Critic Consensus: By shifting the focus to a few key characters, "Fail-Safe" stabilizes the show's overcrowding problem -- even if the writing is still less than super.
as Martin Stein
as Leonard Snart
as Ray Palmer
as Rip Hunter
as Sara Lance
as Kendra Saunders
as Jay Jackson
as Mick Rory
as Vandal Savage
as Carter Hall
Critic reviews for Fail-Safe
"Fail-Safe" is the first time it feels like there's a true sense of unity among all eight of them.
The show takes steps in the right direction with "Fail-Safe", but the bland ongoing story arc continues to disappoint.
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