After Mulder buys an alien autopsy video from a mail order house in Allentown, Pa. he thinks he may be onto the real thing. He goes to Allentown with a skeptical Scully to find that the man who distributed the videos has been murdered. They arrest a trespasser in the house only to learn from Assistant Director Skinner that the man is a senior Japanese diplomat. The papers he was carrying however point to the use of rail cars as rolling laboratories as well as the recovery of what was supposed to be a Japanese submarine. Scully meanwhile meets a group of women with whom she may have a particular affinity.
Did You Know?
This episode started off as a single episode about secrets on a train, an idea that Frank Spotnitz
had been cultivating for quite awhile. However, as the writing took place, the scope of the idea ballooned, so Chris Carter
and Howard Gordon
stepped in to help it become a two-parter. See more
After Mulder pulls his backup weapon and fires a shot, he soon thereafter cocks the hammer back to show how serious he is to the suspect he chased down. The hammer should have already been cocked back after the first shot, since it is a semi-automatic pistol. He would have to have de-cocked it just to re-cock it again. See more
I went to go see those MUFON members to find out about that woman, Betsy Hagopian.
And what did you find?
I found out that she's dying. Along with a lot of other women who claim to be dying too. All of them who say that they've had these implanted in them. It's the same thing that I had removed from my own neck.
But you're fine aren't you, Scully?
Am I? I don't know, Mulder. They said that they know me. That they've seen me before. It was freaky. They know things about me, about my ...
Written by Mark Snow
Performed by John Beal See more