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Sherlock: Season 3 (2013-2014)

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Critic Consensus: Honoring the Holmes brand, Sherlock is splendidly acted and still pleases fans who are thirsty for stimulating, intelligently written story arcs.

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In the beginning of series 3, John, Lestrade and those close to Sherlock are reeling after Sherlock's apparent death and are trying to get on with their lives. After his return, Mycroft looks for Sherlock's help with finding a terror cell.

Cast

Benedict Cumberbatch
as Sherlock Holmes
Martin Freeman
as Dr. John Watson
Rupert Graves
as Detective Inspector Lestrade
Una Stubbs
as Mrs. Hudson
Vinette Robinson
as Sgt. Sally Donovan
Andrew Scott
as Jim Moriarty
Lars Mikkelsen
as Charles Augustus Magnussen
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Critic Reviews for Sherlock: Season 3

All Critics (32) | Top Critics (16)

As is often the case with Sherlock, the best bits are less about plot and more about people.

January 22, 2014 | Full Review…

The third season is looser, funnier, more emotional and also significantly less logical than what has come before.

January 17, 2014 | Full Review…
Top Critic

Happily, though it's not the series' strongest script, the two fine actors can still extract every nuance from it.

January 17, 2014 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

Benedict Cumberbatch is alive and well and in fine form.

January 8, 2014 | Full Review…

Holmes and Watson are such enduring characters, and these versions written and played so well.

January 21, 2014 | Rating: B | Full Review…

As sly and quirky as ever, Sherlock continues to pursue a fiendishly clever trail, taking Holmes into a world of smartphones, DNA testing and state-of-the-art forensics.

January 21, 2014 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for Sherlock: Season 3

½

EddieC.

Super Reviewer

½

Finally catching this series and I would now like to stalk all of Benedict Cumberbatch's presence on the internet. I adore!

LilyL.

Super Reviewer

JeffL.

Super Reviewer

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