Psi Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal

The WORST episodes of Psi Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Psi Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal is a Canadian sci-fi/drama television series which was filmed in and around Toronto, Ontario, Canada, and aired 88 episodes from 1996 to 2000. The presence of Dan Aykroyd opening and closing every episode and emphasizing the legitimacy of the organization it was inspired by led some viewers to take the show somewhat more seriously than intended, though it was in fact a scripted drama.

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Gone Fishing
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4.75
4 votes

#1 - Gone Fishing

Season 4 - Episode 16 - Aired 2/26/2000

Case File # unknown Peter's old friend lures him into the wilderness seeking retribution for past deeds.

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Stone Dream
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5.20
5 votes

#2 - Stone Dream

Season 4 - Episode 22 - Aired 5/20/2000

Case File # unknown Mia Stone experiences precognitive dreams and hallucinations during an investigation.

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Super Sargasso Sea
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5.67
3 votes

#3 - Super Sargasso Sea

Season 4 - Episode 13 - Aired 2/5/2000

Case File # unknown Mysterious sky-falls may be the result of the Super Sargasso Sea theory.

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Nocturnal Cabal
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6.00
3 votes

#4 - Nocturnal Cabal

Season 4 - Episode 10 - Aired 11/28/1999

Case File # unknown Donner and Stone are caught in a sinister plot when they investigate a rave club overrun by zombies.

Directors: Steve DiMarco
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Donor
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6.16
62 votes

#5 - Donor

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired 10/6/1997

Case File #263-202 In a small farming community, the Office of Scientific Investigation and Research investigates the strange mutilation and seemingly ritualistic slaughter of livestock animals.

Directors: Milan Cheylov
Happy Birthday, Matt Praeger
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6.20
5 votes

#6 - Happy Birthday, Matt Praeger

Season 4 - Episode 3 - Aired 10/10/1999

Case File # unknown Matt inadvertently enters an alternate dimension as a contestant on a game show where he must re-examine his life.

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Old Wounds
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6.33
6 votes

#7 - Old Wounds

Season 3 - Episode 15 - Aired 2/21/1999

Case File #392-101 Tessler Industries, a video-game giant, is testing one of its new virtual-reality war games at the Office of Scientific Investigation and Research Central Lab. When a woman is knocked to the floor with a very real head wound, Elsinger calls for the O.S.I.R. team to investigate.

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Tyler/Tim
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6.33
3 votes

#8 - Tyler/Tim

Season 4 - Episode 12 - Aired 1/29/2000

Case File # unknown An autistic boy develops psychokinetic abilities while mourning the death of his twin brother.

Persistence of Vision
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6.50
2 votes

#9 - Persistence of Vision

Season 4 - Episode 14 - Aired 2/12/2000

Case File # unknown A ghost-like image in a photograph might be the link between a serial killer and a real-life angel.

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Inertia
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6.67
3 votes

#10 - Inertia

Season 4 - Episode 9 - Aired 11/21/1999

Case File # unknown Axon must race against time to save the life of an alien grounded in a meteor crash.

Directors: Randy Bradshaw
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Possession / Man Out of Time
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6.69
70 votes

#11 - Possession / Man Out of Time

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 10/5/1996

Case File #67102: ""Possession"" A software designer tells of demons attacking Case File #10103: ""Man Out of Time"" A disoriented man tells of being from the 17th century.

Wendigo
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6.75
4 votes

#12 - Wendigo

Season 4 - Episode 19 - Aired 4/29/2000

Case File # unknown During a search for three missing operatives, the O.S.I.R. uncovers a gruesome situation, cannibalism.

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School of Thought
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6.80
5 votes

#13 - School of Thought

Season 3 - Episode 17 - Aired 4/18/1999

Case File #333-016 The Office of Scientific Investigation and Research team investigates after an auto shop teacher at Royalton Custodial School is crushed against a wall by a car. The ""accident"" could be the work of a student with telekinetic ability.

Directors: John Bell (XI)
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Y2K
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6.80
5 votes

#14 - Y2K

Season 3 - Episode 18 - Aired 4/25/1999

Case File #009-873 Two computer programmers trying to develop a solution to the Y2K problem enter a sealed lab and begin work. Later, they go into convulsions and, with blood pouring from their eyes and ears, fall to the ground dead. The Office of Scientific Investigation and Research team arrives at the lab to investigate.

Directors: Ron Oliver
Pentimento
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6.91
33 votes

#15 - Pentimento

Season 2 - Episode 18 - Aired 4/20/1998

Case File #721-219 When a horrific murder takes place, the Office of Scientific Investigation and Research gets a call to come to a gallery where they find a body strung from the ceiling in the back room, his clothing shredded and his eyes ground into their sockets.

Directors: Vincenzo Natali
Dream House / UFO Encounter
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6.92
77 votes

#16 - Dream House / UFO Encounter

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 9/28/1996

Case File #34112: ""Dream House"" Blaine and Debbie McCallister summon the Office of Scientific Investigation and Research to investigate the cause of numerous strange occurrences at the site of their new home, after their teenage daughter is hospitalized as a result of a poltergeist encounter. Case File #52111: ""UFO Encounter"" Agents from the O.S.I.R. are summoned to a small town to investigate a double alien abduction of two boys and UFO sightings witnessed by many townspeople.

Directors: Allan Kroeker
Valentine
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6.94
34 votes

#17 - Valentine

Season 3 - Episode 14 - Aired 2/14/1999

Case File #443-987 Alone on Valentine's Day, Lindsay Donner visits a neighborhood after-hours club, where she catches the attention of the bartender. Despite the attraction Donner leaves and is called back to the vicinity the following morning when a body is found in the alley.

Directors: Ross Clyde
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The Curse / Angel on a Plane
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6.97
32 votes

#18 - The Curse / Angel on a Plane

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired 1/18/1997

Case File #631136: ""The Curse"" Death strikes archaeologists who uncovered an Egyptian burial chamber Case File #260122: ""Angel on a Plane"" A mysterious woman safely lands a plane hit by lightning.

Bad Dreams
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6.97
33 votes

#19 - Bad Dreams

Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired 2/9/1998

Case File #340-212 After a woman, recovering in her hospital bed from knee surgery, suddenly cries out from a terrifying dream and bleeds spontaneously from deep wounds, the Office of Scientific Investigation and Research arrives to secure the building following the inexplicable occurrence.

Directors: Stephen Williams
The Light
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6.97
34 votes

#20 - The Light

Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired 2/22/1997

Case File #206132: ""The Light"" As wounded Rollins lies near death, his evil doppelganger stalks the Office of Scientific Investigation and Research.

Directors: Milan Cheylov
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The 13th Floor / The Believer
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6.97
34 votes

#21 - The 13th Floor / The Believer

Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired 4/12/1997

Case File #957176: ""The 13th Floor"" A possessed woman takes a horrible vengeance on her philandering husband Case File #284145: ""The Believer"" A kidnapper transmits his extortion demands psychically.

The Fire Within / Fate
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7.00
34 votes

#22 - The Fire Within / Fate

Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired 5/3/1997

Case File #994124: ""The Fire Within"" Spontaneous human combustion Case File #232148: ""Fate"" A teen with psychic powers struggles to understand events leading to his best friend's death.

Directors: Aaron Schuster
Wish I May
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7.00
34 votes

#23 - Wish I May

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired 10/13/1997

Case File #360-203 In swamp country, county doctor calls in the Office of Scientific Investigation and Research to help her find out why a teenager seems to be clinically dead but somehow alive.

Directors: John Bell (XI)
The Warrior
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7.00
33 votes

#24 - The Warrior

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired 11/10/1997

Case File #371-211 When a curator of a museum decapitated by an unknown assailant, the Office of Scientific Investigation and Research starts to investigate.

Directors: Clay Borris
The Night of the Setting Sun
star
7.00
32 votes

#25 - The Night of the Setting Sun

Season 2 - Episode 16 - Aired 3/2/1998

Case File #938-216 A dealer of rare animals breaks into an abandoned factory with an accomplice, who afterwards is pulled back into the complex by some unseen presence.

Directors: E. Jane Thompson