The Flash - Season 1, Episode 3 - Rotten Tomatoes

Things You Can't Outrun



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Episode Info

Barry and the team go after the Mist, who possesses toxic gas powers, and they reflect on the night Caitlin's fiancé died. Meanwhile, Henry gets a long-awaited visit from Joe; and Iris and Eddie continue to keep their romance a secret from Joe.


Grant Gustin
as Barry Allen/The Flash
Candice Patton
as Iris West
Carlos Valdes
as Cisco Ramon
Danielle Panabaker
as Caitlin Snow
Jesse L. Martin
as Det. Joe West
Patrick Sabongui
as David Singh
Rick Cosnett
as Eddie Thawne
Tom Cavanagh
as Harrison Wells
Anthony Carrigan
as Kyle Nimbus/The Mist
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Critic reviews for Things You Can't Outrun

"Things You Can't Outrun" is a major stumble. Where the last episode was cheesy, last night's episode was clunky.

July 20, 2018 | Full Review…

"Things You Can't Outrun" proved that this show can get by just fine focusing on the supporting cast as much as it does Barry Allen.

July 20, 2018 | Rating: 8.3/10 | Full Review…

"Things You Can't Outrun" is pretty tightly written... It's a lot, and it works.

July 20, 2018 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

Good stuff in the main arc here, but it was complemented well by some punchy moments in the show's side plot.

July 20, 2018 | Rating: A- | Full Review…

The main problem with The Flash has been how unremarkable the people around Barry have been. "Things You Can't Outrun" takes some necessary steps toward solving this problem...

July 20, 2018 | Full Review…

There's really no big revelations in this episode. Just more bad acting and terrible fight choreography.

July 20, 2018 | Full Review…

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