Father Dowling Mysteries (1989–1991)
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The Moving Target Mystery 

When a hitman hired to kill Frank realises he is a Catholic priest, his Catholic faith won't allow him to go through with it, and he warns Frank that someone will takeover the hit and carry... See full summary »

Director:

Robert Scheerer

Writers:

Dean Hargrove (developed for television by), Joel Steiger (developed for television by) | 6 more credits »

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Tom Bosley ... Father Frank Dowling
Tracy Nelson ... Sister Stephanie 'Steve' Oskowski
James Stephens ... Father Philip Prestwick
Mary Wickes ... Marie Murkin
Richard Kline ... Harold Berman
Don Stroud ... Martin Brill
Anthony James ... Brown from Detroit
Jack Ryland Jack Ryland ... Brice Robeson
Dick O'Neill ... Lieutenant Foster
Michael David Lally ... Kelly
Stephen Mendel ... Reporter #1
Byron Morrow ... Judge Allsburg
John Christy Ewing John Christy Ewing ... Senator McMillan
Marguerite DeLain Marguerite DeLain ... Reporter #2
Mary Watson Mary Watson ... Broadcaster
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Storyline

When a hitman hired to kill Frank realises he is a Catholic priest, his Catholic faith won't allow him to go through with it, and he warns Frank that someone will takeover the hit and carry it out. Father Dowling must figure out why someone would want him dead and who is behind it. Written by dominic-m-730-399600

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Genres:

Comedy | Crime | Mystery

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 February 1991 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(DVD)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Byron Morrow's final TV role. See more »

Soundtracks

Father Dowling Theme
Written by Dick DeBenedictis (as Dick De Benedictis)
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