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Uniform Title Penny dreadful (Television program). Season 1.
Title Penny dreadful. The complete first season [videorecording] / Showtime presents ; in association with Sky ; producers, James Flynn, Morgan O'Sullivan ; executive producers, John Logan, Pippa Harris, Sam Mendes ; created & written by John Logan.

Publication Info. Hollywood, California : Paramount Pictures, [2014]
New York, NY : Showtime Networks Inc.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Grandview Library DVD    PEN    Available
Description 3 videodiscs (435 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
digital optical rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
System Details DVD ; widescreen (16:9 aspect ratio) presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround (English) and 2.0 stereo. surround (English) and 2.0 stereo. (Spanish).
Language In English or dubbed Spanish, with optional subtitles in English.
Cast Timothy Dalton, Josh Hartnett, Helen McCrory, Eva Green, Simon Russell Beale, Billie Piper, Reeve Carney, Rory Kinnear, Danny Sapani, Harry Treadaway.
Credits Music, Abel Korzeniowski ; editors, Bernat Vilaplana, Jaume Mart©Ư, Aaron Marshall, Michele Conroy, Christopher Donaldon, Gareth C. Scales ; directors of photography, Xavi Gim©♭nez, Owen McPolin, PJ Dillon.
Note DVD release of episodes originally broadcast on television in 2014.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated. Contains violence, disturbing content, and gory scenes.
Summary An erotically charged, profoundly unsettling new saga that 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.
Contents Disc one: Night work -- Seance -- Resurrection -- Disc two: Demimonde -- Closer than sisters -- What death can join together -- Possession -- Disc three: Grand guignol -- Special features : What is a penny dreadful? ; Literary roots ; Coming together ; The artisans, part 1 and 2 ; The Grand guignol ; Sex and prostitution in the Victorian age ; British exploration & the search for the Nile ; The science of medicine.
Subject Fictitious characters -- Drama.
British literature -- 19th century -- Drama.
Gray, Dorian (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Frankenstein, Victor (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Penny dreadfuls -- Drama.
Supernatural -- Drama.
Vampires -- Drama.
London (England) -- 19th century -- Drama.
Genre/Form Horror television programs.
Fiction television programs.
Television series.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Logan, John, 1961- writer, television series creator, producer.
Mendes, Sam, producer.
Harris, Pippa, producer.
Flynn, James (Producer), producer.
O'Sullivan, Morgan, producer.
Dalton, Timothy, 1944- actor.
Hartnett, Josh, 1978- actor.
McCrory, Helen, actor.
Green, Eva, 1980- actor.
Piper, Billie, 1982- actor.
Sapani, Danny, 1970- actor.
Treadaway, Harry, 1984- actor.
Showtime Networks, production company.
British Sky Broadcasting, production company.
Paramount Pictures Corporation, publisher.
Added Title Penny dreadful. Season one
Penny dreadful. Season 1
Standard No. 032429200211
Music No. 59163367000 Showtime Entertainment

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