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Ripper Street ‘Our Betrayal part 2′ – Series 2 – Episode 8, Arts

Ripper Street ‘Our Betrayal part 2′ – Series 2 – Episode 8

Picking up from the end of last week from the Ripper Street equivalent of the Four Weddings and a Funeral ‘Is it raining?’ scene, the Whitechapel trio are back together and on the case.

By | Arts | Monday, 16 December 2013 at 11:10 pm

Ripper Street ‘Our Betrayal’ – Series 2 – Episode 7, Arts

Ripper Street ‘Our Betrayal’ – Series 2 – Episode 7

Following on from the events of last week, we have a series finale of two halves and it’s all kicking off. Poor old Drake has disappeared and his house is in a mess while Jackson’s brother comes to town with a stolen diamond.

By | Arts | Monday, 9 December 2013 at 10:00 pm

Ripper Street ‘Threads of Silk and Gold’ – Series 2, episode 5, Arts

Ripper Street ‘Threads of Silk and Gold’ – Series 2, episode 5

There was only one word for this week’s instalment of Ripper Street: grim. While it started off as the ‘typical’ gay period drama love story, complete with the edges of the screen blurred like a dream sequence, it soon all descended into death, debt, blackmail and gore.

By | Arts | Monday, 25 November 2013 at 11:02 pm

Ripper Street ‘Dynamite And A Woman’ – Series 2, episode 4, Arts

Ripper Street ‘Dynamite And A Woman’ – Series 2, episode 4

The newest member of the Whitechapel team stepped up to the mark this week and attempted to earn his stripes with some undercover work.

By | Arts | Monday, 18 November 2013 at 11:00 pm

Ripper Street ‘Become Man’ – Series 2, episode 3, Arts

Ripper Street ‘Become Man’ – Series 2, episode 3

Ripper Street is a testosterone-fuelled ride but this week the ladies of the East End took centre stage.

By | Arts | Monday, 11 November 2013 at 11:00 pm

Ripper Street: ‘Am I Not Monstrous?’ – Series 2, episode 2, Arts

Ripper Street: ‘Am I Not Monstrous?’ – Series 2, episode 2

We have seen the ugly side of the British Empire with last week’s bent copper and the opium dens of the East End. This week it was the Victorian obsession with the freakish.

By | Arts | Monday, 4 November 2013 at 11:00 pm

Ripper Street: ‘Pure as the Driven’ – Series 2, episode 1, Arts

Ripper Street: ‘Pure as the Driven’ – Series 2, episode 1

With the clocks going back and the nights growing ever longer and darker, and the street lamps casting eerie shadows across the way on the arduous walk home, Ripper Street returns at just the right time.

By | Arts | Monday, 28 October 2013 at 10:00 pm

Review of Ripper Street ‘What Use Our Work?’, Arts

Review of Ripper Street ‘What Use Our Work?’

As the curtain fell on our heroes of the East End, these past two months have offered an interesting insight into this faux, hyper-real Victoriana version of Whitechapel, complete with its cockney geezers and top hats.

By | Arts | Sunday, 24 February 2013 at 10:00 pm

Review of Ripper Street ‘A Man of My Company’, Arts

Review of Ripper Street ‘A Man of My Company’

This week was the penultimate episode in the series and saw the Whitechapel trio investigate the murder of an engineer of a ship company but that was only part of the story.

By | Arts | Sunday, 17 February 2013 at 10:00 pm

Review of Ripper Street ‘Tournament of Shadows’, Arts

Review of Ripper Street ‘Tournament of Shadows’

This week on CSI: Whitechapel or “Ripper Street” the trio were up against double-dealing Russian spies and a terrorist plot to blow up London.

By | Arts | Sunday, 3 February 2013 at 10:00 pm

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