Mr Holmes plays tonight at the Roi Theatre.

Mr Holmes plays tonight at the Roi Theatre.

Mr Holmes focuses on the man behind the myteries

The Smithers Film Series continues tonight at 7 p.m. with U.K. movie Mr Holmes.

The Smithers Film Series continues tonight at 7 p.m. with U.K. movie Mr Holmes.

Description

Mr. Holmes focuses on the man behind the mysteries, and while it may lack Baker Street thrills, it more than compensates with tenderly wrought, well-acted drama. McKellen excels, switching effortlessly between the reclusive beekeeper with a faltering memory and the elegant younger detective at the height of his powers.

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