THE X-CAST continues with host Tony Black looking back at THE X-FILES Season 2 episode 11 – ‘Excelsis Dei’, written by Paul Brown, and directed by Stephen Surjik. Following the violent sexual attack on a nurse by what seems to be some kind of spirit being, Mulder and Scully head for the Excelsis Dei elderly care home after the nurse files a lawsuit against the Federal government, alleging one of the elderly patients raped her. What they find is a conspiracy among the patients to conceal a remarkable truth about how their chronic illnesses are receding, which may be tied to a sinister spiritual force… Joined once again by Failed Critics & Character Unlock podcaster Andrew Brooker, Tony takes a scalpel to what he and Brooker come to believe may be one of the worst X-Files of all time. Brooker also takes on the X-Quiz this week – can he equal his previous top scores? Listen to find out, just remember… trustno1… (DISCRETION ADVISED: this episode features a heavier amount of profanity than usual and discusses some sensitive topics around the subject of sexual assault) EMAIL / ITUNES Next time on The X-Cast… join Tony for the show’s first exclusive interview with a cast member, Max Fenig himself, Scott Bellis…

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