Supergirl - Season 4, Episode 16 - Rotten Tomatoes

The House of L

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Episode Info

In the wake of Lex Luthor's return: A flashback to what he's been doing for the last two years and how his secret machinations and plans have affected Supergirl and Lena.

Cast

Melissa Benoist
as Kara Danvers/Supergirl
Mehcad Brooks
as James Olsen
Chyler Leigh
as Alex Danvers
Jeremy Jordan
as Winslow "Winn" Schott
David Harewood
as Hank Henshaw/J'onn J'onzz
Chris Wood
as Mon-El
Floriana Lima
as Maggie Sawyer
Katie McGrath
as Lena Luthor
Jon Cryer
as Lex Luthor
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Critic reviews for The House of L

There have been a lot of questions over the course of this season, a lot of missing puzzle pieces, and this episode works to fill a bunch of them in.

March 26, 2019 | Full Review…

This episode posits that it has been an animating force behind the entire last season in a way that feels less like a revelation and more like confusion.

March 25, 2019 | Rating: 2/5 | Full Review…

Usually, I'm not a fan of flashback episodes, but seeing rounded Red Daughter origin story from the big bad's viewpoint gave us all the answers we've been seeking throughout Supergirl Season 4.

March 25, 2019 | Rating: 3.8/5 | Full Review…

In spite of the episode's strong frantic opening, its greatest strength lay in the fact that it finally slowed things down to tell the viewers a story that we have all wanted to see for quite some time now.

March 25, 2019 | Full Review…

What's frustrating is that all of the poetry of the most poetic fate of any comic book character in existence was stolen.

March 25, 2019 | Full Review…

Superman's arch-nemesis has also restored the momentum of a long-neglected subplot involving a Russian clone of Supergirl, which was meant to kick off an adaptation of the classic Elseworlds tale Superman: Red Son.

March 25, 2019 | Full Review…

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