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Mr. Holmes: Life and Emotion vs. Facts and Truth!

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Sherlock Holmes is one of the most enduring characters in all of fiction. His ability to solve every problem (save for one, according to the Holmes canon) via a combination of knowledge and observation, and the logical extrapolations thereof, plus his acerbic no nonsense attitude make him far more intriguing than most fallible fictional characters and pretty much all other infallible ones.

So it is odd that Mr. Holmes, a film dealing with the character long after he’s retired to his country home and bees, should be so satisfying.

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Official Trailer: “Mr. Holmes” Starring Ian McKellen and Laura Linney in Theaters July 17

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MR. HOLMES is a new twist on the world’s most famous detective.   1947, an aging Sherlock Holmes (Ian McKellen) returns from a journey to Japan, where, in search of a rare plant with powerful restorative qualities, he has witnessed the devastation of nuclear warfare.

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