At the beginning when Watson is typing, the camera pans over typed excerpts from Arthur Conan Doyle's stories, including "The Blue Carbuncle" and "A Study in Scarlet." See more »
This movie is said to take place in 1891 . However , in the prequel we see Holmes reading a newspaper which is dated November 1891 . He cant have solved that case and this one in such short time . See more »
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 different theory entirely.
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During the ending credits, excerpts from the Doyle story "The Final Problem" are shown. ("The Final Problem" was the basis for the movie.) See more »