Arthur Conan Doyle Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. 221B Baker Street: Sherlock Holmes' fictional London home subject to ownership mysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | The Independent

    ... block is surrounded by secrecy. Tourist trap: a man in 19th-century police uniform at the 'home' of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's fictional detective Sherlock Holmes (Getty) An investigation by the campaign group Global Witness suggests the block, ...

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  2. Brookfield Library Holds EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Patch.com

    Sir Arthur Conan Doyle created Sherlock Holmes, but he was brought to life by William Gillette . Gillette is best remembered for portraying Sherlock Holmes on stage.

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  3. Ian McKellen plays an elderly Sherlock Holmes in 'Mr. Holmes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Examiner.com

    In the last couple of years, there has been a resurgence of Arthur Conan Doyle's iconic character Sherlock Holmes in pop culture whether it is Tony Stark himself, aka Robert Downey Jr., playing the character in the Guy Ritchie films or bringing Sherlock to the 21st Century courtesy of internet darling Benedict Cumberbatch. Director Bill Condon and Ian McKellen reunite once again after working with one another on "Gods & Monsters" to bring a different incarnation of Sherlock Holmes to the silver screen in " Mr. Holmes ," which is based on the novel "A Slight Trick of the Mind" by Mitch Cullin.

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  4. 'Mr. Holmes' meets his match in Mr. McKellenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... of life near its end. And with McKellen at its center, his face as gloriously long and complex as a Sir Arthur Conan Doyle plot, it's also a master class in acting. "Mr. Holmes" entwines three stories, with the main action taking place in 1947: ...

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  5. 'Mr. Holmes' review: Sherlock Holmes should never be in a biopicRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | Examiner.com

    ... history. He has a wide fan base, and he has appeared on stage, in movies, in books (not authored by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle), and in original stories and books by creator Doyle. Holmes is known for his charisma, topsy turvy moods, almost supernatural ...

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  6. 'Hound of the Baskervilles' stalks fun at the Hangar TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | The Post-Standard

    ... evening, the only danger is that some some very humor sensitive patron might laugh himself to death. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's "The Hound of the Baskervilles" starring Sherlock Holmes and his faithful scribe Dr. Watson on their spookiest case has ...

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  7. The twilight of 'Mr. Holmes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | Examiner.com

    ... and keeping bees in the English countryside in the years following World War II. Holmes creator Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, perhaps thankfully, never told his readers when Holmes died, but he could have lived to see World War II. Clues in the story ...

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  8. Sir Ian McKellen: Closer to HolmesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... is directed by Bill Condon, with whom McKellen previously worked on 1998's Gods and Monsters. Depicting Arthur Conan Doyle's famous sleuth in the final years of his life, it sees him looking back on the only mystery that he couldn't solve. "Sherlock ...

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  9. Sir Ian McKellen on Mr HolmesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... as riveting now as it was when the first story of his exploits appeared. A Study in Scarlet by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was originally published in the 1887 edition of Beeton's Christmas Annual . READ MORE: * Sir Ian McKellen on kissing Sir Patrick ...

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  10. The relationship between Sherlock Holmes and his housekeeper's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | The Age

    MR HOLMES M, 103 minutes, out July 23 Director: Bill Condon Stars: Ian McKellen, Laura Linney, Milo Parker, Roger Allam, Frances de La Tour Movie session times Full movies coverage In Sherlock Holmes, Arthur Conan Doyle created an enigma that novelists and filmmakers have been blithely toying with ever since. We've had Holmes, the self-destructive drug addict; Holmes, the sex symbol; and Holmes, the semi-superhero, whose deductions are so miraculous they're tantamount to ESP.

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  11. Mr. Holmes a haunting search for truthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Seattle Gay News

    ... their 1998 Oscar-winning sensation Gods and Monsters with the achingly beautiful Mr. Holmes. Taking Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's signature character into new, refreshingly intimate terrain, this is a melancholic dance with history where fact and fiction ...

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  12. Mr. Holmes review: Ian McKellen triumphsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Canada.com

    You kill off Sherlock Holmes at your peril. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle tried it in 1893, and was forced by intense public pressure to recant and resurrect the detective some eight years later.

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  13. 'Mr. Holmes' is a Sherlock Holmes for the agesRead the original story

    Friday Jul 17 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    Adapted from Mitch Cullin's 2005 novel “A Slight Trick of the Mind,” “Mr. Holmes” joins the pantheon of books about the great detective Sherlock Holmes that weren't written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle . But this one stretches the character of Holmes further than anything that's come before it.

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  14. Capone says that the Ian McKellen-Bill Condon combo hits another high note with MR. HOLMESRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Ain't It Cool News

    ... exploits. I love the premise: this is a world in which Sherlock Holmes was not the creation of Arthur Conan Doyle - he isn't a creation at all. All of the accounts of Holmes' were, in fact, written by his partner Dr. Watson, who may have embellished ...

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  15. Review Roundup: Ian McKellen Takes on Iconic Detective in MR. HOLMESRead the original story

    Friday Jul 17 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Ian McKellen stars in a new take on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's classic character Sherlock Holmes. In MR.

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  16. Grumpy Old Mr. HolmesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Transbuddha.com

    Adapted from Mitch Cullen 's novel A Slight Trick of the Mind , Mr. Holmes is an intriguing, if flawed, idea offering audiences a look at the retired detective fighting senility while struggling to remember the details of his final case decades before. I say flawed because despite a terrific performance from Ian McKellen removing the keen intellect from Sir Arthur Conan Doyle 's Sherlock Holmes also removes the character's most definable trait leaving only a hollow shell in its place.

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  17. 'Mr. Holmes' review: Old Man Sherlock revisits his final caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | OregonLive.com

    The Guinness Book of World Records officially determined in 2012 that no human being had been played more often on film than the character of Sherlock Holmes. Since his screen debut in 1900-only thirteen years after Sir Arthur Conan Doyle created him-we've had the classic Homes played by Basil Rathbone, and the cocaine-addled one played by Nicol Williamson.

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  18. Smart storyline in 'Holmes' far from elementaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... the Mind," "Mr. Holmes" imagines the old age of Sherlock Holmes, the fictional detective created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. It's 1947, the war is over, and Holmes (Ian McKellen), who is supposed to be 93, is residing in the countryside. He has a ...

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  19. Curious case of Sir Ian McKellen as Sherlock HolmesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | HeraldNet

    ... elements are nearly irresistible, although the movie doesn't unfold in the straightforward fashion of an Arthur Conan Doyle story. As befits Holmes' addled brain, the action periodically trips back in time. Scenes from the old case reel through ...

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  20. Movie review: 'Mr. Holmes' is a Sherlock Holmes for the agesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Genesee Country Express

    Adapted from Mitch Cullin's 2005 novel “A Slight Trick of the Mind,” “Mr. Holmes” joins the pantheon of books about the great detective Sherlock Holmes that weren't written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle . But this one stretches the character of Holmes further than anything that's come before it.

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