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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Season 2, Episode 1 The Wolvercote Tongue

In “The Wolvercote Tongue,” Morse investigates murder and a missing artifact. Kemp: Simon Callow. Sheila Williams: Roberta Taylor. Downes: Kenneth Cranham. Eddie Poindexter: Robert Arden. Lewis: Kevin Whately.

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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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