Monthly Archives: April 2013

Patrick Malahide as Mr. Alfred Jingle in “The Pickwick Papers”, S01E08, E09, and E10

Mr. Alfred Jingle is absent from Episodes Eight and Nine (booo!!) but the events do have a bearing on his re-appearance in Episode Ten, so this will be a three-episode recap. Episode Eight – Christmas at Dingley Dell When last … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide as Sir Myles in “The Abduction Club”

In 2002’s “The Abduction Club“, Patrick Malahide played Sir Myles, the de facto leader of a so-called Abduction Club made up of ne’er-do-well second sons of 18th Century Irish noblemen who must either abduct and marry wealthy heiresses or otherwise … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide as DS Chisholm in High Drains Pilferer, Minder S04E03

Plot Overview In High Drains Pilferer, Terry is on loan as a driver to Mickey “The Fish” Metcalfe (David Calder), a “legitimate businessman”. They discover that Susie’s, Mickey’s mistress, flat has been burgled to the tune of £30,000 (hmmmm, I … Continue reading

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It’s a Meme! 12 – Gettin’ Hot in Here…

Inspired (in part) by Fearless Admin’s review of “Mr. Stabs“:  😉  

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Patrick Malahide in Dramarama: Mr. Stabs

In 1984, Patrick Malahide appeared in Mr. Stabs, an episode of the children’s program Dramarama. Dramarama is described by Amazon.co.uk (where you can buy the DVD, in Region 2) as: A staple part of children s programming throughout the eighties, … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide Narrating Classic Crime Short Stories

Available on iTunes Classic Crime Short Stories offers up ten short stories narrated by Patrick Malahide and Jack Shepherd.  Of course, I’ll focus on Mr. Malahide’s stories. Also, if you are familiar with Overdrive, a program that partners with many … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide as Edward Ryder in “Brideshead Revisited”

Patrick Malahide played Edward Ryder, father of protagonist Charles Ryder (Matthew Goode), in the 2008 film version of “Brideshead Revisited“, based on the 1945 novel of the same name by Evelyn Waugh, and preceded by the well-known 1981 television series.  … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide as Det. Sgt. Chisholm in Car Lot Baggers, Minder S04E05

Minder S04E05, Car Lot Baggers is an excellent episode that gave Patrick Malahide some fine opportunities to show DS Chisholm’s dry wit. It is also made extra special with a very funny performance from June Whitfield. Basic Plot Arthur’s friend … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide as Inspector Alleyn in “The Final Curtain”, S01E03

“The Final Curtain“, the third episode of the first season of the BBC’s “Inspector Alleyn Mysteries” (1993), finds Patrick Malahide’s Chief Inspector Roderick Alleyn called upon to unravel a nasty case of poisoning within a rather unpleasant thespian family, and … Continue reading

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