Long-retired and near the end of his life, Sherlock Holmes (Ian McKellen) grapples with an unreliable memory and must rely on his housekeeper's son as he revisits the still-unsolved case that led to his retirement.
, known in America for his roles in The Last Samurai
and 47 Ronin
, talks about how excited he was to play a character alongside Sherlock Holmes.
Mr. Holmes premieres in theaters July 17.