The X Files: I Want to Believe


2008 - 104 minutes - Color - Dolby Digital - 2.35 : 1
US release date: July 25, 2008
Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, Ten Thirteen Productions
Dune Entertainment III, Crying Box Productions
Budget: $30,000,000 (estimated)
Opening Weekend: $10,021,753 (USA) (3,185 Screens)

Plot

Fox Mulder and Dana Scully both worked at the FBI as partners, a bond between them that led to their becoming lovers. But now they're out of the FBI and have begun new careers. Scully works as a staff physician at a Catholic hospital. Her focus these days is on a young boy with an incurable brain disease. Administration wants to give up on him. Scully, who feels a special bond with the boy, does not. Meanwhile, Mulder's focus is on clipping newspaper articles, throwing pencils into his ceiling and writing about the paranormal. Scully and Mulder are brought together as partners again when a special case requires Mulder's expertise and Scully is prevailed upon to convince him to help. The case involves a pedophile priest who claims he is having psychic visions regarding the whereabouts of a missing FBI agent.

Cast

Fox Mulder - David Duchovny
Dana Scully - Gillian Anderson
ASAC Dakota Whitney - Amanda Peet
Father Joseph Crissman - Billy Connolly
Agent Mosley Drummy - Alvin 'Xzibit' Joiner
Walter Skinner - Mitch Pileggi
Father Ybarra - Adam Godley
Gaunt Man - Alex Diakun
2nd Victim (Cheryl Cunningham) - Nicki Aycox
1st Abductor (Franz Tomczeszyn) - Fagin Woodcock
2nd Abductor (Janke Dacyshyn) - Callum Keith Rennie
Christian Fearon - Marco Niccoli
Margaret Fearon - Carrie Ruscheinsky
Blair Fearon - Spencer Maybee

 





Director

Director - Chris Carter

Writing credits

Writer - Frank Spotnitz
Writer - Chris Carter
Television series - Chris Carter ("The X-Files")

Producer

Producer - Chris Carter
Executive producer - Brent O'Connor
Producer - Frank Spotnitz