2012 - 2014, Crime, Drama
Inspector Morse prequel with Shaun Evans playing a younger version of the cerebral detective. Set in 1965, the series centres around the early career of Endeavour Morse
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Episode Guide

  • Endeavour - Neverland (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:


    As plans to build a new police station leads Morse to question his place in the force, he investigates the case of Tommy Cork, a boy from a broken home who has disappeared. Meanwhile, the body of disreputable journalist Eric Patterson has been found on the railway tracks in mysterious circumstances. He was last seen embroiled in an argument with a council official about a company preparing to redevelop the site of Blenheim Vale, a disused correctional facility for boys. When a petty criminal with a connection to Blenheim absconds from an open prison, it sets off a chain reaction of events that threaten to expose horrors of the past. Did missing Tommy witness something that cost him his life?

  • Endeavour - Sway (Season 2 Episode 3)
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    A housewife found choked to death in her own home marks the third strangulation in a month, setting Oxford police on edge. As a manhunt begins in search of a murderer targeting married women, Endeavour looks into the origin of the silk stocking used to kill the latest victim, tracing the garment to its sole supplier in the city. However, as the suspect list narrows and the culprit stalks his prey with increasing desperation, Morse and Thursday find their private lives turned upside down and miss a deeper tragedy unfolding

  • Endeavour - Nocturne (Season 2 Episode 2)
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    As England and Argentina kick off in the World Cup quarter-final, Oxford's streets are deserted. At an almost empty museum, Adrian Weiss, a specialist in heraldry and genealogy, is found dead - slain by a ceremonial dagger with links to 19th-century India. An entry in the visitors' book leads Morse to a girls' boarding school, where a note reading 'Save Me' is mysteriously slipped into his coat pocket. Digging into the building's troubled history, he finds a connection between Weiss's untimely fate and a series of unsolved murders that occurred on the school's grounds almost 100 years earlier. 1960s-set drama, starring Shaun Evans, with Roger Allam, Anton Lesser, James Bradshaw and Abigail Thaw

  • Endeavour - Trove (Season 2 Episode 1)
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    Shaun Evans returns as the young Inspector Morse in the first of four feature-length episodes. A baffling suicide, an anguished father searching for his missing daughter and the smash-and-grab robbery of medieval artefacts throw the detective in at the deep end as he resumes his role with Oxford City Police following a four-month absence from duty. As the locals go to the polls in a closely fought by-election and a beauty contest builds to its conclusion, Endeavour must navigate the choppy waters of both worlds as his investigation shakes the highest pillars of Oxford society. Co-starring Roger Allam, Anton Lesser, James Bradshaw, Jack Laskey and Sean Rigby

  • Endeavour - Home (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:


    As the sleuth studies for his forthcoming sergeant's exam, he investigates a hit-and-run that claimed the life of an eminent Oxford professor. The victim had been at odds with his peers over the fate of a potentially lucrative parcel of college-owned land, and the case is complicated by the appearance of DI Thursday's old gangland enemy - whom he must face alone while Endeavour makes a trip back to Lincolnshire to visit his ailing father

  • Endeavour - Rocket (Season 1 Episode 3)
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    A royal visit to a family owned munitions factory puts a spring in the step of Chief Superintendent Bright, but Morse is still stuck on general duties and excluded from the event. However, when an unpopular worker is found murdered in a secluded area of the shop floor, the detective finds himself drawn into the affairs of the company and its dysfunctional owners. The prime suspect is a colleague who had fallen out with the victim over an industrial accident, and Bright is eager for the investigation to be carried out as quickly and quietly as possible, but Endeavour is not convinced the case can be solved so easily. Shaun Evans stars, with Martin Jarvis, Jenny Seagrove and Craig Parkinson

  • Endeavour - Fugue (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:


    Morse meets his intellectual match when a serial killer haunting the streets of Oxford keeps himself one step ahead of the law and leaves cryptic messages to goad the police. At first glance, it seems to be the work of a deranged lunatic, but the elaborate staging of the crimes suggests method in the madness - and a macabre sharing of the sleuth's passion for opera. Starring Shaun Evans, with Roger Allam, Anton Lesser, Sean Rigby and James Bradshaw

  • Endeavour - Girl (Season 1 Episode 1)
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    Following on from last year's pilot, the Inspector Morse prequel returns with Shaun Evans playing a younger version of the cerebral detective. When a respectable GP is found dead in a public lavatory, Endeavour's outlandish theories see him relegated to general duties. Humiliated and humbled, he has to investigate from the sidelines, but he's soon forced to question DI Fred Thursday's orders and risk his career to avert a family tragedy. Roger Allam, Anton Lesser, Sean Rigby and James Bradshaw co-star

  • Endeavour - Pilot (Endeavour Episode Pilot)
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    Shaun Evans steps into the shoes of John Thaw in this 1965-set prequel to Inspector Morse, playing a younger version of the cerebral detective involved in the hunt for a missing schoolgirl. Soon deep in a full-blown murder investigation, Endeavour is sidelined, discredited and at a dead end - so he risks all to begin his own quest for justice. Roger Allam and Charlie Creed-Miles co-star in the mystery - which is being shown 25 years after the start of the original series - with an appearance by Abigail Thaw, daughter of John

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