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The Ex-Files 

As Grace (Tembi Locke) finds a way to share her memories with Henry (Joe Morton), the rest of Eureka's citizens face the return of people from the recent - or not so recent - past.


Chris Fisher


Andrew Cosby (creator), Jaime Paglia (creator) | 1 more credit »


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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Colin Ferguson ... Jack Carter
Salli Richardson-Whitfield ... Allison Blake
Joe Morton ... Henry Deacon
Erica Cerra ... Jo Lupo
Neil Grayston ... Douglas Fargo / S.A.R.A.H.
Niall Matter ... Zane Donovan
James Callis ... Dr. Trevor Grant
Jaime Ray Newman ... Tess Fontana
Jordan Danger ... Zoe Carter (as Jordan Hinson)
Tembi Locke ... Grace Monroe
Debrah Farentino ... Beverly Barlowe
Kavan Smith ... Deputy Andy
Chris Gauthier ... Vincent (as Christopher Gauthier)
Barclay Hope ... Gen. Mansfield
Ed Quinn ... Nathan Stark


As Grace (Tembi Locke) finds a way to share her memories with Henry (Joe Morton), the rest of Eureka's citizens face the return of people from the recent - or not so recent - past.

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Release Date:

27 August 2010 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital



Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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Did You Know?


Dr. Grant told Allison that the person he was hallucinating about was a "Tall, legged blonde in a slinky, red dress." This is a reference to the show Battlestar Galactica, in which Callis (the actor who played Grant) played Dr. Gaius Baltar and his hallucination of seeing Number Six (Tricia Helfer) who is a tall, legged blonde, and often wore a red, slinky dress. See more »


After Carter's Jeep is destroyed, it can be seen in the next scene at his house completely intact. See more »


Allison Blake: What about you? You were at the barbeque... you haven't said anything about who you're seeing...
Dr. Trevor Grant: A tall, legged blonde in a slinky red dress.
Allison Blake: Hmm, old girlfriend?
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References The X-Files (1993) See more »


Eureka On My Mind Reprise
Composed by Mark Mothersbaugh
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Past - Present - Future
27 May 2018 | by GunnersMateSee all my reviews

As some of Eureka's time travelers start seeing very personal people they haven't seen in a long while, a new weapon is being tested at Global while some dangerous power-surge anomalies begin occurring. The Ex-Files is a smartly written and delightfully performed episode of Eureka, a well crafted blend of the half-season's story arc, potential espionage, the core characters dealing with their new reality on a very personal basis, and some long-overdue character development. Crisis resolution is both on a civic and fan-friendly character level: every episode of Eureka for the entire series so far plays a role in what Carter, Jo, Allison, Fargo, Henry, and even relative new-be Grant, think, feel, and need to resolve. There are many "it's about time" moments that are remarkably viewer-satisfying while still leaving more to explore in future visits to Eureka. Big episode, bigger punch - not to be missed.

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