History Series / Sherlock

13th Nov '17 5:28:29 AM BlackTemplar
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* AndTheAdventureContinues: At the end of Series 4, which many fans and some of the show's creators are saying will be the last:
-->''"There is a last refuge for the desperate, the unloved, the persecuted. There is a final court of appeal for everyone. When life gets too strange, too impossible, too frightening, there is always one last hope. When all else fails, there are two men sitting arguing in a scruffy flat like they've always been there, and they always will. The best and wisest men I have ever known. My Baker Street boys: Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson."''
--->-- '''Mary Watson'''
17th Oct '17 10:41:23 AM axle-k89
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** Obviously, Sherlock Holmes (his full name is revealed in season 3 to be William Sherlock Scott Holmes), but also his actor, ''Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch.'' Just say it out loud.

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** Obviously, Sherlock Holmes (his ([[spoiler:his full name is revealed in season 3 "His Last Vow" to be William Sherlock Scott Holmes), Holmes]]), but also his actor, ''Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch.'' Just say it out loud.
17th Oct '17 10:39:38 AM axle-k89
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** Obviously, Sherlock Holmes, but also his actor, ''Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch.'' Just say it out loud.

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** Obviously, Sherlock Holmes, Holmes (his full name is revealed in season 3 to be William Sherlock Scott Holmes), but also his actor, ''Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch.'' Just say it out loud.
19th Sep '17 2:14:59 AM The12thDoctor
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** Sherlock becomes a little more empathetic in the course of Season 1, but his character development doesn't really kick into gear until Season 2, when he becomes more caring and begins to show some real vulnerability. Witness especially his PetTheDog moment with Molly. Season 3 takes his development UpToEleven when [[spoiler:Sherlock shows real remorse for deceiving John and does his best to ensure his relationship with Mary is happy and stable]]. The Sherlock of "A Study in Pink" is much less mature than the Sherlock of "The Reichenbach Fall" but the Sherlock of "The Sign of Three" is ''a completely different person''.

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** Sherlock becomes a little more empathetic in the course of Season 1, but his character development doesn't really kick into gear until Season 2, when he becomes more caring and begins to show some real vulnerability. Witness especially his PetTheDog moment with Molly. Season 3 takes his development UpToEleven when [[spoiler:Sherlock shows real remorse for deceiving John and does his best to ensure his relationship with Mary is happy and stable]]. The Sherlock of "A Study in Pink" is much less mature than the Sherlock of "The Reichenbach Fall" but the Sherlock of "The Sign of Three" is ''a completely different person''. It continues in Season 4, where he puts himself in harm's way to rekindle his friendship with John after [[spoiler:Mary's death]], and overall, cares about his friends and family so much that [[spoiler:flies into a destructive rage after his sister Eurus creates a fake SadisticChoice in which Molly must confess her love for Sherlock due to Eurus having bombs in Molly's home, and in a life-or-death challenge where Sherlock must shoot either John or Mycroft, he TakesAThirdOption tries to shoot himself]]. This dialogue from "The Final Problem" displays this great change, meant as a CallBack to Lestrade's "great man" quote from "A Study In Pink".
-->''""[[Recap/SherlockS01E01AStudyInPink A Study in Pink]]"''\\
'''Lestrade:''' Sherlock Holmes is a great man. And I think one day, if we're very, very lucky, he might even be a good one.\\
''"[[Recap/SherlockS04E03TheFinalProblem The Final Problem]]"''\\
'''Lestrade:''' Fan, are you?\\
'''Police Officer:''' Well, he’s a great man, sir.\\
'''Lestrade:''' No, he’s better than that. He’s a good one.
13th Sep '17 2:28:44 AM Oransel
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*** [[spoiler: Her plan to destroy Sherlock is critically dependent on help from Moriarty. In order to meet Jim, Eurus needs to convince Mycroft to arrange a meeting for the two [[EvilGenius evil geniuses]]. This part of the plan requires Mycroft, who is phenomenally smart and is deeply caring about Sherlock, to allow an unsupervised meeting between two extremely dangerously psychotic and intelligent criminals, ''[[CardCarryingVillain who are not hiding their intentions to harm his brother]]''. If Mycroft refuses, she loses her only chance to do anything outside her prison cell for the rest of her life.]]
*** [[spoiler: Eurus has to be able to [[CompellingVoice brainwash]] all the prison staff discretely and completely without Mycroft or any other top government agent noticing somehow, ''hope'' that Sherlock survives dismantling Moriarty’s network; ''hope'' that he survives a terror attack plot; ''hope'' that his confrontation with extremely dangerous [[TheChessmaster Magnussen]] would not end with Sherlock being destroyed; [[HollywoodHacking hack]] the telecommunication system of Great Britain to distribute Moriarty’s message ''[[ClockKing at the perfectly calculated time]]'' without anyone noticing; leave prison; reconstruct Musgrave estate without Mycroft noticing; seduce John “the Family Man” Watson and ''hope again'' that Sherlock would not see through her disguise as Culverton Smith’s daughter.

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*** [[spoiler: Her plan to destroy Sherlock is critically dependent on help from Moriarty. In order to meet Jim, Eurus needs to convince Mycroft to arrange a meeting for the two [[EvilGenius evil geniuses]]. This part of the plan requires Mycroft, who is phenomenally smart and is deeply caring about Sherlock, to allow an unsupervised meeting between two extremely dangerously psychotic and intelligent criminals, ''[[CardCarryingVillain who are not hiding their intentions to harm his brother]]''. If Mycroft refuses, she loses her only chance to do anything outside her prison cell for the rest of her life. Trusting notoriously unreliable [[PsychopathicManchild Moriarty]] as an accomplice may be considered a gamble on its own.]]
*** [[spoiler: Eurus has to be able to [[CompellingVoice brainwash]] all the prison staff discretely and completely without Mycroft or any other top government agent noticing somehow, ''hope'' that Sherlock survives dismantling Moriarty’s network; ''hope'' that he survives a terror attack plot; ''hope'' that his confrontation with extremely dangerous [[TheChessmaster Magnussen]] would not end with Sherlock being destroyed; [[HollywoodHacking hack]] the telecommunication system of Great Britain to distribute Moriarty’s message ''[[ClockKing at the perfectly calculated time]]'' without anyone noticing; leave prison; reconstruct Musgrave estate without Mycroft noticing; seduce John “the Family Man” Watson and ''hope again'' that Sherlock would not see through her disguise as Culverton Smith’s daughter.]]
8th Sep '17 9:06:04 AM GottaHaveFaith
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* FakeGuestStar: Rupert Graves (Lestrade) and Mark Gatiss (Mycroft) each appear in every episode of the second, third, and fourth series; Louise Brealey (Molly) appears in every episode of the first, third, and fourth series; and Una Stubbs (Mrs. Hudson) appears in every episode, but only Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman are allowed to have their names in the opening titles.

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* FakeGuestStar: Rupert Graves (Lestrade) and Mark Gatiss (Mycroft) each both appear in every episode of the second, third, and fourth series; Louise Brealey (Molly) appears in every episode of the first, third, and fourth series; and Una Stubbs (Mrs. Hudson) appears in every episode, but only Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman are allowed to have their names in the opening titles.



** Another from "A Study in Pink": Sherlock gets Watson's sister's gender wrong, as he fails to consider that his sibling may be female. [[spoiler: In Series 4, John doesn't suspect that Sherlock's other sibling is be a sister.]]

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** Another from "A Study in Pink": Sherlock gets Watson's sister's gender wrong, as he fails to consider that his sibling may be female. [[spoiler: In Series 4, John doesn't suspect that Sherlock's other sibling is could be a sister.]]
8th Sep '17 9:04:13 AM GottaHaveFaith
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* FakeGuestStar: Rupert Graves (Lestrade), Una Stubbs (Mrs. Hudson) and Mark Gatiss (Mycroft) each appear in every episode of the second and third series, but only Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman are allowed to have their names in the opening titles.

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* FakeGuestStar: Rupert Graves (Lestrade), Una Stubbs (Mrs. Hudson) (Lestrade) and Mark Gatiss (Mycroft) each appear in every episode of the second second, third, and third series, fourth series; Louise Brealey (Molly) appears in every episode of the first, third, and fourth series; and Una Stubbs (Mrs. Hudson) appears in every episode, but only Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman are allowed to have their names in the opening titles.
31st Aug '17 7:47:42 AM PaulA
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* CreatorCameo: Series co-creator Mark Gatiss's first appearance as Mycroft Holmes was uncredited and intended as a cameo, but the character quickly became a much more significant part of the show.
19th Jul '17 8:33:34 AM sabremeister
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*** It's quite probable that Star Trek ''was'' made in the Sherlock-verse, but the reboot movies never happened.
20th Jun '17 4:45:31 PM Az_Tech341
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*** [[spoiler: In ''"The Final Problem"'' itself her plan required Sherlock, John and Mycroft to [[NoOneShouldSurviveThat survive a grenade explosion at close range]] and infiltrate the [[TheAlcatraz highest security island prison]] as just the start of a series of elaborate personalized mind games. Of course her initial plan does fall apart the moment Sherlock acts according to his current character development as opposed to the character he had when she was setting it all up.]]

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*** [[spoiler: Her plan to destroy Sherlock is critically dependent on help from Moriarty. In order to meet Jim, Eurus needs to convince Mycroft to arrange a meeting for the two [[EvilGenius evil geniuses]]. This part of the plan requires Mycroft, who is phenomenally smart and is deeply caring about Sherlock, to allow an unsupervised meeting between two extremely dangerously psychotic and intelligent criminals, ''[[CardCarryingVillain who are not hiding their intentions to harm his brother]]''. If Mycroft refuses, she loses her only chance to do anything outside her prison cell for the rest of her life.]]
*** [[spoiler: Eurus has to be able to [[CompellingVoice brainwash]] all the prison staff discretely and completely without Mycroft or any other top government agent noticing somehow, ''hope'' that Sherlock survives dismantling Moriarty’s network; ''hope'' that he survives a terror attack plot; ''hope'' that his confrontation with extremely dangerous [[TheChessmaster Magnussen]] would not end with Sherlock being destroyed; [[HollywoodHacking hack]] the telecommunication system of Great Britain to distribute Moriarty’s message ''[[ClockKing at the perfectly calculated time]]'' without anyone noticing; leave prison; reconstruct Musgrave estate without Mycroft noticing; seduce John “the Family Man” Watson and ''hope again'' that Sherlock would not see through her disguise as Culverton Smith’s daughter.
*** [[spoiler: The plan of
''"The Final Problem"'' itself her plan required requires Sherlock, John John, and Mycroft to [[NoOneShouldSurviveThat survive a grenade explosion at close range]] and infiltrate the [[TheAlcatraz highest security island prison]] as just the start of a series of elaborate personalized mind games. Of course her initial plan does fall apart the moment Sherlock acts according to his current character development as opposed to the character he had when she was setting it all up.games.]]
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