CHARLIE’S ANGELS “Runway Angels” Season 1 Episode 2 – As the title “Runway Models” suggests, this week’s episode of Charlie’s Angels delves into the world of Miami fashion models when the Angels are hired to investigate the disappearance of a small-town girl with big-city dreams.
After cooking up an elaborate cover story that involves some seriously detailed planning and heavy string-pulling by good old Charlie, Abby cons her way into a gorgeous home full of struggling models, the same house that their missing client lived in. Turns out the models are actually being paid to marry rich criminals in order to secure them green cards and the missing girl was murdered by her husband after she discovered he was actually a hit man bent on gunning down the Russian president’s wife to avenge his own wife’s death.
See, normally I would love ridiculous plots like this, but the cliches, clunky dialogue and the continued use of the split-screen editing makes it almost impossible for the show to work its way up in my estimation. Read More...