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Air Date: May 9th, 2014

Network: Showtime

Series Summary
Some of literature's most famously terrifying characters become embroiled in Victorian London.

Rating: TVMA

Genres: Suspense, Horror


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  • Even richer and spookier in its second season, this inspired creep show plays like a Hammer horror film rendered by a poet consumed by a fatal romanticism. [4-17 May 2015, p.12] Show More

  • Dreadful creator John Logan has firm control over the series’ mordantly witty, dry tone. He has me hooked again. Show More

  • Elegant and erotic in its savage yet sordid beauty, the third season of John Logan's stylishly literate monster mashup never loses focus despite being, quite literally, all over the map. [9-22 May 2016, p.18] Show More

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