Give a man a book, he’ll go on a multiverse killing spree.
That’s the outcome of part two of “Crisis on Infinite Earths,” an hour brimming with some fantastic action, terrific fan-service and several scene-stealing performances. It’s almost as if it’s a different show, and it is, it’s “Batwoman.”
Don’t knock it ’til you watched it.
Lex Luthor is very much alive, with his own part to play, the Monitor assures the assembled heroes.
Lex immediately steals the magical Book of Destiny and sets out to destroy every Superman everywhere. The Monitor is surprisingly chill about his cosmic vendetta.
Now this is a problem because our heroes have been charged with rounding up the legendary heroes – paragons – who can save the multiverse.