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Back From the Future: Part One

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Episode Info

As Supergirl tries to thwart a Toyman copycat, Winn Schott returns from the future.

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
Laura Benanti
as Alura/Astra
Malina Weissman
as Young Kara
Peter Facinelli
as Maxwell Lord
Jenna Dewan
as Lucy Lane
Glenn Morshower
as General Sam Lane
Briana Venskus
as Agent Vasquez
Italia Ricci
as Siobhan Smythe
Julie Gonzalo
as Andrea Rojas (aka Acrata)
Staz Nair
as William Dey
Jeremy Jordan
as Winn Schott
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Critic reviews for Back From the Future: Part One

As we move into the second half of a season which some might consider patchy, Supergirl has gained a much needed second wind. Peppered in between the set pieces, character beats and conniving skulduggery sits a plot which is gaining momentum.

January 30, 2020 | Full Review…

This episode makes me optimistic for the future of the Super Friends, and a lot of that has to do with Winn's return and the bits of future-knowledge he brings with him.

January 28, 2020 | Rating: 3.5/5 | Full Review…

Overall, Winn's return was just a reminder of how great Supergirl used to be. Yes, it still has its moments with a ton of great characters, but there has just been something missing.

January 27, 2020 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

It feels like the bulk of the hour is treading water, narratively speaking, while Brainy lurks around in the background acting strangely and everyone does their darnedest not to notice.

January 26, 2020 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

Coupled with some innovative action sequences and the long anticipated return of Jeremy Jordan (in a dual performance!), "Back From The Future-Part One" is a table setting episode in the best sense of the term.

January 27, 2020 | Rating: B+ | Full Review…

Double the Jeremy Jordan, double the fun.

January 27, 2020 | Rating: B | Full Review…

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