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  1. Paramount Turning Agatha Christie Into An Action HeroRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Cinema Blend News

    ... and a thousand police officers also scoured the nearby land and area to track down the writer. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, who created Sherlock Holmes , even hired a medium and gave him one of Christie's gloves to try and aid the investigation. The ...

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  2. Arthur Conan Doyle Was The Victim Of A Police ConspiracyRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | Book trade news from Book2book

    Sherlock Holmes would never have stood for this: newly discovered documents show that the Staffordshire police fabricated evidence to try to discredit Arthur Conan Doyle's investigation into the curious case of George Edalji, a Birmingham solicitor accused of maiming horses and sending poison-pen letters at the turn of the 20th century. Daily book trade headlines and breaking publishing news by email - just 3 a month.

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  3. Fox, Itv, Shaw Pick Up Supernatural Drama Houdini and DoyleRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    HOUDINI AND DOYLE follows "two of the great characters of the twentieth century -- Harry Houdini, master magician, escape artists and paranormal debunker -- and Arthur CONAN Doyle, creator of the greatest detective of all time, and a paranormal aficionado" who "grudgingly join forces to investigate crimes with a supernatural slant. Although they're both rich, famous, and brilliant, they're the original odd couple -- HOUDINI believing in nothing, Doyle in everything."

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  4. A real-life mystery surrounding 'Sherlock Holmes' creator Arthur Conan DoyleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    Curator Timothy Long is silhouetted as he poses for photographers with a Sherlock Holmes style pipe and deerstalker hat beside an internal window forming part of the exhibition 'Sherlock Holmes: The Man Who Never Lived and Will Never Die' at the Museum of London. The story goes like this: According to the Guardian , Doyle was solicited for help from a man named George Edalji.

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  5. 'Houdini and Doyle' Series Picked Up By Fox, ITV & Shaw MediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Deadline

    Arthur Conan Doyle and illusionist Harry Houdini is headed to the small screen in the U.S., U.K. and Canada. I've learned that Sony Pictures TV has sold the 10-episode series to Fox , U.K.'s ITV and Canada's Shaw Media.

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  6. This Surprising Literary Trend Is Experiencing a Golden AgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Time

    ... as P.G. Wodehouse, William Boyd as Ian Fleming, Sophie Hannah as Agatha Christie, Anthony Horowitz as Arthur Conan Doyle, and more. 'When you read Anthony Horowitz' new James Bond novel in September, you will think it is a lost Ian Fleming', tweets ...

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  7. Met Police To Show Macabre Museum ExhibitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Ananova

    A syringe of poison the Kray twins planned to use to intimidate a witness and three gallstones found in the drain of an acid bath murderer will be seen by the public for the first time when the Met Police's crime artefacts are put on display. The Black Museum in room 101 of Scotland Yard, the headquarters of London's Metropolitan Police, has until now only been open to officers and invited guests, including Sherlock Holmes author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and illusionist Harry Houdini.

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  8. The Wonderful Flicker Alley Expands Its Streaming Services And Now Offers Manufacture On DemandRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Ain't It Cool News

    ... its enterprise to include not only Manufacture On Demand titles (a restored 1925 adaptation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's THE LOST WORLD is there!), but is expanding its streaming selection as well. Some of those Cinerama titles I mentioned above are ...

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  9. Site for permanent memorial to Nelson Mandela in Edinburgh revealed as St James developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    ... and which is now being costed would pass. There is a statue of Sherlock Holmes in tribute to creator Sir Arthur Conan Doyle who was born in Picardy Place already there. Festival Square was also in the running, as were other major new public spaces ...

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  10. Arthur Conan Doyle was victim of police conspiracy, archives showRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    Like something out of one of his Sherlock Holmes stories, Arthur Conan Doyle's efforts to prove a man innocent so angered the local constable that he created an elaborate ruse to trick the famed author. Like something out of one of his Sherlock Holmes stories, Arthur Conan Doyle's efforts to prove a man innocent so angered the local constable that he created an elaborate ruse to trick the famed author.

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  11. "Baskerville" Features Sherlock Holmes in a World of Wackiness; Madcap Theatricality, Melodrama and Chilling Mystery PrevailRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Town Topics

    MYSTERY ON THE MOORS: Doctor Watson and Sherlock Holmes investigate reports of a deadly gigantic hound on the Devonshire Moors, in McCarter Theatre's world premiere production of Ken Ludwig's "Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery" at McCarter's Matthews Theatre through March 29. You might think you know Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's legendary ... (more)

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  12. Small town relies on Manga detective to lure touristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    ... a medicine he was forced to drink. The catch, though, is that Conan, whose name comes from mystery writer Arthur Conan Doyle, does not exist and is the main character of the popular Japanese serial comic and animation, "Detective Conan," which has a ...

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  13. Book review: Detectives search for Holmes' greatest villain in 'Moriarty'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | Deseret News

    Anthony Horowitz's new novel "Moriarty" sees an American Pinkerton investigator join forces with a Scotland Yard detective in order to learn the truth about the deaths of Professor James Moriarty and Sherlock Holmes. Growing tired of writing Sherlock Holmes stories, author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle decided to kill off the famous detective in the 1893 story "The Final Problem."

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  14. Why this airport is named after an anime characterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    ... a medicine he was forced to drink. The catch, though, is that Conan, whose name comes from mystery writer Arthur Conan Doyle, does not exist and is the main character of the popular Japanese serial comic and animation, "Meitantei Conan (Detective ...

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  15. Sherlockian eyes new exhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... did surveillance for Holmes. Hobbs displayed his familiarity with Holmes and the detective's creator, Arthur Conan Doyle, as he strolled recently through the Sherlock Holmes exhibition at the Perot Museum of Nature and Science. "There are only 36 or ...

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  16. Robert Downey Jr. to play Sherlock Holmes with Guy Ritchie directing for Warner Bros.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2008 | Examiner.com

    CHICAGO While the leap from 2008 blockbuster film " Iron Man " to Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's titular mega sleuth wouldn't seem the most logical next move for "A"-lister Robert Downey Jr., he will indeed play perhaps the most famed detective in literary history: Sherlock Holmes . Guy Ritchie will direct the film for Warner Bros.

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  17. Make way for an ageing, retired Sherlock HolmesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | The Star Online

    Mr. Holmes , the first movie to depict an ageing, retired version of Arthur Conan Doyle's famous sleuth Sherlock Holmes, recently released its first trailer. Ian McKellen plays the title role, following in the footsteps of scores of actors to have brought their signature touches to the famous British character.

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  18. Breckenridge Backstage Theatre presents - The Hound of the Baskervilles'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | The Summit Daily News

    ... roles as important as what's happening on stage. What: "The Hound of the Baskervilles," adapted from Sir Arthur Conan Doyle by Steven Canny and John Nicholson for Peepolykus When: Champagne opening night is 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 12 (special ...

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  19. Why the Magic 8 Ball Still Holds Our FascinationRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2015 | Adweek

    ... Albert Carter, whose mother was a clairvoyant who claimed to communicate with, among other ghosts, Arthur Conan Doyle. But keeping things on the fun side has been key to the toy's appeal. Alabe Crafts consulted with a psychologist to determine the ...

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  20. 'Mr. Holmes' trailer shows Ian McKellen as the famous detectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    "X-Men: Days of Future Past" actor Ian McKellen portrays the famous detective in the new movie, which finds Sherlock retired. He tends bees as described in author Arthur Conan Doyle's original stories and appears to be having problems with his memory - the trailer shows him writing the name of his housekeeper's son, with whom he is close, on his shirtsleeve so as not to forget it.

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