LAW AND ORDER: SVU “Russian Brides” Review

LAW AND ORDER: SVU "Russian Brides" Season 13 Episode 7 – When a young woman with a sanded-off face and a distinctive tattoo is found raped and murdered, the detectives delve into the world of mail order brides in "Russian Brides," this week’s Law and Order: SVU.

Correct me if I’m wrong, but I believe this is a world they’ve been to before. Anyway, the supposed-victim turns out to be very much alive and actually running a prostitution scam. Cragen has to go undercover in order to figure all of this out, resulting in some truly awkward moments for his team.

I like Cragen when he’s barking orders from the door of his office; seeing him step out of the station was a little disconcerting, especially when he had to flirt with a Russian hooker and even kiss her to keep their cover from being blown.

He shouldn’t have worried about that; his detectives can blow a cover like no one’s business, especially the new girl who could not keep her eyes off of the target and nearly started a blood-bath in a crowded restaurant. Read More...


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