Sherlock Holmes (2009)
Fantasy / Film

Sherlock Holmes (2009)

In 2009, Robert Downey Jr, sporting a convincing enough English accent, played a genius Victorian-era detective with a love of pugilism, a ruthless adherence to logic and a faithful sidekick named Dr John Watson (Jude Law). The script insists that Downey’s character is named Sherlock Holmes though he’s quite unlike any Holmes that most viewers … Continue reading

Sherlok Kholms i doktor Vatson (2005)
Animation / Fantasy / Film

Sherlok Kholms i doktor Vatson (2005)

The adventures of Sherlock Holmes have long been popular in Russia. Between 1979 and 1986, Igor Maslennikov directed a well-liked series of Holmes television adaptations starring Vasily Livanov as Holmes and Vitaly Solomin as Watson. While Aleksandr Bubnov’s charmingly odd 19 minute animated parody is less ambitious than those lovingly crafted and generally very faithful … Continue reading