CSI: Crime Scene Investigation

Season 5 Episode 11

Who Shot Sherlock?

Aired Sunday 10:00 PM Jan 06, 2005 on CBS



  • Allusions

    • Throughout the episode, there were many references to the various items relating to Sherlock Holmes.
      Among the references include:
      1) The violin, the Deerstalker hat, the famous Meerschaum pipe, the 19th century syringe, and the Persian slipper with tobacco in the toe.
      2) The mention of Reichenbach Falls, where Holmes found Professor Moriarty and met his (supposed) death
      3) The segments recreating the Sherlock murder are shot in a visual style reminiscent of movie photography from the turn of the century, Sherlock Holmes' native time period.
      4) The original airdate for this episode was the 151st anniversary of the widely accepted date of the birth of Sherlock Holmes.
      5) The method in which the murder weapon was concealed closely parallels the 1922 Holmes story "The Problem of Thor Bridge" by Arthur Conan Doyle.

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