One Son
Episode 12 of 22 within Season Six. Item 129 of 204 overall.
Production number 6X12.
Chris Carter - Writer
Frank Spotnitz - Writer
Rob Bowman - Director
627 votes

Mulder learns the truth about the government/alien conspiracy responsible for his sister's abduction, but now he and Scully face a greater dilemma - what to do with their newfound knowledge.

original airdate--February 14,1999     rating--16.57  million

music--theme song "X-Files" by Mark Snow"


Goofs:As Mulder is walking to Fowley's apartment door, a crew member can be seen adjusting a hallway lamp behind him.

  •  At the end of the season 1 finale, The Erlenmeyer Flask, CSM is seen placing the alien embryo (pickled in a jar) in a box somewhere deep in the Pentagon's storage facility - yet in season 6's One Son, the embryo is back in the flask, in the freezing solution where Scully found it in the first place.




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regional titles

One Son
Toute la VÈritÈ (II)
Ein Sohn
Due padri un figlio - 2
Un Hijo