A Marvel Comic Mix Up?
By Vineeta Rao(09 Jan 2012)
The second Sherlock Holmes movie is like eating a plain sponge cake. You enjoy it while you’re eating it but there’s a underlying feeling of disappointment that it isn’t chocolate gateaux. There is also this feeling that the chef was so close to a culinary masterpiece but fell lamentably short. Yes, I am writing this close to lunch time. :-)
So back to the movie now. The acting is sparkling, the dialogues are witty and sharp, and even the cinematography is spiffy and spot on. And yet, I was left feeling underwhelmed. No, it wasn’t the ,much discussed ‘homo-erotic ... » read more