Smallville: "Beacon" Review

Don't worry Smallville fans; Lionel is here to make it all better. After last week's lackluster entry, John Glover makes his second appearance of the season as we watch Lionel Luthor reclaim his throne as ruler of the Luthorcorp Empire. There's a lot of good setup this week that sets the stage for the final stretch of the series. As I mentioned earlier in the season, John Glover's presence on the show has been missed. Smallville hasn't suffered without him but the show has needed a villain with some gravitas and actual presence. Someone who can take control of a room and strike terror into those who oppose him. Darkseid is around, but we don't get to see him. A more tangible villain is exactly what the show needed right now and Lionel fills that requirement perfectly.  Read More...


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