Out at cinemas this week is the adaptation of Mitch Cullin's novel A Slight Trick of the Mind (handily retitled Mr Holmes for people who need to know what it's all about), concerning the old age of Sherlock Holmes as he lives in retirement on the south coast, keeping bees. He is having problems with his memory as he struggles to remember his last case that caused him to give up detection. The last case, shown in flashback just after the First World War, concerns a man, his wife and some strange behaviour concerning a glass musical instrument...
|Mr Holmes attempts to make sense of the mysterious Mrs Kelmot|
|My Dad has that book. It's uncanny.|
|Ian McKellen and Laura Linney|
|Holmes teaches Roger the basics of beekeeping...|
|Never too cold for sea-bathing...|
Mr Holmes is out now and the trailer can be seen here: