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Season 1 (1993–94)

Episodes marked with a double dagger (‡) are episodes in the series' alien mythology arc.
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11"Pilot"double-daggerRobert MandelChris CarterSeptember 10, 19931X79
22"Deep Throat"double-daggerDaniel SackheimChris CarterSeptember 17, 19931X01
33"Squeeze"Harry LongstreetGlen Morgan & James WongSeptember 24, 19931X02
44"Conduit"Daniel SackheimAlex Gansa & Howard GordonOctober 1, 19931X03
55"The Jersey Devil"Joe NapolitanoChris CarterOctober 8, 19931X04
66"Shadows"Michael KatlemanGlen Morgan & James WongOctober 22, 19931X05
77"Ghost in the Machine"Jerrold FreedmanAlex Gansa & Howard GordonOctober 29, 19931X06
88"Ice"David NutterGlen Morgan & James WongNovember 5, 19931X07
99"Space"William GrahamChris CarterNovember 12, 19931X08
1010"Fallen Angel"double-daggerLarry ShawHoward Gordon & Alex GansaNovember 19, 19931X09
1111"Eve"Fred GerberKenneth Biller & Chris BrancatoDecember 10, 19931X10
1212"Fire"Larry ShawChris CarterDecember 17, 19931X11
1313"Beyond the Sea"David NutterGlen Morgan & James WongJanuary 7, 19941X12
1414"Gender Bender"Rob BowmanLarry Barber & Paul BarberJanuary 21, 19941X13
1515"Lazarus"David NutterAlex Gansa & Howard GordonFebruary 4, 19941X14
1616"Young at Heart"Michael LangeScott Kaufer and Chris CarterFebruary 11, 19941X15
1717"E.B.E."double-daggerWilliam GrahamGlen Morgan & James WongFebruary 18, 19941X16
1818"Miracle Man"Michael LangeChris Carter & Howard GordonMarch 18, 19941X17
1919"Shapes"David NutterMarilyn OsbornApril 1, 19941X18
2020"Darkness Falls"Joe NapolitanoChris CarterApril 15, 19941X19
2121"Tooms"David NutterGlen Morgan & James WongApril 22, 19941X20
2222"Born Again"Jerrold FreedmanHoward Gordon & Alex GansaApril 29, 19941X21
2323"Roland"David NutterChris RuppenthalMay 6, 19941X22
2424"The Erlenmeyer Flask"double-daggerR. W. GoodwinChris CarterMay 13, 19941X23

Season 2 (1994–95)

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251"Little Green Men"double-daggerDavid NutterGlen Morgan & James WongSeptember 16, 19942X01
262"The Host"Daniel SackheimChris CarterSeptember 23, 19942X02
273"Blood"David NutterStory by: Darin Morgan
Teleplay by: Glen Morgan & James Wong
September 30, 19942X03
284"Sleepless"Rob BowmanHoward GordonOctober 7, 19942X04
295"Duane Barry"double-daggerChris CarterChris CarterOctober 14, 19942X05
306"Ascension"double-daggerMichael LangePaul BrownOctober 21, 19942X06
317"3"David NutterChris Ruppenthal and Glen Morgan & James WongNovember 4, 19942X07
328"One Breath"double-daggerR. W. GoodwinGlen Morgan & James WongNovember 11, 19942X08
339"Firewalker"David NutterHoward GordonNovember 18, 19942X09
3410"Red Museum"double-daggerWin PhelpsChris CarterDecember 9, 19942X10
3511"Excelsis Dei"Stephen SurjikPaul BrownDecember 16, 19942X11
3612"Aubrey"Rob BowmanSara B. CharnoJanuary 6, 19952X12
3713"Irresistible"David NutterChris CarterJanuary 13, 19952X13
3814"Die Hand Die Verletzt"Kim MannersGlen Morgan & James WongJanuary 27, 19952X14
3915"Fresh Bones"Rob BowmanHoward GordonFebruary 3, 19952X15
4016"Colony"double-daggerNick MarckStory by: David Duchovny & Chris Carter
Teleplay by: Chris Carter
February 10, 19952X16
4117"End Game"double-daggerRob BowmanFrank SpotnitzFebruary 17, 19952X17
4218"Fearful Symmetry"James Whitmore, Jr.Steve De JarnattFebruary 24, 19952X18
4319"Død Kalm"Rob BowmanStory by: Howard Gordon
Teleplay by: Howard Gordon & Alex Gansa
March 10, 19952X19
4420"Humbug"Kim MannersDarin MorganMarch 31, 19952X20
4521"The Calusari"Michael VejarSara B. CharnoApril 14, 19952X21
4622"F. Emasculata"Rob BowmanChris Carter & Howard GordonApril 28, 19952X22
4723"Soft Light"James ContnerVince GilliganMay 5, 19952X23
4824"Our Town"Rob BowmanFrank SpotnitzMay 12, 19952X24
4925"Anasazi"double-daggerR. W. GoodwinStory by: David Duchovny & Chris Carter
Teleplay by: Chris Carter
May 19, 19952X25

Season 3 (1995–96)

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501"The Blessing Way"double-daggerR. W. GoodwinChris CarterSeptember 22, 19953X01
512"Paper Clip"double-daggerRob BowmanChris CarterSeptember 29, 19953X02
523"D.P.O."Kim MannersHoward GordonOctober 6, 19953X03
534"Clyde Bruckman's Final Repose"David NutterDarin MorganOctober 13, 19953X04
545"The List"Chris CarterChris CarterOctober 20, 19953X05
556"2Shy"David NutterJeffrey VlamingNovember 3, 19953X06
567"The Walk"Rob BowmanJohn ShibanNovember 10, 19953X07
578"Oubliette"Kim MannersCharles Grant CraigNovember 17, 19953X08
589"Nisei"double-daggerDavid NutterChris Carter & Howard Gordon & Frank SpotnitzNovember 24, 19953X09
5910"731"double-daggerRob BowmanFrank SpotnitzDecember 1, 19953X10
6011"Revelations"David NutterKim NewtonDecember 15, 19953X11
6112"War of the Coprophages"Kim MannersDarin MorganJanuary 5, 19963X12
6213"Syzygy"Rob BowmanChris CarterJanuary 26, 19963X13
6314"Grotesque"Kim MannersHoward GordonFebruary 2, 19963X14
6415"Piper Maru"double-daggerRob BowmanFrank Spotnitz & Chris CarterFebruary 9, 19963X15
6516"Apocrypha"double-daggerKim MannersFrank Spotnitz & Chris CarterFebruary 16, 19963X16
6617"Pusher"Rob BowmanVince GilliganFebruary 23, 19963X17
6718"Teso Dos Bichos"Kim MannersJohn ShibanMarch 8, 19963X18
6819"Hell Money"Tucker GatesJeffrey VlamingMarch 29, 19963X19
6920"Jose Chung's From Outer Space"Rob BowmanDarin MorganApril 12, 19963X20
7021"Avatar"James CharlestonStory by: David Duchovny & Howard Gordon
Teleplay by: Howard Gordon
April 26, 19963X21
7122"Quagmire"Kim MannersKim NewtonMay 3, 19963X22
7223"Wetwired"Rob BowmanMat BeckMay 10, 19963X23
7324"Talitha Cumi"double-daggerR. W. GoodwinStory by: David Duchovny & Chris Carter
Teleplay by: Chris Carter
May 17, 19963X24

Season 4 (1996–97)

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741"Herrenvolk"double-daggerR. W. GoodwinChris CarterOctober 4, 19964X01
752"Home"Kim MannersGlen Morgan & James WongOctober 11, 19964X03
763"Teliko"James CharlestonHoward GordonOctober 18, 19964X04
774"Unruhe"Rob BowmanVince GilliganOctober 27, 19964X02
785"The Field Where I Died"Rob BowmanGlen Morgan & James WongNovember 3, 19964X05
796"Sanguinarium"Kim MannersValerie Mayhew & Vivian MayhewNovember 10, 19964X06
807"Musings of a Cigarette Smoking Man"James WongGlen MorganNovember 17, 19964X07
818"Tunguska"double-daggerKim MannersFrank Spotnitz & Chris CarterNovember 24, 19964X09
829"Terma"double-daggerRob BowmanFrank Spotnitz & Chris CarterDecember 1, 19964X10
8310"Paper Hearts"Rob BowmanVince GilliganDecember 15, 19964X08
8411"El Mundo Gira"Tucker GatesJohn ShibanJanuary 12, 19974X11
8512"Leonard Betts"Kim MannersVince Gilligan & John Shiban & Frank SpotnitzJanuary 26, 19974X14
8613"Never Again"Rob BowmanGlen Morgan & James WongFebruary 2, 19974X13
8714"Memento Mori"double-daggerRob BowmanChris Carter & Vince Gilligan & John Shiban & Frank SpotnitzFebruary 9, 19974X15
8815"Kaddish"Kim MannersHoward GordonFebruary 16, 19974X12
8916"Unrequited"Michael LangeStory by: Howard Gordon
Teleplay by: Howard Gordon & Chris Carter
February 23, 19974X16
9017"Tempus Fugit"double-daggerRob BowmanChris Carter & Frank SpotnitzMarch 16, 19974X17
9118"Max"double-daggerKim MannersChris Carter & Frank SpotnitzMarch 23, 19974X18
9219"Synchrony"James CharlestonHoward Gordon & David GreenwaltApril 13, 19974X19
9320"Small Potatoes"Cliff BoleVince GilliganApril 20, 19974X20
9421"Zero Sum"double-daggerKim MannersHoward Gordon & Frank SpotnitzApril 27, 19974X21
9522"Elegy"James CharlestonJohn ShibanMay 4, 19974X22
9623"Demons"Kim MannersR. W. GoodwinMay 11, 19974X23
9724"Gethsemane"double-daggerR. W. GoodwinChris CarterMay 18, 19974X24

Season 5 (1997–98)

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981"Redux"double-daggerR. W. GoodwinChris CarterNovember 2, 19975X02
992"Redux II"double-daggerKim MannersChris CarterNovember 9, 19975X03
1003"Unusual Suspects"Kim MannersVince GilliganNovember 16, 19975X01
1014"Detour"Brett DowlerFrank SpotnitzNovember 23, 19975X04
1025"The Post-Modern Prometheus"Chris CarterChris CarterNovember 30, 19975X06
1036"Christmas Carol"Peter MarkleVince Gilligan & John Shiban & Frank SpotnitzDecember 7, 19975X05
1047"Emily"Kim MannersVince Gilligan & John Shiban & Frank SpotnitzDecember 14, 19975X07
1058"Kitsunegari"Daniel SackheimVince Gilligan & Tim MinearJanuary 4, 19985X08
1069"Schizogeny"Ralph HemeckerJessica Scott & Mike WollaegerJanuary 11, 19985X09
10710"Chinga"Kim MannersStephen King & Chris CarterFebruary 8, 19985X10
10811"Kill Switch"Rob BowmanWilliam Gibson & Tom MaddoxFebruary 15, 19985X11
10912"Bad Blood"Cliff BoleVince GilliganFebruary 22, 19985X12
11013"Patient X"double-daggerKim MannersChris Carter & Frank SpotnitzMarch 1, 19985X13
11114"The Red and the Black"double-daggerChris CarterChris Carter & Frank SpotnitzMarch 8, 19985X14
11215"Travelers"William A. GrahamJohn Shiban & Frank SpotnitzMarch 29, 19985X15
11316"Mind's Eye"Kim MannersTim MinearApril 19, 19985X16
11417"All Souls"Allen CoulterStory by: Billy Brown & Dan Angel
Teleplay by: Frank Spotnitz & John Shiban
April 26, 19985X17
11518"The Pine Bluff Variant"Rob BowmanJohn ShibanMay 3, 19985X18
11619"Folie à Deux"Kim MannersVince GilliganMay 10, 19985X19
11720"The End"double-daggerR. W. GoodwinChris CarterMay 17, 19985X20

Movie 1: The X Files - Fight The Future (1998)

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The X-Filesdouble-daggerRob BowmanScreenplay by: Chris Carter
Story by: Chris Carter & Frank Spotnitz
June 19, 1998
The film takes place between seasons 5 and 6. The X-Files have been shut down, and Mulder and Scully are dealing with a terrorist threat. However, when a government building is destroyed, Mulder is approached by a mysterious doctor who reveals that there was more to the bomb than meets the eye. Mulder and Scully's investigations lead to the discovery of several secret installations and the true nature of the relationship between the alien colonists and the Syndicate.

Season 6 (1998–99)

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1181"The Beginning"double-daggerKim MannersChris CarterNovember 8, 19986ABX01
1192"Drive"Rob BowmanVince GilliganNovember 15, 19986ABX02
1203"Triangle"Chris CarterChris CarterNovember 22, 19986ABX03
1214"Dreamland"Kim MannersVince Gilligan & John Shiban & Frank SpotnitzNovember 29, 19986ABX04
1225"Dreamland II"Michael WatkinsVince Gilligan & John Shiban & Frank SpotnitzDecember 6, 19986ABX05
1236"How the Ghosts Stole Christmas"Chris CarterChris CarterDecember 13, 19986ABX08
1247"Terms of Endearment"Rob BowmanDavid AmannJanuary 3, 19996ABX06
1258"The Rain King"Kim MannersJeffrey BellJanuary 10, 19996ABX07
1269"S.R. 819"double-daggerDaniel SackheimJohn ShibanJanuary 17, 19996ABX10
12710"Tithonus"Michael WatkinsVince GilliganJanuary 24, 19996ABX09
12811"Two Fathers"double-daggerKim MannersChris Carter & Frank SpotnitzFebruary 7, 19996ABX11
12912"One Son"double-daggerRob BowmanChris Carter & Frank SpotnitzFebruary 14, 19996ABX12
13013"Agua Mala"Rob BowmanDavid AmannFebruary 21, 19996ABX14
13114"Monday"Kim MannersVince Gilligan & John ShibanFebruary 28, 19996ABX15
13215"Arcadia"Michael WatkinsDaniel ArkinMarch 7, 19996ABX13
13316"Alpha"Peter MarkleJeffrey BellMarch 28, 19996ABX16
13417"Trevor"Rob BowmanJim Guttridge & Ken HawryliwApril 11, 19996ABX17
13518"Milagro"Kim MannersStory by: John Shiban & Frank Spotnitz
Teleplay by: Chris Carter
April 18, 19996ABX18
13619"The Unnatural"David DuchovnyDavid DuchovnyApril 25, 19996ABX20
13720"Three of a Kind"Bryan SpicerVince Gilligan & John ShibanMay 2, 19996ABX19
13821"Field Trip"Kim MannersStory by: Frank Spotnitz
Teleplay by: John Shiban & Vince Gilligan
May 9, 19996ABX21
13922"Biogenesis"double-daggerRob BowmanChris Carter & Frank SpotnitzMay 16, 19996ABX22

Season 7 (1999–2000)

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1401"The Sixth Extinction"double-daggerKim MannersChris CarterNovember 7, 19997ABX03
1412"The Sixth Extinction II: Amor Fati"double-daggerMichael WatkinsDavid Duchovny & Chris CarterNovember 14, 19997ABX04
1423"Hungry"Kim MannersVince GilliganNovember 21, 19997ABX01
1434"Millennium"Thomas J. WrightVince Gilligan & Frank SpotnitzNovember 28, 19997ABX05
1445"Rush"Robert LiebermanDavid AmannDecember 5, 19997ABX06
1456"The Goldberg Variation"Thomas J. WrightJeffrey BellDecember 12, 19997ABX02
1467"Orison"Rob BowmanChip JohannessenJanuary 9, 20007ABX07
1478"The Amazing Maleeni"Thomas J. WrightVince Gilligan & John Shiban & Frank SpotnitzJanuary 16, 20007ABX08
1489"Signs and Wonders"Kim MannersJeffrey BellJanuary 23, 20007ABX09
14910"Sein und Zeit"double-daggerMichael WatkinsChris Carter & Frank SpotnitzFebruary 6, 20007ABX10
15011"Closure"double-daggerKim MannersChris Carter & Frank SpotnitzFebruary 13, 20007ABX11
15112"X-Cops"Michael WatkinsVince GilliganFebruary 20, 20007ABX12
15213"First Person Shooter"Chris CarterWilliam Gibson & Tom MaddoxFebruary 27, 20007ABX13
15314"Theef"Kim MannersVince Gilligan & John Shiban & Frank SpotnitzMarch 12, 20007ABX14
15415"En Ami"double-daggerRob BowmanWilliam B. DavisMarch 19, 20007ABX15
15516"Chimera"Cliff BoleDavid AmannApril 2, 20007ABX16
15617"all things"Gillian AndersonGillian AndersonApril 9, 20007ABX17
15718"Brand X"Kim MannersSteven Maeda & Greg WalkerApril 16, 20007ABX19
15819"Hollywood A.D."David DuchovnyDavid DuchovnyApril 30, 20007ABX18
15920"Fight Club"Paul ShapiroChris CarterMay 7, 20007ABX20
16021"Je Souhaite"Vince GilliganVince GilliganMay 14, 20007ABX21
16122"Requiem"double-daggerKim MannersChris CarterMay 21, 20007ABX22

Season 8 (2000–01)

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1621"Within"double-daggerKim MannersChris CarterNovember 5, 20008ABX01
1632"Without"double-daggerKim MannersChris CarterNovember 12, 20008ABX02
1643"Patience"Chris CarterChris CarterNovember 19, 20008ABX04
1654"Roadrunners"Rod HardyVince GilliganNovember 26, 20008ABX05
1665"Invocation"Richard ComptonDavid AmannDecember 3, 20008ABX06
1676"Redrum"Peter MarkleStory by: Steven Maeda & Daniel Arkin
Teleplay by: Steven Maeda
December 10, 20008ABX03
1687"Via Negativa"Tony WharmbyFrank SpotnitzDecember 17, 20008ABX07
1698"Surekill"Terrence O'HaraGreg WalkerJanuary 7, 20018ABX09
1709"Salvage"Rod HardyJeffrey BellJanuary 14, 20018ABX10
17110"Badlaa"Tony WharmbyJohn ShibanJanuary 21, 20018ABX12
17211"The Gift"Kim MannersFrank SpotnitzFebruary 4, 20018ABX11
17312"Medusa"Richard ComptonFrank SpotnitzFebruary 11, 20018ABX13
17413"Per Manum"double-daggerKim MannersChris Carter & Frank SpotnitzFebruary 18, 20018ABX08
17514"This Is Not Happening"double-daggerKim MannersChris Carter & Frank SpotnitzFebruary 25, 20018ABX14
17615"Deadalive"double-daggerTony WharmbyChris Carter & Frank SpotnitzApril 1, 20018ABX15
17716"Three Words"double-daggerTony WharmbyChris Carter & Frank SpotnitzApril 8, 20018ABX18
17817"Empedocles"Barry K. ThomasGreg WalkerApril 22, 20018ABX17
17918"Vienen"double-daggerRod HardySteven MaedaApril 29, 20018ABX16
18019"Alone"Frank SpotnitzFrank SpotnitzMay 6, 20018ABX19
18120"Essence"double-daggerKim MannersChris CarterMay 13, 20018ABX20
18221"Existence"double-daggerKim MannersChris CarterMay 20, 20018ABX21

Season 9 (2001–02)

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1831"Nothing Important Happened Today"double-daggerKim MannersChris Carter & Frank SpotnitzNovember 11, 20019ABX01
1842"Nothing Important Happened Today II"double-daggerTony WharmbyChris Carter & Frank SpotnitzNovember 18, 20019ABX02
1853"Dæmonicus"Frank SpotnitzFrank SpotnitzDecember 2, 20019ABX03
1864"4-D"Tony WharmbySteven MaedaDecember 9, 20019ABX05
1875"Lord of the Flies"Kim MannersThomas SchnauzDecember 16, 20019ABX06
1886"Trust No 1"double-daggerTony WharmbyChris Carter & Frank SpotnitzJanuary 6, 20029ABX08
1897"John Doe"Michelle MacLarenVince GilliganJanuary 13, 20029ABX07
1908"Hellbound"Kim MannersDavid AmannJanuary 27, 20029ABX04
1919"Provenance"double-daggerKim MannersChris Carter & Frank SpotnitzMarch 3, 20029ABX10
19210"Providence"double-daggerChris CarterChris Carter & Frank SpotnitzMarch 10, 20029ABX11
19311"Audrey Pauley"Kim MannersSteven MaedaMarch 17, 20029ABX13
19412"Underneath"John ShibanJohn ShibanMarch 31, 20029ABX09
19513"Improbable"Chris CarterChris CarterApril 7, 20029ABX14
19614"Scary Monsters"Dwight LittleThomas SchnauzApril 14, 20029ABX12
19715"Jump the Shark"Cliff BoleVince Gilligan & John Shiban & Frank SpotnitzApril 21, 20029ABX15
19816"William"double-daggerDavid DuchovnyStory by: David Duchovny & Frank Spotnitz & Chris Carter
Teleplay by: Chris Carter
April 28, 20029ABX17
19917"Release"Kim MannersStory by: John Shiban & David Amann
Teleplay by: David Amann
May 5, 20029ABX16
20018"Sunshine Days"Vince GilliganVince GilliganMay 12, 20029ABX18
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"The Truth"double-daggerKim MannersChris CarterMay 19, 20029ABX19

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Movie 2: The X-Files: I Want to Believe (2008)

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The X-Files: I Want to BelieveChris CarterFrank Spotnitz & Chris CarterJuly 25, 2008
Mulder and Scully have both left the FBI, but when an FBI agent is mysteriously kidnapped, and a former priest who has been convicted of being a child molester claims to be experiencing psychic visions of the endangered agent, they reluctantly accept the FBI's request for their paranormal expertise.

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