Penny Dreadful has become one of those delightful shows that starts strong, and then just keeps getting stronger. After the exceptional “Closer Than Sisters” last week, it was possible, even probable that “What Death Can Join Together” might hit a speed more
“Closer Than Sisters” was Penny Dreadful ‘s strongest episode yet, and with the backstory of The Creature in play, that’s really saying something. The show seems to be getting more into a pattern of “dreadful” episodic tales, or at least, taking the tim more
Poor Vanessa. Being possessed makes her want to have sex and having sex opens the door to her becoming possessed. Granted, the spirit that entered her body at the end of "What Death Can Join Together" was the one that all but ruined her life months ago in more
The benefits of last week’s Vanessa-centric episode become clearer in “What Death Can Join Together” when she and Malcolm come off more believable and understandable. Having that backstory gives the two Penny Dreadful leads a kind of weight that makes t more
If it’s possible to experience a wild ride while on a sedate merry-go-round, Penny Dreadful Season 1 Episode 6 delivered that in spades.
It’s becoming more and more obvious that Vanessa is the key to the biggest part of the puzzle in this show, but more
Through the first six episodes of Penny Dreadful , it's been difficult to find a hero in the crowd of original characters mixed in with literary classics. Who to root for? Who is wearing the white (or at least grayish) hat? There's the vision seeing Vanes more
New York Times Tv Reporter
Jun 16, 2014 2:26PM EDT
A death and a visitation move the plot toward its conclusion. Read More...