Autistic Spectrum Digest (Autism) Issue 22, September 2015 - Page 45

In Mr. Holmes, Sir Ian McKellan plays an old and rapidly becoming feeble Sherlock Holmes. He has retired in the countryside living with a housekeeper (Laura Linney) and her son (Milo Parker). He travels to Japan in search of an alternative medicine cure for his fading memory, which proves to be a useless venture. However, the young boy Roger seems to bring out his memories as no one else can. 45