The Singing Detective

  • 1986
  • TV Show
  • None

Dennis Potter's compelling, wonderfully surreal six-part musical miniseries probes the mind of cynical mystery writer Philip E. Marlow, who's bedridden in a hospital with a debilitating case of psoriasis when he begins to fantasize that he's a crooning 1940s gumshoe in one of his pulp novels. Blurred with his hallucinations are reflections from his trou (more…)

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Season 1 Episode Guide

Who Done It

Season 1, Episode 6

Pitter Patter

Season 1, Episode 5

Clues

Season 1, Episode 4

Lovely Days

Season 1, Episode 3

Heat

Season 1, Episode 2

Skin

Season 1, Episode 1

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  • Premiered: November 16, 1986
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: Dennis Potter's compelling, wonderfully surreal six-part musical miniseries probes the mind of cynical mystery writer Philip E. Marlow, who's bedridden in a hospital with a debilitating case of psoriasis when he begins to fantasize that he's a crooning 194… (more)

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