Sherlock Gnomes is a 2018 3D computer-animated fantasy romantic mystery comedy film directed by John Stevenson.

Official trailers

Paramount Pictures UK on Tuesday, November 07, 2017 released the trailer:
Sherlock Gnomes | Official Trailer | Paramount Pictures UK.

Story intro

Sherlock Gnomes and his assistant, Gnome Watson, storm London's natural history museum where their nemesis, a pie mascot named Moriarty, is holding gnomes hostage. After a brief battle, Moriarty is seemingly crushed by a dinosaur skeleton. Meanwhile, Gnomeo and Juliet and their fellow gnomes move to London, where the couple are declared the new leaders of the garden. Feeling neglected by Juliet's focus on improving the garden, Gnomeo leaves to find a flower centerpiece, but is nearly caught in a shop, forcing Juliet to rescue him and leading to a heated argument between the couple with Juliet harshly telling Gnomeo "the garden can't wait, you can!". They return to the garden to find all the other gnomes missing. Sherlock and Watson arrive to investigate; after Gnomeo and Juliet help them escape a sewer flood, Sherlock agrees to join forces. A clue from Moriarty, whom Sherlock believes survived their last encounter, leads them to Chinatown. They find the next clue at Curly Fu's Emporium, and escape a group of Maneki-nekos whom Sherlock had previously offended. They arrive back at the natural history museum, where Gnomeo suggests they look inside but Sherlock decides to wander an art gallery instead, followed by Juliet. Gnomeo goes into the museum anyway with Watson in pursuit, only to be kidnapped by a Gargoyle who seemingly smashes Watson. Gnomeo is brought to the rest of the gnomes and informed they will be smashed during a fireworks celebration the following evening. Meanwhile, Sherlock figures out the next clue is at the royal park. He and Juliet disguise themselves as a squirrel to get the clue from a dog whom Sherlock has an unfortunate history with (and describes as "the hound owned by the Baskervilles"), and manage to evade the dog on a lawnmower.

Cast

James McAvoy
Gnomeo, Lady Bluebury's son, Juliet's husband, Benny's best friend and a blue gnome counterpart to Romeo Montague
Emily Blunt
Juliet, Lord Redbrick's daughter, Gnomeo's wife, Nanette's best friend and a red gnome counterpart to Juliet Capulet
Johnny Depp
Sherlock Gnomes, Gnome Watson's friend, Irene's ex-boyfriend, Moriarty's nemesis and a gnome counterpart to Sherlock Holmes
Chiwetel Ejiofor
Dr. Gnome Watson, Sherlock Gnomes' friend and assistant and a gnome counterpart to Dr. John Watson
Mary J. Blige
Irene, Sherlock's ex-girlfriend, and a plastic doll counterpart to Irene Adler
Jamie Demetriou
Moriarty, Sherlock's nemesis and a pie mascot counterpart to Professor Moriarty
Michael Caine
Lord Redbrick, the leader of the red gnomes and Juliet's overprotective widowed father and gnome counterpart to Lord Capulet
Maggie Smith
Lady Bluebury, the leader of the blue gnomes and Gnomeo's widowed mother; gnome counterpart to Lady Montague
Ashley Jensen
Nanette, a Scottish-accented plastic garden frog, Juliet's best friend and Paris' girlfriend in first film now is the new girlfriend of Benny and garden frog counterpart to Nurse
Matt Lucas
Benny, Gnomeo's impulsive and tall-hatted best friend, Call Me Doll's boyfriend in first film
Stephen Merchant
Paris, a nerdy red gnome
Ozzy Osbourne
Fawn, a garden deer and counterpart to Peter
Julie Walters
Ms. Montague, the elderly owner of the garden
Richard Wilson
Mr. Capulet, the other elderly owner of the garden
Julio Bonet
Mankini Gnome, a red gnome in a mankini
Kelly Asbury
Red Goon Gnomes; counterparts to Gregory, Sampson, Anthony, and Potpan
Dan Starkey
Teddy Gregson, a counterpart to Tobias Gregson
Dexter Fletcher
Reggie, a gargoyle
James Hong
Salt Shaker
John Stevenson
Big Boy Gorilla
Stephen Wight
Bridge Operator

About

The film Sherlock Gnomes was scheduled to be released by Paramount Pictures, B&H Film Distribution, Central Partnership, Constantin-Film, Intercontinental Film Distributors (HK), JL Vision Film, NOS Audiovisuais, SF Film Finland, Sabay MVP, Svensk Filmindustri (SF), Toho-Towa, United International Pictures (UIP), Universal Pictures International (UPI), Paramount Home Entertainment and Paramount Home Media Distribution on March 23, 2018 (United States), on April 11, 2018 (France), on May 3, 2018 (Germany, Denmark) and on May 11, 2018 (United Kingdom, Ireland).

The duration of the film is 86 minutes. With a budget of $65 million, the film grossed over $90.3 million.

The film had received a "PG" rating.

Rating

Sherlock Gnomes got low rating from critics. The audience dislikes the film either. Audiences polled by CinemaScore gave the film an average grade of "B+" on a scale ranging from A+ to F.

External links

Official website: sherlockgnomes.com

Wikipedia: Sherlock Gnomes

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