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Some of literature's most famously terrifying characters, including Dr. Frankenstein and his creature, Dorian Gray and iconic figures from the novel Dracula become embroiled in Victorian London.


Penny Dreadful: The Blessed Dark  Season 3, Episode 9

Dr. Seward hypnotizes Renfield; the Creature must make a moral decision; Sir Malcolm, Ethan, Kaetenay, Dr. Seward and Catriona try to save Vanessa. (Season finale)
posted by oh yeah! on Jun 19, 2016 at 8:06 PM - 37 comments

Penny Dreadful: Perpetual Night  Season 3, Episode 8

Ethan, Sir Malcolm and Kaetenay return to London; Dr Seward learns Renfield's secret; Ethan searches for Dr. Frankenstein; Lily shares a story from Brona Croft's past. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Jun 19, 2016 at 7:10 PM - 4 comments

Penny Dreadful: Ebb Tide  Season 3, Episode 7

Kaetenay is left deeply disturbed and visibly shaken when he experiences a vision of imminent destruction that could have dire consequences for the people he trusts; Vanessa is confronted with an unsettling truth that will affect her future.
posted by Brandon Blatcher on Jun 14, 2016 at 2:48 PM - 11 comments

Penny Dreadful: NO BEAST SO FIERCE  Season 3, Episode 6

Vanessa turns to old friend Ferdinand Lyle for help, who introduces her to Catriona Hartdegen, a new ally. Lily, Dorian and Justine put their plan in motion. Ethan, Sir Malcolm and Hecate arrive at Jarod Talbot's ranch.
posted by Brandon Blatcher on Jun 6, 2016 at 11:41 AM - 13 comments

Penny Dreadful: This World Is Our Hell  Season 3, Episode 5

While in the harsh desert wasteland, Hecate and Ethan struggle to survive. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on May 30, 2016 at 5:21 AM - 23 comments

Penny Dreadful: A Blade of Grass  Season 3, Episode 4

Vanessa convinces Dr. Seward to use hypnosis. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on May 22, 2016 at 9:08 PM - 24 comments

Penny Dreadful: Good and Evil Braided Be  Season 3, Episode 3

A familiar confronts Vanessa, providing her with a clue to her past. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on May 15, 2016 at 8:35 PM - 18 comments

Penny Dreadful: Predators Far and Near  Season 3, Episode 2

Sir Malcolm continues his journey; Ethan receives help from Hecate; Dr. Frankenstein and Dr. Jekyll hatch a plan; evil forces track Vanessa. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on May 9, 2016 at 10:53 AM - 27 comments

Penny Dreadful: The Day Tennyson Died  Season 3, Episode 1

Ethan, now a prisoner under the watchful eye of Scotland Yard Inspector Rusk, is on a train speeding through the desert of the American West. Meanwhile, halfway around the world in Zanzibar, Sir Malcolm is confronted by a mysterious Native American man. Back in London, Dr. Frankenstein seeks out his old friend Dr. Jekyll. Ferdinand Lyle refers a shattered and despondent Vanessa to the alienist, Dr. Seward. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on May 1, 2016 at 8:43 PM - 13 comments

Penny Dreadful: And They Were Enemies  Season 2, Episode 10

Sir Malcolm and Frankenstein confront ghosts from their past while Lyle helps to rescue his friends. Meanwhile, Ethan leaves a tragic trail of blood in his wake, the Creature tries to escape the Putneys and Vanessa must rely on her strength to defeat the Demon and face an uncertain future. (Season finale)
posted by oh yeah! on Jul 6, 2015 at 5:18 AM - 15 comments

Penny Dreadful: And Hell Itself My Only Foe  Season 2, Episode 9

Vanessa goes alone to battle Evelyn in order to save Sir Malcolm.
posted by oh yeah! on Jun 28, 2015 at 8:10 PM - 29 comments

Penny Dreadful: Memento Mori  Season 2, Episode 8

The Creature unleashes his rage; Sir Malcolm confronts Evelyn. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Jun 22, 2015 at 5:31 AM - 11 comments

Penny Dreadful: Little Scorpion  Season 2, Episode 7

Vanessa and Ethan flee London for the Cut-Wife's cottage; a figure from the past resurfaces; Lyle and Frankenstein uncover more disturbing information from the relics; Lily is not what she appears to be.
posted by oh yeah! on Jun 15, 2015 at 5:36 PM - 12 comments

Penny Dreadful: Glorious Horrors  Season 2, Episode 6

Sir Malcolm receives tragic news; a glorious night turns horrible for Vanessa. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Jun 8, 2015 at 5:40 AM - 17 comments

Penny Dreadful: Above the Vaulted Sky  Season 2, Episode 5

Vanessa, Ethan, Sir Malcolm, Sembene and Lyle protect the mansion from another attack; Angelique is humiliated; the Creature grows more impatient; Evelyn works on a new totem. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Jun 1, 2015 at 4:24 PM - 28 comments

Penny Dreadful: Evil Spirits in Heavenly Places  Season 2, Episode 4

Lyle reveals how the story of the Verbis Diablo affects Vanessa. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on May 25, 2015 at 7:04 AM - 22 comments

Penny Dreadful: The Nightcomers  Season 2, Episode 3

Ethan questions Vanessa about the bloody scorpion glyph drawn on her bedroom floor. This leads Vanessa to remember the time she sought out the Cut-Wife of Ballantrae Moor for help with her powers and her search for Mina. [more inside]
posted by along came the crocodile on May 20, 2015 at 12:36 PM - 15 comments

Penny Dreadful: Verbis Diablo  Season 2, Episode 2

Vanessa seeks solace with Sir Malcolm; Dorian Gray meets an intriguing woman; Rusk seeks a survivor; Hecate hunts down a prize for her mother; Ferdinand Lyle reveals Verbis Diablo's backstory. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on May 11, 2015 at 5:28 AM - 14 comments

Penny Dreadful: Fresh Hell  Season 2, Episode 1

Season premiere episode released early by Showtime. Find it here . [more inside]
posted by jadepearl on Apr 24, 2015 at 7:11 PM - 15 comments

Penny Dreadful: Grand Guignol  Season 1, Episode 8

After a vision of the Grand Guignol, Vanessa, Sir Malcolm, Ethan, Dr. Frankenstein and Sembene explore an empty theater - only to be confronted by their worst nightmares. Season finale.
posted by oh yeah! on Jun 29, 2014 at 8:14 PM - 49 comments

Penny Dreadful: Posession  Season 1, Episode 7

Vanessa has an episode.
posted by oh yeah! on Jun 22, 2014 at 8:18 PM - 22 comments

Penny Dreadful: What Death Can Join Together  Season 1, Episode 6

Vanessa's latest vision leads Sir Malcolm, Ethan and Sembene on a search. Professor Van Helsing reveals more details to Dr. Frankenstein about who has taken Mina. A night with Dorian unlocks something dark within Vanessa.
posted by Pendragon on Jun 16, 2014 at 12:48 PM - 35 comments

Penny Dreadful: Closer Than Sisters  Season 1, Episode 5

Vanessa recalls her past and the events that ultimately lead to Mina's disappearance.
posted by oh yeah! on Jun 8, 2014 at 8:20 PM - 19 comments

Penny Dreadful: Demimonde  Season 1, Episode 4

Ethan, Brona, Dorian, & Vanessa take in a show. Frankenstein consults with Van Helsing. Animal cruelty abounds.
posted by oh yeah! on Jun 2, 2014 at 6:30 AM - 34 comments

Penny Dreadful: Resurrection  Season 1, Episode 3

Dr. Frankenstein is confronted by the consequences of his past. Vanessa has a vision of Mina, which leads her, Sir Malcolm, Ethan and Sembene to a strange discovery at the London Zoo.
posted by oh yeah! on May 26, 2014 at 9:01 AM - 43 comments

Penny Dreadful: Séance  Season 1, Episode 2

In pursuit of answers, Vanessa and Sir Malcolm attend a party at Egyptologist Sir Ferdinand Lyle's home. Meanwhile, Ethan befriends Ms. Brona Croft, a young Irish immigrant.
posted by Pendragon on May 19, 2014 at 5:56 AM - 31 comments

Penny Dreadful: Night Work  Season 1, Episode 1

Explorer Sir Malcolm Murray, American gunslinger Ethan Chandler, and others unite to combat supernatural threats in Victorian London. Series premiere.
posted by homunculus on May 12, 2014 at 12:24 PM - 38 comments