Sherlock Holmes 2009

Sherlock Holmes is an upcoming film based on Arthur Conan Doyle’s detective Sherlock Holmes, starring Robert Downey, Jr. as Holmes and Jude Law as Watson.

The film began shooting in October 2008 under Guy Ritchie’s direction, and will be released on December 25, 2009.

Plot: Set in 1891, the film revolves around Holmes and Watson stopping a conspiracy to destroy Britain. The film opens with Holmes apprehending the murderous cult leader Lord Blackwood (Mark Strong), who promises he will return from the dead and exact his revenge as he is being led to the gallows.

* Robert Downey Jr. – Sherlock Holmes
* Rachel McAdams – Irene Adler
* Jude Law – Dr. John Watson
* Mark Strong – Lord Blackwood
* Kelly Reilly – Mary Morstan
* Eddie Marsan – Inspector Lestrade
* James Fox – Sir Thomas
* Hans Matheson – Lord Coward
* William Hope – John Standish
* Bronagh Gallagher – Palm Reader
* Geraldine James – Mrs. Hudson

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