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DC's Legends of Tomorrow: Season 1 (2016)

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Critic Consensus: Fancy effects, comic-book nostalgia, and an alluring cast help keep it afloat, but DC's Legends of Tomorrow suffers from an overloaded cast of characters that contribute to a distractingly crowded canvas.

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An action-adventure series that follows Rip Hunter, a time-travelling rogue who assembles a group of heroes and villains to prevent the world's destruction at the hands of Vandal Savage.

Cast

Victor Garber
as Martin Stein
Wentworth Miller
as Leonard Snart
Brandon Routh
as Ray Palmer
Arthur Darvill
as Rip Hunter
Caity Lotz
as Sara Lance
Ciara Renee
as Kendra Saunders
Dominic Purcell
as Mick Rory
Franz Drameh
as Jay Jackson
Casper Crump
as Vandal Savage
Falk Hentschel
as Carter Hall
Ali Liebert
as Lindsay
Jessica Sipos
as Savage's Daughter
Cory Gruter-Andrew
as Savage's Ally
Paul Blackthorne
as Sara's Father
Stephanie Corneliussen
as Valentina Vostock
Stephen Amell
as Oliver Queen
Matt Nable
as Ra's al Ghul
Faye Kingslee
as The Pilgrim
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Critic Reviews for DC's Legends of Tomorrow: Season 1

All Critics (40) | Top Critics (15)

There are other moments where you recognize you're watching something that wants to be a cross between Doctor Who and Guardians of the Galaxy. Even if it never gets close to fulfilling that destiny, I'm sticking around to watch it try.

January 22, 2016 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

I found Legends, in which time traveler Rip Hunter (Arthur Darvill) unites various heroes to stop the future destruction of humanity, surprisingly engaging.

January 22, 2016 | Rating: 3/4 | Full Review…

The prospect of jumping from era to era to stop Savage holds promise, but there isn't enough interplay between the characters to add any dimension to the early episodes. If only they could go back in time two hours and make a different show.

January 21, 2016 | Rating: C- | Full Review…

Of course, it's supposed to be like a comic book, but the clumsy dialogue and stiff acting can be a bit much to get past.

January 21, 2016 | Full Review…
Top Critic

Legends simply feels too loose, too campy. The perils here don't seem as perilous as much as comical - unintentionally so.

January 20, 2016 | Rating: C+ | Full Review…
Top Critic

Unlike The Flash, Arrow and Supergirl, there arguably are too many characters to service here. Add a lot of attendant gobbledygook and mostly shopworn banter.

January 20, 2016 | Rating: C+ | Full Review…
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Audience Reviews for DC's Legends of Tomorrow: Season 1

I liked this season and thought some of the characters are better than others. Look forward to season two. The show suffered early thanks to the arcs and the characters but this will improve with the season two exposure.

BrendanN.

Super Reviewer

The only CW show that I had no faith in, ended up being the only one I enjoyed while it was running.

GimlyM.

Super Reviewer

Who wrote the script...? The first episode was enough to make me regret wasting 40 minutes of my life.

SylvesterK.

Super Reviewer

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