The Flash
Directed by
Produced by
Written by
Bob Kane, Bill Finger
Warner Bros.
Legendary Pictures
DC Comics
Syncopy Film
Release Date
June 15th, 2011
Proceded by
Followed by

The Flash is a 2011 superhero film based on the superhero known as the Flash. Really a young man named Wally West who protects Central City taking the mantle of a superhero from the 80s and 90s, who unknown to him, was his uncle Barry Allen who thought Wally worthy of the mantle of the Flash.


Barry Allen is a retired mythical hero from Central City who sees the city running into Chaos from the criminals that over run it. Realising the potential in his nephew, Wally West, Barry waits until severe weather and then takes his nephew to his Police labratory where he sets up an accident that gives Wally the ability to run super human fast. Wally grows up learning to control his abilites before realising he needs to protect the city and uses the identity of his uncle, The Flash.