When a dead body is found in the woods, Mulder and Scully are called in to investigate whether it was an animal attack, a serial killer or just maybe a strange creature as described by eyewitnesses. Meanwhile, Mulder is able to confront some of his own demons about feeling disillusioned with his life's work.
Did You Know?
Mulder's car has Portland license plates. The show Grimm, which takes place in Portland, Oregon, features people who turn into animal-like or monster-like creatures when they are in certain emotional states. Guy Mann turns into lizard when he gets scared. See more
When Pasha sneaks up on Mulder between the two tractor trailers Mulder spins round with his phone's camera app still malfunctioning. As he does this we first see the phone's screen facing Pasha (meaning that the flash side is facing Mulder, effectively taking pictures of himself instead) but when the scene cuts back to Mulder the screen is now facing Mulder once again as it should be. Moments later once the Were-Monster appears this happens again as Mulder and Pasha turn to face it, first the screen is facing the Were-Monster and then when ti cuts back to Mulder the screen is now facing him again. See more
Scully, since we've been away, much of the "unexplained" has been explained. The "Death Valley Racetrack"? Turns out it was just ice formations, moving the rocks around as it melted. Yeah, ice. Humility prevents me from recounting how I once thought it had something to do with a series of mysterious sightings of a rock-like creature in Colorado which turned out to just be a publicity stunt by a local landscaping business. It's amazing, going through these archives with fresh - if not wiser - ...
Written by Mark Snow
Performed by John Beal See more