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Review: BBC Sherlock continues but so do my doubts

Please don’t read any of this blog if you are trying to avoid spoilers I really wanted to like this one – I sat there full of hope, optimism and open-mindedness but still the nagging issues kept flooding back in. … Continue reading

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BBC Sherlock is back but not forgiven – well, not by me anyway.

Please don’t read any of this review if you don’t want to see spoilers. Or if you only want to read reviews gushing with praise. There’s both praise and damnation in this one I’m afraid. Sherlock’s back. We get false … Continue reading

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Oh no! We are in for even more tears at the end of BBC Sherlock Series three

I’ve just come across this article in the Radio Times online: “It’s time,” tweeted Sherlock composer Michael Price, as he prepared to go into the studio to record the score for His Last Vow, the final instalment in the forthcoming series. … Continue reading

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Is BBC Sherlock becoming ‘too cool’?

Does the epic stardom of Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman somehow change the very nature of BBC Sherlock? Not to mention the meteoric rise of Mark Gatiss and Steven Moffat. What I loved about Sherlock initially was that the series … Continue reading

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The Sign of Three – what can we deduce?

BBC Sherlock creators Mark Gatiss and Steven Moffat have revealed that the title of the second episode of series three will be – The Sign of Three. Well, it’s obviously a play on the title of the original Sherlock Holmes … Continue reading

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Title revealed for BBC Sherlock series 3, episode 1 – The Empty Hearse

Filming begins in Cardiff today for the first episode of Sherlock Series Three. News has just broken that the first episode of the new series will be called ‘The Empty Hearse’. Obviously this is an intriguing play on The Empty … Continue reading

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It’s all in the adventure . . . BBC Sherlock gets it right – Elementary doesn’t

I’ve just come across this lovely quote from Stephen Moffatt, creator of BBC Sherlock – ‘Other detectives have cases, Sherlock Holmes has adventures, and that’s what matters.’ It is this sense of adventure that really sets the original 56 stores … Continue reading

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