The Seven-Per-Cent Solution
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Nicholas Meyer based his screenplay for the "retro" Sherlock Holmes adventure The Seven Percent Solution on his own best-selling novel. As any Baker Street Irregular will tell you, the title refers to the dosage of cocaine taken by Sherlock Holmes (Nicol Williamson). The Great Detective's friend and chronicler Doctor Watson (Robert Duvall), concerned that Holmes' drug dependency is getting out of hand, suggests a cure under the auspices of Viennese psychoanalyst Sigmund Freud (top-billed Alan Arkin). While undergoing treatment, Holmes comes to the realization that his… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 82%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"It's best seen as a colorful period costume drama that is over 90% flawed."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"Uma premissa interessante que, relativamente bem desenvolvida, se beneficia bastante das ótimas atuações do trio principal."
‑ Pablo Villaca, Cinema em Cena
"Recommended for all those who occasionally enjoy their movies with a little cerebral spice added"
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
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