NO IT DID NOT! D: THIS SELF-CONFESSED RABID DOCTOR FAN WAS NOT HAPPY. Seriously, I really didn't like the fact that he disappears for about 10 minutes solid while Holmes confronts Blackwood on the bridge.
a) This must be the most amazing, adorable picture. EVER. b) When I first saw the new movie, I loved it beyond all belief. Now that I've read a good chunk of short stories and novels, I, too, get somewhat disappointed by that middle part which is far too lacking in Watson.