sherlock holmes 2: a game of shadows
movies i saw in 2011
Lestrade: So that is an average day for you.
Lestrade: You disrupt traffic and save the world.
Mycroft: This is correct.
Lestrade: And you cry.
Mycroft: Certainly not.
Lestrade: You said-
Mycroft: I’M THE BOSS.
Mycroft would like to remind you that he’s got the longest comics. LIKE A BOSS!
(Original long-ass version is here, much easier to read)
because this is totally what he would do.
“I’m playing Mycroft in the sequel to the Sherlock Holmes film Guy Ritchie directed with Robert Downey Jr., and that sort of part is fun, but just once in a while to play a genuine all round sort of lead figure with complexity and tragedy and wit and all the sort of things that Oscar [Wilde] had was a once in a lifeftime thrill.”
You can listen to the interview from The Danny Baker Show on the BBC iPlayer
Stephen Fry: on first name terms with Oscar Wilde.