The X-Files

The X-Files

Aware his presence only puts Scully and William in jeopardy Mulder once again disappears – but at least this time it is his own choice. A frustrated Agent Doggett tries to find Mulder so he can proceed with his investigation against Deputy Director Kersh, but Scully and Skinner finally convince him to drop his case. Yet even as Scully helps Agent Doggett and Agent Reyes on some of their cases she realizes William is still in danger. When she learns a religious cult wants her son dead she turns to The Lone Gunmen. But even they cannot prevent William from being kidnapped, a fact which forces Scully to make a painful decision. Yet even in her darkest hour she receives word that Mulder has been found – and is being held in a military brig for the murder of a man who cannot die.
Aware his presence only puts Scully and William in jeopardy Mulder once again disappears – but at least this time it is his own choice. A frustrated Agent Doggett tries to find Mulder so he can proceed with his investigation against Deputy Director Kersh, but Scully and Skinner finally convince him to drop his case. Yet even as Scully helps Agent Doggett and Agent Reyes on some of their cases she realizes William is still in danger. When she learns a religious cult wants her son dead she turns to The Lone Gunmen. But even they cannot prevent William from being kidnapped, a fact which forces Scully to make a painful decision. Yet even in her darkest hour she receives word that Mulder has been found – and is being held in a military brig for the murder of a man who cannot die.

Season 9 (20 episodes)

  • 1. Nothing Important Happened Today

    Original air date: 11/11/2001 Runtime: 44:37 min.

    Original air date: 11/11/2001 Runtime: 44:37 min. While Doggett's investigation of Deputy Director Kersh hits difficulties, the agents encounter a beautiful woman with the ability to remain submerged underwater.

  • 2. Nothing Important Happened Today II

    Original air date: 11/18/2001 Runtime: 44:44 min.

    Original air date: 11/18/2001 Runtime: 44:44 min. Doggett attempts to uncover the truth about a woman with superhuman abilities who is somehow connected to scientific experiments being conducted on a WWII-era ship.

  • 3. Daemonicus

    Original air date: 12/02/2001 Runtime: 44:38 min.

    Original air date: 12/02/2001 Runtime: 44:38 min. The agents attempt to find a link between a mental patient and several bizarre satanic murders.

  • 4. 4-D

    Original air date: 12/09/2001 Runtime: 44:46 min.

    Original air date: 12/09/2001 Runtime: 44:46 min. Reyes theorizes that a killer who critically wounded Doggett may have entered our world from a parallel dimension.

  • 5. Lord of the Flies

    Original air date: 12/16/2001 Runtime: 44:28 min.

    Original air date: 12/16/2001 Runtime: 44:28 min. When a stunt on a local cable reality show goes horribly wrong resulting in a man's death, Doggett and Reyes investigate. But when flies pour out of the victims eye sockets, they find themselves relying on Scully's expertise and ask her to join the investigation.

  • 6. Trust No 1

    Original air date: 01/06/2002 Runtime: 44:42 min.

    Original air date: 01/06/2002 Runtime: 44:42 min. Scully befriends a couple who believe their infant possesses the same unworldly qualities as baby William, and a shadowy operative convinces Scully to contact Mulder and draw him out of seclusion.

  • 7. John Doe

    Original air date: 01/13/2002 Runtime: 44:41 min.

    Original air date: 01/13/2002 Runtime: 44:41 min. Agent Doggett awakens in a corrupt and violent Mexican town with no memory of his true identity.

  • 8. Hellbound

    Original air date: 01/27/2002 Runtime: 44:41 min.

    Original air date: 01/27/2002 Runtime: 44:41 min. Reyes senses she somehow played a role in a series of grisly murders dating back more than a century - in which the victims were all skinned alive.

  • 9. Provenance

    Original air date: 03/03/2002 Runtime: 44:42 min.

    Original air date: 03/03/2002 Runtime: 44:42 min. When a religious cult operating in Canada unearths a spacecraft similar to the one Scully discovered in Africa, a plot is set in motion to kill baby William.

  • 10. Providence

    Original air date: 03/10/2002 Runtime: 43:43 min.

    Original air date: 03/10/2002 Runtime: 43:43 min. As Scully desperately searches for her son, religious cult members make preparations to access a spaceship that they believe houses a physical manifestation of God.

  • 11. Audrey Pauley

    Original air date: 03/17/2002 Runtime: 44:43 min.

    Original air date: 03/17/2002 Runtime: 44:43 min. When Agent Reyes is injured in a car accident, she finds herself trapped in a netherworld between life and death - and her only hope for survival lies with a hospital staffer who can bridge both worlds.

  • 12. Underneath

    Original air date: 03/31/2002 Runtime: 44:43 min.

    Original air date: 03/31/2002 Runtime: 44:43 min. When DNA evidence exonerates a murderer whom Doggett helped incarcerate 13 years earlier, Doggett desperately tries to put the man back in jail before he strikes again.

  • 13. Improbable

    Original air date: 04/07/2002 Runtime: 44:40 min.

    Original air date: 04/07/2002 Runtime: 44:40 min. When Reyes uses numerology to connect the murders of several women, she and Scully become trapped with a mysterious checker-playing man who may be the killer.

  • 14. Scary Monsters

    Original air date: 04/14/2002 Runtime: 42:40 min.

    Original air date: 04/14/2002 Runtime: 42:40 min. A little boy is at the center of a case involving strange creatures that seemingly take refuge inside the human body.

  • 15. Jump the Shark

    Original air date: 04/21/2002 Runtime: 44:13 min.

    Original air date: 04/21/2002 Runtime: 44:13 min. When the Lone Gunmen come to the aid of Reyes and Doggett on a case involving Morris Fletcher and a super soldier, they are led on a quest to find Yves Adele Harlow.

  • 16. William

    Original air date: 04/28/2002 Runtime: 44:10 min.

    Original air date: 04/28/2002 Runtime: 44:10 min. The agents detain a horrifically scarred man caught breaking into the X-Files office and attempt to determine his true identity...a man Doggett believes is Fox Mulder.

  • 17. Release

    Original air date: 05/05/2002 Runtime: 44:43 min.

    Original air date: 05/05/2002 Runtime: 44:43 min. An FBI cadet with an uncanny instinct for solving crimes sheds new light on the unsolved murder of Doggett's son.

  • 18. Sunshine Days

    Original air date: 05/12/2002 Runtime: 44:41 min.

    Original air date: 05/12/2002 Runtime: 44:41 min. The agents attempt to "connect the dots" when a series of strange deaths are linked to a man who resides in a house that is an exact replica of the house from "The Brady Bunch" television series - complete with the Bradys themselves.

  • 19. The Truth, Part 1

    Original air date: 05/19/2002 Runtime: 44:29 min.

    Original air date: 05/19/2002 Runtime: 44:29 min. After not knowing Fox Mulder's whereabouts for the last year, A.D. Skinner and Agent Scully learn he's being held for the murder of a military man he couldn't possibly have killed: Knowle Rohrer, one of the government's secret super-soldiers. With Skinner acting as Mulder's defense, people who Mulder has dealt with during his last nine years as an FBI agent testify on his behalf. But the military tribunal isn't interested in the truth.

  • 20. The Truth, Part 2

    Original air date: 05/19/2002 Runtime: 44:39 min.

    Original air date: 05/19/2002 Runtime: 44:39 min. When an unexpected person comes to Mulder's rescue, Mulder refuses to slip north over the border to safety. Instead, he heads southwest to the Anasazi ruins of New Mexico seeking a mysterious wise man who the Indians call "The Keeper of the Truth".