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X-Files fans are going to be really excited...

The time has come for all truths to be known and fans to believe once again as Fox Home Entertainment exposes the complete world of X-Files with the remarkable 61-disc DVD collection X-Files Ultimate Collection, landing November 6th as one of this year's must-have ultimate giftset collections. Packaged in an exclusive limited edition mega-boxset featuring several collector items including Season One comic book, classic art cards, theatrical poster and more, X-Files Ultimate Collection is highlighted by all 198 episodes from the long-running series with hours of bonus features along with the 1998 feature film The The X-Files, plus an all-new bonus disc comprised of insider extras and featurettes that examined the complex web of alien and government conspiracies within the story arc from all four volumes of the popular The X-Files Mythology DVD collections. The X Files -The Complete Collector's Edition will be available for the suggested retail price of $329.98 U.S. / $419.98 Canada.

Beginning as a cult hit in 1993, The X Files quickly become a worldwide phenomenon, garnering 16 Emmys and five Golden Globes Awards including "Best Dramatic TV Series" during in its nine-season run. Created by executive producer Chris Carter (Millennium), the series gripped the imaginations of fans around the globe and launched the careers of David Duchovny (Trust the Man) and Gillian Anderson (The Last King of Scotland), both honored with "Outstanding Performance" Golden Globes for their roles. Known for its unique blend of science-fiction/fantasy, dry wit and intelligence, the series centers on FBI Agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully investigating the existence of alien races, uncovering government conspiracies, and other paranormal and unexplained phenomenas. Through its nine year run, the series featured a host of guest stars including Tony Shalhoub, Jesse Ventura, Alex Trebek, Lili Taylor, Michael McKean, Ed Asner, Lily Tomlin, Kathy Griffin and Richard Belzer, to name a few.

Synopsis:

Relive FBI Agent Fox Mulder's (Duchovny) desperate search for the truth after witnessing the alien abduction of his sister when he was a young boy. Follow Agent Dana Scully (Anderson) as she and Mulder encounter growing proof of the existence of extraterrestrials and an undeniable government conspiracy to cover up that truth. Then join Agent John Doggett (Robert Patrick) and Agent Monica Reyes (Annabeth Gish) as they too become believers while delving deeper into the unsolved FBI cases that are known as The X Files.

DVD Features:

Spanning 61 discs, X-Files Ultimate Collection consists of the following elements:

Season One (Discs 1-7):

- 24 episodes

- "The Truth About Season One" 11-minute documentary

- Deleted scenes from pilot episode

- Special effects sequence

- TV spots

- DVD-ROM game "Roots of Conspiracy"

Season Two (Discs 8-14):

- 25 episodes (w/select episode commentaries by Chris Carter)

- Chris Carter interview clips

- "The Truth About Season Two" 20-minute documentary

- Deleted scenes

- Special effects sequences

- TV Spots

- DVD-ROM game "Unholy Alliances"

Season Three (Discs 15-21):

- 24 episodes (w/select episode commentaries)

- Deleted scenes (w/optional commentary by Chris Carter)

- Chris Carter interview clips

- "The Truth About Season Three" 30-minute documentary

- Special effects sequences w/commentary by Matt Beck

- TV spots

- DVD-ROM game "Mere Words"

Season Four (Discs 22-28):

- 24 episodes (w/select episode commentaries)

- Deleted scenes (w/optional commentary by Chris Carter)

-"The Truth About Season Four" 30-minute documentary

- Special effects sequences w/commentary by Paul Rabwin

- TV spots

- DVD-ROM game "Urbs Tertia"

Season Five (Discs 29-34):

- 20 episodes (w/select episode commentaries)

- Deleted scenes (w/optional commentaries by Chris Carter)

- "The Truth About Season Five" 30-minute documentary

- "Inside The X-Files" documentary

- Special effects sequences w/commentary by Paul Rabwin

- TV spots

- DVD-ROM game "Earthbound"

Season Six (Discs 35-40):

- 22 episodes (w/select episode commentaries)

- Deleted scenes (w/optional commentary by Chris Carter)

- "The Truth About Season Six" 30-minute documentary

- Behind-the-Scenes featurette

- Special effects sequences w/commentary by Paul Rabwin

- Character profile - Cigarette Smoking Man

- TV spots

- DVD-ROM game "Dreamland"

Season Seven (Discs 41-46):

- 22 episodes (w/select episode commentaries)

- Deleted scenes (w/optional commentary by Chris Carter)

- "The Truth About Season Seven" 30-minute documentary

- Behind-the-Scenes featurette

- Special effects sequences w/commentary by Paul Rabwin

- Character profiles - A.D. Skinner, Samantha Mulder

- TV spots

- DVD-ROM game "Maitreya 2.0"

Season Eight (Discs 47-52):

- 21 episodes (w/select episode commentaries)

- Deleted scenes (w/optional commentary by Frank Spotnitz and John Shiban)

- "The Truth About Season Eight" 30-minute documentary

- Special effects featurettes w/commentary by Paul Rabwin

- Character profiles - Gibson Praise, John Doggett, Alex Krycek

- TV spots

- DVD-ROM game "Existence"

Season Nine (Discs 53-59):

- 16 episodes including the two-hour series finale (w/select episode commentaries)

- Deleted scenes (w/optional commentary by Frank Spotnitz)

- "The Truth About Season Nine" 30-minute documentary

- "The Making of 'The Truth'" 90-minute documentary

- "Reflections on 'The Truth'" documentary

- "Secrets of The X-Files" / "More Secrets of The X-Files" behind-the-scenes documentaries

- "Tribute to The X-Files" featurette

- Special effects sequences w/commentary by Paul Rabwin

- Character profiles - Monica Reyes, Brad Follmer

- TV spots

- DVD-ROM game "The Truth"

The X-Files feature film (Disc 60):

- Commentary by Chris Carter and Rob Bowman

- "Making of The X-Files Movie" featurette

- Theatrical trailers

Threads of the Mythology featurettes (Disc 61):

- Abduction

- Black Oil

- Colonization

- Super Soldiers

Technical Specs:

- Number of Discs: 61

- Screen Format: 1.33:1 Full Screen (Seasons 1-5) / 1.78:1 Widescreen (Seasons 6-9) / 2.35:1 Widescreen (Feature Film)

- Audio Features: English, French and Spanish Stereo (Seasons 1-4) / English, French and Spanish Dolby Surround (Seasons 5-9) / English 5.1 DTS & Dolby Surround (Feature Film)

- Subtitles: English, French and Spanish (Seasons 1-8) / English & Spanish (Season 9 and Feature Film)

- CC: Yes

Evan Jacobs