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FULL SYNOPSIS

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's famous super-sleuth, Sherlock Holmes, gets an update with this adaptation of Lionel Wigram's comic book series by writer/director Guy Ritchie (Guy Ritchie) starring Robert Downey Jr. as the titular detective, with Jude Law stepping into the shoes of his sidekick, Dr. Watson. Heading up the rest of the cast are Guy Ritchie's Mark Strong as the film's villain, Blackwood, and Rachel McAdams portraying the love interest, Irene Adler. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi

  • Release date:December 25, 2009

Awards

Awarded by
Nominee
Category
Year
Status
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Katie Spencer Best Art Direction 2009 Nominee
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Sarah Greenwood Best Art Direction 2009 Nominee
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Hans Zimmer Best Original Score 2009 Nominee
Hollywood Foreign Press Association Robert Downey, Jr. Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy 2009 Winner

Cast

Robert Downey, Jr.
as Sherlock Holmes
Jude Law
as Dr. Watson
Rachel McAdams
as Irene Adler
Mark Strong
as Blackwood
Eddie Marsan
as Inspector Lestrade
Kelly Reilly
as Mary
Robert Maillet
as Dredger
Geraldine James
as Mrs. Hudson
William Houston
as Constable Clark
Hans Matheson
as Lord Coward
James Fox
as Sir Thomas Rotheram
William Hope
as Amabassador Standish
Clive Russell
as Captain Tanner
David Garrick
as McMurdo
Andrew Brooke
as Guard Captain
James Stephens
as Captain Phillips
Sebastian Abineri
as Coach Driver
Tom Watt
as Carriage Driver
James Greene
as Governor
Terry Taplin
as Groundskeeper
Andrew Greenough
as Prison Guard
Bronagh Gallagher
as Palm Reader
Michael Jenn
as Preacher
Ned Dennehy
as Man With Roses

Crew

Guy Ritchie
Director
Joel Silver
Producer
Susan Downey
Producer
Dan Lin
Producer
Lionel Wigram
Producer
Lionel Wigram
Screen Story
Tony Peckham
Screenwriter
Simon Kinberg
Screenwriter
Michael Robert Johnson
Screen Story
Michael Robert Johnson
Screenwriter
Philippe Rousselot
Cinematographer
Hans Zimmer
Composer (Music Score)
James Herbert
Editor
Sarah Greenwood
Production Designer
Nick Gottschalk
Art Director
James Foster
Art Director
Niall Moroney
Supervising Art Director
Matt Gray
Art Director
Steve Clark-Hall
Co-producer
Lauren Meek
Associate Producer
Michael Tadross
Executive Producer
Bruce Berman
Executive Producer
Katie Spencer
Set Decorator
Jenny Beavan
Costume Designer
Max Keene
First Assistant Director
Reg Poerscout-Edgerton
Casting
Mark Mostyn
Unit Production Manager
Hans Zimmer
Music Producer
Lorne Balfe
Music Producer
Chas Jarrett
Visual Effects Supervisor
Christine Blundell
Hair Styles
Christine Blundell
Makeup
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