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Penny Dreadful – Closer than Sisters | S1-E5

By Dave Defino / 3 years ago

I am having trouble understanding how a series that had such a great 1st episode has let me down with the following 4 episodes. The 5th episode of the first season of Penny Dreadful is called “Closer than Sisters”. This episode is Vanessa’s backstory. The entire episode could have been summed up in a 2 […]


Penny Dreadful Demimonde | S1-E4 Review

By Dave Defino / 4 years ago

The word “demimonde” is a French term from the 1800’s that describes a group of people considered to be on the fringes of respectable society (usually women), or a group of people who live hedonistic lifestyles, usually in a flagrant and conspicuous manner. This seems to fit in with the cast of character in Penny […]