Monday, June 01, 2015

'Magneto' Is 'Sherlock Holmes'

Take another look @ 'Magneto' actor Sir Ian McKellan as aging super-sleuth 'Sherlock Holmes', with Laura Linney as Holmes' housekeeper, 'Mrs Munro', in director Bill Condon's new crime feature, "Mr. Holmes" based on the 2005 novel, "A Slight Trick Of The Mind" by author Mitch Cullin:

" 1947, 'Sherlock Holmes', long retired, lives in a sleepy Sussex village with his housekeeper, 'Mrs Munro' and her amateur-sleuthing son, 'Roger'.

"But far from living out a peaceful retirement, Holmes is haunted by an unsolved case from fifty years ago. He remembers only fragments: a confrontation with an angry husband and a secret bond with his beautiful but unstable wife.

"With his legendary mental powers on the wane, and without sidekick 'Watson', Holmes is faced with the toughest case of his life — a case that might finally reveal to him the mysteries of the human heart..."

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "Mr. Holmes"......