The Singing Detective | 1987

Drama, Musical
A chandler-esque story about a detective who sings.

Cast

... Philip E Marlow

Actor (1987-1988)

... Philip--Age 9

Actor (1987-1988)

... Nicola

Actor (1987-1988)

... Finney

Actor (1987-1988)

... Nurse Mills

Actor (1987-1988)

... Dr Gibbon

Actor (1987-1988)

... Mrs Marlow

Actor (1987-1988)

... Mr Hall

Actor (1987-1988)

... Nurse White

Actor (1987-1988)

... Reginald

Actor (1987-1988)

... 1st Mysterious Man

Actor (1987-1988)

... 2nd Mysterious Man

Actor (1987-1988)

Company

Network

Production Company

Synopsis

A writer of cheap detective novels is immobilized in a hospital bed due to a debilitating skin disorder. As he becomes delirious, he mentally rewrites one of his early novels, "The Singing Detective," with himself in the title role, and with memories bursting forth in the form of 1940s songs. stricken with a severe illness. The drama also focuses on his attempts to cope with his illness and features flashbacks to his own childhood.

Director

Director (1987-1988)

Writers

Writer (1987-1988)

From Story (1987-1988)

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