The Post-Modern Prometheus's primary photo

The X-Files

The Post-Modern Prometheus (Season 5, Episode 5)
TV-14
TV Episode | 46 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

in this surreal, comical take on Frankenstein, Mulder and Scully arrive in a small rural town to investigate claims of a monster obsessed with Cher that's sedating and impregnating the local women.
Read more: Plot summary
Writers
Chris Carter (created by) | Tim Minear (executive story editor)
Composer
Cinematographer
Casting Director
Production Designer
Find more TV episodes with Discover Titles.
Status
Edit Released
Updated Nov 30, 1997

Release date
Nov 30, 1997 (United States)

Contacts

Become a member to see contact information for The Post-Modern Prometheus.

Cast

+ Add Cast
23 cast members
Name STARmeter Known for
David Duchovny
Fox Mulder Fox Mulder   See fewer
Top 5000
Gillian Anderson
Dana Scully Dana Scully   See fewer
Top 500
John O'Hurley
Dr. Pollidori Dr. Pollidori   See fewer
Members only
Pattie Tierce
Shaineh Berkowitz Shaineh Berkowitz   See fewer
Members only
Stewart Gale
Izzy Berkowitz Izzy Berkowitz   See fewer
Members only
Members only
Chris Owens
Mutato Mutato   See fewer
Members only
Dana Grahame
Reporter Reporter   See fewer
Members only
Jean-Yves Hammel
Goat Boy Goat Boy   See fewer
Members only
Members only
Lloyd Berry
Old Man Pollidori Old Man Pollidori   See fewer
Members only
Miriam Smith
Elizabeth Pollidori Elizabeth Pollidori   See fewer
Members only
Xantha Radley
Waitress Waitress   See fewer
Members only
C. Ernst Harth
Huge Man Huge Man   See fewer
Members only
Jerry Springer
Jerry Springer Jerry Springer   See fewer
Members only
Vitaly Kravchenko
J.J. (uncredited) J.J. (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Andrew Laurenson
Nerdy Student (uncredited) Nerdy Student (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Earl Maddox
Hazmat Team Member (uncredited) Hazmat Team Member (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Jonathan Palis
Postal Worker (uncredited) Postal Worker (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Geoff Redknap
Puppeteer (uncredited) Puppeteer (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Reginald Colin Rowley
Towns Folk (uncredited) Towns Folk (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Laurie Soper
Towns Folk (uncredited) Towns Folk (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Clarence Sponagle
Concertgoer (uncredited) Concertgoer (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.

MOVIEmeter

Top 500

Become a member to access additional data

Ratings Breakdown

8.6 / 10 | 4,840 votes