Not being much of a Holmes fan, but very much a fan of Wilder, I reluctantly watched this. This has to be the very best take on Sherlock Holmes I have ever seen. Wilder makes the character human, and frail albeit stoically. The film is funny, well-paced, true to the characters but rounding them out and done with finesse of the master that Wilder was. Not a masterpiece but it is imbued with subtle brilliance.