Tag Archives: A Month in the Country

The Good, the Neutral, and the Evil: Part 2 – The Neutral

For our second installment describing Mr. Malahide’s characters in terms of D&D alignments (the first one is here), Fearless Admin and I will be discussing the Neutrals.   These are characters who tend to skirt the middle ground while pursuing their … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide In New Bridget Jones Film

I just found this on Patrick Malahide’s IMDB.  He is appearing in the upcoming release “Bridget Jones’s Baby”.  He will be playing a character named “George Wilkins”.   It will be in theatres September 16.   Of course, the film also … Continue reading

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BFI Praise for A Month in the Country

I just discovered this, so the news is late 🙁  but A Month in the Country is the Audience Choice on the subject of Rural Life at the BFI Southbank cinema.  It will air July 17 at 8:30pm.   More information … Continue reading

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Another Blu-Ray Release for A Month in the Country

Last year, Screen Archives released a blu-ray edition of A Month in the Country, starring Patrick Malahide as the complicated Rev. Keach.  Well, this year, the British Film Institute (BFI) have gotten in on the action with a Region B … Continue reading

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Officious Gits (Played by Patrick Malahide)

Once again, Fearless Admin and I have stumbled upon a common theme to many of Mr. Malahide’s characters… we’ve noticed that he sometimes plays a lot of Officious Gits, although we mean that in the most appealing and endearing way.  … Continue reading

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A Month in the Country on Blu-Ray

Screen Archives has pre-orders available for an upcoming July 14, 2015 Blu-Ray edition of A Month in the Country.  You can read RFodchuk’s recap of this most excellent film here. Patrick Malahide plays the seemingly morose, but rather more complex, … Continue reading

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Stock Photos of Patrick Malahide

These are from Yooniq Images.  There are several lovely ones.  Pictured here photos from Comfort and Joy, December Bride, Two Deaths (need to see that one), A Month in the Country, and Beautician and the Beast.

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Analysis of a Scene IV: A Month in the Country

Admin: Ahhh.  A Month in the Country, the odd, little film where nothing much happens, but lives are completely changed nonetheless.   It is watchable and re-watchable.  The following scene illustrates why.  There is very little action and the dialogue is … Continue reading

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A Tale of Three Clergymen (Played by Patrick Malahide)

So we (fearless Admin and I) got to thinking…  what if we compared all three of Patrick Malahide’s clergymen roles?  What would that look like?  Maybe… something like this?  A joint post!  😉   (Video clips are courtesy of Admin, screengrabs courtesy … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide as the Reverend J.G. Keach in “A Month in the Country”

“A Month in the Country” (1987), based on the 1980 novel of the same name by J.L. Carr, starred Patrick Malahide as the Reverend J.G. Keach, who reluctantly employs World War I veteran Tom Birkin (Colin Firth) to restore a … Continue reading

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