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The Singing Detective Episode 4 of 6

Marlow as a child visits London, but is not impressed. A film option on Marlow's novel thickens the plot. His memories, his 30s style gumshoe fiction and his disease weave him an altered reality.

Release date:

1 hour, 10 minutes

Last on

Thu 23 Feb 2012 22:00


Role Contributor
Philip MarlowMichael Gambon
Mark BinneyPatrick Malahide
Nurse MillsJoanne Whalley
Mr TomkeyLeslie French
WriterDennis Potter
DirectorJon Amiel
ProducerJohn Harris
NicolaJanet Suzman
Mrs MarlowAlison Steadman
Mr HallDavid Ryall
ReginaldGerard Horan
Mr MarlowJim Carter
First Mysterious ManRon Cook
Second Mysterious ManGeorge Rossi
George AdamsCharles Simon
SchoolteacherJanet Henfrey
Philip (aged 10)Lyndon Davies
Grandad BaxterWally Thomas