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Overall C-

Reprising their roles from the successful TV series, Special Agents Fox Mulder (David Duchovny) and Dana Scully (Gillian Anderson) use their skills to investigate another paranormal mystery.

Violence D
Sexual Content C+
Profanity C
Substance Use C+

MPAA Rating: PG-13 The MPAA has rated The X-Files: I Want To Believe PG-13 for violent and disturbing content and thematic material.

Talk to your kids about…

X-Files I Want to Believe

What events from the past drive both Scully and Mulder to pursue the antagonist in this story? How can our former experiences influence current decisions?

One patient accuses Scully of being unable to understand her plight because she is not a mother. How does this woman’s lack of knowledge impact the doctor? How can insufficient information lead to incorrect judgments about another person’s life or choices?

Can negative portrayals of religious figures or other minorities promote misconceptions?