Monthly Archives: October 2012

Patrick Malahide Narrating Classic Tales of Horror

Available on iTunes Classic Tales of Horror provides over 3 hours of creepy stories.   Patrick Malahide narrates all of them beautifully. The Monkey’s Paw by W. W. Jacobs 26:06. I suppose most people are familiar with this story and its … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide as Jack Turner in “Hunted”, S01E04

Episode Four: “Kismet” BBC One’s synopsis: After witnessing a brutal murder, Sam discovers that Jack Turner, the criminal multi-millionaire she is spying on, is engaged in sabotage to make millions on the stock market. But the discovery comes too late … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide in The Singing Detective, Episode Six

Coming to Terms with the Past Episode six, Who Done It?, opens with a young Marlow on the train, only this time is mother isn’t there.  He passes by the familiar scarecrow which now has a hideous face that is … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide as Lord Glendenning: The Paradise S01E05

There wasn’t much time allotted for Lord Glendenning in episode five of The Paradise, but there was a very good scene between Patrick Malahide and Emun Elliott (Moray). The relationship between Katherine Glendenning and Moray didn’t exactly move along much, … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide as Jack Turner in “Hunted”, S01E03

Episode Three:  “Hourglass” The synopsis from BBC One’s Web site: Travelling undercover with the criminal multimillionaire she is spying on, Sam comes face-to-face with Bernard Faroux, the Frenchman she seduced and betrayed in Tangier. He offers to tell her who … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide as Lord Glendenning: The Paradise S01E04

Each week The Paradise seems to just get better and better. I love the way the characters are developing and it is a real treat to watch. The pacing makes for easy (but not dull) viewing and the cinematography is … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide as Inspector Alleyn in “The Nursing Home Murder”, S01E02

“The Nursing Home Murder” is the second episode of the first season of the BBC’s “Inspector Alleyn Mysteries” (1993), starring Patrick Malahide as Chief Inspector Roderick Alleyn and based on the novels by Ngaio Marsh.  You can read my synopsis … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide as Jack Turner in “Hunted”, S01E02

Episode Two:  “LB” The BBC One Web site synopsizes episode two of “Hunted” as follows: After a colleague is kidnapped by the criminal multimillionaire she is spying on, Sam is ordered to kill him to keep him from being tortured … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide as Lord Glendenning: The Paradise S01E03

Bit of news from Deadline.com: A new co-production deal between BBC Worldwide America and Masterpiece will see two more U.K. titles coming to PBS. The Paradise is a rags-to-riches Victorian Era drama series set in Britain’s first department store. The … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide in The Singing Detective, Episode Five

Episode Five, Pitter Patter Again, I’ll divide the synopsis into a few key parts. Marlow’s reality, memories and fantasies are blending together still so it is easier this way. Noir Story Marlow is performing a cute number called The Umbrella … Continue reading

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