Inspector Morse

  • 1987
  • TV Show
  • TV-G

The cases of author Colin Dexter's prickly, eccentric Oxford sleuth, whose passions include ale, crosswords and, of course, a good mystery. Indeed, these first-rate whodunits established `Morse' as PBS's longest running detective series. Sadly, the inspector's style of `inspirational methodology' came to an end in 2002 with the death of star John Thaw.

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The Wolvercote Tongue Season 0, Episode 0 Dec 25, 1987 Paid

A wealthy American tourist dies of a heart attack in the Randolph Hotel. Shortly after, the curator of a museum is found dead in the canal and a group of elderly American tourists and their Oxford tour guide become the prime suspects. Featuring Simon Callow (Four Weddings And A Funeral) and Kenneth Cranham (Shine On Harvey Moon).

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  • Premiered: January 6, 1987
  • Rating: TV-G
  • Premise: The cases of author Colin Dexter's prickly, eccentric Oxford sleuth, whose passions include ale, crosswords and, of course, a good mystery. Indeed, these first-rate whodunits established `Morse' as PBS's longest running detective series. Sadly, the inspect… (more)

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