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DC Shows on The CW: Trailers & Premiere Dates for the 2017-2018 Season (Arrow, Black Lightning, Flash, Legends, and Supergirl)

Black Lightning

No matter how topsy turvy the DCEU has been, the DCU on The CW has been a model for how super hero shows can translate to TV.  I’m not a fan of Supergirl, but Legends of Tomorrow drastically improved last year, and a fifth show is being added to the line-up this fall: Black Lightning.  Comic Con was so busy that I wasn’t able to put up the trailers for the new fall seasons for the DC-CWverse, but here are each show’s premiere date followed by the trailers for each. Continue reading DC Shows on The CW: Trailers & Premiere Dates for the 2017-2018 Season (Arrow, Black Lightning, Flash, Legends, and Supergirl)

My Favorite Scene: The Flash Season One (2014) “Ollie Schools Barry”

One of the great things about having The Flash spin-off from Arrow is that there is a pre-existing relationship between the two heroes that’s grown into a friendship not unlike the one that Batman/Superman share (only they try to kill each other less often).  With Oliver a seasoned veteran by this point and Barry relying more on his powers than his brain, Ollie decides to give Barry a training session that would make Batman weep with joy.Flash, Arrow, Grant Gustin, Stephen Amell

Trailer Time: The Flash Trailer#1 (2014 – The CW)

Last night we got a quick glance at the new series, but here’s a five-minute look at the new Flash series.  I’m super-excited by this.  Batman and Flash have the two best rogues galleries in the DCU and they’re both getting series this fall.

The Flash, Grant Gustin

Full Flash Suit Revealed for The CW’s The Flash

The Flash, The CW, Grant Gustin, Barry Allen

If you were worried they were going to futz around with the Flash suit for the upcoming show, worry no more.  This costume, designed by Oscar-winning costume designer Colleen Atwood, is about as close to the classic design as I think you can make practical.  Practical is something that Allen is going to be thinking about too, because he spent a large portion of his time on Arrow poking fun at the functionality of Ollie’s suit and then designing a domino mask for him as a good-bye present (which means he doesn’t have to cover the top half of his face in schmutz anymore). Continue reading Full Flash Suit Revealed for The CW’s The Flash