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Analysis of a Scene XV: Patrick Malahide as Colin in “Comfort and Joy”

Christmas is fast approaching, so Admin and I thought it would be fun to examine a scene from one of Mr. Malahide’s more Christmassy movies (for certain definitions of “Christmassy”), 1984’s “Comfort and Joy“.  In this scene, radio host Alan … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide in “Comfort and Joy”

In “Comfort and Joy” (1984), Patrick Malahide had a small but significant role as Colin, doctor and best friend to Alan “Dickie” Bird (Bill Paterson, who went on to star with Malahide and Michael Gambon in “The Singing Detective“),  a … Continue reading

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