With his main informant dead and the X Files shut down, Mulder finds himself reassigned to regular FBI duties. He is convinced he's being followed and his conversations listened in on. Mulder soon vanishes and heads to Puerto Rico where the giant radio communications dish at Arecibo was recently shut down. There he finds evidence and has a close encounter but Scully has tracked him down and they manage to escape just as the military arrives. Written by
Did You Know?
, star of Kolchak: The Night Stalker
(1974), which was one of this show's biggest influences, was approached for the roles of Senator Matheson (Mulder's government contact in #2.1 "Little Green Men", #3.1, "Nisei" and #6.9, "S.R. 819") and William Mulder (Fox's dad), but turned both roles down. Eventually, he was cast as Arthur Dales, a retired FBI Agent, for the episodes #5.15, "Travelers" and #6.13, "Agua Mala". See more
Mulder notes to his tape recorder that the main lights don't work in the receiver room, but that the instrument lights are still working. After he finds Jorge, the ceiling lights seem to work thereafter. This is especially visible when Moulder records that state of Jorge's body to his tape machine. See more
I was told by the Assistant Director that Mulder was gone.
So, whenever he's away, I feed his fish.
References The Magician
Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F
Written by Johann Sebastian Bach See more