Awesome Behind-The-Scenes Footage In Latest Featurette For THE FLASH

Featuring snippets of footage from the pilot episode along with a brief look at everything from how they achieve those running shots to the special effects and score, hit the jump to check out this new featurette for The Flash! It also contains some great new interviews.

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By Josh Wilding - 7/5/2014

After a particle accelerator causes a freak storm, CSI Investigator Barry Allen is struck by lightning and falls into a coma. Months later he awakens with the power of super speed, granting him the ability to move through Central City like an unseen guardian angel. Though initially excited by his newfound powers, Barry is shocked to discover he is not the only “meta-human” who was created in the wake of the accelerator explosion — and not everyone is using their new powers for good. Barry partners with S.T.A.R. Labs and dedicates his life to protect the innocent. For now, only a few close friends and associates know that Barry is literally the fastest man alive, but it won’t be long before the world learns what Barry Allen has become…The Flash.




As those of you who managed to check out the leaked pilot episode of The Flash will surely agree, the special effects in the series are very impressive. This video offers up an interesting behind-the-scenes look at how they acheived those and several other elements of the pilot, and be sure to stay tuned for more on this new DC Comics show as the premiere date gets closer!
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McGee - 7/5/2014, 3:39 AM
Fifty Seventh.
sinsear912 - 7/5/2014, 3:42 AM
Fifty eighth
BatManiac - 7/5/2014, 3:42 AM
The VFX are amazing for a TV show!

MrReese - 7/5/2014, 3:42 AM
Cool! I was just gonna watch it right now. :)

Must not...

McGee - 7/5/2014, 3:44 AM
October... That's how long we have to wait to watch the second episode.

I guess we brought it on ourselves by eating the forbidden fruit.
DrunkenNukem - 7/5/2014, 3:58 AM
Saw the Constantine pilot again....keeps getting better and better
NovaCorpsFan - 7/5/2014, 4:15 AM
Imagine the amount of running you'd have to do as prepwork to play the Flash.
batmanvsuperman - 7/5/2014, 5:12 AM
^^^ a lot but I cant wait and where can I watch the constantine pilot at
Sophisticated - 7/5/2014, 5:12 AM
Wow! That was horrible .
Sophisticated - 7/5/2014, 5:16 AM
I think you eat a lot more than just fruit McGee . Or is fruit your boyfriends name?
mgeoff88 - 7/5/2014, 5:34 AM
I'm holding on off watching the pilot. I would rather wait to watch it on TV.

I guess Sean Connery is still bitter over doing Never Say Never Again.
Sophisticated - 7/5/2014, 5:38 AM
Not any more.
Super12 - 7/5/2014, 6:30 AM
Loving it. Cant wait for the pilot!
SuperCat - 7/5/2014, 6:56 AM
I'm angry McGee got fifty seventh. I wanted that spot.
batz11 - 7/5/2014, 7:25 AM
@MrReese...you just made this Flash thread soooooo much better LOL, I can not stop watching that girl, dayum...
knighted - 7/5/2014, 7:34 AM
Ive seen both the flash and constantine pilots and they are both pretty good. Can't wait til they actually start airing.
KallarkKent - 7/5/2014, 8:31 AM
The pilot was great! Can't wait to see the final cut :)
ManofSteel23 - 7/5/2014, 9:27 AM
so I was right then, its going to be smallvile early years, when some accident turns random people in his city into baddies he can fight each week...pfft
EzioKenway1225 - 7/5/2014, 9:57 AM
i didnt want to watch the leaked pilot..i wanna watch it when it airs but i did see the Constantine pilot which i liked..didnt blow me away but it was good..Matt Ryan was Fantastic as John Constantine
typicalfanboy - 7/5/2014, 10:11 AM
I don't get it. why not use William west? he's always the flashing. this sounds dumm. I hope prankster is in the flight captain.
DCGuy - 7/5/2014, 10:42 AM
I love it!, [frick]ing love this show with just 1 EP, but McGee said it best, now we have to wait until oct for EP 2 :\
PeterParker1991 - 7/5/2014, 11:33 AM
@Batz: I'm wit you on that one dude..
ralfinader - 7/5/2014, 12:07 PM
"...this sounds dumm. I hope prankster is in the flight captain."


Any confirmation on prankster in the flight captain yet?
CookieKid247 - 7/5/2014, 1:51 PM
FOOM - 7/5/2014, 2:34 PM
Still remain pretty underwelmed by this. Could be wrong but I still don't smell a huge hit here.
113 - 7/5/2014, 8:26 PM
I liked the pilot more than Arrow so I've got high hopes for the show.
jimdotbeep - 7/5/2014, 10:43 PM
Yeah it's got something for everyone... except for fans of the actual comic.
JediPhilosopher - 7/6/2014, 5:43 PM
I saw the pilot and generally liked it. I still hate the suit and hope the actor can get himself looking more super-heroic. The moment of "Cool" with Green Arrow was ridiculously goofy. I almost start laughing just thinking about it. Seriosuly though, it's a CW show. It will turn into a darker-than-it-needs-to-be soap opera full of needless blame and self-doubt all around and hurt feelings and irrational reckless retaliation, etc.
I hope I'm wrong, though, but I speak from experience.
jimdotbeep - 7/6/2014, 6:13 PM
@JediPhilosopher Thank you. It's nice to see somebody else understand you can't turn everything into a gritty Batman Wannabe.
marvelmaniaco - 7/7/2014, 2:54 AM
Everyone make sure to watch the episode again when it's released on tv! Otherwise it won't get the ratings it deserves and needs! Just a heads up!
cmay13 - 7/7/2014, 4:59 AM
I guess I'm one of like 10 people who wants to wait to watch the pilot on tv lol
DrKinsolving - 7/7/2014, 5:26 AM
I'm sure this has been asked before, but does anyboy know if the Tv show is connected to the DCCU??

or are they going to do separate castings for Flash and Green Arrow, or are Flash and Green Arrow even going to be in the DCCU??
Darlene1974 - 7/7/2014, 6:08 AM
Amazing pilot episode!... I know its never gonna happen BUT it would be awesome if these tv versions of The Flash & Green Arrow, are both IN the DCCU!!!... but I call that wishful thinking!

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