Legends Of Tomorrow channels “Hedgehog Day” for an excellent time loop story

A

DC’s Legends Of Tomorrow knows that it’s kind of hacky to do a Groundhog Day-inspired time loop episode, but as Nate tells Zari, it all comes down to execution. And this episode is damn good. Writers Ray Utarnachitt and Morgan Faust turn Zari’s repetitive journey through the same catastrophic hour into a story that…

Legends Of Tomorrow overcomes story flaws with blockbuster spectacle

B+

Legends Of Tomorrow is at its best when it goes big, and it goes really big for “Leviathan,” an episode that shoots for blockbuster level spectacle and gets pretty damn close. It primarily accomplishes this with a sequence that pits Ray against Vandal Savage’s gigantic robot Leviathan, requiring Ray to reconfigure the…