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Sherlock: The Lying Detective

Sherlock: The Lying Detective

by Steven Moffat; dir. Nick Hurran (BBC, 2017)

TV poster: “Sherlock: The Lying Detective” by Steven Moffat (BBC, 2017)

At once a small story (Toby Jones proving disturbingly effective as the Jimmy Savile-esque villain) and a larger, lurching, exceedingly dark character piece where the moment-to-moment excellence serves only partially to cloak the too-fast unravelling and resetting of Watson and Sherlock’s relationship.