The Enola Holmes trailer is right here. No, that is not a misspelling, the movie is about Holmes’ teenage sister. Netflix has unveiled a two-and-a-half-minute trailer for Enola Holmes, with Stranger Issues star Millie Bobby Brown enjoying the titular teenager, who turns into a detective in her personal proper after her mom (Helena Bonham Carter) — whom Enola describes as “her entire world” within the Enola Holmes trailer — goes lacking on the morning of Enola’s sixteenth birthday. Based mostly on Nancy Springer’s ebook sequence of the identical title, Enola Holmes additionally entails her elder brothers Sherlock (Henry Cavill) and Mycroft (Sam Claflin).
Brown often breaks the fourth wall and constantly narrates the Enola Holmes trailer, informing us that her title is the reverse of “alone” and that her brother Sherlock is, “sure, the well-known detective, my genius brother. He can have all of the solutions.” Sadly, his reply — or fairly, extra Mycroft’s, it appears — is to place Enola up in a ending faculty and make a “correct girl” of her. However Enola escapes their clutches and heads to London to search for her mom. To remain hidden from her clever brothers, Enola does the least anticipated factor: she turns into a girl. What follows is a special YA sort of Holmes journey.
Along with Brown, Carter, Cavill, and Claflin, Enola Holmes additionally stars Adeel Akhtar (Murdered by My Father), Fiona Shaw (Killing Eve), Frances de la Tour (Rising Damp), Louis Partridge (Amazon Journey), and Susie Wokoma (Chewing Gum). Enola Holmes has been directed by Harry Bradbeer (Fleabag, Killing Eve) off a script by Jack Thorne (His Darkish Supplies), and produced by Mary Guardian, Alex Garcia, Ali Mendes, Millie Bobby Brown, and Paige Brown. The Netflix thriller movie is a manufacturing of Legendary Footage, PCMA Productions, and Warner Bros. Footage. Enola Holmes was meant to have a theatrical launch earlier than COVID-19 hit, however will now come to Netflix.
Enola Holmes has additionally been the topic of a (hilarious) lawsuit filed by the Conan Doyle Property, who handle the affairs of the late Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, the creator and writer of Sherlock Holmes character and books. Whereas the Property has misplaced management over a lot of the work because it has handed into the general public area, the final 10 books printed between 1923 and 1927 are nonetheless copyrighted. Of their grievance, the Property alleged that the movie violates stated copyright as a result of it reveals Sherlock to have feelings, which he solely developed after the writer misplaced his eldest son in World Warfare I.
Here is the official synopsis for Enola Holmes, from Netflix:
“England, 1884 — a world getting ready to change. On the morning of her 16th birthday, Enola Holmes (Millie Bobby Brown) wakes to seek out that her mom (Helena Bonham Carter) has disappeared, abandoning an odd assortment of presents however no obvious clue as to the place she’s gone or why. After a free-spirited childhood, Enola all of the sudden finds herself below the care of her brothers Sherlock (Henry Cavill) and Mycroft (Sam Claflin), each set on sending her away to a ending faculty for ‘correct’ younger women.”
“Refusing to observe their needs, Enola escapes to seek for her mom in London. However when her journey finds her entangled in a thriller surrounding a younger runaway Lord (Louis Partridge), Enola turns into a super-sleuth in her personal proper, outwitting her well-known brother as she unravels a conspiracy that threatens to set again the course of historical past. Based mostly on the beloved ebook sequence by Nancy Springer, Enola Holmes is a dynamic new mystery-adventure that introduces the world’s biggest detective to his fiercest competitors but: his teenage sister.”
Enola Holmes is out September 23 on Netflix in India and elsewhere.
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