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The Detective

The Detective (1954)

Also Known As: Detective, The | Father Brown |

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Brief Synopsis

A priest attempts to catch a thief and save his soul.

Cast & Crew

Robert Hamer Director
Alec Guinness Father Brown
Joan Greenwood Lady Warren
Peter Finch Flambeau
Bernard Lee Inspector Valentine
Sidney James Parkinson
Gerald Oury Inspector Dubois
Ernest Clark Bishop'S Secretary
Aubrey Woods Charlie
John Salew Station Sergeant
Sam Kydd Scotland Yard Sergeant
John Horsley Inspector Wilkins
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MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1954 Production Date: 
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co: 
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  .....Production Company, Sony Pictures Releasing .....Domestic Theatrical Distributor, Rca/Columbia Pictures Home Video .....Domestic Video Distributor
Duration(mins):  Country:  United Kingdom (GB)
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  • Wonderful Sir Alec Guiness

    I_Fortuna 2013-01-16

    I seem to be one of the few people left who appreciates a dry sense of humor. I loved this movie and love Sir Alec Guiness. This certainly was a team... MORE>

  • Father Brown (1954)

    James Higgins 2010-06-02

    Alec Guinness is excellent as Father Brown, a priest who also works as a part-time detective. He is perfectly cast. The supporting cast is fine. Great... MORE>