Tag Archives: Arthur Daley

Analysis of a Scene XXXIX: Cool Confident Chisholm

Time for a look at another one of our favorite scenes. This time we’ll be analyzing a brilliant DS Chisholm moment from Minder S02E12 “Caught in the Act, Fact.” (Recap here.) We particularly love this episode because Chisholm is very … Continue reading

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Goodbye Sailor and Chisholm’s Moments of Win

Goodbye Sailor Minder S05E01 “Goodbye Sailor” aired 5 Sept. 1984. It is infamous for the raft gag which actually could have injured Patrick Malahide. The stunt is discussed in some detail in the Minder episode of “Drama Connections” recapped here. … Continue reading

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Analysis of a Scene XXVI: Chisholm and British Telecom

RFodchuk and I have been going through a bit of Chisholm withdrawal, so we decided to revisit one of our favorite Chisholm moments.  This is from “Life in the Fast Food Lane” (recapped here).  Chisholm *knows* that Arthur Daley has … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide as DS Chisholm: Get Daley

Chisholm is typically a put-upon copper for whom nothing goes right. But, not always; sometimes he’s different.  Get Daley (S04E10) shows a more confident, dare I say menacing, Chisholm. He almost, but not quite, acts a bit of a bully. … Continue reading

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Something Neat XXIX: “Minder” Production Still

Stumbled across this online, quite by accident:  it’s an amazingly clear production still from the “Minder” episode, “Life in the Fast Food Lane” (reviewed by Admin).  I’m guessing it’s from the scene where Chisholm and Jones show up at Arthur’s … Continue reading

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Analysis of a Scene XXI: Chisholm and Daley Outside the Courthouse

RFodchuk and I were very saddened to learn of the death of one of Britain’s most beloved actors, George Cole.  He is probably best known for playing ‘spiv’ type characters such as Flash Harry and our Mr. Chisholm’s nemesis Arthur … 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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Patrick Malahide as DS Chisholm: Waiting for Goddard

OY!  It’s been a while since a Minder recap, and Waiting for Goddard is a good one.  Poor Chisholm falls prey to a spiv and almost uncovers a quasi-kidnapping.  At least he gets his tea and pie and yells “OY!” … Continue reading

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