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May 9, 2014 1:00 PM

‘Penny Dreadful’ is an entertaining monster mashup

Showtime’s “Penny Dreadful” is a smart, self-referential Dracula vs. the Wolf-Man vs. Frankenstein concept delivering the scares, chills and laughs that summer TV needs. It bounces between understated menace, dry wit and slick action sequences amid mounds of gore.

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