Holmes and Watson might not have been the most pleasing movie which was released last year but, it had some fans who were satisfied with the movie. Sometime after the premiere of the movie, we usually get the update for DVD and Blu-ray of a movie. The update for the DVD of Holmes and Watson has been revealed. Holmes and Watson DVD and Blu-ray update are set for April 9, 2019.
The project was announced all the way back in 2008, and Sacha Baron Cohen has originally planned Holmes and with Ferrell playing Watson. The movie remained in development for a long time, and the final cast was confirmed in July 2016. Ferrell and Reilly were confirmed as Holmes and Watson. The movie has been written and directed by Etan Cohen.
Holmes & Watson was release in the United States on December 25, 2018. The film grossed over $41 million worldwide, and it had a budget of $42 million. Many reports claimed that the movie was so bad that viewers walked out early from the screenings. Many critics openly called the script subpar, and they also called out the staff for squandering the cast and source.
The story is set in the year 1881 in which Sherlock Holmes meets John Watson and befriends him. Holmes and Watson are going to check the trail of Professor James Moriarty. However, they have to wait for some time as their housekeeper, Mrs. Hudson brings them a package which was sent by Moriarty. When Holmes finally makes it to the trial, Holmes is convinced that the man on the trial is not Moriarty but some man named Jacob Musgraves.
Inspector Lestrade tries to convince Holmes that his deduction is incorrect. But, Holmes is convinced that Moriarty is on his way to the United States. So, Holmes tries to prove that his deduction is correct.