Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's famous super-sleuth, Sherlock Holmes, gets an update with this adaptation of Lionel Wigram's comic book series by writer/director Guy Ritchie (RocknRolla) starring Robert Downey Jr. as the titular detective, with Jude Law stepping into the shoes of his sidekick, Dr. Watson. Heading up the rest of the cast are RocknRolla's Mark Strong as the film's villain, Blackwood, and Rachel McAdams portraying the love interest, Irene Adler. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi
Watson, John H. -- (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Great Britain. -- Metropolitan Police Office. -- Criminal Investigation Department.
Murder -- Investigation -- England -- Drama.
Criminal investigation -- England -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- England -- Drama.
Detective and mystery films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Action and adventure films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| Burbank, CA :Distributed by Warner Home Video,2010
Downey, Susan, 1973-
Lin, Dan (Film producer)
Johnson, Michael Robert.
Downey, Robert, Jr., 1965-
Law, Jude, 1972-
McAdams, Rachel, 1978-
Strong, Mark, 1963-
Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
Village Roadshow Pictures.
Wigram Productions (Firm)
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Robert Downey, Jr., Jude Law, Rachel McAdams, Mark Strong.
Music, Hans Zimmer.
MPAA rating: PG13; for intense sequences of violence and action, some startling images and a scene of suggestive material.
English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2009.
Blu-ray disc, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital, 1080p High Definition; requires Blu-ray player.
1 videodisc (128 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.