Series inspired by the stories of GK Chesterton; a Catholic priest has a knack for solving mysteries in his English village.
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...  Father Brown 70 episodes, 2013-2018
...  Mrs McCarthy 70 episodes, 2013-2018
...  Sgt Goodfellow / ... 52 episodes, 2014-2018
...  Lady Felicia 45 episodes, 2013-2018
...  Sid Carter 45 episodes, 2013-2018
...  Inspector Mallory 35 episodes, 2016-2018
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Series inspired by the stories of GK Chesterton; a Catholic priest has a knack for solving mysteries in his English village.

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Christopher Stevens from the Daily Mail gave Father Brown four stars out of five. See more »

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In one of the episodes a revolver is shown with one empty chamber to demonstrate that one shot was fired. However the casing should still have been there since revolvers do not eject them. See more »

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Featured in The Wright Stuff: Episode #21.1 (2016) See more »

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Entertaining but nothing to do with the books
6 February 2013 | by See all my reviews

As long as you don't think about the Father Brown of the G.K.Chesterton books, this is not a bad series. Entertaining enough and Mark Williams is a nice enough priest. It only has the name Father Brown in common with the Chesterton books and as long as you do realize that and preferably never read any of them you should be all right. It's a shame the plots are as shallow as most of the Midsomer Murders ones because the Chesterton stories have some very good plots and they could have been used. I'll still watch them as they're nice and short and often fit a gap between other programmes. Mark Williams is a good actor and very entertaining.


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