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  1. Ian McKellen Plays Retired Sherlock Holmes In Mr. Holmes Trailer [Watch]Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Externals

    ... case that involved a beautiful woman. Sherlock Holmes was originally made popular in the novels by Arthur Conan Doyle, and the first one was published in 1887 titled A Study In Scarlet. Since the release of the books, the character has been a pop ...

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  2. 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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  3. Criminally Caledonian: on the art of detective fiction and the glory of "tartan noir"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | New Statesman

    ... was Charles Baudelaire, whose Dupin translations shot around Europe, and his greatest followers were Arthur Conan Doyle and Robert Louis Stevenson: having three names clearly helps in crime fiction. Conan Doyle, who used Dupin as the model for ...

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  4. Correction: Today in History for March 1Read the original story

    Thursday | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... J.P. Lippincott published the first U.S. edition of the Sherlock Holmes mystery "A Study in Scarlet" by Arthur Conan Doyle. In 1932, Charles A. Lindbergh Jr., the 20-month-old son of Charles and Anne Lindbergh, was kidnapped from the family home ...

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  5. New 'Mr. Holmes' trailer appropriates character without his essenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Examiner.com

    As any Baker Street Irregular worth his salt should know, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle 's famous detective Sherlock Holmes has been in and out of adaptations since his creation. The robotic and many times emotionless man somehow became beloved my millions even if his own fictional partner in Dr. John Watson had a hard time liking him.

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  6. 10 clues about the real Arthur's Portsmouth linksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Portsmouth Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. As Martin Clunes portrays Sir Arthur Conan Doyle in the new ITV series Arthur and George, here's an insight into the author's years living in Portsmouth.

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  7. 'Mr Holmes': Ian McKellen stars as Sherlock Holmes in first trailer - watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NME

    Based on Mitch Cullins' 2005 novel A Slight Trick Of The Mind , the film stars Ian McKellen as a more mature version of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's iconic detective, Sherlock Holmes, who is now 93 years old and struggling to enjoy his retirement. The film's plot synopsis teases: "In 1947, the world famous sleuth has retired to a remote Sussex farmhouse, living in relative anonymity with only his housekeeper Mrs Munro and her young son Roger for company.

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  8. Sherlock saves the day at the ValentineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Toledo Blade

    ... , opening Friday for the first of nine performances this month in Studio A at the Valentine Theatre. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's scary Victorian era story begins with the mysterious death of Sir Charles Baskerville at Baskerville Hall on the moors of ...

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  9. Ian McKellen Takes On Benedict Cumberbatch & Robert Downey, Jr....Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Perez Hilton

    That's because Ian McKellen is giving their interpretations of Sherlock Holmes a run for their money in the first trailer for his new movie Mr. Holmes . The American and British co-production is yet another stab at the classic Sir Arthur Conan Doyle character, but with a twist! While Benedict and RDJ have portrayed the detective in his prime, Ian's film will see him as a much older gentleman who has one last mystery to solve his own! From the trailer, we deduce that Sherlock might be starting to go through early stages of dementia and needs to figure out a problem from his past before it's too late.

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  10. Mr. Holmes Trailer: Watch An Elderly Sherlock Holmes Solve One Last CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Cinema Blend News

    ... Sherlock Homes and Sherlock Homes: A Game of Shadows . Really, though, it's been on television that Arthur Conan Doyle's greatest protagonist has really thrived. Benedict Cumberbatch continues to get rave reviews for his turn in Sherlock , which ...

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  11. Ian McKellen Is an Aging Sherlock in the First Trailer for 'Mr. Holmes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    The first trailer for the upcoming film " Mr. Holmes " was released today, with Ian McKellen portraying an aged version of the fabled Arthur Conan Doyle detective. In this incarnation, McKellen's Sherlock Holmes has traded in his trench coat and pipe for a beekeeper's hat and veil, and, from what we can gather, is grappling with the steady loss of his once brilliant mind .

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  12. 'Mr. Holmes' Trailer: Ian McKellen's Aged Detective Tackles One Last CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | /film

    The latest screen incarnation of Sherlock Holmes is a somewhat unusual one. In Mr. Holmes , Ian McKellen plays Arthur Conan Doyle's detective very late in life, and finds him looking back at an unsolved case even as his own faculties begin to falter.

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    Wednesday Mar 4 | Daily Star

    ... taking on the greatest of all grumps, Sherlock Holmes. Set in 1947, the new chapter in the life of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's iconic sleuth imagines him retired to a remote Sussex farmhouse. Living there in obscurity with only a housekeeper (of ...

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  14. The Logical Genealogy of Mr. SpockRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Psychology Today

    ... identity , Spock represents the epitome of a logic-focused character (and intellectual kinsman of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's classic detective, Sherlock Holmes). Ergo , Spock rates a "True" like his father, Sarek, on Devotion to Logic. Again like his ...

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  15. MR. HOLMES Trailer: Ian McKellen Must Solve One Last Case as the Legendary DetectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Collider

    The first Mr. Holmes trailer has arrived, revealing Ian McKellen as a 93-year-old iteration of author Arthur Conan Doyle 's legendary detective Sherlock Holmes. Previously titled A Slight Trick of the Mind , the film was directed by Bill Condon and takes place in 1947, where Holmes is now living in retirement with his housekeeper and her amateur-sleuthing son.

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  16. Archive.org: Where the Internet LivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Boise Weekly

    ... The Ghoul (1933), starring Boris Karloff; more than 10,000 audiobooks like Carl von Clausewitz's On War , Arthur Conan Doyle's The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Edgar Rice Burroughs' The Gods of Mars ; and video games from the glory days such as ...

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  17. Arthur Conan Doyle turns detective in thirty autograph letters for sale at BonhamsRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Art Daily

    ... Photo: Bonhams. A series of 30 autograph letters written by the renowned Sherlock Holmes author, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, are to be auctioned in the Fine Books, Manuscripts, Atlases & Historical Photographs sale on 18 March at Bonhams Knightsbridge. ...

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  18. Ephraim Hardcastle: Why former Liberal Democrat minister Jeremy...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Daily Mail

    ... movies have been turkeys, is now toast? Surely not. Martin Clunes, who plays Sherlock Holmes creator Sir Arthur Conan Doyle in the ITV series Arthur and George, is irritated by the plethora of Victorian dramas on our screens, complaining: 'One ...

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  19. Edinburgh accent proves tricky for Martin ClunesRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Scotsman.com

    TV star Martin Clunes left some viewers unconvinced when he attempted to master a Scottish accent in new drama Arthur and George . The Doc Martin actor, 53, plays Sherlock Holmes creator Sir Arthur Conan Doyle in the three-part ITV series, which made its debut on Monday night.

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  20. Opinion divided over Martin Clunes' accentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Hampshire Chronicle

    Martin Clunes left some viewers unconvinced when he attempted to master a Scottish accent in new drama Arthur And George. The Doc Martin actor, 53, plays Sherlock Holmes creator Sir Arthur Conan Doyle in the three-part ITV series, which made its debut last night.

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