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The X-Files

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Thriller Science-Fiction Rated: 18+ (TV-MA)1993 - 201811 SeasonsSeries EndedOn: Hulu BBC America Tags: Alien Ghost Science 
Country: America

The exploits of FBI Special Agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully who investigate X-Files: marginalized, unsolved cases involving paranormal phenomena. Mulder believes in the existence of aliens and the paranormal while Scully, a skeptic, is assigned to make scientific analyses of Mulder's discoveries that debunk Mulder's work and thus return him to mainstream cases.The X-Files featuring David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson has one or more episodes streaming with subscription on Hulu, streaming via tv everywhere with BBC America (Via Cable/Satellite Provider), available for purchase on iTunes, and 6 others. It's a Science Fiction and Thriller show with 219 episodes over 11 seasons. The X-Files is no longer running and has no plans to air new episodes or seasons. It has a high IMDb audience rating of 8.6 (202,471 votes) and was well received by critics.

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David Duchovny

Fox Mulder

All Seasons of The X-Files

Season 1
24 Episodes | Hulu & Rent or Buy

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218 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Hulu).

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20 episodes (9%) are available to stream on a TV everywhere service (BBC America).

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219 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 7 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 4 others).

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Not available to watch free online.

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#90 Ranked TV Show

#1 Ranked in TV on BBC America

#3 Ranked in Alien TV

#34 Ranked in Science-Fiction TV

The X-Files has a high IMDb audience rating of 8.6 (202,471 votes) and was well received by critics. The show is extremely popular with Reelgood users lately.

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