Monthly Archives: May 2014

Patrick Malahide as Inspector Alleyn in “Hand In Glove”, S02E02

In 1994, Patrick Malahide followed the excellent “Death in a White Tie” with “Hand In Glove“, episode two of the “Inspector Alleyn Mysteries” second series.  This episode finds Chief Inspector Roderick Alleyn juggling forged paintings (Troys, of course – I … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide as Rev. Sorleyson in December Bride

In 1991, Patrick Malahide appeared as Rev. Edwin Sorleyson in the Irish film December Bride. We have covered Rev. Sorleyson a bit in the Tale of Three Clergymen post, but he is worth a revisit. Plus, it is a good … Continue reading

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Something Neat XVI: The New Longitude Prize

Clockmaker John Harrison won the Longitude Prize in 1765 by developing an accurate way to find a ship’s longitude.  Patrick Malahide dramatized his feat in the Horizon special Longitude (click for blog recap & gallery).  It is an excellent documentary, … Continue reading

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DS Chisholm Page Update

The Cheerful Charlie Chisholm page in the Cherished Characters tab has been updated.  It is all fresh and improved and hopefully gives DS Albert Chisholm his due.

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Something Neat XV – And Patrick Malahide in Life in the Fast Food Lane

Minder S06E02, Life in the Fast Food Lane is a mixed bag.  But first –  Something Neat We’ve Found.   When Peter Capaldi landed the role of the Doctor, Digital Spy posted 12 Awesome Photos.  Below is the most awesome one.  … Continue reading

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Analysis of a Scene XI: Remembering Bob Hoskins in “Captain Jack”

With the passing of Bob Hoskins last week on April 29, Admin and I thought we’d like to remember him by drawing attention to one of his lesser-known works:  the very sweet and funny “Captain Jack” (1999), in which he … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide as Mr. Hastymite in The December Rose

In 1986, Patrick Malahide appeared in the BBC children’s production The December Rose as the villainous Mr. Hastymite.  Originally a six-part serial with 30 minute episodes, it has only been released on VHS with the episodes smooshed together to form … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide as Morgan in “The Killing Fields”

In 1984, Patrick Malahide had a brief but highly visible role as Australian journalist Morgan (we later find out his first name is actually “Dennis”) in the major motion picture, “The Killing Fields“.  He only has a couple of scenes … Continue reading

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