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My Struggle III

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Episode Info

The Season 11 premiere picks up after the last event series' cliffhanger with Mulder and Scully learning that they aren't the only ones desperately searching for their long-lost son, William.

Cast

David Duchovny
as Fox Mulder
Gillian Anderson
as Dana Scully
Mitch Pileggi
as Walter Skinner
William B. Davis
as Cigarette Smoking Man
Annabeth Gish
as Monica Reyes
Chris Owen
as Jeffrey Spender
Barbara Hershey
as Erika Price
Robbie Amell
as Agent Miller
Lauren Ambrose
as Agent Einstein
Anjali Jay
as Dr. Joyet
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Critic reviews for My Struggle III

The episode feel like a frenetic example of wheel-spinning.

May 25, 2018 | Full Review…

[The mythology is like] one of those illusory conspiracies out of a Raúl Ruiz or Jacques Rivette film in which the aura of something sinister matters more than the reasons behind the portent.

March 27, 2018 | Full Review…

Because honestly, this episode felt very haphazard.

January 18, 2018 | Full Review…

It is with heavy heart that I inform you that the first episode of the sci-fi drama's Season 11 is like Eddie Van Blundht's version of Mulder: It sounds a lot like the entity we know and love, but really just turns out to be bloated and a little dumb.

January 5, 2018 | Full Review…

It's enough to make you wish the aliens would just come back and end the world already.

January 11, 2018 | Rating: C | Full Review…

There's a glorious insanity to "My Struggle III" that approaches telenovela ridiculousness and climaxes in a series of revelations that challenge the entire arc of the show.

January 11, 2018 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

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