Tag Archives: Captain Jack

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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Adorkable Nerds (Played by Patrick Malahide)

Proving once again that Mr. Malahide’s characters defy categorization – or just have many facets to them – Admin and I were pondering bow ties (okay, I was  😉 ) and the characters most likely to wear them when we … 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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Analysis of a Scene XI: Remembering Bob Hoskins in “Captain Jack”

With the passing of Bob Hoskins last week on April 29, Admin and I thought we’d like to remember him by drawing attention to one of his lesser-known works:  the very sweet and funny “Captain Jack” (1999), in which he … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide in “Captain Jack”

“Captain Jack” (1999) is a rather sweet, funny little movie starring Bob Hoskins as a renegade pleasure boat captain, Jack Armistead, who decides to honour one of the founding figures of the town of Whitby, North Yorkshire, by placing a … Continue reading

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