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Penny Dreadful season 2 episode 3 review: The Nightcomers

Becky Lea Review May 20, 2015

This week's episode of Penny Dreadful is another welcome, wonderful showcase for Eva Green's enigmatic Vanessa Ives...

Penny Dreadful season 2 episode 2 review: Verbis Diablo

Becky Lea Review May 13, 2015

With a terrifying final scene and excellent character work, Penny Dreadful allays fears that its second season might not match the first...

The big screen Superman reboots that nearly happened

Rob Leane Feature May 5, 2015

Nic Cage, Kevin Smith and a Batman V Superman film from 14 years ago: here are the reboots that didn’t quite make it…

Penny Dreadful season 2 delayed by a week

Rob Leane News Feb 12, 2015

Both the American and UK airdates for Penny Dreadful season 2 have been slightly pushed back…

Full trailer lands for Penny Dreadful season 2

Rob Leane News Jan 20, 2015

"Do you believe the past can return?" asks the new trailer for Penny Dreadful season 2...

Penny Dreadful: exploring the cultural context

Michael Noble Feature Dec 10, 2014

Now that it's out on disc, Michael takes a look at some of the mythology and culture behind Penny Dreadful...

The monstrous concerns of Penny Dreadful

Becky Lea Feature Jul 11, 2014

As Penny Dreadful's superb first season reaches its close, Becky traces the literary origins of its monsters...

Penny Dreadful episode 8 review: Grand Guignol

Becky Lea Review Jul 9, 2014

Penny Dreadful's finale rounds off a masterful first season. Here's Becky's review of Grand Guignol...

Penny Dreadful episode 7 review: Possession

Becky Lea Review Jul 2, 2014

Eva Green's performance is hypnotic and horrifying in Penny Dreadful's penultimate instalment...

Penny Dreadful episode 6 review: What Death Can Join Together

Becky Lea Review Jun 25, 2014

Penny Dreadful's careful character work begins to pay off in this week's episode. Here's Becky's review...

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