I have deemed it necessary to offer some defence with regards to criticism directed against the Sherlock Christmas Special released on 1 January 2016. Not that The Abominable Bride requires any justification whatsoever, nor I am competent enough to do so. Much of the critique directed towards it is subjective, as is its praise. However, there seems to be an unusual amount of unjustified criticism that stems from viewers who do not fully understand, or appreciate, the inner workings and meanings of the episode; preferring to discredit it as “foolish” rather than accept the possibility of it being an ingenious piece of TV entertainment. In this brief statement, I hope to provide my own subjective opinions on the episode in an attempt to reach out to any fans not yet convinced by its essential inclusion in the whole series. Continue reading “In defence of ‘The Abominable Bride’”
This is a different kind of Sherlock Holmes experience. This is my own blog.
Here’s another self-confessed Sherlockian or Holmesian attempting to spread the love and passion for Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s most famous character. Continue reading “Not another Sherlock Holmes blog?”