Sherlock Holmes (2009)


Directed by: Guy Ritchie

Cast:

Robert Downey Jr. as Sherlock Holmes

Jude Law as John Watson

Rachel McAdams as Irene Adler

Theatrical Release: December 25th, 2009

Synopsis: In a dynamic new portrayal of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s most famous characters, “Sherlock Holmes” sends Holmes and his stalwart partner Watson on their latest challenge. Revealing fighting skills as lethal as his legendary intellect, Holmes will battle as never before to bring down a new nemesis and unravel a deadly plot that could destroy the country. –© Warner Bros

My Review: Awesome movie by Guy Ritchie. I feel he has had quite the dry spell with his last few movies like “Rock and Rolla” and “Revolver” but this one really came through. Some where saying the movie was over polished but I think it fit right in with the London setting. I was pleased by the chemistry of Jude Law and Robert Downey Jr. They both bounced off each other really well and made it believable they have been partners for quite some time. I highly recommend seeing this movie in the theaters. It looked great and had just enough action mixed with comedy.

Overall Rating: A

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