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Riverdale 

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A subversive take on Archie and his friends, exploring small town life, the darkness and weirdness bubbling beneath Riverdale's wholesome facade.
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Season 1 Returns


Thu, Mar 30 at 9:00 PM on CW

Archie and his friends pitch in to help Fred, but when one of them is attacked, they come up with a plan that lands them in Southside Serpent territory.


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S1.E7 Chapter Seven: In a Lonely Place
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New rumors swirl when a major piece of evidence is mysteriously destroyed; Cheryl approaches Betty with an unexpected proposal.


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S1.E6 Chapter Six: Faster, Pussycats! Kill! Kill!
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Cast

Series cast summary:
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 Archie Andrews (14 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 Betty Cooper (14 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 Veronica Lodge (14 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 Jughead Jones (14 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 Hermione Lodge (13 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 Fred Andrews (13 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 Kevin Keller (13 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 Cheryl Blossom (12 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 Alice Cooper (12 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 Hal Cooper (12 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 Josie McCoy (11 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 Valerie Brown (11 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 Melody Valentine (11 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 Reggie Mantle (8 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 Penelope Blossom (8 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 Moose Mason (7 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 Ginger Lopez (7 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 Polly Cooper (7 episodes, 2017)
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 Sheriff Keller (6 episodes, 2017)
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 Clifford Blossom (6 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 Jason Blossom (6 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 Tina Patel (6 episodes, 2016-2017)
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Storyline

After the death of one of the rich and popular Blossom twins on 4th July, the small town of Riverdale investigates the murder. The series starts in September, the beginning of a new school year that brings new students, relationships and reveals the mysteries of the past 4th July.

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A great place to get away with it all

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Crime | Drama | Mystery

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26 January 2017 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Ривердэйл  »

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The Latin motto on the gate of the Blossom family estate is 'radices currere abyssi', or in English, 'roots run deep'. See more »

Quotes

Betty Cooper: I'm not gonna ask what you did with Veronica at Cheryl's. I'm asking you now, right now, if you love me, Archie, or even like me?
Archie Andrews: Of course I love you, Betty. But I can't give you the answer you want.
Betty Cooper: Why?
Archie Andrews: You are so perfect. I've never been good enough for you. I'll never be good enough for you.
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User Reviews

 
Certainly not made for the fans of Archie Comics, but still a good show
31 January 2017 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

A lot of the reviews on here seemed to be from Archie fans, so I thought I'd share my perspective; I've only ever read a couple of the comics.

From what I saw in the first episode, this series seems promising. Riverdale seems to be superior to other shows from the CW in a number of aspects. The first thing I noticed was decent cinematography, the shots were beautiful but not in your face. The performances also seemed to be consistently good throughout the cast, with Lili Reinhart and Luke Perry (surprisingly) being the standouts from the episode. The story line is intriguing, and the dialogue is a little better than some other CW shows. However the show does exhibit a fair amount of clinches and a sense of predictability. All in all, Riverdale seems promising and I'm definitely looking forward to the next episode!


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