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Detective, The (1954) -- (Movie Clip) After Saint Ignatius

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    Detective, The (1954) -- (Movie Clip) After Saint Ignatius

    Opening scene, introducing Alec Guinness in his only appearance as G.K. Chesterton's "Father Brown," from the best-known movie adaptation of the popular short stories, released in the the U.S. as The Detective, 1954, co-starring Peter Finch.

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Detective, The (1954) -- (Movie Clip) After Saint...
Opening scene, introducing Alec Guinness in his only...
Detective, The (1954) -- (Movie Clip) After Saint Ignatius
Opening scene, introducing Alec Guinness in his only appearance as G.K. Chesterton's "Father Brown," from the best-known movie adaptation of the popular short stories, released in the the U.S. as The Detective, 1954, co-starring Peter Finch.>
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Father Brown (Alec Guinness), who has taken it upon himself to transport a valuable old cross to Rome to prevent its' theft, boards the London train, casually meeting a handsome bearded priest (Peter Finch), early in The Detective, 1954, from a G.K. Chesterton story.>
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