Scully and Mulder investigate a series of bizarre murders committed by a man who says he saw the killer on TV. Mulder brings the device to the Lone Gunmen , who tell him it is emitting some kind of signal. It is bristling with interesting ideas, and has enough energy and enthusiasm to sustain an uneven plot. In many ways, Wetwired could be seen as an episode more interested in television as an institution rather than with the low-hanging fruit of violence in television. Wetwired often feels like a mish-mash of ideas thrown together, rather than a singular cohesive story. Heat was filmed in the United States, but sold abroad. In some respects, Wetwired might be seen as a companion piece to Blood. Zinaid Memisevic Patnik’s Victim.

Dana Scully Mitch Pileggi The police find a body they believe to be that of Scully, but Mulder confirms that it is not her. It has been suggested that people now live in a perpetual culture of fear. Scully, you are the only one I trust. The episode first aired in the United States on May 10, on Fox. Running for two years, it was a cop show produced outside the American network system.

It was written by the show’s visual effect designer Mat Beck, and directed by Rob Bowman. In many respects, Wetwired puts the writing on the wall for Mr.

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Mulder — himself the son of a high-level conspirator — has no sympathy or understanding of this. Instead, Wetwired is that strangest of government conspiracy stories. His filmography dates back to Star Trek: Margaret Scully William B.

Notify me of new posts via email. She steps outside for a break and sees Mulder in a car talking to the Cigarette Smoking Man.


This page was last edited on 17 Januaryat Post was not sent – wstwired your email addresses! The character of the Plain-Clothes Man, who serves as what turns out to be a messenger for X at the outset, was concocted because Williams had a production conflict with his other series, L. Sign up and add shows wetsired get the latest updates about your favorite shows – Start Now.

Their strange cases include UFO sightings, alien abductions and just about anything else paranormal. My News Sign up and add shows to get wefwired latest wetwided about your favorite shows – Start Now. Keep digging for the truth…. Guest Cast Tom Braidwood. Into The Blue 3. Wetwired 10 May 8. They did the same exact thing to Black Panther.

Gillian Anderson would follow suite. The two compared the episode positively to the earlier second season episode ” Blood ” and wrote, “[‘Blood’] had a clever premise which didn’t quite translate into an actual plot; here writer Mat Beck remedies that, very wisely”.

The X-Files S03E23 Wetwired [R]

This makes Wetwired a particularly fascinating episode, even as it strips the aliens out of the conspiracy. What is particularly interesting with the whole red-green colour blindness revelation is the fact that aliens on The X-Files are defined by their green blood.

May 10, The Lone Gunmen help find a connection between bizarre murders and that bugaboo of violencetelevision. This idea is supported by the fact that Wetwired subverts expectations somewhat when it comes to violence committed by those under the influence of the signal. Retrieved from ” https: In Braddock Heights, Marylanda man mistakenly kills his wife, believing her, as well as the police who soon arrive, to all be someone else. To be fair, it makes sense that so much of Wetwired feels disconnected from the episodes around it.


You are commenting using your Twitter account. Lack of previous experience in a given area would not lock people out. Edit Storyline Scully and Mulder investigate a series of bizarre murders committed by a man who says he saw the killer on TV.

X is just a day player in wegwired of these big events. Full Cast and Crew. As with Bloodfear is the key factor here. The result is an oddity that is a little uneven and disjointed, an episode packed with clever ideas and concepts, but difficulty connecting them to each other. Share this Rating Title: It was a massive success in Europe.

Tim Henry Mulder’s Informant. On the surface, it might seem like Wetwired supports the argument that violence in television can have an adverse impact on people — after all, it is a story about how people who watch television have violent breakdowns with horrendous results.

X is not an equal to the Cigarette-Smoking Man. X used a third party to inform Mulder, knowing he had orders to kill the men, but Mulder was not able to piece things together in time. Heatwetwirde in the creation of the Plain Clothed Man, who appeared in the episode as an emissary for X.