Arthur Conan Doyle Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. If You're Looking for a Weekend Binge Watch...:Read the original story

    Jul 4, 2015 | BrothersJudd Blog

    Like a miniature blown up on to a larger canvas, she took the Arthur Conan Doyle-approved pattern of a 5,000-word Sherlock Holmes story and opened it up to an 80,000-word Golden Age novel. She developed the pleasant and deliberately unremarkable prose the new turn in the genre needed--"invisible prose," we might name it: a style that never rises or sinks enough for the reader to be distracted by becoming aware of the act of reading it.

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  2. 'Hic Jacet'Read the original story

    Jul 3, 2015 | The Little Professor

    ... had to resurrect him. I cannot escape from him..." (380). Now, that sounds transparently familiar: it's Arthur Conan Doyle and Sherlock Holmes. This is not to say that Harrison can be collapsed into Doyle, only that Onions alludes to Doyle in order ...

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  3. The Haunting of Cape John - " Part 1Read the original story

    Jul 2, 2015 | The News

    ... people came from miles around to have a look, reporters rummaged around the possessed house. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, of Sherlock Holmes fame was consulted; famous Pictou Detective "Peachie" Carroll was summoned and United States psychic research ...

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  4. Sherlock Holmes And The Ripper Murders, Devonshire Park Theatre,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | The Argus

    ... writer's son Samuel Clemens, is less eccentric and egotistical than the original flawed hero created by Arthur Conan Doyle, while a sharper Dr Watson (George Telfer) earns greater respect. The two actors complement each other as they discuss a more ...

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  5. Book reveals secrets of historic housesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    ... Rochester, was used by Charles Dickens as a model for Miss Havisham's Satis House in Great Expectations; Arthur Conan Doyle was a student at Stonyhurst College, Lancashire which is said to have inspired some of the locations in his Sherlock Holmes ...

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  6. Find out about Sherlock Holmes' many ties to HampshireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | Daily Echo

    Basil Rathbone, left, who played Sherlock Holmes, and Nigel Bruce, who took the role of Dr Watson in many Holywood versions of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's stories. MOST people will associate the tall, gaunt and distinctive figure, dressed in a caped coat and deer-stalker hat, with the fog-filled London streets but the world's most famous detective had many connections with Hampshire.

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  7. Ar OpinionS&P Makes Me MadRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... the main characters and the worlds their talented authors have created for them. So I open another book. Arthur Conan Doyle is to blame for my addiction. Back then I was a shy and observant middle-school child for whom the world of family, school ...

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  8. MANILA: MediocrityRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2015 | Asia News Network

    The author Arthur Conan Doyle once wrote that once one eliminates the impossible, whatever remains, no matter how improbable, must be the truth. This statement - call it an epiphany, or a moment of clarity - should help the nation make sense of the Philippines' mediocre performance at the recent Southeast Asian Games in Singapore.

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  9. Stephen Mangan and Michael Weston to star in ITV's 'Houdini Doyle' seriesRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... creator David Shore, the program about early 20th century illusionist Harry Houdini and mystery writer Arthur Conan Doyle is to premiere in the United Kingdom on ITV Encore next year. It was written and created by Shore's long-time collaborator ...

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  10. Stephen Mangan and Michael Weston to star in ITV's 'Houdini & Doyle' seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | UPI

    Stephen Mangan and Michael Weston are to star in the 10-part, supernatural crime drama series Houdini & Doyle , ITV announced. Executive produced by House creator David Shore, the program about early 20th century illusionist Harry Houdini and mystery writer Arthur Conan Doyle is to premiere in the United Kingdom on ITV Encore next year.

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  11. Michael Weston And Stephen Mangan To Portray Harry Houdini And Sir Arthur Conan Doyle In Tv SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | ContactMusic.com

    ... st year (14), while Douglas Henshall portrayed the author in 2005's The Strange Case of Sherlock Holmes & Arthur Conan Doyle.

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  12. The Hound of the BaskervillesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... the Round Rock Amphitheater. This telling of the Gothic mystery gives a nod to the dark suspense in Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's original story, but beyond that, it's more comedy than thriller. The humor is broad and accessible, powered by the slapstick ...

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  13. Upcoming series 'Houdini & Doyle' finds its leading menRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | GlobalNews

    Michael Weston and Stephen Mangan have signed on to star in Houdini & Doyle , a British/Canadian co-production debuting next year on Global. American actor Weston, who has had recurring roles on shows like House and Law & Order: SVU will play magician Harry Houdini and Mangan, a British actor whose credits include the movie Billy Elliot and Rush , will play Sherlock Holmes author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

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  14. House,' - Episodes' Stars Cast as Leads on Fox's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | SFGate

    Michael Weston and Stephen Mangan have been cast as the titular leads on Fox's upcoming mystery adventure drama "Houdini & Doyle." Weston will play magician and escape artist Harry Houdini, while Mangan will portray "Sherlock Holmes" creator Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

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  15. Episodes' Stephen Mangan is the latest star to play Sherlock Holmes creator Sir Arthur Conan DoyleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | Radio Times

    Stephen Mangan is to play Sir Arthur Conan Doyle in a new ITV Encore drama about the writer's strained friendship with escapologist Harry Houdini. Mangan's casting follows the recent depiction of the Sherlock Holmes creator in the ITV drama Arthur & George, in which Martin Clunes played Conan Doyle investigating a real-life crime.

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  16. 'Houdini & Doyle' Series: Michael Weston & Stephen Mangan Cast As The LeadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | Deadline

    ... Sony TV is distributing. Inspired by the unlikely real-life friendship between Sherlock Holmes author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and illusionist Harry Houdini , Houdini & Doyle will draw heavily on the history of the period. Two great men of the 20th ...

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  17. Black Country policeman who inspired Arthur Conan DoyleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | Black Country Bugle

    ... Staffordshire, and joined the county constabulary in the late 1890s. In 1907 he was based in Rushall when Arthur Conan Doyle came to investigate the "Wyrley Outrages". In a famous and well-documented case, recently dramatised on television as Arthur ...

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  18. Community Concerts' next lineup revealedRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2015 | The Times-Tribune

    ... "The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes." Described as witty and fast-paced, the production will feature Arthur Conan Doyle's famed detective as well as other well-known characters, including Dr. Watson, Irene Adler and Jabez Wilson. The cast will ...

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  19. Cinema review: Mr HolmesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | Wirral Globe

    Mr Holmes imagines the twilight years of one of literature's icons, who is facing the grim reality of dementia with what remains of his once-glorious wit, aided by doses of a rare restorative plant from Japan called Prickly Ash. This Sherlock, portrayed with dignity and steely resolve by Sir Ian McKellen, is no longer the aloof master of deduction who traversed the pages of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's imagination.

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  20. 7 Book Franchises We Really Need To Say Goodbye ToRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | Switched

    ... from another author, David Lagercrantz. Fans of Sherlock Holmes know this practice is hardly new. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle tried to kill off his popular fictional detective just to free himself from the public's insatiable demand for more Holmes, but ...

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