New Set Photos from Guy Ritchie's Sherlock Holmes
by Alex Billington
October 29, 2008
Ah yes, there is the Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson we've been waiting to see! Finally we get a good glimpse at Robert Downey Jr. and Jude Law in Guy Ritchie's upcoming Sherlock Holmes movie. I wouldn't normally keep on posting on set photos like this, but the first reveals of Holmes and Watson weren't exactly that flattering. I knew they were just bad pictures and expected this to look much better through Ritchie's lens. Alas we've got a few new photos today, courtesy of TheBadandUgly.com, that finally give us an actual glimpse of what Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson will look like on the big screen.
Click either of the photos below for even more full on set photos, if you may be interested.
Guy Ritchie of Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels, Snatch, and RocknRolla beforehand is both writing and directing the film. In addition to Robert Downey Jr. and Jude Law, Rachel McAdams stars as Irene Alder and Mark Strong as Lord Blackwood. I think this is looking better actually seeing Downey Jr. and Law in their costumes and in their actual shooting environment, rather than on some London street. And I do think they are both the perfect choice for modern interpretations of Holmes and Watson. I've still got a good feeling that this is going to be great, so we'll be holding out for more juicy tidbits as they arrive.
first oh yea this movie should be really good
Jay Selis on Oct 29, 2008
i hope its good.
Darrin on Oct 29, 2008
Dr watson taller than sherlock holmes? WTF?
adilator on Oct 29, 2008
I'm looking forward to seeing Jude and RDJ together in this movie!
sheryl on Oct 29, 2008
Is it me or does RDJ look like a beat up Rocky Balboa in one of those pics?
j. todd on Oct 29, 2008
He looks far too short and not much in like the holmes portrayed in the sketches.
dom on Oct 29, 2008
Wow, Jude Law looks so different with a mustache.
John D. on Oct 29, 2008
yes. because we all know Locks power came from his height.
Red Buttons on Oct 29, 2008
#7 Yeah, was wondering who that was and then read it was Jude Law.. Got the "AAh oh yeah its Jude" like 3 minutes after 😛
max on Oct 30, 2008
Squee! I am just so amazed RDJ is so completely hot!! Who knew?! But seriously, I think this movie will be great!
RStewie on Oct 30, 2008
Coincidentally, Jude Law was also in the 80s/90s Sherlock Holmes TV series (the most popular remake so far) with Jeremy Brett. He's only a teenager in it- pretty funny!
Lyria on Nov 6, 2008
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