The Man in the Tree

Season 1, Episode 4

"The Man in the Tree," episode four of "Father Brown," will be streaming online for two weeks from January 31 to February 14.

Lady Felicia is mortified to find an injured, half-naked man stuck in a tree on her estate. Father Brown suspects that this mysterious man was pushed into the tree from a train carriage passing on the viaduct overhead.






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The Ghost in the Machine

Season 2, Episode 1: Season Premiere

Parishioner Charlotte McKinley asks Father Brown to exorcise her house, which she believes is haunted by her sister Elspeth, who disappeared nine years earlier. The priest suspects that somebody is playing an elaborate prank until Charlotte herself disappears from a locked room.

  • 2016-10-28T05:00:00-07:00

The Maddest of All

Season 2, Episode 2

Ex-serviceman Felix Underwood, a mental patient at the Danvers Retreat, drops dead in the street. Events take an unusual turn when he returns to life two days later at his own funeral. Father Brown assists Inspector Sullivan to discover the reason for the resurrection, and gets himself committed in the process.






  • 2016-10-30T13:00:00-07:00
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  • 2016-11-04T05:00:00-07:00

The Pride of the Prydes

Season 2, Episode 3

The public opening of Pryde Castle ends abruptly when guide Audrey Diggle is struck and killed by an arrow. She was an expert on the Pryde's family history, which included an old curse. Father Brown becomes convinced that the motive lies in the Pryde family's past when a page from the parish birth records goes missing. To top it all off, all the family members are skilled archers.






  • 2016-11-06T12:00:00-08:00
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The Shadow of the Scaffold

Season 2, Episode 4

When convicted killer Violet Fernsley is given a temporary reprieve from the gallows, she begs Father Brown to prove her innocence. Her dead husband's finger turns up in a pig's stomach, pointing to a serial killer amongst the family. With only three days at his disposal, can Father Brown find the real culprit before it's too late?






  • 2016-11-13T12:00:00-08:00
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  • 2016-11-18T04:00:00-08:00

The Mysteries of the Rosary

Season 2, Episode 5

The Lannington Rosary, which has been missing for 500 years, is a relic blessed with healing powers. Professor Hilary Ambrose sends an ancient prayer book containing a clue to the rosary's whereabouts to his old friend Father Brown before going missing and having his home ransacked. Brown receives unexpected help from the untrustworthy Flambeau, who has returned from the dead. A terminally ill fellow priest, Father Ignatius, also seeks the rosary.






  • 2016-11-20T12:00:00-08:00
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  • 2016-11-25T04:00:00-08:00

The Daughters of Jerusalem

Season 2, Episode 6

Father Brown finds himself immobilized with a broken leg when two members of the Kembleford Women's Institute die in mysterious circumstances -- one is poisoned and another is stabbed with a hat pin. Can he crack the case with young Father Roland Eager acting as his locum?

  • 2016-11-27T12:00:00-08:00
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