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Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Silk Stocking (2004)

TV Movie  -   -  Crime | Drama | Mystery  -  26 December 2004 (UK)
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A serial killer stalking the teen-aged daughters of the aristocracy brings Sherlock Holmes out of his drug-filled semi-retirement.

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A serial killer stalking the teen-aged daughters of the aristocracy brings Sherlock Holmes out of his drug-filled semi-retirement.

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Ian Hart previously played Dr. John Watson in The Hound of the Baskervilles (2002). He also played Sir Arthur Conan Doyle in Finding Neverland (2004). See more »

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The police are seen using telephones in 1902, but in reality, the first phone was not installed at New Scotland Yard until 1903. See more »

Quotes

Dr. Watson: Once again, Holmes, you've deliberately held me at arm's length. I really think you might treat me with a little more frankness.
Sherlock Holmes: My profession would be a drab and sordid one, Watson, if I did not sometimes set the scene to glorify the results.
Dr. Watson: You have a peculiar secretive streak in you, Holmes.
Sherlock Holmes: The only safe plotter is he who plots alone.
Dr. Watson: Thank you for that vote of confidence.
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Follows The Hound of the Baskervilles (2002) See more »

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String Quartet No.14 in D Minor,'Death and the Maiden', the 4th Movement
Composed by Franz Schubert
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5 February 2007 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

I gotta disagree completely with 'mgmax' of Chicago.

I watched it on TV very recently. This was the 2nd time it has been shown on the ABC (In Australia). I recommended it to everyone I know- sounds cheesy I said, but it's worth watching. Why? For Rupert Everett, that's why.

This movie is all about Rupert Everett. Forget all that stuff about the plot- this is Sherlock Holmes for Christ's sake!. Everett is simply great as Holmes.

The film has got some great one-liners, some are quoted on the website.

Sit back and enjoy the best Holmes ever.

This one goes into Holmes' drug taking as well.

We don't see enough of Rupert Everett. I just watched the Comfort of Strangers- now that's got a thin plot.


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