The Complete X-Files [Limited Edition]

Behind the Series, the Myths, and the Movies

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About The Book

The Complete X-Files (Limited Edition) is the only authorized debriefing on all nine seasons of the Peabody and Emmy Award-winning science fiction television series and films created by Chris Carter. The X-Files creator and producer Chris Carter takes us into his never-before-seen archives with explanations of unsolved plots, discussion of the FBI’s paranormal investigations bureau, breakdowns of popular episodes, as well as insider information on both X-Files films. Discover the facts behind Mulder’s alien abduction, Scully’s secret objectives, the designs of the shadowy “Cancer Man,” and get the full story of the Mythology episodes. The Complete X Files brings you behind the scenes of this remarkable series. For the first time, the brilliant creators of The X-Files- actors, writers, directors and producers- share with you the secrets of what set this show apart from all others. You will learn about the unique methodology - and philosophy- that changed the face of television drama. You will see just how hard these dedicated men and women worked to create episodic television that looked and felt like big-budget Hollywood movies. In addition to exclusive interviews with the cast and crew, The Complete X Files brings you previously unpublished photographs giving you a backstage view of the making of the television series and the two X-Files feature films. Harrowing truths wait in this exclusive tome of untold secrets and mysteries, offering a unique lens into the mind behind the mythos of the continuing X-Files saga. The Complete X-Files will captivate fans, conspiracy theorists, and science-fiction audience proving that nothing is what it seems, but “the truth is out there.” Each book comes signed and numbered by X-Files creator Chris Carter and producer Frank Spotnitz in an exclusive “black oil” limited edition clamshell and includes exclusive prints from on the X-Files set.

About The Authors

Matt Hurwitz is a prolific entertainment journalist, having written for Daily Variety, The Washington Post, The Hollywood Reporter, Videography, The Los Angeles Times, American Cinematographer, Wired, and Fade In. A native of the Washington, D.C. area, Hurwitz currently lives in Los Angeles.

Chris Knowles is the author of the Eagle Award-winning Our Gods Wear Spandex: The Secret History of Comic Book Heroes. He is also a contributing writer to Classic Rock and an associate editor on the five-time Eisner Award-winning magazine, Comic Book Artist. He lives with his family in New Jersey.

Product Details

  • Publisher: Insight Collectibles (August 2009)
  • Length: 208 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781933784809

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