Penny dreadful. The complete first season
- DVD TV SERIES (CEN, OSH)
English or Spanish dialogue; closed-captioned.
Reeve Carney, Timothy Dalton, Eva Green, Rory Kinnear, Billie Piper, Danny Sapani, Harry Treadaway, Josh Hartnett, Simon Russell Beale, Helen McCrory.
Hollywood, Calif. : CBS DVD : Paramount Pictures, 2014.
Title from container.
Originally broadcast as individual episodes of the television series on Showtime in 2014.
Special features: What is a penny dreadful? ; Literary roots ; Coming together ; The artisans pt. 1 ; The artisans pt. 2 ; The Grand Guginol ; Sex and prostitution in the Victorian Age ; British exploration & the search for the Nile ; The science of medicine ; via E-Bridge technology: Ray Donovan: season 1, episodes 1 & 2; The affair: episodes 1 & 2.
An erotically charged, profoundly unsettling new saga, PENNY DREADFUL completely reinvents literature's most iconic and terrifying characters. Dorian Gray, Victor Frankenstein, and timeless figures from Dracula join a core of original characters in a dark and brutal quest to save a soul--even as they grapple with their own monstrous temptations.
- Night work ; Seance ; Resurrection
- Demimonde ; Closer than sisters ; What death can join together ; Possession
- Grand Guignol.