30 of the best X-files

30 of my favorite episodes & story arcs
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The X-Files (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Bad Blood (1998)
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Scully and Mulder each recount their version of events that led Mulder to drive a stake through the heart of a Texas teenager he claims was a vampire. (45 mins.)
 
2.
The X-Files (1993 TV Series)
Episode: End Game (1995)
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Mulder attempts to catch an alien bounty hunter who holds the key to his sister's whereabouts. (45 mins.)
 
3.
The X-Files (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Colony (1995)
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When someone sends Mulder and Scully obituaries showing three separate but identical men apparently having died, the agents investigate, but things take an unexpected turn when Mulder receives a call from his father. (45 mins.)
 
4.
The X-Files (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Pusher (1996)
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A seemingly unmotivated murderer, who can apparently talk his victims into killing themselves is on the loose and it is up to Mulder and Scully to study the clues left to them by the person and capture him. (45 mins.)
 
5.
The X-Files (1993 TV Series)
Episode: This Is Not Happening (2001)
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Jeremiah Smith appears out of nowhere and formerly dead abductees are coming back to life, giving Scully and Skinner the idea that Mulder may have a shot at still being alive. (45 mins.)
 
6.
The X-Files (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Vienen (2001)
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Doggett and Mulder unwillingly team up investigating an oil rig where some mysterious murders have happened and the possibility of the Black Oil being involved is a haunting reality. (45 mins.)
 
7.
The X Files (1998)
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Mulder and Scully must fight the government in a conspiracy and find the truth about an alien colonization of Earth. (121 mins.)
Director: Rob Bowman
 
8.
The X-Files (1993 TV Series)
Episode: One Son (1999)
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Agents Mulder and Scully find themselves under strict quarantine after coming into contact with Cassandra Spender. Meanwhile, the suspicious Diana Fowley increases her loyalties to the Cigarette Smoking Man. (45 mins.)
 
9.
The X-Files (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Two Fathers (1999)
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The reappearance of Cassandra Spender and the return of the faceless alien rebels threatens to expose The Syndicate. Cigarette Smoking Man reveals all about the alien conspiracy to a new protege he trusts to help his work continue. (45 mins.)
 
10.
The X-Files (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Tooms (1994)
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Eugene Tooms, a supernatural killer whom Mulder helped incarcerate, is released on parole. (45 mins.)
 
11.
The X-Files (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Squeeze (1993)
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Mulder and Scully search for a humanoid killer whose savage murder spree reoccurs every 30 years. (45 mins.)
 
12.
The X-Files (1993 TV Series)
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A man with psychic powers assists the agents with the hunt for a killer. (45 mins.)
 
13.
The X-Files (1993 TV Series)
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A Lone Gunmen member is targeted for extermination after he uncovers information linking the Cancer Man to several assassinations. (45 mins.)
 
14.
The X-Files (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Paper Clip (1995)
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As a government hit squad closes in on the agents, Mulder searches for clues about his father's involvement in a top secret project. (45 mins.)
 
15.
The X-Files (1993 TV Series)
Episode: The Blessing Way (1995)
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A furious pursuit of Agent Mulder is underway, and more importantly, the government wants the data tape he carried. Agent Scully, against all odds, searches to uncover his whereabouts, persisting that he is alive when all others deny it. (45 mins.)
 
16.
The X-Files (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Anasazi (1995)
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Mulder receives an encrypted computer disk containing the defense department's top secret files on extraterrestrial life. (45 mins.)
 
17.
The X-Files (1993 TV Series)
Episode: The End (1998)
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During a chess tournament, a young boy becomes the center of an investigation concerning the alien mythology. Meanwhile a face from Agent Mulder's past causes friction in his relationship with Agent Scully. (45 mins.)
 
18.
The X-Files (1993 TV Series)
Episode: X-Cops (2000)
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The investigation of a neighborhood monster isn't too weird for the crew of Cops to follow around Mulder and Scully. (45 mins.)
 
19.
The X-Files (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Apocrypha (1996)
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Mulder uncovers clues about a cover-up involving an alien entity and a sunken World War II aircraft. Scully pursues the man who murdered her sister. (45 mins.)
 
20.
The X-Files (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Piper Maru (1996)
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The agents investigate the mystery surrounding a sunken World War II aircraft. (45 mins.)
 
21.
The X-Files (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Without (2000)
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Scully leads Skinner and an unhappy Doggett to Arizona to protect Gibson Praise from an Alien Bounty Hunter disguised as the missing Mulder. (45 mins.)
 
22.
The X-Files (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Within (2000)
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New Deputy Director Kersh has Agent John Doggett investigate the missing Mulder case. Doggett's skeptical treatment of Mulder's disappearance puts a thorn in Scully and Skinner's sides. (45 mins.)
 
23.
The X-Files (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Three Words (2001)
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Mulder requests reassignment to the X-Files but is denied by Kersh. When a man with information about an alien invasion is killed on the White House lawn, Mulder conducts his own investigation to find further evidence of colonization. (45 mins.)
 
24.
The X-Files (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Small Potatoes (1997)
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Five unrelated women in a small town give birth to babies with small tails. The prime suspect is a man who can shape shift into whomever he wants. (45 mins.)
 
25.
The X-Files (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Talitha Cumi (1996)
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After his mother suffers a stroke, Mulder searches for an alien being who possesses miraculous healing powers. (45 mins.)
 
26.
The X-Files (1993 TV Series)
Episode: 731 (1995)
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Mulder becomes trapped aboard a train rigged with an explosive device. Scully searches for the truth behind the government's secret experiments. (45 mins.)
 
27.
The X-Files (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Nisei (1995)
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An "alien autopsy" videotape and a murder spark Mulder's search for a strange creature. Scully looks for information about her disappearance. (45 mins.)
 
28.
The X-Files (1993 TV Series)
Episode: The Erlenmeyer Flask (1994)
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Deep Throat tips Mulder to a critically important case involving a missing fugitive and the cloning of extraterrestrial viruses. (45 mins.)
 
29.
The X-Files (1993 TV Series)
Episode: E.B.E. (1994)
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Mulder and Scully become the focus of a disinformation campaign when they attempt to trace the government's secret transport of an alien life form. (45 mins.)
 
30.
The X-Files (1993 TV Series)
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Two FBI agents, Fox Mulder the believer and Dana Scully the skeptic, investigate the strange and unexplained, while hidden forces work to impede their efforts. (45 mins.)