Mycroft wants his brother Sherlock to investigate the murder of civil servant Andrew West and theft of the Bruce-Partington missile plans. Sherlock, however, prefers to assist Lestrade following a massive bomb blast. The sadistic bomber abducts a string of hostages, who will be released after Sherlock has solved a series of puzzles, including a twenty year old murder, an insurance scam, and the alleged forgery of a long lost painting. Written by
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Did You Know?
During the scene where Sherlock receives his answer to his written request from the homeless girl, John meets him on the street to tell him information about the dead security guard from the art museum. Sherlock presses John for more information to which John exclaims, "Give us a chance!" In 2012 Martin Freeman
played Bilbo Baggins in The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
(2012) where he meets Gollum, a corrupt little creature with whom he plays a riddle game. When Bilbo asks Gollum if he gives up, Gollum also exclaims, "Give us a chance!" In addition, there is also a character in this episode whose assassin title name is Golem. See more
Near the end, during the confrontation of Sherlock by Moriarty, Moriarty asks Sherlock is there a British Army Browning L9A1 pistol in your pocket or you just plesed to see me, to which Sherlock says both . The pistol is in fact a SIG Sauer P226 which replaced the L9A1 in 1995 as the standard issue Service pistol of the British Army, that then got replaced by the glock 17 in 2013. See more
Just... tell me what happened from the beginning.
Written by David Arnold
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