'Penny Dreadful' Recap: Mission Mina is in Full Swing

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 Vanessa Ives with her creepy eyes and evil streak, Sir Malcolm Murray and his self-centered quest for adventure, Dr. Victor Frankenstein and his neglect of his first creation, Dorian Gray who wants to do it with anything with legs or a stem (remember the orchid?) or the elusive Mina who is so whiny and wimpy it's difficult to hope for a tearful reunion with daddy.
In "What Death Can Join Together," we finally have a hero on our hands in the form of a crass American gunslinger with a soft spot for sick, slightly whorish gals.  Read More...



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