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Sherlock Holmes

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Sherlock Holmes, Robert Downey Jr. | DOWN HOLMES In Sherlock Holmes , Robert Downey Jr. and Jude Law portray the famous crime-solving duo and hijinks ensue.

Sherlock Holmes

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
Wide Release Date:
12/25/09
performer:
Robert Downey Jr., Jude Law, Rachel McAdams
director:
Guy Ritchie
author:
10448, 73053, 79764
genre:
Mystery and Thriller, ActionAdventure, Historical

We gave it a B-

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s legendary sleuth is reborn as an action hero in Guy Ritchie’s slick, stylish franchise launching pad. Sherlock Holmes is loud and overplotted, but Downey is charismatically gonzo as the brainiac of Baker Street and Law is far better as the second banana, Watson, than he is as a Hollywood leading man. The lone EXTRA is a self-congratulatory making-of doc. B?

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