Top 50 episodes of The X-Files (1993-2018)

These top 50 episodes are listed in chronological order, since that's usually the best viewing order. Click the "Rating" column heading to order the episodes by rating.

EpisodeRatingTitle
S1-E0387Squeeze
S1-E0886Ice
S1-E1387Beyond the Sea
S1-E2086Darkness Falls
S1-E2188Tooms
S1-E2488The Erlenmeyer Flask
S2-E0590Duane Barry
S2-E0689Ascension
S2-E0888One Breath
S2-E1486Die Hand Die Verletzt
S2-E1692Colony
S2-E1792End Game
S2-E2090Humbug
S2-E2593Anasazi
S3-E0190The Blessing Way
S3-E0292Paper Clip
S3-E0493Clyde Bruckman's Final Repose
S3-E1087731
S3-E1589Piper Maru
S3-E1691Apocrypha
S3-E1787Pusher
S3-E2090Jose Chung's 'From Outer Space'
S4-E0186Herrenvolk
S4-E0288Home
S4-E0792Musings of a Cigarette Smoking Man
S4-E0888Tunguska
S4-E1089Paper Hearts
S4-E1486Memento Mori
S4-E1786Tempus Fugit
S4-E2090Small Potatoes
S4-E2186Zero Sum
S4-E2488Gethsemane
S5-E0189Redux
S5-E0294Redux II
S5-E1293Bad Blood
S5-E1987Folie a Deux
S5-E2091The End
S6-E0391Triangle
S6-E0492Dreamland
S6-E0590Dreamland II
S6-E1191Two Fathers
S6-E1291One Son
S6-E1490Monday
S6-E2190Field Trip
S7-E0687The Goldberg Variation
S7-E2187Je Souhaite
S7-E2288Requiem
S8-E2089Essence
S8-E2187Existence
S9-E1988The Truth