Jr., and most recently on television, Benedict Cumberbatch. Later this year, the next "Sherlock Holmes" film, "Mr. Holmes," will be released.

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  20. Make way for an ageing, retired Sherlock HolmesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | The Star Online

    Mr. Holmes , the first movie to depict an ageing, retired version of Arthur Conan Doyle's famous sleuth Sherlock Holmes, recently released its first trailer. Ian McKellen plays the title role, following in the footsteps of scores of actors to have brought their signature touches to the famous British character.

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