The X-Files : My Struggle II

By Caleb Gillombardo on

The season finale of The X-Files mini-series did exactly what it needed to do: it revealed facts while leaving viewers with even more questions. It also acts, potentially, as a true finale for the entire series. This episode was completely devoted to the mythos, and it did not disappoint. I expected an episode that would dig …

The X-Files : Babylon

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Instead of a monster of the week or mythos episode, Babylon focused on Mulder and Scully through the lens of very intense real-world events. This episode dealt with their drives and motivations, exploring more about them as people instead of simply agents chasing after the conspiracies. It also featured some classic X-Files humor and references, …

The X-Files : Home Again

By Caleb Gillombardo on

Wow. Just wow. After last week’s goofy and classic monster of the week adventure, this episode delivers a terrifying and ultimately unexplained monster of the week paired with a hard-hitting emotional drama. I am astounded by how intense and amazing this episode is. It’s been hours since I watched it and I’m still in shock. …

The X-Files is back!

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For once, the rumor-mill has churned out a truth: The X-Files is officially returning to television! In a press release on March 24, it was announced that FOX Network has ordered a 6 episode run of The X-Files. Per the announcement on the Fox website, production will begin this summer, but there are no other …