Category Archives: Something Neat We’ve Found

Random Malahide Picture(s) 23 – Halloween Edition

As Halloween approaches it is a great time to share these vintage photographs of Patrick Malahide rocking some epic costumes.  The first one was found on the Mirror’s photo archive site.  Vroooom-vroooom! From the description Patrick Malahide January 1974 Actor … Continue reading

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Random Malahide Picture(s) 22

Admin:  There is a fascinating blog about a very impressive VHS collection called VHistory.  Tape #1660 covers the 1994 Bafta Production Awards and features a very sharp looking Patrick Malahide who is presenting “Best Television Drama Serial”.  Prime Suspect 3 … Continue reading

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A Look at Money in the Morgue, the “New” Inspector Alleyn Novel

Back in March, Fearless Admin wrote about a Guardian article announcing that a “new” Inspector Alleyn novel, Money in the Morgue (I keep wanting to type Murder in the Morgue), was shortly to be released.  The book is based on … Continue reading

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Random Malahide Picture 21

Here’s a rather nice publicity still I happened across on the Mirror’s Production-Saturday Magazine-We Love TV page, showing Mr. Malahide as Lord Willingdon in the S02E01 episode of “Indian Summers“, “Indian Man, British Suit” (recapped by Admin here).  He hardly … Continue reading

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Random Malahide Picture 20

From the BBC Genome Facebook page:  A gorgeous photo of Patrick Malahide as wide-tie aficionado Colin Anderson from “The Standard“. Happy birthday to actor Patrick Malahide. Though best known for his roles in Minder and Game of Thrones, he also … Continue reading

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The Reporter by Peter May — Review

Time to review Peter May’s “The Reporter”, the novel based on the television series “The Standard“. It is a fun, entertaining and snappy book. “The Reporter” is very much a straight up thriller which makes it a quick and enjoyable … Continue reading

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Something Neat XXXIX: The Reporter by Peter May Pt 2

Back in 2014, RFodchuk posted (link here) a Something Neat about Peter May‘s novel “The Reporter”, based on the television series “The Standard“.  “The Standard” has been a bit of fixation around here as it is a series we both … Continue reading

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Something Neat XXXVIII: “Middlemarch” Publicity Photo

Another great find while image searching!  This time, it’s a colour version (albeit cropped) of a “Middlemarch” publicity photo I’d previously only seen in black and white, featuring Dorothea Brooke (Juliet Aubrey) and her fiancé, the Rev. Edward Casaubon (Mr. … Continue reading

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“Inspector Alleyn Mysteries” On the List of “The 10 Best Brit Detective Shows, Ever”

I happened across a recent article in The Weekly Standard by Hannah Long, listing “The 10 Best Brit Detective Shows, Ever“.  After some interesting dissing of the upcoming “Murder on the Orient Express” remake (sadly, not the “Minder” version) we … Continue reading

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Something Neat XXXVII: More Alleyn Publicity Pics

Here are a couple more “Inspector Alleyn” publicity pictures I found while browsing around.  Just when I think I’ve seen them all, I find a new one – or in this case, two.  Click for a larger size, because they’re … Continue reading

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