The X-Files: Season 3, Episode 7

The Walk (10 Nov. 1995)
"The X Files" The Walk (original title)

TV Episode  |  TV-14  |   |  Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
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A quadruple amputee becomes the prime suspect in a series of bizzare deaths.

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General Thomas Callahan
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Lt. Col. Victor Stans
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Scully and Mulder investigate a series of accidents at a VA hospital in Virginia. Lt. Col. Victor Stans has tried several times to kill himself, but has always survived claiming, "He won't let me die." He says that he sees the shadow-like outline of a soldier who is mentally and physically torturing him. As they look into the case they learn that Stans' family died in a house fire some 6 months before. More revealing is the fact that other soldiers' families have also died in similar fires. Mulder initially suspects a cover up on the part of General Thomas Callahan, but comes to realize that something far more sinister is at work. He believes that one of the patients is using astral projection to seek revenge on those around him. Written by garykmcd

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The film that Rappo is watching in his room is Sun Valley Serenade (1941) starring Sonja Henie, John Payne, Milton Berle, and the Glenn Miller Orchestra. See more »

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Both the hospital administrator (general) and his female adjutant are shown wearing infantry officer branch insignia (crossed rifles). Hospital staff would be medical or medical service branch. Also a female soldier would never be infantry branch. Shoulder insignia on general is incorrectly placed (too low). See more »

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Fox Mulder: Sometimes the only sane response to an insane world is insanity.
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28 May 2006 | by (Washington Terrace, Utah) – See all my reviews

First of all, props goes to the x-files special effects department for creating a quadruple amputee in Rappo, the disgruntled vet. I saw how they made Gary Sinise legless in Forrest Gump, but it still amazes me to see the x-files do it with a smaller budget. That character is totally believable as a quadruple amputee. While I am talking about special effects, I will mention that the effect of the phantom soldier is done very well too. When he is running through the stream and attacking the captain in the swimming pool, they're both quite convincing. Ian Tracey gives a great performance as the quadruple amputee Rappo. You can just feel his bitterness consuming him. It's hard to believe he really has all his limbs intact. Astral projection is an interesting term we learn in this episode to describe what is happening with Rappo. The Walk is a good, solid episode to enjoy.


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