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SUPERGIRL EPISODE 2.11: The Martian Chronicles

After a couple of underwhelming offerings, The CW’s Supergirl soared for its first time in 2017! In its best episode since the Winter break, we saw two separate subplots reach their conclusion. For much of Season 2, both Kara Zor-El and J’onn J’onzz have struggled with seeing the inner potential Read more…

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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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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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SUPERGIRL EPISODE 2.2: The Last Children of Krypton

The CW’s Supergirl concluded its two-part opener this week as the Girl of Steel teamed up with not only her Kryptonian cousin, but also the top agents of the DEO. It would take Supergirl, Superman, Alex Danvers and J’onn J’onzz (Martian Manhunter) working together to stop Metallo and his freshly-minted second Read more…

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SUPERGIRL SEASON 1: Year-in-Review

Supergirl, CBS’s first foray into the world of comics in 25 years, wrapped up its inaugural season this Spring. With a renewal still in the speculative stages, it’s worth a moment to look back at what this series produced in its debut year. I’ll examine some of the show’s themes Read more…

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SUPERGIRL EPISODE 18: Running Into Trouble

It’s possible you found yourself a little too bummed by the near endless night of Metropolis and Gotham City this past week. Lucky for you, with the help of a tachyon generator, National City was only a world away. This week, the CW’s Flash, played by Grant Gustin, crossed over Read more…

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SUPERGIRL Episode 15: All Together Now

As we learned in Supergirl’s second installment this year, that famous “S” from Krypton’s House of El also has its own meaning: Stronger Together. However, all throughout the season, we’ve witnessed various fault lines open between many of the show’s characters. This week, perhaps the biggest of those rifts began Read more…

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