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SUPERGIRL EPISODE 2.10: We Can Be Heroes

This week’s episode of Supergirl, in several ways, served as an extension of its predecessor. The previous installment, “Supergirl Lives”, examined how the heroism of Kara Zor-El ran deeper than just her powers. It was her selflessness that truly defined her. This week, in “We Can Be Heroes”, the focus Read more…

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SUPERGIRL EPISODE 2.9: Supergirl Lives

The CW’s Supergirl returned from its winter break this week, as did film director Kevin Smith to the DC Television Universe. Having already helmed two broadcasts for The Flash, the installment marked the first for Smith in National City. Smith, however, would not be the only visitor to a new Read more…

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Movies

ROGUE ONE: A Star Wars Review

No crawl, No Jedi, no problem! The first non-”saga” story of the Star Wars franchise hit theaters this past week. The saga refers to the (eventually) 9 films that revolve around the prophecy of the Skywalker lineage. This new entry, entitled Rogue One, attempts to describe the events immediately preceding Read more…

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CW 4-NIGHT CROSSOVER Review: Invasion!

We’re in the final week of the Fall season for the DC Television Universe! In fact, The CW will conclude 2016 having just finished the most ambitious project in the young network’s history. Supergirl, Flash, Arrow and Legends of Tomorrow all crossed over with one another this past week, as Read more…

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SUPERGIRL EPISODE 2.7: The Darkest Place

“For starters, why wear a mask? Why cover your face when you’re on the up-and-up?” At the opening of Supergirl’s seventh episode this week, Kara poses the above question in response to National City’s latest hero. The Guardian, having just helped Kara subdue the alien known as Parasite, has begun Read more…

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SUPERGIRL EPISODE 2.6: Changing

In many ways, the sixth edition of Supergirl was the climactic follow-up to the events we witnessed last week. During Episode 5, the characters of Alex Danvers, James Olsen and Mon-El all began journeys taking their characters to new places. Alex awakened to her sexual identity. James fostered his dreams Read more…

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SUPERGIRL EPISODE 2.5: Crossfire

For the second airing in a row, Supergirl shined its spotlight on several of its supporting characters. Last week, J’onn J’onzz (Martian Manhunter), M’gann M’orzz (Miss Martian) and Mon-El all received attention regarding how they are surviving as refugees. While the focus did remain partially on Mon-El, Alex Danvers and Read more…

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