PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Crime
Sherlock Holmes and his sidekick Dr. Watson join forces to outwit and bring down their fiercest adversary, Professor Moriarty.
In the opening fight, the tune being whistled is Mozart's Eine Kleine Nachtmusik, a.k.a. A Little Night Music.
Dr. John Watson:
The year was 1891. Storm clouds were brewing over Europe. France and Germany were at each other's throats, the result of a series of bombings. Some said it was the Nationalists. Others, the anarchists. But as usual, my friend Sherlock Holmes, had a ...
When Holmes and his colleagues are are running through the woods fleeing the war factory "Little Hansel" is uncovered, set to a position of 50 degrees (as shown on the cannon's attitude indicator) and fired. Yet the projectile travels horizontally as it penetrates and fractures a tree while Holmes flees.
The Warner Bros/Village Roadshow/Silver Pictures logos, opening title, closing title and part of the closing credits appear in the pages of Dr. Watson's manuscript, with the latter two accompanied by illustrations of scenes from the film.
English, French, Italian, German, Romany
€529,277 (Netherlands) (18 December 2011)
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