Lionsgate Announces Release Date, Specs For McKellan’s New Movie

Courtesy:  Lionsgate

Courtesy: Lionsgate

Sir Ian McKellan’s new movie Mr. Holmes will hit store shelves and digital outlets next month.

Officials with Lionsgate announced recently that Mr. Holmes will be released on Tuesday, October 27th. It will be released on DVD + Digital combo pack and Blu-ray + Digital HD combo pack. The movie, based on author Mitch Cullum’s novel A Slight Trick of the Mind, sees the world’s greatest detective coming out of retirement to solve the one single mystery that he could never solve. Fittingly the case in question was his final case. Having taken a trip to Japan, Holmes returns home and is forced to use his years of experience and expertise to solve the mystery. Mr. Holmes was awarded the Audience Award for Best Narrative Feature at the 2015 Sydney Film Festival. Both the DVD and Blu-ray combo pack include a pair of bonus features. Those features are listed below.


  • “Icon” Featurette
  • “Story” Featurette

Mr. Holmes will be released in stores and online on Tuesday, October 27th. The DVD + HD combo pack will retail for MSRP of $19.98 and Blu-ray + Digital HD combo pack for $24.99. It will be available On Demand November 10th. More information on this and other titles from Lionsgate is available online now at:



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