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The X-Files Season 3 Episodes

24 Episodes 1995 - 1996

Season three of The X-Files begins with Fox Mulder having been found in the desert, following the end of season two's finale, and is nursed back to health. Dana Scully discovers a Nazi scientist who is attempting to create alien-human hybrids, whilst also meeting with a group of women who had abduction experiences similar to her own. Stars David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson.

Episode 1

The Blessing Way

Fri, Sep 22, 1995 60 mins

Part 2 of three. Mulder (David Duchovny) undergoes a Native American ritual and hovers between life and death; Scully is suspended for misconduct and warned she'll be killed. Albert: Floyd Red Crow Westerman. Cigarette Smoking Man: William B. Davis. Scully: Gillian Anderson.

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Episode 2

Paper Clip

Fri, Sep 29, 1995 60 mins

Conclusion. The agents confront a Nazi war criminal linked to Mulder's father, and, on the site of a project where the two men worked, Scully (Gillian Anderson) and Mulder are ambushed. Cigarette-Smoking Man: William B. Davis. Klemper: Walter Gotell. Skinner: John Neville. Mulder: David Duchovny.

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Episode 3

DPO

Fri, Oct 6, 1995 60 mins

Lightning appears to have caused five deaths in a small town, but the agents become suspicious of a sixth victim---who survives. Teller: Ernie Lively. Sharon: Karen Witter. Scully: Gillian Anderson. Mulder: David Duchovny.

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Episode 4

Clyde Bruckman's Final Repose

Fri, Oct 13, 1995 60 mins

An insurance salesman (Peter Boyle) with psychic abilities helps investigate a series of mutilation killings. Killer: Stu Charno. Havez: Dwight McFee. The Stupendous Yappi: Jaap Broeker. Scully: Gillian Anderson. Mulder: David Duchovny.

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Episode 5

The List

Fri, Oct 20, 1995 60 mins

Two death-row guards die mysteriously after the execution of a man who vowed to return and kill five men. And another inmate claims to know who else is marked to die. Neech: Badja Djola. Warden: J.T. Walsh. Parmelly: Ken Foree. Danielle: April Grace. Roque: Bokeem Woodbine. Speranza: John Toles-Bey. Scully: Gillian Anderson. Mulder: David Duchovny.

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Episode 6

2Shy

Fri, Nov 3, 1995 60 mins

A serial killer targets lonely women he meets online.

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Episode 7

The Walk

Fri, Nov 10, 1995 60 mins

An Army officer who has repeatedly tried to kill himself claims that an apparition prevented him from succeeding. Callahan: Thomas Kopache. Stans: Don Thompson. Rappo: Ian Tracey. Roach: Willie Garson. Mrs. Callahan: Andrea Barclay. Mulder: David Duchovny. Scully: Gillian Anderson.

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Episode 8

Oubliette

Fri, Nov 17, 1995 60 mins

An eerie phenomenon known as psychic transference links a 15-year-old kidnapped girl with a former abduction victim. Lucy: Tracy Ellis. Wade: Michael Chieffo. Amy: Jewel Staite. Banks: Ken Ryan. Tow-Truck Driver: Dean Wray. Mulder: David Duchovny. Scully: Gillian Anderson.

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Episode 9

Nisei

Fri, Nov 24, 1995 60 mins

The vendor of an alien-autopsy video is murdered, and the investigation leads Mulder to a UFO and Scully to women who recognize her from the abduction. Part 1 of two. Penny: Gillian Barber. Lottie: Corrine Koslo. Matheson: Raymond J. Barry. Skinner: Mitch Pileggi. Scully: Gillian Anderson.

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Episode 10

731

Fri, Dec 1, 1995 60 mins

Conclusion. Mulder finds the evidence he seeks, but Scully learns that it isn't what Mulder thinks it is. Red-Haired Man: Stephen McHattie. Man with Scully: Don S. Williams. "Resident": Colin Cunningham. Conductor: Mike Puttonen. Dr. Zama/Ishimaru: Robert Ito.

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Episode 11

Revelations

Fri, Dec 15, 1995 60 mins

A boy (Kevin Zegers) exhibits stigmata, marks resembling the wounds of the crucified Christ, and his father claims the youngster needs protection from "the forces of darkness." Michael Kryder: Sam Bottoms. Susan Kryder: Hayley Tyson. Owen: Michael Berryman. Scully: Gillian Anderson.

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Episode 12

War of the Coprophages

Fri, Jan 5, 1996 60 mins

Corpses are found covered with cockroaches. But Mulder suspects the insects may be neither living nor earthly organisms. Bambi: Bobbie Phillips. Ivanov: Ken Kramer. Eckerle: Raye Birk. Mulder: David Duchovny.

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Episode 13

Syzygy

Fri, Jan 26, 1996 60 mins

Locals blame a satanic cult for the deaths of high-school boys, but a seer suggests another possibility: a rare planetary alignment. Terri: Lisa Robin Kelly. Margi: Wendy Benson. Det. White: Dana Wheeler-Nicholson. Zirinka: Denalda Williams. Spitz: Garry Davey. Scully: Gillian Anderson.

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Episode 14

Grotesque

Fri, Feb 2, 1996 60 mins

A copycat murder following a serial killer's arrest has the investigating agent thinking accomplice, as does Mulder, but only after hearing the suspect's claim of demonic possession.

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Episode 15

Piper Maru

Fri, Feb 9, 1996 60 mins

Part 1 of two. After finding a WWII plane in the Pacific, members of a salvage crew suffer mysterious radiation burns. But not the diver---who did not reboard the salvage ship alone. Krycek: Nic Lea. Kallenchuk: Jo Bates. Johansen: Robert Clothier. Skinner: Mitch Pileggi. Gauthier: Ari Solomon. Scully: Gillian Anderson.

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Episode 16

Apocrypha

Fri, Feb 16, 1996 60 mins

Conclusion. An ambush separates Mulder and Krycek, who makes a deal with the Cigarette-Smoking Man (William B. Davis); Scully learns that her sister's shooter and Skinner's are one and the same. Cardinal: Lenno Britos. Scully: Gillian Anderson. Mulder: David Duchovny.

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Episode 17

Pusher

Fri, Feb 23, 1996 60 mins

A murder suspect leaves a cryptic clue after escaping authorities by using a form of mind control. Pusher: Robert Wisden. Holly: Julia Arkos. Collins: Steve Bacic. Mulder: David Duchovny. Scully: Gillian Anderson. Skinner: Mitch Pileggi.

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Episode 18

Teso Dos Bichos

Fri, Mar 8, 1996 60 mins

Those connected to an archeological dig disappear after disturbing an artifact. Bilac: Vic Trevino. Mona: Janne Mortil. Lewton: Tom McBeath. Decker: Ron Sauve. Scully: Gillian Anderson. Mulder: David Duchovny.

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Episode 19

Hell Money

Fri, Mar 29, 1996 60 mins

Chinese beliefs pertaining to ghosts figure when the agents investigate the murders of three recent Chinese immigrants---all of them cremated alive. Hsin: Michael Yama. Chao: B.D. Wong. Kim: Lucy Liu. Hard Faced Man: James Hong. Neary: Doug Abrahams. Mulder: David Duchovny.

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Episode 20

Jose Chung's 'From Outer Space'

Fri, Apr 12, 1996 60 mins

A girl can only recall being abducted by aliens when she's hypnotized, while her boyfriend clearly remembers an alien who spoke English---and smoked a cigarette. Chung: Charles Nelson Reilly. Chrissy: Sarah Sawatsky. Harold: Jason Gaffney. Mulder: David Duchovny.

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Episode 21

Avatar

Fri, Apr 26, 1996 60 mins

After a liaison with a woman, Skinner (Mitch Pileggi) awakens to find her slain, and has no idea what happened. But his agents suspect a link with his sleep disorder, which involves a recurring dream about an old woman. Waltos: Tom Mason. Sharon: Jennifer Hetrick. Mulder: David Duchovny.

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Episode 22

Quagmire

Fri, May 3, 1996 60 mins

In Georgia, folk tales blame a giant aquatic serpent for the disappearance of two people, one of whom is found---but only his lower half. Sheriff: Chris Ellis. Farraday: Timothy Webber. Bray: R. Nelson Brown. Bertram: Mark Acheson. Mulder: David Duchovny.

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Episode 23

Wetwired

Fri, May 10, 1996 60 mins

The Lone Gunmen help find a connection between bizarre murders and that bugaboo of violence---television. And the technological conspiracy has an impact on Scully (Gillian Anderson). Patnik: Linden Banks. Mrs. Scully: Sheila Larken. Mulder's Informant: Tim Henry. Mulder: David Duchovny.

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Episode 24

Talitha Cumi

Fri, May 17, 1996 60 mins

Mulder (David Duchovny) becomes desperate to find a man who's had a great effect on the outcome of a hostage situation at a restaurant. Part 1 of two. Jeremiah Smith: Roy Thinnes. Doorman: Angelo Vacco. Cigarette-Smoking Man: William B. Davis. Scully: Gillian Anderson.

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