May 2010 News Bulletin 4

“I shall have news of some sort or other.”


Will Sherlock Win the Popular Vote?

Will Sherlock Holmes (2009) come up trumps at this year’s National Movie Awards?  Movie fans, not critics or industry insiders, decide the winners at the NMAs and the Warner Bros blockbuster is one of five nominations in the Best Action/Thriller category.  You can watch it live, from London’s Royal Festival Hall on Wednesday 26 May 2010 on ITV1 at 8.00pm.  The host for the evening, providing just the right touch, is our very own James Nesbitt.

DVD Deals Instore.

Asda are selling the DVD of Warner Bros Sherlock Holmes (2009) for £8, but you have to buy another DVD from their selection to get the deal, otherwise it’s £12.99.  It’s £9.99 at Sainsbury’s and £10 at Tesco but the latter have an ‘exclusive digital download’ with their copies.

Woof!  Woof!

HMV has slashed the online price of the Sherlock Hound DVD to £10.99 –

Mayday Mayday Update.

Issues 98 (May) and 99 (June) will be issued simultaneously on week commencing Monday 24 May 2010.  Crewmates will find the e-copies in their inboxes by Monday evening.  The hard copy of each should be with subscribers by midweek.