‘The X-Files’ episode 2 was gross, creepy and wonderful
“Bad things happen when the birds gather.”
With those words, the The X-Files got its creep back
Sure, the miniseries technically began Sunday night, but its re-premiere was muddled, confusing and, worst of all, boring. That changed Monday night as ravens swarmed to a yard while a scientist heard a shrieking frequency inside his own head, which he quieted by slowly — oh God, so slowly — driving a letter opener into his skull.
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