First look at Ian McKellens Sherlock in new Mr. Holmes clip: watch now

The first clip has arrived online from Mr. Holmes, giving us our first proper look at Ian McKellen as the ageing detective, Sherlock Holmes.

Based on Mitch Cullin’s novel, A Slight Trick of the Mind, the new film picks up with a 93-year-old Holmes living in a sleepy seaside village, reflecting on some of his past cases.

This first clip shows him casting his mind back to a particularly befuddling murder, and growing frustrated that his critical faculties are beginning to dim with age…

Take a look at the new clip, below…