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THE X-FILES RE-OPENED: 1.22-Born Again/1.23-Roland

Do you like this post?This week’s edition of The X-Files Re-Opened features reviews of Born Again and Roland. Born Again is about spiritual revenge from beyond the grave with a resurrection theme. Roland on the other hand is about spiritual revenge from beyond the grave with a…err…resurrection theme? Yes, bizarrely, …

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THE X-FILES RE-OPENED: 1.13-Beyond the Sea

Do you like this post?I adore Beyond the Sea and for a long time I would tell anyone who asked me, and even those who hadn’t, that it was my favourite episode of The X-Files. Written by Glen Morgan & James Wong, directed by David Nutter and featuring a mesmerizing …

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THE X-FILES RE-OPENED: 1.11-Eve/1.12-Fire

Do you like this post?Eve, the eleventh episode of The X-Files first season, is an episode I adore. Written by Kenneth Biller & Chris Brancato and directed by Fred Gerber, the only credit for the writers and directors, Eve, brilliantly starts of as one thing, turns into another, and adds a …

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THE X-FILES RE-OPENED: 1.09-Space/1.10-Fallen Angel

Do you like this post?The past two reviews I’ve written has seen me defend two episodes of The X-Files that have somewhat unpopular reputations. Anyone thinking I’m going to defend Space, another episode with a lower than low reputation, is in for a disappointment. Generally considered one of the worst …

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THE X-FILES RE-OPENED: The Jersey Devil/Shadows

Do you like this post?In some respects the first stumbling blocks for the series, The Jersey Devil and Shadows are not by any stretch of the imagination the worst episodes of The X-Files, although in the case of the latter its writers may have you think otherwise. Written by Chris …

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THE X-FILES RE-OPENED: Squeeze/Conduit

Do you like this post?The words “Written by Glen Morgan & James Wong” were the world to me growing up. It meant something amazing was about to happen, either through The X-Files, Space:Above and Beyond or Millennium, so it’s hard to imagine that there was a time when these two writers …

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THE X-FILES RE-OPENED: Pilot/Deep Throat

Do you like this post?Premiering on the 10th of September 1993, The X-Files arrived quietly and yet, its quiet arrival hid a bang that was to expand ever outward over the course of its first season, cementing itself into the realms of popular culture, one that was to prove influential over …

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THE X-FILES:SEASON 10-THE COMICS (ISSUES 1-5)

Do you like this post?In 2013, The X-Files looked as if it had truly disappeared, like many a guest character encountering a UFO within the show itself. Last seen in 2008 with the release of second feature film I Want To Believe,  it looked as if Mulder and Scully had disappeared …

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IN DEFENCE OF CHRIS CARTER

Do you like this post?So there I am, eleven years of age, about a week into my first year of high school. It’s a scary time, although thankfully not to the extent that it was a time of dark, dark despair. The second episode of season two of The X-Files …

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REVIEW:THE X-FILES:SEASON 10-MY STRUGGLE II

Do you like this post?After six weeks it’s come to an end. After years of waiting and hoping, the excitement when it was announced, the hype before it aired and then five glorious weeks glued to our television screens, The X-Files has gone from our lives again, with only a promise …

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REVIEW: THE X-FILES:SEASON 10-BABYLON

Do you like this post?Chris Carter’s Babylon opens up with a scene of terrorism that would not be out-of-place in an episode of Homeland, itself the creation of former X-Files writers Howard Gordon and Alex Gansa. The sequence is not without the potential for controversy, depicting Islamic religious rituals and …

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TOP NINE X FILES EPISODES

Do you like this post?Yes, I can hear what you’re saying. Nine episodes? Nine? Why not five or ten, you know, a nice rounded number, that makes more sense. Hell, why not go to eleven like Spinal Tap. Nope, for this list of top X Files episodes I have decided …

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X Files Unveils Behind the Scenes Footage.

Do you like this post?What a week this is shaping up to be, with new trailers for Independence Day, Star Trek and X Men, not to mention the long-awaited return of Star Wars. In the middle of it all 20th Century Fox unveiled new behind the scenes footage from the …

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The X-Files – Official Trailer

Do you like this post? That’s right folks, the Official Trailer of the new season of The X-Files has finally arrived. I don’t know about you, but I feel like a need to breathe into a paper bag….. I have been waiting forever for this moment and it is finally …

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The X-Files….We Want to Believe!

Do you like this post?Yesterday, FOX was sneaky and released the first footage from the upcoming  revival of The X-Files that will air on FOX starting January 24, 2016. Are you ready to start believing again? We are! Enjoy Katie Penix Katie has a Master’s in Psychology from the University of Hartford …

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