Review: Torchwood: Miracle Day 4.01: The New World

By Heather S. Vina

[spoilers ahead]

Written By: Russell T. Davies

Recap: The episode opens with the execution of Oswald Danes (Bill Pullman) in Jacksonville, KY. Oswald is a former schoolteacher who is being put to death by lethal injection for the rape and murder of a 12-year-old girl. His defense when he was caught? “She should have run faster.” This sets him up as one of the “villains” of the show fairly quickly and definitively.

He ignores the chance …

Heather S. VinaReview: Torchwood: Miracle Day 4.01: The New World