“Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows” (also known as Sherlock Holmes 2) is the sequel to the 2009 film Sherlock Holmes based on the character of the same name created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
The action mystery film is directed by Guy Ritchie and produced by Joel Silver, Lionel Wigram, Susan Downey and Dan Lin. The screenplay is by Kieran Mulroney and Michele Mulroney.
Robert Downey, Jr. and Jude Law reprise their roles as Sherlock Holmes and Dr. John Watson, respectively, as the duo join forces to outwit and bring down their most cunning adversary, Professor Moriarty.
Other cast-members include Noomi Rapace, Jared Harris and Stephen Fry.
The film is scheduled to be released December 16, 2011 in the United States and United Kingdom and December 25, 2011 in other countries.
Watch the full trailer here: