Recap / The X-Files S08 E08 "Surekill"

Scully and Doggett investigate a shooter who can see through walls.


  • Danger Takes A Back Seat: Dwight, after Tammi recovers the money she stole from him (and which he stole from drug dealers).
  • Gangsta Style: One of the drug dealers Dwight sticks up holds his gun this way.
  • Improbable Aiming Skills: Yes, Randall can see through walls and that's how he can shot people from a different room, but he also has very good aiming. For example, he kills his brother from a good distance, in a single shot.
  • Monster of the Week: This episode has no connection to aliens or the conspiracy.
  • Power Perversion Potential: Randall Copper is socially awkward and barely able to speak to the object of his affections, so he watches her all the time, including in the bathroom.
  • Topless From The Back: Randall sees Tammi undress to take a bath like this.
  • X-Ray Vision: Randall Cooper has this ability.