Originally Posted by KevB
I liked Elementary ok for a pilot episode. Enough to watch it again. Has a House, MD vibe to it. Flawed genius with a buddy to keep him straight. BBC Sherlock is definitely superior though, really good stuff there.
You DO get that House had a Sherlock Holmes vibe to it?
Drug abuse to avoid the world [cocaine v vicodin]
Music to cope with boredom [violin v guitar]
Bored layabout when not on a case, amusing himself with base entertainment [agony columns v soap operas]
One main friend who he calls by last name [WAtson v Wilson]
Arrogant and adamant that his arrogance is justified.
Down to something as mundane as