Supergirl (2015– )
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Supergirl and the DEO are assigned to protect the President when an attack on her causes alien vs. human rights in National City to heat up. Alex investigates the case with Maggie Sawyer while Kara fears Mon-El may be responsible.

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... Kara Danvers / Supergirl
... James Olsen
... Alex Danvers
... Winn Schott
... Maggie Sawyer
... Mon-El
... J'onn J'onzz
... President Olivia Marsdin
... M'gann M'orzz
... Lena Luthor
... Scorcher
... Snapper Carr
... DEO Agent #1
... Astronomer
... Darla
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When the President arrives to sign an order giving amnesty to aliens. At the DEO, the man who arrived in the craft, awakens and has powers like Supergirl and leaves. Kara begins her first day as a reporter just as Jimmy begins his as Cat's replacement. Snapper Carr doesn't show Jimmy respect and gives Kara a lame assignment. Supergirl goes to meet the President when there's an attack by someone with heat vision like Supergirl but since she's in front of the President, it's not her. They assume it's the man who came. They track him down and learn he's from the planet next to Krypton. He denies attacking the President but they lock him up anyway. Alex tries to find the one who attacked the President and finds a detective, Maggie Sawyer also investigating who shows her something she didn't know. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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24 October 2016 (USA)  »

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Trivia

This is the first episode of the series in which Calista Flockhart (Cat Grant) does not appear. See more »

Goofs

The president's "Alien Amnesty Act" is described as an executive order: a change imposed solely by the executive branch of the U.S. government. But the term "act" refers to a law passed by Congress, the legislative branch. See more »

Quotes

Alex Danvers: What is this place?
Maggie Sawyer: It's a safe haven. Place for off-world'ers to hang out, have a drink. Not feel so alone for a minute.
Alex Danvers: So, this is where you get all your information about the alien populace in National City.
Maggie Sawyer: They also make mean peach mojito.
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References E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982) See more »

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Here You Come Again
Written by Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil
Performed by Dolly Parton
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Too Much Politics
11 April 2018 | by See all my reviews

This was the episode of Supergirl that made me cancel it off my DVR schedule. I don't like getting beat over the head by politics in shows, particularly when handled so dishonestly. I started watching it again on Netflix because I was hoping this episode might be an aberration (it generally was).

Lynda Carter still looks great, but she turned in a performance here so poor, it's difficult to explain. Her lines were read like she was having trouble seeing the cue cards.

On a positive note, the action in Supergirl is really well handled - brisk and violent - and Melissa is fabulous as always. Lena Luthor is a welcome addition to the show and mesmerizes in every scene she's in. Easily reason enough to keep watching. It's almost like they added her when they figured out Lynda Carter couldn't cut it.


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