Father Brown (2013)

The WORST episodes of Father Brown (2013)

Every episode of Father Brown (2013) ever, ranked from worst to best by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The worst episodes of Father Brown (2013)!

Based on the stories by G. K. Chesterton, this period drama features Mark Williams as the eponymous crime-solving Roman Catholic priest.

Last Updated: 7/28/2022Network: BBC One
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The Whistle in the Dark
star
6.75
148 votes

#1 - The Whistle in the Dark

Season 7 - Episode 3 - Aired 1/9/2019

Father Brown must intervene when it appears that a dark spirit has murderous intent.

Directors: Ian Barber
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The Blood of the Anarchists
star
7.01
148 votes

#2 - The Blood of the Anarchists

Season 7 - Episode 8 - Aired 1/16/2019

Tensions rise to deadly levels when a performance troupe of anarchists arrive in Kembleford.

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The Invisible Man
star
7.22
177 votes

#3 - The Invisible Man

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired 1/7/2015

The circus brings death to Kembleford when a clown is murdered.

Directors: Matt Carter
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The Hand of Lucia
star
7.28
205 votes

#4 - The Hand of Lucia

Season 5 - Episode 5 - Aired 1/5/2017

When a local writer is murdered, Father Brown must delve into her infamous novel Lulu and Lucia for inspiration.

Directors: Paul Gibson
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The Curse of Amenhotep
star
7.35
202 votes

#5 - The Curse of Amenhotep

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired 1/6/2015

After Sir Raleigh's new bride insists on seeing his Egyptian mummy, she is found dead.

Directors: Matt Carter
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The Numbers of the Beast
star
7.36
110 votes

#6 - The Numbers of the Beast

Season 8 - Episode 6 - Aired 1/13/2020

Mrs McCarthy strikes it lucky at the church bingo with the help of a Romani fortune teller.

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The Devil's Dust
star
7.39
298 votes

#7 - The Devil's Dust

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 1/22/2013

Father Brown joins the search when a girl who is believed to be radioactive goes missing overnight. But just who is responsible for her disappearance?

Directors: Dominic Keavey
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The Maddest of All
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7.40
236 votes

#8 - The Maddest of All

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired 1/7/2014

When an ex-serviceman drops dead in the street, Father Brown investigates the facility where he was a patient. Could something sinister lie beneath the surface at Danvers Retreat?

Directors: Matt Carter
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The Fall of the House of St. Gardner
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7.40
104 votes

#9 - The Fall of the House of St. Gardner

Season 8 - Episode 9 - Aired 1/16/2020

A gossip columnist is murdered after threatening to expose the secrets of a fashion house.

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The Demise of the Debutante
star
7.41
152 votes

#10 - The Demise of the Debutante

Season 7 - Episode 4 - Aired 1/10/2019

Father Brown uncovers secrets, hypocrisy and murder at a finishing school for young ladies.

Directors: Paul Gibson
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The Wrong Shape
star
7.41
320 votes

#11 - The Wrong Shape

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 1/16/2013

Soon after his poetry recital, Leonard Quinton is found hanging in the conservatory. When Father Brown realises that he could not have committed suicide, the search begins for a murderer.

Directors: Dominic Keavey
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The Wisdom of the Fool
star
7.42
110 votes

#12 - The Wisdom of the Fool

Season 8 - Episode 4 - Aired 1/9/2020

Murder is no laughing matter when Father Brown visits a jester convention.

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The Chedworth Cyclone
star
7.42
200 votes

#13 - The Chedworth Cyclone

Season 5 - Episode 4 - Aired 1/4/2017

Father Brown is drawn into the shady world of boxing when a local fighter is found dead in suspicious circumstances.

Directors: Paul Gibson
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The Man in the Shadows
star
7.44
223 votes

#14 - The Man in the Shadows

Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired 1/5/2015

Father Brown gets involved with MI5, which puts Lady Felicia in a compromising position.

Directors: Paul Gibson
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The Darkest Noon
star
7.44
159 votes

#15 - The Darkest Noon

Season 7 - Episode 5 - Aired 1/11/2019

When Father Brown and Mallory go missing, it's up to the gang to save them from a man hell-bent on revenge.

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The Sins of the Father
star
7.45
170 votes

#16 - The Sins of the Father

Season 4 - Episode 9 - Aired 1/14/2016

Lady Felicia loses her singing voice. Father Brown investigates the murder of a local aeronautics magnate.

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The Wrath of Baron Samdi
star
7.45
167 votes

#17 - The Wrath of Baron Samdi

Season 4 - Episode 10 - Aired 1/15/2016

Father Brown runs into a voodoo priest who will do anything to get the woman he loves back.

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The Sign of the Broken Sword
star
7.45
190 votes

#18 - The Sign of the Broken Sword

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired 1/8/2015

Father Brown investigates a murder at the local army barracks.

Directors: Ian Barber
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The Eve of St. John
star
7.45
212 votes

#19 - The Eve of St. John

Season 5 - Episode 3 - Aired 1/3/2017

Father Brown struggles to promote understanding when a group of pagans are suspected of killing one of their own.

Directors: Gary Williams
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The River Corrupted
star
7.46
116 votes

#20 - The River Corrupted

Season 8 - Episode 7 - Aired 1/14/2020

Sid returns to Kembleford to ask his old family to help save his new one.

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The Crimson Feather
star
7.47
187 votes

#21 - The Crimson Feather

Season 5 - Episode 8 - Aired 1/10/2017

When Mrs McCarthy's god-daughter goes missing, Father Brown follows her trail to a risque gentlemen's club.

Directors: Paul Gibson
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The Scales of Justice
star
7.47
113 votes

#22 - The Scales of Justice

Season 8 - Episode 3 - Aired 1/8/2020

Father Brown races to save Bunty from the hangman's noose when she is tried for murder.

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The Skylark Scandal
star
7.48
123 votes

#23 - The Skylark Scandal

Season 7 - Episode 9 - Aired 1/17/2019

The Kembleford Ramblers annual outing takes a tragic turn when the local Lord is found strangled.

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The House of God
star
7.50
119 votes

#24 - The House of God

Season 7 - Episode 7 - Aired 1/15/2019

Suspicions are aroused when the holiest house in Kembleford is linked to the death of a wanton woman.

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The Resurrectionists
star
7.50
172 votes

#25 - The Resurrectionists

Season 4 - Episode 8 - Aired 1/13/2016

Father Brown tries to find out why the body of a man has been taken from his grave.

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