American Dreamer
Supergirl Season 4

80%

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Critic Ratings: 5
Critics Consensus

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Episode Info

As Kara doggedly works as a reporter to clear Supergirl's name, Dreamer picks up the slack as National City's protector, which leads to a showdown with Ben Lockwood. James takes drastic measures to relieve his PTSD.

Cast

Melissa Benoist
as Kara Danvers/Supergirl
Mehcad Brooks
as James Olsen
Chyler Leigh
as Alex Danvers
Jeremy Jordan
as Winslow "Winn" Schott
Calista Flockhart
as Cat Grant
David Harewood
as Hank Henshaw/J'onn J'onzz
Floriana Lima
as Maggie Sawyer
Katie McGrath
as Lena Luthor
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Critic Reviews for American Dreamer

The episode jumps into campy overdrive in a way that may have worked for you but didn't quite work for me.

Apr 29, 2019 | Rating: C+ | Full Review…

That network shift is on my mind because "American Dreamer" really feels like a callback to the show's first season. It pushes the earnest sentimentality as far as it can go without breaking.

Apr 29, 2019 | Rating: B | Full Review…

Much of the team is literally divided geographically, but there's a little bit more to it than that in "American Dreamer".

Apr 29, 2019 | Full Review…

If Lockwood's policies were harsh before, they're now going to be even worse as he seeks to get revenge on every other alien he can find.

Apr 29, 2019 | Full Review…

If there's an episode this season that has redeemed my faith in what Supergirl can achieve, it's this one.

Apr 29, 2019 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…