Lili Reinhart, "Riverdale" (Photo: CW).

In its last high school episode, ‘Riverdale’ finally becomes a teen drama

It’s a “Riverdale” like no other.

No psychotic killers. No masked marauders. No decades-old vendettas.

Tonight’s episode (at 8 p.m. on CW) is about good friends trying to enjoy their final day of high school, preparing for graduation, and making an inevitable parting.

It’s a slice of life unusual for a drama steeped in gothic violence.

And it’s all leading to an epic time jump for the series.

Continue reading “In its last high school episode, ‘Riverdale’ finally becomes a teen drama”