The Singing Detective Episode guide

  1. Who Done It

    6/6 Marlow still dreams about the homecoming and the frightening figure of the scarecrow.

    First broadcast: 21 Dec 1986

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  2. Pitter Patter

    5/6 Marlow is getting better and the different strands of his fiction and reality converge.

    First broadcast: 14 Dec 1986

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  3. Clues

    4/6 Marlow as a child visits London. A film option on Marlow's novel thickens the plot.

    First broadcast: 07 Dec 1986

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  4. Lovely Days

    3/6 Marlow thinks back to his childhood and remembers seeing his mother having illicit sex.

    First broadcast: 30 Nov 1986

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  5. Heat

    2/6 Marlow faces his personal misery of the talking cure with the psychologist.

    First broadcast: 23 Nov 1986

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  6. Skin

    1/6 A patient struggles to keep his sanity while his alter ego, a private eye, keeps singing.

    First broadcast: 16 Nov 1986

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