A BBC One drama starring Benedict Cumberbatch as a gentleman whose daughter goes missing has had a mixed acknowledgment – with one viewer calling it the “worst episode of Sherlock ever”.
But viewers were less impressed by the adjustment of Ian McEwan’s 1987 novel.
Some said the non-linear narrative was simply too confusing.
“Did anyone else get lost in the supermarket with Kate or was it just me? ” one spectator, Laura, asked on Twitter.