The X-Files

The X-Files

1993-2001TV-149 Seasons

Average of 2,945,754 ratings:

3.9 stars

FBI agents Scully, a skeptic, and Mulder, a believer, attempt to uncover a government conspiracy to hide evidence of extraterrestrial activity.



Summary (1993)

Two FBI special agents -- believer Fox Mulder and skeptical Dana Scully -- team up to solve paranormal cases and battle their own personal demons.

  • 1Pilot

    Season 1 : Episode 1 48 minutes


    Agent Dana Scully is instructed to debunk an FBI project dubbed "The X-Files," paranormal cases that have been reopened by agent Fox Mulder.

  • 2Deep Throat

    Season 1 : Episode 2 45 minutes

    Deep Throat

    Mulder and Scully investigate the mysterious case of a military test pilot who disappeared after experiencing strange psychotic behavior.

  • 3Squeeze

    Season 1 : Episode 3 42 minutes


    Mulder and Scully search for a humanoid killer whose savage murder spree reoccurs every 30 years.

  • 4Conduit

    Season 1 : Episode 4 44 minutes


    Mulder becomes obsessed with solving a case that closely parallels an "encounter" he experienced as a child.

  • 5The Jersey Devil

    Season 1 : Episode 5 44 minutes

    The Jersey Devil

    Mulder and Scully track a legendary creature that has roamed the New Jersey countryside for over 40 years.

  • 6Shadows

    Season 1 : Episode 6 45 minutes


    Mulder and Scully investigate the deaths of two men believed to have been killed by a powerful psychokinetic force.

  • 7Ghost in the Machine

    Season 1 : Episode 7 45 minutes

    Ghost in the Machine

    On Halloween, Mulder and Scully investigate the death of a corporate executive who may have been murdered by a thinking computer.

  • 8Ice

    Season 1 : Episode 8 45 minutes


    Mulder and Scully are sent to investigate when a team of geophysicists stationed at a remote Alaskan outpost is killed by a parasitic alien life form.

  • 9Space

    Season 1 : Episode 9 46 minutes


    When a space shuttle mission is sabotaged, Mulder suspects it may be the work of an alien spirit that inhabits the body of a former Gemini astronaut.

  • 10Fallen Angel

    Season 1 : Episode 10 45 minutes

    Fallen Angel

    The future of the X-Files project is jeopardized after Mulder secretly infiltrates the government cover-up of a UFO crash.

  • 11Eve

    Season 1 : Episode 11 45 minutes


    Mulder and Scully search for two girls who disappeared after their fathers were murdered in an identical fashion.

  • 12Fire

    Season 1 : Episode 12 45 minutes


    Mulder and Scully join forces with an inspector from Scotland Yard when a man with pyrokinetic powers stalks members of the British aristocracy.

  • 13Beyond the Sea

    Season 1 : Episode 13 45 minutes

    Beyond the Sea

    Scully believes that the psychic predictions of a death row inmate are the only hope in apprehending a vicious murderer.

  • 14Gender Bender

    Season 1 : Episode 14 44 minutes

    Gender Bender

    A religious sect member capable of changing gender becomes the prime suspect in a murder spree.

  • 15Lazarus

    Season 1 : Episode 15 45 minutes


    The consciousness of a dangerous criminal possesses an FBI agent who is also Scully's ex-boyfriend.

  • 16Young at Heart

    Season 1 : Episode 16 45 minutes

    Young at Heart

    A criminal believed to have died in prison years earlier wages a vendetta against Mulder.

  • 17E.B.E.

    Season 1 : Episode 17 44 minutes


    Mulder and Scully become the focus of a misinformation campaign when they attempt to trace the government's secret transport of an alien life form.

  • 18Miracle Man

    Season 1 : Episode 18 45 minutes

    Miracle Man

    The agents investigate a ministry led by a man whose son possesses the power to heal -- and to kill -- with a touch of his hand.

  • 19Shapes

    Season 1 : Episode 19 45 minutes


    The agents track a wolflike creature linked to Native American legend.

  • 20Darkness Falls

    Season 1 : Episode 20 43 minutes

    Darkness Falls

    A group of loggers working in a remote forest unearths thousands of deadly insectlike creatures that paralyze -- and then cocoon -- their victims.

  • 21Tooms

    Season 1 : Episode 21 45 minutes


    Eugene Tooms, a supernatural killer whom Mulder helped incarcerate, is released on parole.

  • 22Born Again

    Season 1 : Episode 22 44 minutes

    Born Again

    An 8-year-old girl is the prime suspect in a series of bizarre, seemingly unrelated deaths.

  • 23Roland

    Season 1 : Episode 23 45 minutes


    When scientists at an aeronautics lab die under mysterious circumstances, the agents suspect a mentally challenged janitor may be the culprit.

  • 24The Erlenmeyer Flask

    Season 1 : Episode 24 45 minutes

    The Erlenmeyer Flask

    Deep Throat tips Mulder to a critically important case involving a missing fugitive and the cloning of extraterrestrial viruses.



Show Details

Chris Carter
Gillian Anderson
David Duchovny
Mitch Pileggi
Robert Patrick
Tom Braidwood
William B. Davis
TV Shows
Cult TV Shows
TV Action & Adventure
TV Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Alien Sci-Fi
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Parents strongly cautioned. May be unsuitable for children ages 14 and under.
Common Sense Media Rating: Pause for kids 14 & under

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