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  1. 'Lost' Sherlock film discoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | BBC News

    ... and pipe to life for the first time. Gillette, who died in 1937, gave the definitive portrayal of the Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's legendary sleuth during his lifetime, adopting many of the traits that have been seen since and survive to this day. It ...

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  2. Worcester puts on big grin for literacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... to the library, where he would check out the maximum six books. Among those that made him smile: works by Arthur Conan Doyle. Nowadays, he likes John Grisham. For Mr. Wallace, reading is a treasured pastime for which he wishes he had more time. "If ...

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  3. 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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  4. Sherlock Holmes mystery solved: Actor who first said - elementary' to Dr Watson is caught on filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | The Independent

    ... Based on Gillette's own play, it included elements from a handful of mysteries by Holmes creator Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, including A Scandal in Bohemia, The Final Problem and A Study in Scarlet. The first actor to play Holmes on film remains ...

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  5. Houdini (Adrien Brody) - PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | IndieLondon

    From humble beginnings at circus sideshows to sold-out concert halls, Eastern European immigrant Erich Weiss rose to become a household name, Houdini, across the globe. Academy AwardA winner Adrien Brody stars as The Great Harry Houdini as he finds fame, engages in espionage, battles spiritualists and encounters the greatest names of the era, from U.S. presidents to Arthur Conan Doyle and Rasputin.

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  6. Anthony Horowitz to write new James Bond novelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | Jewish Chronicle

    ... He wrote the first authorised Sherlock Holmes novel - House of Silk- since the death of original creator Arthur Conan Doyle.

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  7. Century-old Sherlock Holmes film finally discovered, stars William GilletteRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 2 | TheCelebrityCafe

    Before Benedict Cumberbatch, before Robert Downey Jr., and even before Basil Rathbone, there was William Gillette, an actor Sir Arthur Conan Doyle actually got see play his famous creation, Sherlock Holmes. A film starring Gillette as Holmes from 1916 has finally surfaced after being thought lost.

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  8. William Gillette's 1916 Silent 'Sherlock Holmes' Film Found in FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | Firstshowing.net

    ... Gillette as the detective, based on Gillette's 1899 stage play, which is inspired by a selection of Arthur Conan Doyle's stories including "A Scandal in Bohemia", "The Final Problem", and "The Copper Beeches" and the novel A Study in Scarlet . The ...

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  9. New official James Bond novel to be written by Anthony HorowitzRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | Los Angeles Times

    ... Rider" YA series, has previously written Sherlock Holmes books officially sanctioned by the estate of Arthur Conan Doyle. "It's no secret that Ian Fleming's extraordinary character has had a profound influence on my life, so when the estate ...

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  10. a Long-lost 1916 "Sherlock Holmes" is found, restoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | CBS News

    William Gillette was the most successful interpreter of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's famed detective on stage, and starred in a 1916 film version of his play, "Sherlock Holmes." Long lost, the film has been rediscovered in a French film vault.

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  11. Long-lost Sherlock Holmes movie foundRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 2 | Newkerala.com

    ... Gillette frequently portrayed Holmes on stage, and is known as the leading interpreter of Arthur Conan Doyle's iconic character. The newly discovered Essanay production is the only surviving example of Gillette's performance as Holmes and is also ...

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  12. Discovery Center to open new ice-age, Sherlock exhibitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Amarillo.com

    ... and a giant armadillo. In the East Wing, visitors will help the famed detective, a creation of author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, figure out a Victorian-era crime in an exhibition that runs through Jan. 11. "Basically, you become the consulting ...

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  13. 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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  14. Last of the Independents: Two mysteries in oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Canada.com

    ... at Coquitlam College. He says he teaches a course on crime fiction, which runs from classics like Arthur Conan Doyle up to contemporary writers like Walter Mosely and Qiu Xiaolong. Most of his teaching is with students from Asia trying to meet their ...

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  15. Review: Utah Shakespeare Festival serves up a suspenseful, entertaining 'Sherlock Holmes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Cedar City a In 1899, Arthur Conan Doyle decided to kill Sherlock Holmes. Keeping the ingenious detective stocked with adventures was consuming all his time.

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  16. The best Christmas markets in the South of England for 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2013 | Edinburgh-festivals.com

    ... stage show. This year's event will also have a special focus on Sherlock Holmes, as the author, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, lived for a period in Portsmouth. Victorian Festival of Christmas, Portsmouth's Historic Dockyard, 29 Nov - 1 Dec, adult 15, ...

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  17. The Minstrel Players Present the Long Island Premier of Ken...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | LongIsland.com

    ... for his Holmes/Gillette portrayals and was most recently seen in the short play, "Checkmate", as Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's famous sleuth. The 'World Class' crew is rounded out with Robert Cashman Technical Director, Debbie Palen House Manager, Laura ...

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  18. Sherlock Holmes Launch Trailer Shows Detective's Famous SkillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Playstation.Blog

    Hi PlayStation.Blog readers, Olga here from Frogwares! As we are nearing launch, we would like to introduce our launch trailer for Sherlock Holmes: Crimes & Punishments coming to PS4 and PS3 on September 30th. Get ready to be taken on a journey through Holmes' famous skills! It's now your turn to truly become Sherlock Holmes and lead your own investigation - actually, your investigations - as 6 captivating cases await you! Murders, disappearances, spectacular thefts, and other investigations will bring you to the cutting edge of the detective genre and these cases will be the bread and butter of this game, written in the pure tradition of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's novels.

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  19. The Minstrel Players Present The Long Island Premier of Ken Ludwig's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Patch.com

    ... for his Holmes/Gillette portrayals and was most recently seen in the short play, "Checkmate", as Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's famous sleuth. The 'World Class' crew is rounded out with Robert Cashman - Technical Director, Debbie Palen - House Manager, ...

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  20. "Free Sherlock" Litigation Raises Specter of Antitrust...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | JD Supra

    Leslie Klinger, noted Sherlock Holmes scholar and lawyer, has waged a nearly all-out legal offensive against the Estate of Arthur Conan Doyle over the Estate's assertion of a copyright in connection with certain works featuring the iconic Sherlock Holmes. The lawsuit has been a media darlingreports have appeared in outlets such as Businessweek , The Hollywood Reporter , Reuters , and The New York Times with the press often emphasizing the David-and-Goliath-like aspects of the litigation.

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