‘Enola Holmes- Mary Sue, My Dear Watson

‘Enola Holmes‘ is a Netflix adaption of the young adult mystery novels by Nancy Springer. None of which I have read. The film is directed by Harry Bradbeer and written by Jack Thorne. Enola Holmes (Millie Bobby Brown) lives happily with her mother Eudoria (Helena Bonham Carter) where she learns all kinds of skills, both…

‘Sherlock: A Case Of Evil’ Review- Not So Elementary

‘Sherlock: A Case Of Evil’ is a different take on the classic character created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. The TV movie was released in America on the USA Network and is currently owned by Multicom Entertainment Group. A young consulting detective named Sherlock Holmes (James D’Arcy) is approached by a woman named Rebecca Doyle…

StudioJake Interviews Ezra Celeste

Ezra Celeste is very classy. She is a creative person who works for a charter school district in Texas. As a communications director, Ezra works hard to get the message of her school out to the public. She uses her experience to cover a wide range of topics on social media. That is actually how…

#amreading – The Exploits Of Sherlock Holmes

Though many have tried to rewrite, modernize, or write sequels to The¬†Sherlock Holmes Adventures since they entered public domain, no one has ever come close to Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, the great detective’s¬†original creator. However in The Exploits of Sherlock Holmes, Doyle’s Adrian Conan Doyle and his co-writer John Dickson Carr at least get it…

Movie Review Flashback- Mr. Holmes

Based on Mitch Cullin’s novel A Slight Trick of the Mind, Mr. Holmes is directed by Bill Condon and stars Sir Ian McKellen as Sherlock Holmes. The movie begins in 1947 with Mr. Holmes retired and keeping bees. He returns from Japan where he finds his maid, the widowed Mrs. Munro, has brought her son…

Top 10 Best Sherlock Holmes

How did I choose which actors for my list? Elementary, my dear readers. I am a Sherlockian. I have read EVERY Sherlock Holmes short story and novel, even the ones written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s son Adrian. These are the top 10 actors of the films that I have seen based on how close…

Classic Fictional Stories Everyone Should Read Part 3

I know it’s been a while, but I believe that all writers are readers. I am living proof of that. I loved to read and it is important that everyone should read. If you cannot bring yourself to read, then get an audiobook. Stories, books, novellas, and others are important to expand our horizons. You…

Childhood Books That Inspired Me

Yesterday, I was speaking to some friends about books that changed deeply affected our childhood. I cannot speak for my friends, but for me, it was a walk down memory lane. I remember writings from Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Anna Sewell, Gilbert Morris, Samuel Clemens, HG Wells, Mary Shelley, and so many other books that…

Classic Fictional Stories Everyone Should Read Part 2

I loved to read and it is important that everyone should read, whether writer or reader. There is so much great literature out there! If you cannot bring yourself to read, then get an audiobook. Novels, short stories, books, novellas, and others are important to expand our horizons. You saw Part 1! This is Part…

Top 10 Favorite Sherlock Holmes Quotes

Sherlock Holmes is one of my favorite characters. He was created by the famous writer Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. He has been portrayed by famous actors like Jeremy Brett, Benedict Cumberbatch, Robert Downey, Jr., and several others. He has several amazing stories that have inspired several other mystery writers. Because of his fame, several people…

10 Books I Want To Be Movies in 2012

I am a reader. I just cannot help it. Books, books, books, and more books. I love imagining what the characters look like or sound like. One of the coolest things is seeing that book come to life. I always enjoy watching my favorite books get turned into movies as long as they do it…

Movies Stuck In Development Limbo We Want To See Part 1

Ever hear of Development Limbo? Probably. Different pop culture websites have mentioned these undeveloped Hollywood films in there. It is basically where planned films go to die. There is still an option for them, but no one is picking it up or making it. Sadly, there are several films there that need to be made.…