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January 18 2013

Taking on Jack’s Legacy in Ripper Street

What happens when you have MI-5’s Matthew Macfadyen and Jerome Flynn from Game of Thrones together in a BBC original police procedural? Why Ripper Street of course. Here’s the official synopsis: Haunted...
September 13 2012

Ripping It Up: The BBC’s Ripper Street

Can anyone really ever get tired of Jack the Ripper-inspired movies and TV shows? We here at Criminal Element say “Nay!”. Which is exactly why we are all kind of excited about the BBC show,...
Leslie Gilbert Elman
December 6 2011

Whitechapel: The Thrilling Conclusion

In the Season 2 finale of Whitechapel, most—but not all—is revealed. I’ll admit I’ve had my problems with this show’s outlandish premises, but it has bright spots. Steve Pemberton as sensationalist...
Leslie Gilbert Elman
November 30 2011

Whitechapel: Twin Speak

“The legend promises that one day Ron and Reg will return. Resurrected,” DS Miles warned DI Chandler in Season 2, Episode 1 of Whitechapel, wherein we learn there’s a Kray copycat killer on the...
Leslie Gilbert Elman
November 22 2011

Whitechapel: Bring on the Krays!

Welcome back to Whitechapel, where the criminals prefer to recreate famous old crimes rather than come up with new ones. Watching this series—now in its second three-episode season on BBC America—is...
Pop Culture Nerd
November 15 2011

Whitechapel Episode Three: Jack, Meet Hannibal

The Whitechapel season one finale opened where episode two left off: with Mary Bousfield’s kidney bleeding on DS Miles’s breakfast table. Of course this makes him even grumpier (“My son picked...
Pop Culture Nerd
November 8 2011

Whitechapel Part Two: Kidney of Darkness

Tomorrow night, the first season of Whitechapel draws to a close.  If you missed last week’s episode, here’s a brief recap so you don’t get lost in London’s dark streets...
Pop Culture Nerd
November 1 2011

Jack The Ripper is Back in Whitechapel

Knowing that the BBC series Whitechapel (Wednesdays, BBC America, 10 p.m.) is about a copycat Jack the Ripper, I might not have watched it since I’m a complete scaredy cat when it comes to Ripperology....