The Flash

The Flash

  • TV-PG
  • 1990
  • 1 Season
  • 7.2  (6,536)

Barry Allen, Central City crime lab detective, through an accidental combination of being struck by lightning and exposure to chemicals transforms into Silver Age super hero The Flash. With the help of S.T.A.R. Labs scientist, Dr. Christina "Tina" McGee, Allen learns to control his ability to run and move faster than any man alive. Starring actor John Wesley Shipp as The Flash, Amanda Pays and Alex D

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The Trial of the Trickster
22. The Trial of the Trickster
May 18, 1991
With the help of an insane admirer who wants to be his sidekick, the Trickster escapes from police custody and places the Flash under his mind control.
Alpha
21. Alpha
May 11, 1991
An experimental android seeks out Tina for help.
Good Night, Central City
20. Good Night, Central City
May 4, 1991
A criminal invents a device that can put people to sleep, and fakes his own death to put his scheme into motion.
Done With Mirrors
19. Done With Mirrors
April 27, 1991
A new villain, the Mirror Master, arrives in town and conducts a series of thefts. The last theft, from Star Labs, gets Tina in town. Meanwhile, Barry meets a high school friend and Tina deals with her visiting mother.
Twin Streaks
18. Twin Streaks
April 13, 1991
A scientist manages to clone the Flash, creating a childlike duplicate with all of Barry's powers... and none of his conscience.
Captain Cold
17. Captain Cold
April 6, 1991
A hitman who uses cryogenic weaponry is hired to take care of the Flash... permanently.
Deadly Nightshade
16. Deadly Nightshade
March 30, 1991
The Nightshade must come out of retirement once more to help the Flash when an unknown vigilante takes on the aged hero's name... but brutally guns down criminals.
Fast Forward
15. Fast Forward
February 27, 1991
Nicholas Pike escapes jail and goes hunting for the Flash. However, the resulting missile explosion sends Barry ten years into the future where he discovers that Pike has become the "mayor" of Central City in Barry's absence.
Be My Baby
14. Be My Baby
February 21, 1991
The Flash comes to the aid of a mother and her babies, who are on the run from her criminal husband.
Tina, Is That You?
13. Tina, Is That You?
February 14, 1991
Barry's dreams of Tina betraying him become true when she hooks him up to a mind scanner and his mental images of her are imposed onto her mind, turning her into a ganger.
The Trickster
12. The Trickster
February 7, 1991
The maniacal James Jesse takes on the villainous identity of the Trickster and goes after Barry's old girlfriend Megan.
Beat the Clock
11. Beat the Clock
January 31, 1991
Barry and Julio must beat the clock to prove a jazz musician innocent of murder before his execution at midnight.
Sight Unseen
10. Sight Unseen
January 10, 1991
The Flash must taken on an invisible opponent when an intruder breaks into STAR Labs.
Ghost in the Machine
9. Ghost in the Machine
December 13, 1990
A villain from Central City's past, the Ghost, is brought out of electronic suspension and begins a new rampage using "advanced" 1990s technology. To stop him, the Flash turns to the Ghost's old nemesis, Nightshade.
Shroud of Death
8. Shroud of Death
November 29, 1990
An assassin is on the loose in Central City and the Flash must find the only clue that can provide a lead to his location.
Child's Play
7. Child's Play
November 15, 1990
The Flash comes to the aid of an orphan who has incriminating information on a cult leader.
Sins of the Father
6. Sins of the Father
November 8, 1990
A man that Barry's father put in prison escapes and comes seeking for revenge and the loot he hid.
Double Vision
5. Double Vision
November 1, 1990
A mad scientist has somehow found the way to control the Flash to do his bidding. But Barry doesn't remember any of these things.
Honor Among Thieves
4. Honor Among Thieves
October 25, 1990
Barry meets an old girlfriend while setting up security at a museum.
Watching the Detectives
3. Watching the Detectives
October 18, 1990
A corrupted D.A. hires a private investigator to discover Flash's identity.
Out of Control
2. Out of Control
September 27, 1990
Barry investigates the cases of the homeless people kidnapped and then left dead and horribly deformed. Meanwhile, Tina's old friend and colleague arrives in town. Is there a connection?
Pilot
1. Pilot
January 1, 1990
Police chemist Barry Allen's life radically changes one night when his lightning strikes his lab--and the combination of chemicals and incredible electrical power transform him into the fastest human on earth, The Flash.Now Allen uses his newfound powers as a masked crimefighter to battle a motorcycle pack that's terrorizing the city, while working with a beautiful scientist to discover the cause, and long-term effects, of his amazing speed.
Description

Barry Allen, Central City crime lab detective, through an accidental combination of being struck by lightning and exposure to chemicals transforms into Silver Age super hero The Flash. With the help of S.T.A.R. Labs scientist, Dr. Christina "Tina" McGee, Allen learns to control his ability to run and move faster than any man alive. Starring actor John Wesley Shipp as The Flash, Amanda Pays and Alex DThe Flash is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (22 episodes). The series first aired on January 1, 1990.

The Flash is available for streaming on the CBS website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch The Flash on demand at Amazon, Vudu, DC Universe, Microsoft Movies & TV, FandangoNow and Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    January 1, 1990
  • IMDB Rating
    7.2  (6,536)