Sherlock Holmes

  • Art director Nitin Desai gave the title 'Samrat' to us: Kavita Barjatya 03-04-2014 04:38 PM

    Mumbai: Art director Nitin Desai showed lent his title 'Samrat' to Rajshri Productons for their upcoming film 'Samrat & Co'. The production house expressed its gratitude in a statement today. Produced by Sooraj Barjatya's cousin Kavita and directed by Kaushik Ghatak, 'Samrat & Co.' stars Rajeev Khandelwal in the lead...
  • Benedict Cumberbatch to host Laureus Sports Awards 19-03-2014 05:29 PM

    Kuala Lumpur: Film and TV star Benedict Cumberbatch, best known for his portrayal of the detective Sherlock Holmes in a British BBC TV series, is to host the 2014 Laureus World Sports Awards here on March 26. Benedict has appeared in a series of highly successful films over the last...
  • Will Jasoos Narayanan Kutty's book be pulped?

    Life As It Is |  Rajesh Kumar
    I always wanted to write a book. Yes, my adventures will be chronicled by Saramma, my efficient secretary and conscience keeper. She is to me...

  • 'Skyfall' stuntman becomes the first ever to successfully perform gravity-defying loop the loop stunt on foot 24-02-2014 03:42 PM

    After a number of attempts, daredevil Damien Walters did what seemed absolutely impossible. By running a complete Sonic The Hedgehog-style loop the loop on foot, Walters has become the first ever to finish the 360 degree loop. In the astounding video, Walters is shown training for and performing the gravity-defying...
  • Sherlock: Things to expect before 'His Last Vow' airs in India 17-01-2014 05:16 PM

    The final episode of Sherlock - His Last Vow - will be aired tonight in India. This picks up from where the second episode, The Sign of Three, left off. Mary Morstan, John Watson's new wife is pregnant with his child and the couple has settled in the suburbs. Sherlock...
  • 10 'Sherlock' pick-up lines we actually did put on T-shirts 15-01-2014 01:12 PM

    Mary Morstan, who hated John Watson's handlebar and was too polite to let him know, was pleasantly surprised when Watson appeared to be shaving it the morning after they encountered Sherlock Holmes, back from the dead. Holmes told Watson what any fan could have. Watson looked horrible with that moustache....
  • Sherlock: 7 big things to expect from Season 3, Episode 2, before it airs in India 07-01-2014 01:20 PM

    The big day is here. John Hamish Watson is getting married to Mary Elizabeth Morstan in this episode. You know what that means. The best man speech. Sherlock Holmes, as John's best friend, needs all his skills to nail this one. Here are 10 things you can expect from S3E2....
  • Sherlock Holmes turns 160, draws 10 million viewers on TV 06-01-2014 05:01 PM

    New Delhi: Popular fictional detective Sherlock Holmes turned 160 Monday. Over 25,000 adaptations of the character across stage, films, television, books, comic strips and radio have made it a larger than life character. The detective, resident of 221 B Baker Street, London, which too is a fictitious address, first featured...
  • 11 'Sherlock' dialogues you will never hear our politicians say 06-01-2014 03:07 PM

    The latest season of 'Sherlock' is on and Benedict Cumberbatch brings a superb level of energy and madness to the character of the 'highly functioning sociopath', Sherlock Holmes. We took some random Sherlock quotes by characters from the TV series and realized that they could be directly coming from the...
  • Sherlock: 10 things you probably didn't expect to see in episode one of the third season 05-01-2014 11:03 AM

    There were many moments in the new season of Sherlock that came as a surprise to even hardcore fans. Who would have thought the genius detective would choose a tense near-death moment to test how John Watson felt about him? These 10 things make this season absolutely superb. ...
  • Watch: Delicious new Season 3 trailer of 'Sherlock' that has people wild with anticipation 09-12-2013 12:38 PM

    It has been two years since 'The Reichenbach Fall' where Sherlock Holmes presumably fell to his death after a last battle of wits with his nemesis - master criminal Moriarty. But his faithful friend John Watson (Martin Freeman) who knows that Holmes (Benedict Cumberbatch) faked his own death is grappling...
  • New app to reveal mysteries of Van Gogh's brush strokes 07-10-2013 04:38 PM

    London: Want to be Sherlock Holmes of the art world? There is an app for that! The Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam has launched a new app which allows users to examine paintings by the Dutch artist in detail and discover the secrets of his brush strokes. The app Touch...
  • Cruise's 'Mission' stays on top with $31.3 million 02-01-2012 01:50 PM

    Los Angeles: Tom Cruise's new mission remains impossible to beat at the box office. Studio estimates Sunday placed 'Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol' in the No. 1 spot for the second-straight weekend with $31.3 million. With a $134.1 million domestic total, it's the first $100 million hit with Cruise in...
  • Review: 'Sherlock Holmes...' is pure entertainment 31-12-2011 03:51 PM

    Cast: Robert Downey Jr., Jude Law, Jared Harris Director: Guy Ritchie The first edition had laid the foundation for a sequel and Guy Ritchie was expected to come up with an equally stylish if not a better film. Ritchie's brand of dark comedy, stylishly edited action sequences and witty one...
  • Cruise's 'Mission' accomplishes box-office win 27-12-2011 12:58 PM

    Los Angeles: Hollywood has picked up a little Christmas bonus. Studios generally underestimated the size of their movie audiences over the weekend, and they're now revising the holiday revenues upward. Leading the way is Tom Cruise's 'Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol', which pulled in $29.5 million for the weekend. That...
  • Cruise takes Christmas with $26.5m 'Mission' 26-12-2011 12:09 PM

    Los Angeles: Tom Cruise's latest mission has won a holiday weekend that's shaping up with some silent nights at movie theaters as business continues to lag. Studio estimates Sunday placed Cruise's 'Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol' a solid No. 1 with $26.5 million domestically over its first weekend in full...
  • Downey dips, 'Sherlock' slips with $40M debut 19-12-2011 01:44 PM

    Los Angeles: Sherlock Holmes is facing his worst enemy: declining crowds at theaters as this year's domestic movie attendance dips to the lowest in 16 years. Robert Downey Jr.'s sequel 'Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows' debuted on top with a $40 million weekend, off 36 percent from the first...
  • Still see myself as Indie filmmaker: Guy Ritchie 19-12-2011 11:40 AM

    London: British director Guy Ritchie may have helmed the latest Sherlock Holmes movie - 'A Game of Shadows' - but says he still has Indie sensibilities. "Filmmaking has changed as we all know. Indie movies are being muscled out in quite a conspicuous fashion and who's responsible for that and...
  • Acting is like being Sherlock: Jude Law 16-12-2011 12:45 PM

    London: Jude Law says actors are "eccentric, imaginative and creative" by nature just like fictional detective Sherlock Holmes. The 38-year-old plays Dr John Watson in 'Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows'. "I suppose, some days I wake up and I have to be responsible and down-to-earth and reliable, and other...
  • New Holmes sequel: edgy and extraordinary 13-12-2011 04:09 PM

    Arthur Conan Doyle could kill Sherlock Holmes neither in his lifetime, nor after his death. Many writers " including Conan Doyles son Adrian " have resurrected the detective and his trusty assistant Dr Watson, either as protagonists or as peripheral characters. But it really needed Anthony Horowitzs The House of...
  • Sherlock Holmes sequel a 'Bromance' 17-11-2011 12:21 PM

    London: Actors Robert Downey Jr and Jude Law have promised there will be more focus on the 'bromance' between their characters in 'Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows'. The movie is a sequel to the 2009 film 'Sherlock Holmes' directed by Guy Ritchie, which was noted for the chemistry between...
  • First Conan Doyle novel to be published 08-06-2011 10:57 AM

    London: Sherlock Holmes creator Arthur Conan Doyle's debut novel is to be published for the first time in September, nearly 130 years after it was written. "The Narrative of John Smith" was unfinished and differed radically from the Sherlock Holmes stories that made him famous, but experts said it offered...
  • Conan Doyle estate approves new Holmes story 19-01-2011 01:32 PM

    Sherlock Holmes is to be brought back to life in the first new novel about the great Baker Street detective to be officially approved. Anthony Horowitz, author of stories about teenage spy Alex Rider, has been chosen by Arthur Conan Doyle's estate to write the full-length novel, which will be...
  • Detectives now track 'online infidelity' 19-12-2010 02:22 PM

    New Delhi: This is something detectives of the likes of Sherlock Holmes and Byomkesh Bakshi could never come across but with the phenomenon of the Internet, modern sleuths are increasingly investigating a number of "online infidelity" cases in the country. Gone are the days when one had to leave the...
  • Watch: Rachel Adams' interview with CNN-IBN 08-01-2010 03:24 PM

    Rajeev Masand talks with Sherlock Holmes actress Rachel Mc Adams. ...
  • Pics: Dulha Mil Gaya, Pyaar Impossible, Sherlock... 08-01-2010 01:12 PM

    Friday's here with some new releases from Bollywood and Hollywood. ...