Based on the stories of G.K. Chesterton, a British Catholic Priest solves mysteries.
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 Father Brown (13 episodes, 1974)
Dennis Burgess ...
 Hercule Flambeau (5 episodes, 1974)
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Based on the stories of G.K. Chesterton, a British Catholic Priest solves mysteries.

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2 November 1982 (USA)  »

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El padre Brown  »

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(13 episodes)

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The series was rebooted in 2013 with Mark Williams as Father Brown. See more »

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Weak TV series
14 December 2013 | by (Russia) – See all my reviews

These TV series are poorly made. I do not mean the technical side, with respect to age of the series and TV format it could be considered satisfiable.

I mean, actors' playing is bad almost for all of them. Sometimes the plot lines are vague and characters are unbelievable.

May be, one of the strong sides is that acting doesn't always look like theatrical performance. We get some interesting views and interiors.

I am not a good reader, so I've considered to watch this version. And I've got nothing. I couldn't assemble the plot, I can't understand the clerical point of view, I do not believe in acting. Just a few personal features and authors statements are well pronounced.

I wouldn't keep this historical TV production in my archive.


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