Covert Affairs Review: Annie Got A Gun!

I am not a believer in fate, but there's something awfully disconcerting about the fact that the week the episode ends with Annie finally getting her hands on a CIA sanctioned firearm is when I'm called upon to fill in for your regular weekly critic, Dan Forcella. In fact, I'm a little giddy about it.

Not giddy enough, however, to overlook a few things I just didn't enjoy about "Horse to Water."

As far as plots go, this wasn't one of the sexier outings they've had this season. I much prefer the international missions when Annie gets sent abroad, but I suppose we can't have the European romanticism every week. Be that as it may, I was fairly well taken by this story of an imprisoned former CIA analyst (the under-used Bruce Davison) pulling strings on the outside via one of his daughters - until they made it about Annie's relationship with her own sister. Read More...


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