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Whitechapel TV Review (2009-2013) 15 7*

Whitechapel TV Review: The streets of London’s East End are awash with blood. A murderer stalks the night, picking off vulnerable women and leaving them brutally butchered. For fast-tracked, media savvy DI Chandler (Rupert Penry-Jones) it’s his first big murder case; for front-line, hard-bitten DS Miles (Phil Davis), he’s now saddled with a boss who […]

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Jack the Ripper (1988) 15 8*

In the autumn of 1888, Chief Inspector Abberline is sent to investigate the murder and mutilation of a prostitute. With “Jack the Ripper” terrorising London and both police and outraged public clamouring for a swift conclusion, Abberline and his partner, Godley, work doggedly through their list of suspects more than one of whom has royal […]

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From Hell (2001) 18 7*

Inspector Abberline is charged with catching Jack the Ripper. However he is struggling with an opium addiction and the ghosts of his dead wife and child. Nevertheless Abberline soon discovers that the Ripper is a man with an expert’s knowledge of human anatomy and some kind of connection to the Freemasons. As his investigations continue, […]

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The Lodger (1944) 7*

After renting a room in her house to a young doctor, a landlady begins to suspect him of being Jack the Ripper. Where to watch – Click here -> Amazon  7/10 This is quite an enjoyable adaption of the Jack the Ripper murders.  The acting is good, if you are interested in the Ripper […]

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The Limehouse Golem (2016) 15 6*

A series of gruesome murders has shaken Victorian London, Inspector Kildare of Scotland Yard is promoted to lead an investigation into finding the killer. At the same time a Music Hall actress is arrested for poisoning her husband.  Could the two cases be linked? Where to watch – Click here -> Amazon  6/10 This […]

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