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Endeavour (sort of a movie review)

16 May

I am generally a fan of PBS’s Masterpiece Mystery!

It doesn’t hurt that Alan Cumming has been doing the little intro thing for a while, but the main reason is that most of the shows programmes are British. I can’t help it, I cut my mystery teeth with Agatha Christie¹ *shrug*

As luck would have it, I only caught one episode of the long running Inspector Morse when it aired there, and I wasn’t particularly impressed by it. (I probably shouldn’t admit to this, but hey, it is what it is). I did catch a couple of episodes of its first spin-off, Lewis, and enjoyed them quite a bit.

Endeavour Morse (Shaun Evans)Then at some point last year I became aware that a tv movie prequel about Morse had been made and was going to be broadcast by Mystery! and, after seeing a couple of the trailers, decided to watch it.

So happy I did!

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