Jupiter's Legacy: Season 1

Jupiter's Legacy: Season 1

Jupiter's Legacy: Season 1

Superpowered children struggle to live up to the expectations of their legendary parents, the world's first generation of heroes, in this series from the mind behind Kick-Ass and Kingsman.

2021USANetflix
ActionAdventureFantasy

Streaming (1 Provider)

EPISODE 1.1
7 May 2021

By Dawn's Early Light

Brandon's attempt to live up to his father's high expectations suffers a blow. Sheldon's carefree life as the boss's son comes crashing down in 1929.

EPISODE 1.2
7 May 2021

Paper and Stone

Brandon and Chloe clash with their dad after the Blackstar incident. Sheldon confronts a reporter over an exposé on the family business.

EPISODE 1.3
7 May 2021

Painting the Clouds With Sunshine

Worried about Sheldon's uncharacteristic behavior, George pays him a visit. A foiled theft lands Hutch on the wrong side of a superpowered crime boss.

EPISODE 1.4
7 May 2021

All the Devils Are Here

With her partying spiraling out of control, Chloe nears rock bottom. Sheldon encounters hardship in his search for answers to the visions haunting him.

EPISODE 1.5
7 May 2021

What's the Use?

Sheldon tries to assemble a dream team for his quest into the unknown. An autopsy unearths a puzzling object that connects to Chloe's new acquaintance.

EPISODE 1.6
7 May 2021

Cover Her Face

Grace sees first-hand how the Code is affecting the younger superheroes. Tempers flare aboard the ship as Sheldon forges ahead with his expedition.

EPISODE 1.7
7 May 2021

Omnes Pro Uno

The perilous final leg of their journey pushes Sheldon's ragtag team to the brink. Walter reaches out to a questionable source to extract information.

EPISODE 1.8
7 May 2021

How It All Ends

As Walter's situation grows dire, Sheldon and Brandon join forces in a do-or-die showdown with a supervillain. Hutch runs into trouble during a heist.

Jupiter's Legacy: Season 1 / Reviews

San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle

Some real 3-D chess is being played with ideas and schemes in "Jupiter's Legacy," and I look forward to seeing how it works out in future, no doubt more elaborate, seasons.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

Throughout, I kept feeling like I'd missed key pieces of plot or character development and I kept checking to see if I'd skipped episodes.

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Paste

Paste

Interesting sparks of narrative interest here, but they are all but snuffed out over and over again...

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The Guardian

The Guardian

Any opportunity for fun is shut down by perpetually morose teens, action set-pieces we have seen many times before and clunky speeches about the state of the world.

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IGN

IGN

It does do an adequate job of capturing the spectacle of demigods trying to tear each other apart.

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CNN

CNN

For a series about superheroes, "Jupiter's Legacy" moves in what feels like slow motion.

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NPR

NPR

The ultimate effect is a lot like watching the 2009 film Julie and Julia, in that sense. If you imagine that Julia Child could fly and shoot lasers out of her eye-holes.

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Decider

Decider

Can't wrangle its sprawling mythology well enough to make a coherent and cohesive first episode.

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