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Holmes & Watson (2018)

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A humorous take on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's classic mysteries featuring Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson.

Director:

Etan Cohen

Writers:

Etan Cohen, Arthur Conan Doyle (Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson were created by the late) (as Sir Arthur Conan Doyle)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Lauren Lapkus ... Millie
John C. Reilly ... Watson
Will Ferrell ... Holmes
Ralph Fiennes ... Moriarty
Rebecca Hall ... Dr. Grace Hart
Kelly Macdonald ... Mrs. Hudson
Steve Coogan ... Gustav Klinger
Noah Jupe ... Doxy
Hugh Laurie ... Mycroft
Pam Ferris ... Queen Victoria
Rob Brydon ... Inspector Lestrade
Bella Ramsey ... Flotsam
Adam Scherr ... Wrestler
Bronson Webb ... Jonathan Nightingale
Kieran O'Brien ... PC Smalls
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A humorous take on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's classic mysteries featuring Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson.

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for crude sexual material, some violence, language and drug references | See all certifications »

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Details

Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 December 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Budget:

$42,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$7,411,522, 30 December 2018, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$30,229,843, 16 January 2019

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$37,231,580, 15 January 2019
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital | Dolby Surround 7.1 | Dolby Atmos (Dolby Atmos+Vision)| DTS | Datasat | DTS (DTS: X)| Auro 11.1 | IMAX 6-Track

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Rebecca Hall, who appears in this movie, co-starred with two actors who have previously played Sherlock Holmes. She was in Starter for 10 (2006) with Benedict Cumberbatch, who played the role on Sherlock (2010), and in Iron Man 3 (2013) with Robert Downey Jr., who played the role in Sherlock Holmes (2009) and Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011). See more »

Goofs

The film has several deliberate anachronisms, such as the music and "the selfie" with the Queen. See more »

Quotes

Dr. Grace Hart: Shall we begin the autopsy? Dr. Grace Hart.
Watson: A woman doctor?
Holmes: Impossible. Fortunately we have a *real* doctor here.
Watson: Would you like some heroin?
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Alternate Versions

US and international versions have two different pre-title scenes, showing how the pair first met:
  • In the US release, Watson helps a bullied Holmes when the two are children.
  • In the international release, Watson attempts suicide above Holmes' garden, where he is growing a large vegetable. Holmes manages to convince Watson not to, although he is actually suggesting alternative methods instead, which Watson misinterprets. Nevertheless, Watson accidentally falls onto Holmes' vegetable.
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Connections

Spoofs Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011) See more »

Soundtracks

Full-Throated Love Song
Music by Alan Menken
Lyrics by Glenn Slater
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Dumpster Fire
26 December 2018 | by reidiqSee all my reviews

I wish I could rate this movie 0/10. Absolute waste of time. I tried to laugh but was forcing myself in hopes that it would get better.


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