Thursday, March 13 2014
Ripper Street's greatest strength is to avoid direct reference to the killings as an investigative project and to treat them as traumatic events from which its characters are trying to recover.
Wednesday, March 20 2013
The looming shadow of Jack the Ripper makes for a detective series with higher stakes and deeper mysteries.
Friday, January 18 2013
Ripper Street's old setting, in Whitechapel 1889, helps the show breathe new life into the police procedural.