July 1969. As the highly-anticipated moon landings of Apollo 11 draw near, Endeavour finds himself investigating the death of a promising young astrophysicist and his girlfriend. Their deaths seeming to be a result of a tragic car accident on first inspection, with the clues pointing to foul play, Endeavour enlists the help of an injured Thursday to uncover the truth.
Did You Know?
"Slayton", the surname of the siblings who run the film company, may be a reference to Donald 'Deke' Slayton, NASA's Director of Flight Crew Operations at the time of the moon landing. See more
Apollo11 landed on the moon in July 1969. Led Zeppelin 2, containing 'Whole Lotta Love' played in the sports car at the start wasn't released until the following autumn. See more
DS Endeavour Morse
I hope you're a more convincing liar when it matters. Your life may depend on it.
References Doctor Zhivago
Whole Lotta Love
Written by Jimmy Page
, Robert Plant
, John Paul Jones
, John Bonham
and Willie Dixon
Performed by Led Zeppelin See more