DC Television Week 14 Discussion

We get to resume the Dramas, Carrying on with most of the shows.  Lucifer returns to the hallowed halls of high school, the Legends play pirate, the Flash gives us the long awaited Subject sequel, Black Lightning makes some noise, and Arrow is headed right for other arrows.

[All synopses from Trakt.tv below the cut.  (If a show’s synopsis is a spoiler to you, do not click More…)]

Lucifer – S03E15 – High School Poppycock – When a best-selling novelist is murdered, Lucifer and Chloe discover that her books are based on real people from her past, and must infiltrate her high school reunion in order to catch her killer. Meanwhile, Amenadiel and Linda struggle with making their relationship public.

Supergirl – S03E14 – Schott Through the Heart – Returning on April 16, 2018.

DC’s Legends of Tomorrow – S03E12 – The Curse of the Earth Totem – When Sara decides to take some private time, the Legends pursue a lead on the whereabouts of the long-lost Earth Totem. Without Sara’s knowledge, the Legends find themselves in 1717 to hunt for Blackbeard’s long-lost treasure, but in true Legends fashion things go awry. Meanwhile, Ray feels guilty about something he has done and tries to make amends, which lands him in even bigger trouble.

The Flash – S04E14 – Subject 9 – Barry meets a powerful woman whose abilities could help him in his battle with DeVoe. Meanwhile, after learning that DeVoe is targeting everyone who was on the bus, Ralph decides he doesn’t want to be a hero anymore, his only concern is staying alive. Harry offers to help Joe.

Black Lightning – S01E06 – Three Sevens: The Book of Thunder – Jefferson is on the hunt for his father’s killer, while Anissa uses her new powers to rectify a wrong after a protest fails. Jennifer grapples with some difficult choices. Elsewhere, Gambi begs for help from Lynn.

Arrow – S06E14 – Collision Course – Oliver, Diggle and Felicity disagree with Dinah, Curtis and Rene on how to handle Black Siren. The two teams face off and a fight ensues.


3 replies on “DC Television Week 14 Discussion”

  1. Lucifer was a lot of fun, but I am not sure which book series they were trying to lampoon. Was Class of 3001 supposed to be making fun of Sweet Valley High? I never read those, so I wasn’t sure what they were aiming.

    Legends seems to have wanted Captain Jack Sparrow, but decided to name him Blackbeard. And the pirates all have the pirate accent, one that Lore Sjoberg described as if they all grew up speaking Buchaneese and came to English later in life.
    (Unrelated, if anyone knows where one could find Lore’s classic comedy online, I’d love to reread the Ratings.)

    The Flash’s country music singer, Izzy, was not a convincing as fiddler, but I think that’s editing and production. Also, I am not a country music fan, so I wasn’t sure if her song was an ear-bleedingly bad amateur country music song, or if she was a regular country music song, or if her song was supposed to be an example of her power.

  2. I enjoyed this week’s Flash overall. my only problem with it is that as best as I can tell, their Fidler is just the Pied Pipper 2.0 both have sonic attacks. I get that they want to drop each and every Flash characters in the series so they can say they were there, but I would like them to avoid giving villains the same powers

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