U certificateThe Detective is a Film programme that first aired in 1954 and has been classified a U certificate.

The Detective is a 4 star programme

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The Detective (1954)

Directed by
Robert Hamer

Master thief Flambeau can't imagine how a Catholic priest could understand crime. But Father Brown is no ordinary churchman. Mystery drama based on the GK Chesterton stories.

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Genre: Film

Running Time: 90 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1954

Rating:
4/5 Stars

Classification: U Certificate

Production Country: UK

Filmed in Black and White

When is The Detective next on TV?

It's next showing on Sony Movies Classic Tomorrow, 2:15pm and on Sony Movies Classic Tomorrow, 3:15pm. See more...

Cast

Image for Alec GuinnessAlec Guinness...Father Brown
Joan Greenwood...Lady Warren
Image for Peter FinchPeter Finch...Flambeau
Cecil Parker...The Bishop
Image for Bernard LeeBernard Lee...Inspector Valentine
Image for Sidney JamesSidney James...Parkinson
GĂ©rard Oury...Inspector Dubois
Ernest Clark...Bishop's Secretary
Aubrey Woods...Charlie
John Salew...Station sergeant
Sam Kydd...Scotland Yard sergeant
John Horsley...Inspector Wilkins
Jack McNaughton...Railway Guard
Hugh Dempster...Man in bowler
Eugene Deckers...French Cavalry Officer
Betty Baskcomb...French Widow
Diana Van Proosdy...Waitress
Dino Galvani...Italian Professor
Launce Maraschal...Texan Millionaire
Noel Howlett...Auctioneer