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Enola Holmes (2020)

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When Enola Holmes-Sherlock's teen sister-discovers her mother missing, she sets off to find her, becoming a super-sleuth in her own right as she outwits her famous brother and unravels a dangerous conspiracy around a mysterious young Lord.

Director:

Harry Bradbeer

Writers:

Jack Thorne (screenplay by), Nancy Springer (based upon the book "The Case of the Missing Marquess: An Enola Holmes Mystery" by)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Millie Bobby Brown ... Enola Holmes
Henry Cavill ... Sherlock Holmes
Sam Claflin ... Mycroft Holmes
Helena Bonham Carter ... Eudoria Holmes
Louis Partridge ... Tewkesbury
Burn Gorman ... Linthorn
Adeel Akhtar ... Lestrade
Susan Wokoma ... Edith
Hattie Morahan ... Lady Tewkesbury
David Bamber ... Sir Whimbrel
Frances de la Tour ... The Dowager
Claire Rushbrook ... Mrs. Lane
Fiona Shaw ... Miss Harrison
Gaby French ... Seamstress
Paul Copley ... Station Master

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England, 1884 - a world on the brink of change. On the morning of her 16th birthday, Enola Holmes (Millie Bobby Brown) wakes to find that her mother (Helena Bonham Carter) has disappeared, leaving behind an odd assortment of gifts but no apparent clue as to where she's gone or why. After a free-spirited childhood, Enola suddenly finds herself under the care of her brothers Sherlock (Henry Cavill) and Mycroft (Sam Claflin), both set on sending her away to a finishing school for "proper" young ladies. Refusing to follow their wishes, Enola escapes to search for her mother in London. But when her journey finds her entangled in a mystery surrounding a young runaway Lord (Louis Partridge), Enola becomes a super-sleuth in her own right, outwitting her famous brother as she unravels a conspiracy that threatens to set back the course of history. Written by Netflix

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Mystery runs in the family See more »


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Rated PG-13 for some violence | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Tewkesbury's uncle served in the Afghan War. This is the same war in which Dr. Watson hurt his leg, from which he was recuperating as the Conan Doyle stories began. See more »

Goofs

Limehouse Lane is pictured directly south of the river to St Paul's. It is more likely to have been in Limehouse East London and not in sight of St Paul's. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Enola Holmes: Now, where to begin? The first thing you need to know is that my mother named me Enola.
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Teen Version of the Guy Ritchie genre
24 September 2020 | by jacoblevy884See all my reviews

This movie was a lot of fun... I'm a fan of the action packed Guy Ritchie Sherlock Holmes films, and this felt a lot like a PG-13 version of those films... It's rated M for the action sequences, which were well done, but definitely had that PG feel to it. The production design, acting, soundtrack, and pacing of the story were all very good... I would have scripted the final 15 minutes differently, but it still worked in the scheme of the plot and the motivations of the main characters. Millie Bobby Brown is a great young actor and is again the corner stone of this film. A new take on a classic, just enjoy it for what we enjoy films for... A fun, engaging story...


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Language:

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Release Date:

23 September 2020 (USA) See more »

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