Continuity mistake: SPOILER: The boy, Roger, finds a glove in a secret drawer in Mr. Holmes' room. The glove is lying perfectly flat in the drawer. It had supposedly been there for years unknown to Mr. Holmes. Later, in a flashback scene, it shows Dr. Watson putting the glove in the drawer. When he puts the glove in the secret drawer, it is not laid flat in the drawer - it has an obvious upward bend in the glove. Since the glove had been in the drawer, untouched, for years, it should have still had that upward bend.
With Roger recovering from a serious reaction to several wasp stings, Mr. Holmes bequeaths his farmhouse and bees to his housekeeper and son, upon his death. The final scene shows Mr. Holmes setting up a Zen meditation rock circle on the top of the hill overlooking the sea. In the middle of the rock circle, Mr. Holmes is seen beginning meditation and prayers.
Sherlock Holmes: I was given a small chest containing the Watson stories, none of which I'd ever actually read. They were, as John always described them, penny dreadfuls with an elevated prose style.
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