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The Truth: Parts 1 & 2 

Mulder's return leads to his being tried before a military tribunal that seeks to justify and prove the very existence of an alien conspiracy -- and the X-Files.



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Mulder's return leads to his being tried before a military tribunal that seeks to justify and prove the very existence of an alien conspiracy -- and the X-Files.

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After 9 years, the truth is finally here...


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19 May 2002 (USA)  »

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Did You Know?


Lucy Lawless was originally slated to appear as Shannon McMahon . However, Lawless was experiencing a high-risk pregnancy and was unable to return to the show. See more »


The Cigarette Smoking Man: It's a scary story. You want to come sit on my lap?
Scully: You don't scare me.
The Cigarette Smoking Man: My story's scared every president since Truman in '47.
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Crazy Credits

In the main title for the ninth season, a piece of paper flashes across the screen listing "FBI Contacts: Witnesses and Contributors." The names on the list are screen names of the series' on-line fans. For episodes #9.01-#9.11, the names were randomly picked from various X-Files message boards. For episodes #9.12-#9.19, the names came from contest entries. See more »


References The Silence of the Lambs (1991) See more »


The X-Files
Written by Mark Snow
Performed by John Beal
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very disappointing
13 June 2007 | by (Israel) – See all my reviews

I just finished reviewing all 9 seasons of the X files (while watching the 8th and 9th seasons for the first time) and i guess that my comment is not only about the last episode but also about both last seasons.

The first thing that i realized is that at least for me the show was based on agent Mulder and his special non-romantic relationship with Sculley, the last 2 seasons totally ruin that, Mulder mostly isn't there and when he is the he deals with the romances with Sculley and their baby. Although i think Robert Patrick (agent Dogget) is quite good he is still no match for David Duchovny as an actor. I find the last 2 seasons lack the great acting and the great sense of humor there was in the first seasons (especially 1-6).

The last 2 seasons really turned one of the greatest series to just another sci-fi series, and thats why i think it would be much better the show would end with the ending of the 7th season (mulders abduction by the aliens). That would save us the 2 seasons that took the show down and also would be a great point to a sequel movie if there is ever gonna be one.

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