Arrow - Season 2, Episode 4 - Rotten Tomatoes




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Episode Info

A man called the Mayor brings illegal guns into the Glades, so Oliver sponsors a "Cash for Guns" event to rid the city of weapons. But the Mayor and his gang crash the event and seriously injure Sin.When the Canary learns Sin is in the hospital, she seeks revenge. Meanwhile, Donner asks Laurel to dinner; and Diggle reconnects with an old friend.


Stephen Amell
as Oliver Queen
Katie Cassidy
as Dinah "Laurel" Lance
Colin Donnell
as Tommy Merlyn
Colin Salmon
as Walter Steele
David Ramsey
as John Diggle
Jamey Sheridan
as Robert Queen
Paul Blackthorne
as Quentin Lance
Susanna Thompson
as Moira Queen
Willa Holland
as Thea Queen
Emily Bett Rickards
as Felicity Smoak
Clé Bennett
as The Mayor
Caity Lotz
as The Canary
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Critic reviews for Crucible

"Crucible" doesn't necessarily aim to top that peak [of last week's "Broken Dolls"], though it still manages to end up with a fairly effective story in its own right.

August 3, 2018 | Full Review…

A strong episode all around. It was great seeing Black Canary in full-on action mode while also getting a bit of her backstory.

August 2, 2018 | Full Review…

I can't decide if the plot of this episode is flimsy, or if it just supports the emotional twists really well.

August 2, 2018 | Full Review…

Indeed, "The Crucible" is an hour of TV defined by its twists, turns and teases.

August 2, 2018 | Rating: 8.4/10 | Full Review…

The second season of Arrow continues to outdo the first, this week highlighted by a major team-up between Ollie and Black Canary that offered new insight into the show's history.

August 1, 2018 | Rating: 8.6/10 | Full Review…

So while the Canary plot sings - pun intended, apologies unreserved - the remainder of this week's Arrow isn't quite as strong.

August 1, 2018 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

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