"The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson: The Tiger Hunt" Movie Review Essay & Film Analysis

- In such cases, my friend Sherlock Holmes ...
- Oh, come on his Holmes! Ourselves to deal, without
-! Unfortunately, really have to deal without it

fact, the situation in which turned out to be our favorite characters -. Especially Watson, Holmes creators talking about not just - it becomes clear from the very first frame. Already alone the opening credits with the words 'in the hands of Dr. Watson left a will other - to finish what began as "The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson' very much given to understand
Poor Watson.. What kind of horror he had to endure because of the Moriarty gang and the ways in which Holmes fought with them (note that Holmes did not have to choose). Not only that, he lost his best friend, so also are not able to perform only his will - to protect Ronald Adair from Sebastian Moran. And on top of Lestrade with his usual logic judged who should be the first to indict ...
incredibly powerful film. Revising it recently, I realized that almost the most powerful in the entire Soviet sherlokiane. During the hour that it is easily and cry - and the sadness and happiness - and laugh - and a bitter laugh and joyful ... And indignantly shook his fist in the side of the screen. And ironically squint in vindictive joy. And much more ...
Amazing, just amazing acting. All without exception. Particularly striking key - Livanov and Solomin, Rina Green and Borislav Brondukov - hit like never before. The impression was that all the previous series, I looked with a tight blindfold, and now suddenly the bandage was removed. I knew, of course, it's remarkable skill, but that they are capable of this, I just do not dare to assume ...
Vitaly Solomin. Really ... I've always liked his Watson liked in the previous parts, but when I saw his grieving of Holmes, his gloomy face, heavy eyes, heard a colorless, indifferent tone with which he appeals to all strangers - he -What a charming outdoor Watson - I was conquered. A scene of the arrest ... 'It is good that you are, Inspector, do not deny the fact ... that a month ago! (if in speech were large letters, the phrase is only one of them and was ) I warned you about the danger! ' and so the behavior of the greatest and omniscient Lestrade in the same scenes ... the gods ... it's how I had to be carried away by the stupidity of the game, to put forward such a charge Watson. Reasons something which ... And when you see it, with the annoyingly smug setting forth his version of what happened ... And the phrase «themselves understand, without it!», which I have here already mentioned ... however, if Lestrade guilty he is so minded?
And the climax of the story! Until now, I like the first time, literally crying with laughter, watching the first reaction of Watson and Mrs. Hudson for a meeting with Holmes. Almost a carbon copy of the original, but in the book I did not laugh this time, and then ... And what happened then. Violin music again vzvivshayasya up and clean up the sad music, Watson's voice ringing with joy, Holmes, which suddenly breaks through tears ...
Lebanon and, accordingly, Holmes is generally pleased with the way has never been happy. Not only that, Holmes, as before, is beautiful - it is with every new episode of more beautiful. Here, under the hand get absolutely everything, like good friends, and mortal enemies. Watson, Mrs. Hudson, the brother Mycroft, Inspector Lestrade ... I'm not about Moran. Look at this - things fun. That there is the same "hunting Tiger" - even if the ultimate capture of criminals simply carried out, let Moran himself a fool, but it «The devil! ... artful cunning devil! » out of his mouth and the subsequent antics Holmes « You have surprised me today ... » does not replace anything. And what about the scene where Holmes blatant mockery in his voice congratulates Lestrade, and he replied only embarrassed mumbles something unintelligible? He was even a little sorry for eventually ... who is to blame, that the mind it is only enough to time to admit defeat, but this time, it seems to me for some reason, he also gave Holmes a personal occasion, arresting Watson . And Holmes did not hold, so as not to poke his nose in it ...
Ingenious Film Soviet sherlockiana in which one of its main delicacies - the friendship of Watson and Holmes - truly blossomed. Never before - either before or after - I was not so happy for your favorite heroes, and never the final scene of the fire did not seem to me so thin and so warm ... unless "Agra Treasure" can remember, and that - not really ...
«every decent detective ... no - just every decent person should feel guilty when criminals can not make another dirty deed. And this feeling of guilt should inspire in us new strength to fight evil. So here I am. And you, my friend - my side » .

How to cite this essay: