Reyes, Doggett, and Scully are pulled into a bizarre serial murder case involving the number '3', numerology on a whole, and an eccentric man who likes to play checkers.
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The final scene, featuring Burt Reynolds' face superimposed onto the cityscape was created by special effects supervisor Mat Beck. An alternate version of the scene was created that featured Chris Carter's head instead of Reynolds'. This version is included as a bonus feature on the season nine DVD set. See more
What's this about numbers?
Will you just...!
I'm very good with numbers.
The killer is driven by an impulse we believe is numerological.
Of course, he's a serial killer.
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
Io Mammate E Tu
Performed by 'Karl Zéro' & 'Eric Laugérias' (Lipsynced by Angelo Vacco and other cast members) See more