The Flash: Season 1, Episode 6

Child's Play (15 Nov. 1990)

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A reporter is killed as he's researching a drug story. Barry tries to help two homeless kids.



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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Julio Mendez (as Alex Desert)
Biff Manard ...
Terry Cohan
Joan Sullivan
Jimmie F. Skaggs ...
Beauregarde Lesko
Carmen Hijuelos
Freddie Dawson ...
Phillip Sullivan
Cory Cohan
Alec Murdock ...


A reporter is killed as he's researching a drug story. Barry tries to help two homeless kids.

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Belasco's hideout is in the abandoned "Fillmore Central" theater. An obvious reference to the iconic hippie-era venues, The Fillmore West and The Fillmore East. See more »


Christina 'Tina' McGee: They don't know who killed him or why. But, Barry, I was hoping that maybe you...
Barry Allen: I'm already on the case, Tina. I'll do whatever I can, on or off duty.
[Barry notices and picks up an award from the mantle]
Barry Allen: Oh, the Arkham exposé, I remember that. He was some writer.
Christina 'Tina' McGee: The best. But, you know Phil always hated these awards.
Joan Sullivan: He called them bowling trophies. It never stopped him from letting me put them up.
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References Batman (1989) See more »

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