Monthly Archives: October 2014

Halloween What Ifs: Tales of Mystery and Imagination*

*Apologies in advance to Edgar Allan Poe. It’s almost Halloween and as usual when Fearless Admin and I start tossing ideas around, things can get a little weird and spooky (and very silly).  So, we began wondering… what would happen … Continue reading

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Random Malahide Picture 8: Lachaise in “The World Is Not Enough”

Here’s a look at Lachaise, the Swiss banker Patrick Malahide played all too briefly in 1999’s “The World Is Not Enough“: Alas, poor Lachaise was destined to be killed off before the opening credits.  🙁  James Bond (Pierce Brosnan) meets … Continue reading

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Wished for Roles 9: Carnacki the Ghost Finder Narrations!

Halloween is approaching, so I’ve been reading creepy tales.  (Like I need an excuse.) As was the case last year with the Victorian horror tales, I’ve found some cool stories that would be perfect for Patrick Malahide’s narrational skills: Carnacki, … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide as John Poole in Five Days S01E05

Five Days S01E05 Admin: It is now day seventy-nine since Leanne went missing. Her body has been found and the police have a strong suspect with Kyle Betts (Rory Kinnear).  In the previous episode, John Poole insisted on viewing the … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide’s Deleted Scene in Brideshead Revisited

In her Brideshead Revisted review, RFodchuk mentioned a deleted scene featuring Patrick Malahide.  It is largely the same as the “goodbye” scene in the film where Charles leaves for Oxford, but there are a few differences.  As RFodchuk noted, Mr. … Continue reading

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Malahide Characters We’d Like to Date (Who’d Make Awful Boyfriends)

So I was roaming the internet late one night when I happened across this post and was inspired.  What characters of Mr. Malahide’s are out there that we’d like to date, even though we know (with some certainty) that they’d make awful … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide as David Sinclair in The Mourning Brooch (novel)

The Mourning Brooch continues our theme of intriguing yet frustratingly obscure early Patrick Malahide projects.  RFodchuk wrote a  blog post about its recent appearance on Mr. Malahide’s IMDB which inspired me to order the novel by Bill Craig (who also … Continue reading

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Something Neat XXII: The Reporter by Peter May

Since Fearless Admin and I have been so intrigued by Colin Anderson lately, I’ve done some additional digging and discovered that “The Standard” inspired a tie-in novel called The Reporter by Peter May, writer and co-creator of “The Standard”.   If you … Continue reading

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