As Seen On A&E And PBS Mystery!
Award winning actor John Thaw (Kavanaugh Q.C., Goodnight, Mister Tom) stars as the melancholy, enigmatic and romantic Inspector Morse, a man who never uses his first name and who finds solace in real ale, classical music and difficult crosswords. Together with his able Sergeant Lewis 9Kevin Whately), Morse uses his considerable intellect and passion for truth and justice to investigate death and murder in the English university town of Oxford.
Morse and Lewis go behind the bars of Farnleigh experimental prison to investigate the suspicious death of an inmate convicted of fraud.
Cherubim & Seraphim
When Morse learns that his niece has committed suicide, he takes compassionate leave to delve into a world of drugs, raves, and youth that he little understands.
The head of a private clinic is murdered in his own garage. The father of Avril Steppings, a girl who was treated at the clinic and let permanently brain damaged, is Morse's immediate suspect.
The Day Of The Devil
A dangerous psychopath escapes from prison and sets up an elaborate battle of wits with Morse, leading to a bloody showdown in a quiet Oxford suburb.
Twilight Of The Gods
A millionaire and a Welsh singing diva are receiving honorary Oxford doctorates. During the celebratory procession, a shot is fired and the singer falls to the ground. Morse must determine who truly was the intended victim-and why.
The Way Through The Woods
A serial killer dies in prison before his trial and before his fifth victim's body is found. Although her bag was recovered at Blenheim, Morse is convinced that her remains are in Wytham Woods.