The Flash and Supergirl Are Utterly Charming In “Duet”

The Flash and Supergirl are two things that need to come together more often. And if “Duet” proves anything, it’s that when you have a cast made up of musically talented actors, you bend reality itself to give them an opportunity to sing. Fortunately, doing so provided us with one of the most delightful episodes of the series, as theA Flash and Supergirl are forced to sing their way out of a magical coma.…
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Tackling Alien Immigration and Character Conflict, An Intense Supergirl Flies High

The introduction of the immigration topic through the use of aliens has been one of the more interesting threads of Supergirl‘s second season and that conversation comes to the forefront in last night’s “Exodus”, which couldn’t have been more interestingly timed if they’d tried. With actual character conflict and consequences, this makes for one of the season’s strongest episodes so far.…
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Supergirl Was The Show 2016 Needed

For the show’s second season, Supergirl moved to The CW to join the rest of the Arrowverse and that meant a lot of changes, noticeably the loss of Callista Flockheart’s Cat Grant. I’ve made no secret of my love for Melissa Benoist’s superhero before but so far this season, Supergirl has been a bright spot in the world, unafraid to push forwards in ways that have never been so important.…
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Did Dawn of Justice Cripple Its Own Future Storytelling?

Zack Snyder’s Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice was designed to kick off the new DC Cinematic Universe, introducing Batman, Wonder Woman and the other members of the Justice League into the universe started in Man of Steel. But considering this was meant to be the start of the story, in many ways Dawn of Justice set itself several handicaps right out of the gate.…
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4 Reasons Why Supergirl is the Hero We Deserve

Supergirl‘s freshman finale airs next Monday and as we reach the end, it’s a time to look back. Supergirl has been a great ride but never quite perfect, filled with some fantastic episodes but also some less-so. Behind a budget that only just covers the the production, occasionally underwhelming villains-of-the-week and a tendency to be a little too family friendly, there has been one constant shining light that keeps viewers such as myself tuning in week after week; Melissa Benoist as Supergirl.…
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