The other Sherlock Holmes movie of the year: that one starring Gareth David-Lloyd – you know, Ianto off Torchwood – and Dominic Keating from Enterprise and Desmond’s

Gareth David-Lloyd in Sherlock Holmes

Dominic Keating in copper

Now I’m not saying that Gareth David-Lloyd (Ianto off Torchwood) as Dr Watson, Ben Syder as Sherlock Holmes, and Dominic Keating from Enterprise and Desmond’s in a copper suit as some kind of villain, all against a backdrop of dinosaurs in London, is the worst idea in the world.


Sherlock Holmes

…well would you? Watch it, I mean?



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    I’m Rob Buckley, a journalist who writes for UK media magazines that most people have never heard of although you might have heard me on the podcast Lockdown Land or Radio 5 Live’s Saturday Edition or Afternoon Edition. I’ve edited Dreamwatch, Sprocket and Cambridge Film Festival Daily; been technical editor for TV producers magazine Televisual; reviewed films for the short-lived newspaper Cambridge Insider; written features for the even shorter-lived newspaper Soho Independent; and was regularly sarcastic about television on the blink-and-you-missed-it “web site for urban hedonists” The Tribe. Since going freelance, I've contributed to the likes of Broadcast, Total Content + Media, Action TV, Off The Telly, Action Network, TV Scoop and The Custard TV.

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