The exploits of FBI Special Agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully who investigate X-Files: marginalized, unsolved cases involving paranormal phenomena. Mulder believes in the existence of aliens and the paranormal while Scully, a skeptic, is assigned to make scientific analyses of Mulder's discoveries that debunk Mulder's work and thus return him to mainstream cases.
Aired 24 years ago - May 06, 1994
Mulder and Scully investigate the death of a scientist working on advanced propulsion technology. The mentally challenged janitor Roland, who has secretly been completely the scientist's work, is the prime suspect.
Aired 24 years ago - Apr 29, 1994
After a detective and his former partner die in unexplained circumstances, the accidents are linked to a little girl who witnessed both deaths. Mulder believes that she may be the reincarnation of a policeman murdered by his colleagues.
Aired 24 years ago - Apr 22, 1994
Eugene Tooms is released from the sanitarium, and Mulder becomes personally involved to ensure that he is caught in the act of getting the last human liver he needs to go into hibernation for another 30 years.
Aired 24 years ago - Apr 15, 1994
When a group of loggers in the Washington State National Forest disappear in the same way that another group disappeared 50 years ago, Mulder and Scully go along to investigate and find themselves trapped in a cabin surrounded by flesh eating insects that only attack at night.
Aired 24 years ago - Apr 01, 1994
Mulder and Scully travel to a Native American reservation to investigate the death of a man who was mistaken for a wild animal and may have been the legendary Manitou, a man who can shape-shift into a beast.
- Who or what do you think was responsible?
- That cow was like a shredded piece of paper.
All I'm saying,
it was no kind of animal that I know of.
You know, I'm surprised
you volunteered for this assignment.
Mulder, this is so odd.
It's almost like a snakeskin that's been shed.
They told me that even though my deodorant
is for a woman, it's strong enough for a man.
He killed what you're looking for, FBI.
I'm not a park ranger here
to answer all your questions about Indians.
Could Joe have been attacked?
These match Joe Goodensnake's.
- I'm fully qualified.
- No, I can't let you do an autopsy.
Mulder, since we've been here
In 1946, police cornered what they
believed to be such an animal in a cabin
who could change into a wolf.
and in a couple of moments
his body will be burned.
Do you think this is retaliation
for Joe Goodensnake?
He's suffering from exposure. When he's
been checked out, I'm going to question him.
I suspect it may be homicide.
I couldn't... I...
You even have an Indian name.
An evil spirit capable of
changing a man into a beast.
This continues until death.
this animal... Oh, my God!
Aired 24 years ago - Mar 18, 1994
A young man who has the power to heal people with his touch begins to question his gift when people start dying after he has supposedly healed them.
is an attraction in the reverend's tent
ministry. The boy's performed miracles
- I saw the movie.
- There you go.
Samuel cannot be here this afternoon.
I believe, reverend! I believe!
- Sheriff Daniels. We spoke on the phone.
- Yeah. This is Special Agent Dana Scully.
You think that's how he killed them...
with a touch?
- Sooner or later, you know we will.
- The deceased's family
Well, you're gonna have plenty of time
for that in my cell. You're under arrest.
I'm Agent Mulder. This is Agent Scully.
- Now my gift has been corrupted.
- So you killed those people with a touch?
The pain you have... regarding a brother
- My gift is gone.
- Cuff him.
I ask that my client be released
on his own recognisance,
"And when it was morning,
the east wind brought the locusts."
of metastatic cancer."
He feels things... like no one else.
I can't explain that, which is why
I'm asking you to be there tonight,
Who, Jessica Hahn?
- What's your name?
- Margaret Hohman.
Let this man, whose life you saved,
Praise the Lord!
- From beyond death's door!
- Praise his name!
You see, I think
Imagine a miracle and you're halfway there.
We learned that in med school.
Lesions on the lungs. I'm finding them
throughout the cardiovascular
Yeah? What do you want?
This may be hicksville to you,
but we do try and hew to the legal system.
Our friends will know about Samuel
And you think whoever did this
is responsible for the murders?
You murdered those people.
Get your clothes on, Vance.
You're under arrest.
I'm not crazy.
Aired 24 years ago - Feb 18, 1994
Mulder and Scully receive information from Deep Throat about a UFO that was shot down over Iraq and has been secretly transported to the US. However, Deep Throat then intentionally misleads the agents to prevent them from discovering the truth.
It was cigar-shaped,
red and green lights. Fast as hell!
The National Weather Service
last night reported
become hysterical over swamp gas?
- We won't cooperate in your investigation.
Mulder, the only UFOs that soldiers are
likely to see are secret military aircraft.
Old dude now, but yeah. Says he was
dressed as a cop on the grassy knoll.
We're talking about a government within
a government, controlling our every move.
OK! All right. What do you know
about the Gulf War Syndrome?
They probably think every call they get is
monitored and they're followed everywhere.
Pitchers and catchers
report for spring training this week.
The truck is bogus.
So's the truck driver, Ranheim.
Four days ago,
an Iraqi Air Force pilot shot down a UFO.
Exactly! And for all we know, this deep
background is responsible for the bug.
I cut the main breaker.
- We've got to leave for Georgia immediately.
- This photo is a fake.
I have never met anyone so passionate
and dedicated to a belief as you.
I had the reflection in this window
enlarged by 25. There's the moon again.
At least you're not insulting me further
by feigning appalled surprise.
However, there still exist some secrets
which should remain secret.
So I knew that down the road
I would have to steer you away,
We have to get a couple of tickets to Seattle.
And after last night's hoax...
- It means "Hello, space brothers."
I said, hold it!
even at the brink of the Cold War,
Aired 24 years ago - Feb 11, 1994
Mulder becomes the target of someone from his past named John Barnett. He was a jewelry store robber with an itchy trigger finger that Mulder sent to prison when he first joined the Bureau. The only problem is that Barnett died four years ago.
Not much, except
He avoided the death penalty
on a technicality,
You should have heard his testimony
at Barnett's trial.
Date: September 16th 1989.
when you finally caught John Barnett.
Your Honour, we object!
- You knew John Barnett?
- Yes, sir.
He told me Johnny was dead, but...
I knew it was a lie.
Same state you are!
Fine. I just need confirmation
that you are who you say you are.
- What did he mean by that?
- I don't know, but that is... John Barnett.
Get some rest.
I hope you brought your fine-tooth comb.
I want every piece of lint analysed.
they would need good finger dexterity.
You won't get that with a prosthesis.
after Maryland State revoked
his medical licence for research malpractice
Is that Dr Ridley?
He wanted human research subjects, right?
Prisoners like John Barnett.
but for the last three years I spent my time
in Central America. In Belize, to be exact.
a child of six or eight would
if he had the disease.
But only on salamanders.
Last night I could have sworn
someone was in my apartment,
What does Barnett know
from your messages?
Well, let's make sure it's not the last time.
What are you afraid of, huh?
Easy. You all right?
Aired 24 years ago - Feb 04, 1994
When FBI Agent Jack Willis and bank robber Warren Dupre are both shot at the same time during a robbery attempt, Dupre dies when Willis is brought back to life. When Willis rushes out of the hospital and begins acting strangely, Mulder concludes that Dupre has come back to life in Willis' body.
Aired 24 years ago - Jan 21, 1994
A series of sexually-oriented murders, which are identical except that the killer appears to be both male and female, draws Scully and Mulder to an Amish-type community of people called the Kindred.
Aired 24 years ago - Jan 07, 1994
When death row inmate Luther Lee Boggs claims to be psychic and can lead Mulder to a serial killer in return for a lesser sentence of life in prison, Scully becomes an unwilling believer when Boggs tells her that she can communicate through him with her recently deceased father.
Aired 24 years ago - Dec 17, 1993
An old Oxford girlfriend of Mulder's asks for his help on an international case concerning the unexplainable execution of several British dignitaries, and they encounter an assassin who can produce fire from his bare hands.
Aired 24 years ago - Dec 10, 1993
When two fathers on opposite sides of the country are inexplicably murdered at the exact same time in the exact same way, Mulder and Scully are called in to investigate. When they discover that the two fathers' eight-year-old daughters are identical twins, they realize that something even stranger is going on.
Aired 24 years ago - Nov 19, 1993
Mulder puts the future of the X-Files in jeopardy when he heads to a UFO crash site being rapidly covered up by the military. He is arrested, and while in jail he meets Max Fenig, a UFO nut whose NICAP group has followed Mulder's work on the
X-Files. When Mulder is released, Scully urges him to return to Washington to face his superiors and try to save his job, but Mulder finds out that Max is more than meets the eye and ignores Scully to try and save him instead.
Mr Mulder, the continental US
is surrounded by an electronic fence
I'd say you have... 24 hours
I think you knocked out a filling.
to make your acquaintance.
He stepped over Blevins, ordering
a full inquiry with a recommendation...
- You really believe that story?
- That story happens to be highly classified.
I-I-I'm a curious man. I had to know.
I didn't think anybody was paying attention.
Latest crop circle photos
from Project Argus. Huh?
Townsend Sheriff's Department
two nights ago.
Not this time.
- Why won't you let us help you?
- I don't know anything!
Yes, and three others from a fire crew.
- So have I, in Hiroshima at ground zero.
- I mean close-encounter mortalities.
Outside this emergency room you can do
whatever you want, but here I call the shots.
We lost all but two.
the man is taking powerful
anti-psychotic drugs. I saw them in his RV.
Repeated calls for ID go unanswered and
it's not in the orbital or suborbital inventory.
Yeah. So what?
- Don't do this!
- Sir, we have the target. It's just a civilian.
It hurts. It hurts. It hurts...
Go! Go! Go!
approaching from 40 metres.
- Blow the door!
to investigate matters related to
the evacuation of Townsend, Wisconsin?
D'you hear that noise, Scully?
Hammer and nails.
Over a dozen men lost their lives, and you
want me to respond to issues of protocol?
Aired 24 years ago - Nov 12, 1993
A mysterious force is sabotaging a space launch program, which leads directly back to the commander of the team who once led a mission to Mars and claimed to have seen an alien in space.
Aired 24 years ago - Nov 05, 1993
When members of an Arctic research team mysteriously kill each other and themselves only days after drilling deeper into the ice than ever before, Mulder and Scully accompany a team of doctors and scientists to investigate. They discover an organism
that infects living creatures and accelerates the hosts' feelings of anger and paranoia, and the agents' colleagues on the expedition begin to question their government knowledge.
Aired 24 years ago - Oct 29, 1993
A computer with highly advanced Artificial Intelligence begins to kill in order to preserve its existence when it is deemed inefficient to continue controlling the workings of an office building.
- And you?
- I was gunning for a basement office
The servo switch -
could it have been moved manually?
All I do is monitor the system,
make sure it's functioning properly,
I'm just looking for my profile notes.
since he designed a trap,
not only to avoid detection,
- Hey, don't get all bent out of shape.
- That was my profile.
And fully consistent
with Jerry's excellent behavioural profile.
Brad Wilczek? We're with the FBI.
Not exactly. It means "I discover things".
But there's plenty of kooks out there. Data
travellers, electro wizards, techno anarchists.
To make juxtapositions.
To see relationships where others cannot.
and other Eastern philosophies.
Not to you.
This we put together from a series of lectures
Wilczek gave at the Smithsonian last year.
Someone must make sure Wilczek stays put.
- That subpoena's been obviated.
- What are you talking about?
Why do you think they want the most
innovative programmer in this hemisphere?
for some of our more inquisitive colleagues
in the Department of Defence.
Oppenheimer may have regretted his actions,
but he never denied responsibility for them.
Now you tell me how to destroy it.
You're probably right.
Yeah, that's my number.
Somebody's accessing my computer.
That's why I'm here so late.
Let's say our paychecks are signed
by the same person.
is of enormous scientific interest.
- I even petitioned the Attorney General.
- You won't find him.
They've been on it for five days.
Wilczek's virus was thorough.
Aired 24 years ago - Oct 22, 1993
When an unseen force commits several murders where a young woman is present, Mulder suspects that it is the spirit of the woman's former boss protecting her, while Scully believes the boss merely faked his own death.
Aired 25 years ago - Oct 08, 1993
The murder of a homeless man that is very similar in detail to a murder committed in 1947 leads Mulder and Scully to a legendary man-beast roaming in the forest near Atlantic City.
Aired 25 years ago - Oct 01, 1993
As Section Chief Blevins expresses his concern with the direction of the X-Files, Mulder becomes obsessed with solving a case that closely parallels an encounter he experienced as a child - the abduction of his kid sister, Samantha.
Sioux City, Iowa.
That's the first I've heard of it.
In your opinion, has Agent Mulder's personal
agenda clouded his professional judgement?
Ask an impertinent question,
you're on your way to a pertinent answer.
Try a Girl Scout with an Instamatic.
- And since we have no body...
- You assumed she ran away?
Before something bad happened. If Darlene
makes up stories to get past that, fine.
Greg got Ruby pregnant.
No, but if you find him, tell him he's fired.
Get a killer sunburn
in the middle of the night.
But I'm not accountable to anybody
outside my subcommittee.
Mulder, they're NSA. They think
the boy's a threat to national security.
If there was an abduction, it's likely
that Kevin was touched in some way.
Meaning anybody could have
come out of the forest to grab her.
And we can prove that Greg... was the father.
Well, how would you know that, Tessa,
if you weren't there yourself?
We have a suspect in custody.
We have a confession to one murder
- Are you OK?
- It's here. I saw it.
It's OK, Ruby. He knows.
It doesn't have to be that way for Ruby.
- Your eyes are open?
- Yeah, but it's like
Aired 25 years ago - Sep 24, 1993
One of Scully's friends from the FBI academy, now working in the Violent Crimes Unit, asks her to assist him on a homicide investigation involving no clear point of entry. Mulder realizes that this is similar to a series of X-Files cases that have occurred every thirty years and joins in the investigation to stop the latest cycle.
Aired 25 years ago - Sep 17, 1993
Mulder and Scully head to Ellens Air Force Base to investigate the mysterious case of a military test pilot who disappeared after experiencing strange psychotic behavior. While on the case, Mulder meets a mysterious man dubbed "Deep Throat" who claims to have classified information about his investigations into the paranormal.
Aired 25 years ago - Sep 10, 1993
Special Agent Dana Scully is partnered with Special Agent Fox Mulder to validate his work on a special project called the X-Files. While he is a believer in the paranormal fueled by a lost memory of his sister's abduction, she is a scientist and
prefers to look for rational, logical explanations. Their first case takes them to Oregon to investigate the unsolved murders of several High School classmates who "Spooky" Mulder believes have been experimented on by aliens.