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Father Brown - Set 2

Overview

Heaven help the murderer who crosses paths with G. K. Chesterton's beloved detective, Father Brown. Seemingly distracted and even a bit eccentric, the kindly priest always manages to confound criminals with his keen observations and inescapable logic. He prefers to go unnoticed, dismissed as irrelevant -- until the moment of truth, when he unravels the most devious schemes. Kenneth More truly inhabits Chesteron's unlikely hero in these six classic television tales, which originally aired in the U.K. on ITV in ...
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Overview

Heaven help the murderer who crosses paths with G. K. Chesterton's beloved detective, Father Brown. Seemingly distracted and even a bit eccentric, the kindly priest always manages to confound criminals with his keen observations and inescapable logic. He prefers to go unnoticed, dismissed as irrelevant -- until the moment of truth, when he unravels the most devious schemes. Kenneth More truly inhabits Chesteron's unlikely hero in these six classic television tales, which originally aired in the U.K. on ITV in 1974 they were originally telecast on PBS's Mystery! series here in the States. Episodes on this set include: "The Actor and the Alibi" originally aired Nov. 14, 1974; "The Quick One" Nov. 21, 1974; "The Man with Two Beards" Nov. 28, 1974; "The Head of Caesar" Dec. 5, 1974; "The Arrow of Heaven" Dec. 12, 1974; and "The Secret Garden" Dec. 19, 1974. Extras include a G. K. Chesterton bio and cast filmographies.
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Special Features

G.K. Chesterton bio; Cast filmographies
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/14/2007
  • UPC: 054961969197
  • Source: Acorn Media
  • Presentation: Full Frame
  • Time: 5:07:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 4,399

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Kenneth More
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Father Brown, Vol. 1
1. Opening Credits [1:00]
2. Curtain Call [3:29]
3. Backstage Meetings [5:48]
4. Some Priestly Assistance [7:24]
5. Rehearsal [7:06]
6. A Locked-Door Mystery [8:38]
7. Investigation [5:48]
8. Closing Up Shop [11:36]
1. Opening Credits [1:01]
2. An Outraged Reader [6:09]
3. Flambeau Takes Note [5:28]
4. A Room Full of Daggers [11:09]
5. A Late-Night Discovery [2:18]
6. An Unfinished Drink [6:18]
7. A Stab in the Dark [7:59]
8. Mistakes Were Made [5:11]
9. Who Served Drinks? [5:41]
1. Opening Credits [1:00]
2. A Long, Hot Summer [6:34]
3. Michael Moonshine [3:27]
4. Any Man a Murderer [9:14]
5. Eventful Dinners [4:44]
6. Follicles Found [8:55]
7. The Sin of Pride [10:24]
8. Aftermath [6:53]
Disc #2 -- Father Brown, Vol. 2
1. Opening Credits [1:00]
2. A Pursued Woman's Past [5:18]
3. A Striking Subject [7:21]
4. Coins of the Realm [4:27]
5. All Eyes on Her [4:04]
6. A Spectral, Sinister Figure [5:37]
7. Costumes and Conflict [2:53]
8. Romans, Robbery, and Regret [5:39]
9. A Foolish Thing [6:14]
10. Fancy Dress Party [7:51]
1. Opening Credits [:56]
2. Big Spender [13:22]
3. Bringing in Brown [8:45]
4. Unhappy Landing [9:20]
5. Another Locked-Door Mystery [3:13]
6. A Question of Will [3:50]
7. Exploring the Means [3:45]
8. Gathering Suspects [7:35]
1. Opening Credits [1:01]
2. A Man Without Faith [3:34]
3. Dinner Guests Arrive [12:59]
4. After-Dinner Death [2:34]
5. A Locked-Garden Mystery [7:14]
6. The Missing Guest [7:07]
7. Two Heads Are Worse Than One [8:44]
8. Solved! [7:48]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Father Brown, Vol. 1
   Episode Selection
      The Actor and the Alibi
      The Quick One
      The Man With Two Beards
   Scene Index
      The Actor and the Alibi
      The Quick One
      The Man With Two Beards
   G.K. Chesterton Biography
   Cast Filmographies
      Kenneth More
      Sheila Keith
      Bernard Lee
      Bill Maynard
      Rosalind Ayres
      David Healy
      Fredy Mayne
      Charles Dance
Disc #2 -- Father Brown, Vol. 2
   Episode Selection
      The Head of Caesar
      The Arrow of Heaven
      The Secret Garden
   Scene Index
      The Head of Caesar
      The Arrow of Heaven
      The Secret Garden
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