Released in 2011, Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows is a British-American period action mystery film based on the characters Sherlock Holmes and Dr. John Watson created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. This tag should be used for this movie only.
Directed by Guy Ritchie, Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows is a sequel to the 2009 film Sherlock Holmes. It stars Robert Downey Jr. and Jude Law in reprising roles and co-stars Noomi Rapace as Simza, Stephen Fry as Mycroft Holmes and Jared Harris as Professor Moriarty. This movie tells the journey of Holmes and Watson across Europe with a Gypsy adventuress to foil an intricate plot by their cunning nemesis, Professor Moriarty, to instigate a war.