Special Agent Dana Scully is partnered with Special Agent
Fox Mulder to validate his work on a special project called The X-Files.
While he is a believer in the paranormal, fuelled by a lost memory where
his sister was abducted by aliens; she is a scientist and prefers to look
for rational, logical explanations.
Their first case takes them to Oregon, to investigate the unsolved
murders of several High School classmates, whom "Spooky" Mulder
believes have been experimented on by aliens.
Mulder and Scully head to Ellens Air Force
Base to investigate the mysterious case of a military test pilot who
disappeared after experiencing strange psychotic behaviour.
While on the case, Mulder meets a mysterious man dubbed 'Deep Throat', who
claims to have classified information about his investigations into the
One of Scully's friends from the FBI
academy, now working in the Violent Crimes Unit asks her to assist him on a
homicide investigation involving no clear MO or point of entry, with the
hope that it will save her career and Scully accepts, while finally
realising what a joke she and Mulder are considered to be. Mulder reviews the case and he notices
that similar homicides occurred in 1903, 1933 and 1963. When he helps capture
Eugene Tooms, Mulder mentions the other murders and his credibility is
weakened. Mulder and Scully follow the paranormal angle of the case and
discover the Tooms is a genetic mutant who can fit his body through the
smallest of spaces and needs to consume 5 human livers to sustain himself for
thirty years of hibernation.
As Section Chief Blevins expresses his
concern with the direction of The X-Files, Mulder becomes obsessed with
solving a case that closely parallels an 'encounter' he experienced as a
child - the abduction of his kid sister, Samantha.
The Jersey Devil
The murder of a homeless man which is
very similar in detail to a murder committed in 1947 leads Mulder and
Scully to a legendary man-beast roaming in the forest near Atlantic City.
When an unseen force commits several
murders where a young woman is present, Mulder suspects that it is the
spirit of the woman's former boss who was believed to have committed
suicide but was actually murdered and he is protecting her from his
Ghost In The Machine
A computer with highly advanced
Artificial Intelligence begins to kill in order to preserve its existence
when it is deemed inefficient to continue controlling the workings of an
When an Arctic research team
mysteriously kill each other and themselves only days after drilling deeper
into the ice than ever before, Mulder and Scully accompany a team of
doctors and scientists to investigate.
They discover an organism which infects living creatures and
accelerates the host's feeling of anger and paranoia and the agent's
colleagues on the expedition begin to question their government knowledge.
A mysterious force is sabotaging a space
launch program which leads directly back to the commander of the team, who
once led a mission to Mars and claimed to have seen an alien in space.
Mulder puts the future of the X-Files in
jeopardy when he heads to a UFO crash site being rapidly covered up by the
military. He is arrested and while in jail he meets Max Fenig, a UFO nut
whose NICAP group has followed Mulder's work on the X-Files.
When two fathers on opposite sides of
the country are unexplainably murdered at the same time, Mulder and Scully
find that their eight-year-old daughters are exact twins and were created in
order to continue The Litchfield Experiment, a eugenics project of the
1950's which produced several identical sets of twin boys named Adam and
girls named Eve.
An old Oxford girlfriend of Mulder's
asks for his help in an international case concerning the unexplainable
execution of several British dignitaries and they encounter an assassin who
can produce fire from his bare hands.
Beyond The Sea
When death row inmate Luther Lee Boggs
claims to be psychic and can lead Mulder to a serial killer in return for a
lesser sentence of life in prison, Scully becomes an unwilling believer
when Boggs tells her that she can communicate through him with her recently
A series of sexually-oriented murders
which are identical except that the killer appears to be both male and
female, draws Scully and Mulder to an Amish-type community of people who
may be alien in origin.
When FBI Agent Jack Willis and bank
robber Warren Dupree are both shot at the same time during a robbery attempt,
Dupree dies when Willis is brought back to life. When Willis rushes out of
the hospital and begins acting strangely, Mulder concludes that Dupree has
come back to life in Willis' body.
Young At Heart
Mulder is being stalked by someone from his
past. John Barnett, a criminal whom he played a large part in capturing has
returned to get revenge. Mulder and
Scully find that Barnett's escape was due to a doctor trying to discover
the secrets of aging, and the agents soon realise that Barnett has found
the perfect disguise: Youth.
Mulder and Scully receive information
from Deep Throat about a UFO that was shot down over Iraq and has been
secretly transported to the US. However, Deep Throat then intentionally
misleads the agents to prevent them from discovering the truth.
A young man who has the power to heal
people with his touch begins to question his gift when people start dying
after he has supposedly healed them.
Mulder and Scully travel to an American
Indian reservation to investigate the death of an Indian man who was
mistaken for a wild animal and may have been the legendary Manitou, a man
who can shape shift into a beast.
When a group of loggers in the
Washington State National Forest disappear in the same way that another
group disappeared 50 years ago, Mulder and Scully go along to investigate
and find themselves trapped in a cabin surrounded by flesh eating insects
that only come at night.
Eugene Tooms, the genetic mutant, is
released from the sanatorium and Mulder becomes personally involved to
ensure that he is caught in the act of getting the last human liver he
needs to go into hibernation for another 30 years.
After a detective and his former partner
die in unexplained circumstances, the accidents are linked to a little girl
who witnessed both deaths and Mulder believes that she may be the
reincarnate of a policeman murdered by his colleagues.
A scientist working on advanced
propulsion technology is killed by the handicapped janitor Roland, who then
corrects the man's calculations. Mulder and Scully investigate and find
that another recently deceased scientist who's head is cryogenically
frozen, was Roland's twin brother and is controlling him telepathically
from beyond the grave.
Following a vague tip from Deep Throat,
Mulder uncovers secret testing of alien DNA on humans by the government but
is captured and infected with an alien retrovirus. Against his own
concerns, Deep Throat tries to do too much for the agents and is discovered
as Mulders source and is executed.
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