Supergirl “Falling” Review (Season 1 Episode 16)

Is there a Super narrative more classic than seeing a Kryptonian hero get whammied by the effects of some rainbow-colored chunk of Kryptonite? From the classic comics to previous television adaptations...

‘Supergirl’ (Season 1): Supergirl vs. Supergirl

The CBS drama Supergirl included a very interesting guest star last night: Laura Vandervoort. As anyone who watched the long-running WB series ‘Smallville’ knows all too well, Vandervoort turned...

Supergirl “Solitude” Review (Season 1 Episode 15)

Supergirl has come a long way over the course of its first season in terms of how it handles its multiple plot threads and serial elements. Like most superhero shows, the early episodes were fairly...

Supergirl “Bizarro” Review (Season 1 Episode 12)

At a distance, Supergirl has the potential to seem far more of a monster-of-the-week show than a lot of the other superhero programs on TV. From the rather subdued ongoing narrative threads that politely...

Supergirl “Blood Bonds” Review (Season 1 Episode 9)

After a surprisingly short winter hiatus, Supergirl returned with a brand-new episode. What followed was an episode that got a bit heavy-handed with its handling of terrorism, but that still managed to...

‘Supergirl’ (Season 1): Ramifications

“Blood bonds us all.” These words may be an ancient Proverb from the planet Krypton, but they hold just as much meaning to human beings. Supergirl returned with an all-new episode of its debut...