monster has taken on many a foe in cinema, namely his creator. Now, his world is colliding with Sherlock Holmes
in, well, the aptly titled Sherlock Holmes
, says Screen Daily.
Parkland Pictures is shepherding/selling the project which has French director Gautier Cazenave attached.
According to the site, the film "sees Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson travelling to Germany to investigate a strange case in the village of Darmstadt." Shocker. This shit writes itself.
Hammer vet Shane Briant
- who appeared in Captain Kronos
and Frankenstein and the Monster from Hell
- is attached to star with Clement Von Franckenstein
(apparently a real-life baron whose family name served as the inspiration for Mary Shelley