Sherlock Holmes lives on screen and in literature
Published 11/19/2011, St. Petersburg Times / MCT
One hundred and twenty-four years after his first appearance in print and 118 years after his frustrated creator threw him over Reichenbach Falls only to resurrect him by popular demand eight years later, Sherlock Holmes is very much alive. You’d like evidence? There’s the upcoming debut on Dec. 16 of “Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows,” the second movie in which Robert Downey Jr. portrays a steampunk version of the Great Detective.Word count: 975
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