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Mary Moody Northen Theatre's The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
This moving, transformative show gives its autistic hero a deep and engaging humanity
"...deeper into the "curious incident," and like his hero Sherlock Holmes, he is determined to unravel it. Christopher doesn't..."

Feb. 21, 2020 Arts Review by Laura Jones

New Trailer for Austin Doc Rondo and Bob
Check out the history of two unsung heroes of horror
"...he found unexpected fame as the Creeper in 1944's Sherlock Holmes adaptation The Pearl of Death. Universal Pictures saw..."

Jan. 10, 2020 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Review: Jesus Christ Superstar
New touring production electrifies with freshness and urgency
"...with his fate. The confrontations with Pilate – Tommy Sherlock powerfully flips from fearfulness to fury – and Herod..."

Oct. 15, 2019 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Other Worlds Celebrates 40th Anniversary of Time After Time
Fest to honor Nicholas Meyer, director of the beloved chrono-romance
"...as a novelist and screenwriter (including adapting his own Sherlock Holmes story, The Seven-Per-Cent Solution, for which he received..."

Aug. 15, 2019 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Sink Your Teeth Into World Dracula Day
The Glass Coffin shows some undying love to our fave vampire
"...mark (or two) on the world. Second only to Sherlock Holmes for number of film appearances, Count Dracula has..."

May 22, 2019 Arts Post by M. Brianna Stallings

Richard Whittaker’s Top 10 Films of 2018
"...Sherlock Gnomes: Lazy filmmaking is one thing. Lazy filmmaking that..."

Dec. 28, 2018 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

Illuminating The Magic Lantern
The Austin film podcast conjures British ghosts for AFS
"...and PBS's various mystery series (Miss Marple and Poirot, Sherlock Holmes). Cole came to this specific series first several..."

Nov. 19, 2018 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Steven Saylor's The Throne of Caesar
Caesar's murder gets a fresh coat of paint in this mystery of ancient Rome
"...tantalizingly out of his reach. After an overdose of Sherlock-model detectives who pull solutions to mysteries from thin air,..."

July 13, 2018 Arts Review by Rosalind Faires

Chronicle Recommends: Crime and No Punishment
For Crime Month, our favorite films about getting away with it
"...Fun fact: The best Sherlock Holmes adaptation is a Nineties movie starring Bill Pullman..."

July 9, 2018 Screens Post by Chronicle Film Staff

Five Recommended Austin Arts Events This Weekend
On the weekend before that SXSW thing engulfs us all, yes
"...ZACH, and you don’t have to be interested in Sherlock Holmes or be at any particular point on a..."

March 2, 2018 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Mr. Smarty Pants Knows
"...England's notorious criminal Adam Worth was the inspiration for Sherlock Holmes' nemesis, James Moriarty. Scotland Yard Detective Robert Anderson..."

Jan. 19, 2018 Column by Mr. Smarty Pants

The Trauma of Thanksgiving Films
Or, how to alienate your family this holiday season
"...watching Clint Eastwood paint a whole town red or Sherlock Holmes race through the cobblestones of Victorian London on..."

Nov. 24, 2017 Screens Feature by Josh Kupecki

Five Arty Things to Do: Nov. 10-12
G-gosh, whatever might they be? Anyone have a clue?
"...Oh, sit down, Sherlock, we know you’ve got the situation sussed in your..."

Nov. 9, 2017 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Texas Book Festival 2017: The Full List
Dan Rather, Jeffrey Eugenides, the Bush sisters, and 291 more
"...in Blame; Sherry Thomas has followed her acclaimed female Sherlock Holmes novel A Study in Scarlet Women with Conspiracy..."

Sept. 12, 2017 Arts Post by Robert Faires

BBC Names Top 100 Comedies of All Time
Film critics poll picks Some Like It Hot for top slot
"...Leaf, Pillow Talk, Pootie Tang, Shaun of the Dead, Sherlock Jr., Spy, When Harry Met Sally…, Women on the..."

Aug. 22, 2017 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Your Path to Tech Success
A CEO at 25, Brian Wong draws us a road map to victory
"...Step 1: Find your superpower "Go Sherlock on your history as a person growing up. What..."

March 10, 2017 Screens Feature by Dan Gentile

These New Crime Thrillers Make Killer Presents
Following the deadly stalkers through the stacks of Mulholland
"...inner-city sort of oblique homage to the adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson. It’s an homage that Arthur..."

Nov. 30, 2016 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Hidden Room Theatre's Houdini Speaks to the Living
In this drama featuring Harry Houdini and Arthur Conan Doyle, a debate on the talking dead springs to dramatic life
"...curious historical truth – that Houdini was friends with Sherlock Holmes creator Sir Arthur Conan Doyle – to engage..."

Oct. 28, 2016 Arts Review by Robert Faires

Hidden Room Theatre's Houdini Speaks to the Living
In Houdini Speaks to the Living, Hidden Room Theatre resurrects two dead celebrities for a spirited battle
"...wanted that. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, the creator of Sherlock Holmes, also wanted that. But Houdini was a stickler..."

Oct. 21, 2016 Arts Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

Fantastic Fest Gets Arty
First titles, plus Nicolas Winding Refn on exploitation
"...stop him are the brilliant Copperhead and his assistant Sherlock Holmes! Der Bunker D: Nikias Chryssos Germany, 2015, 85..."

July 30, 2015 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Christopher Lee, Spies, and Werewolf Sex
The strange tale of Howling II
"...of screen credits ever, the only actor to play Sherlock Holmes, Dracula, Frankenstein's Monster, and Fu Manchu, and to..."

July 10, 2015 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Krapp's Last Tape / Hughie
Pairing of Krapp's Last Tape and Hughie reveals haunted old men and masterful acting by Michael Stuart
"...laughter from any material, be it Shakespeare, Shaw, or Sherlock Holmes. That was most evident here as well, as..."

May 22, 2015 Arts Review by Robert Faires

Marc Savlov's Top 10 List
"...7) The Imitation Game Sherlock's Benedict Cumberbatch is thrillingly enigmatic in this near-flawless depiction..."

Jan. 2, 2015 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

What the Hell Is that Tentacle Fence on Koenig Lane?
It's pastry chef and political gadfly Jen Cash's noodly masterpiece
"...city of Austin, Texas … well, you'd probably be Sherlock Holmes, friend, because that's precisely who she is...."

July 25, 2014 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

World Cup Watch
"...› Sherlock's Pub (9012 Research) and Baker Street Pub (3003 S...."

July 11, 2014 Sports Feature by Nick Barbaro

World Cup Watch
"...Sherlock's Pub (9012 Research) and Baker Street Pub (3003 S...."

July 4, 2014 Sports Feature by Nick Barbaro

World Cup Watch
"...Sherlock's Pub (9012 Research) and Baker Street Pub (3003 S...."

June 27, 2014 Sports Feature by Nick Barbaro

World Cup 2014
"...Sherlock's Pub (9012 Research) and Baker Street Pub (3003 S...."

June 20, 2014 Sports Feature by Nick Barbaro

World Cup Watch
Where to watch World Cup games in Austin
"...Sherlock's Pub (9012 Research) and Baker Street Pub (3003 S...."

June 13, 2014 Sports Feature by Nick Barbaro

SXSW Film: Stuart Murdoch and 'God Help the Girl'
Belle & Sebastian's Stuart Murdoch talks about his directorial debut
"...SM: A Scottish director named Paul McGuigan, who does Sherlock and is a friend of mine, gave me some..."

March 15, 2014 Qmmunity Post by Rob Cohen

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