The X-Files

`The truth is out there,' and FBI agents Scully and Mulder seek it in this sci-fi phenomenon about their quest to explain the seemingly unexplainable. Their strange cases include UFO sightings, alien abductions and just about anything else paranormal. The tales were spooky and well-written, but the long-running cult favorite's strength was a gallery of (more…)

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Tue Aug 21 8:00pm
Nothing Important Happened Today(Season 9, Episode 1) MNT

The death of an EPA official may be connected to Doggett's investigation of Kersh---which an old flame (Cary Elwes) advises Reyes to drop. Part 1 of two. Shannon: Lucy Lawless. Wormus: Nicholas Walker. McFarland: John Casino. Margaret Scully: Sheila Larken (more…)

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Tue Aug 21 9:00pm
Nothing Important Happened Today(Season 9, Episode 2) MNT

Conclusion. Reyes is defiant when questioned by Follmer about her activities with Doggett; Scully meets Shannon McMahon (Lucy Lawless), who offers an explanation of who she is. Nordlinger: Jeff Austin. Captain: Ryan Cutrona. Navy Seal: Kevin E. West. Kersh (more…)

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Thu Aug 23 6:00am
Terms of Endearment(Season 6, Episode 7) BBC

An expectant mother dreams that a demonic figure takes her child. She then awakens covered in blood---and is no longer pregnant. Wayne: Bruce Campbell. Laura: Lisa Jane Persky. Deputy: Michael Milhoan. Betsy: Grace Phillips. Mulder: David Duchovny.

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Thu Aug 23 7:00am
The Rain King(Season 6, Episode 8) BBC

In a small Kansas town---"ground zero for extreme weather"---a local is suspected of causing a drought to charge people for the rain he creates. Daryl: Clayton Rohner. Sheila: Victoria Jackson. Holman: David Manis. Mayor: Dirk Blocker. Mulder: David Duchov (more…)

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Thu Aug 23 8:00am
SR 819(Season 6, Episode 9) BBC

Felled during a boxing workout, Skinner is taken to a hospital, where he checks out OK---except for a phone call stating he has 24 hours to live. Matheson: Raymond J. Barry. Orgel: John Towey. Plant: Kenneth Tigar. Cabrera: Jenny Gago.

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Thu Aug 23 9:00am
Tithonus(Season 6, Episode 10) BBC

Scully is partnered with another agent to look into a crime-scene photographer whose consistent scoops raise suspicion that he is murdering to manufacture work. Ritter: Richard Ruccolo. Fellig: Geoffrey Lewis. Scully: Gillian Anderson. Mulder: David Duchov (more…)

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Thu Aug 23 10:00am
Two Fathers(Season 6, Episode 11) BBC

At the site of multiple deaths by fire, Spender finds his long-missing mother, who wants to talk---but only to Mulder. Part 1 of two. Cassandra: Veronica Cartwright. Openshaw: Nick Tate. Bill Mulder: Peter Donat. Spender: Chris Owens. CSM: William B. Davis (more…)

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Thu Aug 23 11:00am
One Son(Season 6, Episode 12) BBC

Conclusion. Scully and Mulder are taken to a quarantine facility because of exposure to "a contagion of unknown origin"---allegedly contracted via Cassandra Spender (Veronica Cartwright). The CSM sheds more light on Bill Mulder (Peter Donat) and the abduct (more…)

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Thu Aug 23 12:00pm
Agua Mala(Season 6, Episode 13) BBC

In a Florida hurricane, the agents investigate the disappearance of a marine biologist, allegedly grabbed by tentacles while in his bathroom, says X-files founder Arthur Dales (Darren McGavin). Greer: Joel McKinnon Miller. Vincent: Jeremy Roberts.

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Thu Aug 23 1:00pm
Monday(Season 6, Episode 14) BBC

It's "one of those days" for Mulder: a water-bed leak shorts out his alarm clock and makes him late for a meeting. Then he walks into a bank robbery---and relives the scene over and over. Bernard: Darren Burrows. Pam: Carrie Hamilton. Kraskow: Mik Scriba.

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Thu Aug 23 2:00pm
Arcadia(Season 6, Episode 15) BBC

Scully and Mulder go undercover as marrieds (Rob and Laura Petrie, no less) to investigate the disappearances of three couples from a seemingly idyllic neighborhood. Win: Tom Gallop. Gene: Peter White. Big Mike: Abraham Benrubi. Cami: Marnie McPhail.

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Thu Aug 23 3:00pm
Alpha(Season 6, Episode 16) BBC

Instead of a rare wild dog from Hong Kong, two dead merchant marines are found inside a shipping cage---which is still still locked. Berquist: Melinda Culea. Detweiler: Andrew J. Robinson. Cahn: Thomas Duffy. Fiedler: David Stalwart.

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Thu Aug 23 4:00pm
Trevor(Season 6, Episode 17) BBC

As a tornado approaches, a prison superintendent orders an inmate into “the box.” After the twister passes, both the box and prisoner disappear, while the superintendent is found severed in two inside his locked office. Rawls: John Diehl. June: Catheri (more…)

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Thu Aug 23 5:00pm
Milagro(Season 6, Episode 18) BBC

Mulder's new neighbor is attracted to Scully, who is at a loss to explain murders by bloodless, seamless extractions of victims' hearts. Padgett: John Hawkes. Naciamento: Nestor Serrano. Kevin: Angelo Vacco. Maggie: Jillian Bach. Guard: Michael Bailey Smit (more…)

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Thu Aug 23 6:00pm
The Unnatural(Season 6, Episode 19) BBC

Digging for an X-file, Mulder finds one, in a photograph of an odd trio: a Negro baseball great; former agent Arthur Dales; and...the alien bounty hunter---taken in 1947 Roswell, N.M. Ex: Jesse L. Martin. Young Dales: Fred Lane. Ted: Paul Willson. Black Co (more…)

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Thu Aug 23 7:00pm
Three of a Kind(Season 6, Episode 20) BBC

In Las Vegas, Byers spots the scientist who brought Mulder and the Lone Gunmen together---and who was kidnapped in front of them---10 years earlier. Scully is conned into helping investigate. Susanne: Signy Coleman. Grant: Charles Rocket. Timmy: John Billi (more…)

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Thu Aug 23 8:00pm
Field Trip(Season 6, Episode 21) BBC

In an area known for an "atmospheric phenomenon," two skeletons are found---of a couple missing only three days. Wallace: David Denman. Angela: Robyn Lively. Coroner: Jim Beaver. Skinner: Mitch Pileggi. Scully: Gillian Anderson. Mulder: David Duchovny.

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Thu Aug 23 9:00pm
Biogenesis(Season 6, Episode 22) BBC

The agents probe the disappearance of two biologists who claimed to have artifacts proving that life originated on Mars. Sandoz: Murray Rubinstein. Merkmallen: Michael Chinyamurindi. Barnes: Michael Ensign. Chuck: Bill Dow.

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Thu Aug 23 10:00pm
The Sixth Extinction(Season 7, Episode 1) BBC

In the first of a two-part episode, two people join Scully's Ivory Coast investigation into why Mulder is locked in a padded cell, where he exhibits heretofore unseen brain activity. Kritschgau: John Finn. Amina: Jo Nell Kennedy. Barnes: Michael Ensign. Do (more…)

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Thu Aug 23 11:00pm
The Sixth Extinction: Amor Fati(Season 7, Episode 2) BBC

Conclusion. Mulder is taken from the hospital to “a kind of witness-protection program,” and Skinner tells Scully he must distance himself from the case. Mrs. Mulder: Rebecca Toolan. Albert: Floyd Red Crow Westerman. Kritschgau: John Finn. Diana: Mimi (more…)

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Fri Aug 24 12:00am
Terms of Endearment(Season 6, Episode 7) BBC

An expectant mother dreams that a demonic figure takes her child. She then awakens covered in blood---and is no longer pregnant. Wayne: Bruce Campbell. Laura: Lisa Jane Persky. Deputy: Michael Milhoan. Betsy: Grace Phillips. Mulder: David Duchovny.

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Fri Aug 24 1:00am
The Rain King(Season 6, Episode 8) BBC

In a small Kansas town---"ground zero for extreme weather"---a local is suspected of causing a drought to charge people for the rain he creates. Daryl: Clayton Rohner. Sheila: Victoria Jackson. Holman: David Manis. Mayor: Dirk Blocker. Mulder: David Duchov (more…)

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Fri Aug 24 2:00am
SR 819(Season 6, Episode 9) BBC

Felled during a boxing workout, Skinner is taken to a hospital, where he checks out OK---except for a phone call stating he has 24 hours to live. Matheson: Raymond J. Barry. Orgel: John Towey. Plant: Kenneth Tigar. Cabrera: Jenny Gago.

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Fri Aug 24 3:00am
Tithonus(Season 6, Episode 10) BBC

Scully is partnered with another agent to look into a crime-scene photographer whose consistent scoops raise suspicion that he is murdering to manufacture work. Ritter: Richard Ruccolo. Fellig: Geoffrey Lewis. Scully: Gillian Anderson. Mulder: David Duchov (more…)

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  • Premiered: September 10, 1993
  • Rating: TV-14
  • Premise: `The truth is out there,' and FBI agents Scully and Mulder seek it in this sci-fi phenomenon about their quest to explain the seemingly unexplainable. Their strange cases include UFO sightings, alien abductions and just about anything else paranormal. The… (more)

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