Penny Dreadful: City of Angels Episode 3, ‘Wicked Old World’ Breakdown!

Another fantastic episode of Penny Dreadful: City of Angels. This episode seemed a little toned down in some ways compared to the previous two episodes.  No one shot their brother, no one was killed by Nazis, no one was brought back to like by the Holy Angel Sante Muerte, but there was character development! Seriously, while there were no major shock and awe moments, there … Continue reading Penny Dreadful: City of Angels Episode 3, ‘Wicked Old World’ Breakdown!

Penny Dreadful: City of Angels, Episode 2, ‘Dead People Lie Down’ Breakdown!

Another great episode as the plot thickens for both Tiago Vega and his partner Lewis Michener. In the last episode we left off with the LAPD vs. the Mexican Americans of Belvedere Heights. The big moment was when Tiago ended up shooting his brother in order to stop him from killing his partner Michener. The Aftermath The episode begins a short while after the confrontation … Continue reading Penny Dreadful: City of Angels, Episode 2, ‘Dead People Lie Down’ Breakdown!

Penny Dreadful: City of Angels S1E1 ‘Sante Muerte’ Breakdown!

What a fantastic opener to the Penny Dreadful Spin-off, ‘Penny Dreadful: City of Angels’.  Right out of the gate we are show just how different this spin off is going to be from the original. First off we traded in the 1800’s London Gothic Horror for 1938 Los Angeles infused with Mexican-American Folklore and Nazi’s. I mean, can you have a race war without Nazi’s? … Continue reading Penny Dreadful: City of Angels S1E1 ‘Sante Muerte’ Breakdown!