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Seasons: 3
Episodes: 61
User ratings: 24,969
Average rating: 7.5

Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller

The lives of three young alien/human hybrids with extraordinary gifts in Roswell.

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Liz Parker is an average teenager, until one day she is shot during an altercation at the Crashdown café, where she works. A fellow classmate named Max Evans rushes to her side and miraculously saves her from death. Liz later learns that Max, along with his sister Isabel and their friend Michael Guerin, are not really from around here. To be exact, Max, Isabel and Michael are aliens, who are survivors of the 1947 UFO crash in Roswell, New Mexico. But, Max, Isabel and Micheal's secret is not totally safe, as the local Sheriff, Jim Valenti is beginning to suspect something is amiss.
User ratings: 392
Average rating: 8.3
The Morning After
Liz suspects the new substitute teacher, Ms. Topolsky, is an alien hunter after spying her with Michael's file. Michael steals a key from the Sheriff.
User ratings: 268
Average rating: 7.8
Isabel uses her powers to visit Maria in her dreams after she, Max and Michael begin to fear Maria will not be able to keep their secret.
User ratings: 247
Average rating: 7.8
Leaving Normal
Although Max has decided he must stay away from Liz, he helps her say a final farewell to her comatose grandmother.
User ratings: 242
Average rating: 7.8
Liz panics when her journal, which contains details of how Max used his alien powers to save her life, comes up missing.
User ratings: 225
Average rating: 7.9
285 South
A book entitled "Among Us" leads the gang to a geodesic dome where they discover information that may reveal Max, Isabel and Michael's origins.
User ratings: 250
Average rating: 8.5
River Dog
Isabel finds a pendant which a Native American named River Dog claims an alien gave to the author of "Among Us" back in 1959.
User ratings: 219
Average rating: 7.9
Blood Brother
Alex, who knows nothing about the aliens, is shocked and suspicious when Liz and Isabel say they need a sample of his blood.
User ratings: 217
Average rating: 8.0
Heat Wave
Hormones run high when Roswell is hit with an unusual heat wave. Maria and Michael advance their relationship, Isabel notices Alex, and Liz and Max consider starting a relationship. After a night in jail, Liz must decide whether to tell Alex the truth or risk him going to Valenti.
User ratings: 241
Average rating: 8.3
The Balance
Michael becomes very ill after an encounter with River Dog. Max and Liz have their first date. Alex questions Isabel about their alien side.
User ratings: 213
Average rating: 7.8
The Toy House
When Max uses his powers to save his mother, she begins evaluating him to try and figure out what he is hiding. This causes a fight between Isabel, Michael and Max when Isabel wants to tell her the truth. Kyle is hurt during a basketball game which rekindles his and Liz's friendship.
User ratings: 205
Average rating: 7.6
Into the Woods
The gang uses the Father's Weekend camping trip to search for clues about a recent "sighting".
User ratings: 216
Average rating: 7.9
The Convention
The annual UFO convention has Michael looking for answers while Max's life is in danger from an old friend of Valenti's. Max and Michael struggle with their feelings for Maria and Liz, while Isabel asks for space from Alex.
User ratings: 208
Average rating: 8.0
Blind Date
Liz wins a radio contest for a romantic blind date leading Max and Kyle to get drunk and try to win her back. Isabel and Michael leave a sign for Nacedo. Alex and Maria perform for the first time.
User ratings: 239
Average rating: 8.3
Independence Day
After his foster father becomes physically abusive Michael decides the time has come for him to leave Roswell.
User ratings: 217
Average rating: 8.0
Sexual Healing
Fleeting images that Liz sees whenever she kisses Max lead the couple to a radio tower where they discover an otherworldly metallic orb.
User ratings: 227
Average rating: 8.2
Isabel makes friends with a new girl at school named Tess just as Ms. Topolsky returns with a warning that an alien hunter is tracking down Max.
User ratings: 197
Average rating: 8.2
Tess, Lies and Videotape
Although strangely drawn to Tess, Max finds it hard to trust her - so the gang decides to set up a hidden camera in her house.
User ratings: 194
Average rating: 8.2
Isabel and Michael share a shockingly erotic dream while Tess approaches Max with the promise that she will explain everything to him.
User ratings: 193
Average rating: 7.9
Max to the Max
A mysterious being called Nasedo assumes Max's identity and kidnaps Liz in an attempt to trap the secret government agent chasing him.
User ratings: 197
Average rating: 8.4
The White Room
The gang must work together with Sheriff Valenti, Tess and Nasedo after Max is captured and held at a military base by a special unit of alien hunters.
User ratings: 208
Average rating: 8.6
Even as everyone escapes from the military base Max and Liz realize they are not meant to be together and that Max's destiny lies with Tess.
User ratings: 219
Average rating: 8.7
Skin and Bones
When a geologist discovers the real Agent Pierce's bones in the desert, Valenti must work to protect Michael who is the chief suspect in the alleged homicide. Nasedo, who has been posing as Agent Pierce, returns from DC to help them, but discovers that there are far worse dangers among them. Meanwhile, Liz returns from a summer trip and takes a job in the local Congresswoman's office, a woman who is known to be suspicious of alien activity. Liz helps Max search for information about the mysterious element Cadmium X found in residue left on corpses killed by the aliens. Relationships are strained as the aliens have to decide between their supposed destiny and the way they feel about their human love interests.
User ratings: 196
Average rating: 7.4
Ask Not
The new owner of the Alien Museum arouses suspicion from Max when he sees a device that has alien symbols on it. Max, Michael, and Isabel decide to investigate, although resentment abounds as Max struggles to take a leadership role. Kyle returns home to find Tess residing in his house and that she has discovered secrets about him. While the Congresswoman is dealing with the sudden disappearance of Pierce, Liz commiserates about failed relationships.
User ratings: 193
Average rating: 7.3
A surprise birthday party for Isabel brings everyone together at the Crashdown, but she had already made plans that stun Max and their mom. Liz discovers that Congresswoman Whitaker has been recording her phone conversations. Michael confronts Courtney after finding pictures of her in Whitaker's office. Isabel has visions of Tess pleading for help; against Max's orders, she goes in search of Tess and is confronted by one of the Skins.
User ratings: 188
Average rating: 7.4
Summer of '47
Michael is assigned to talk to a WWII vet (Hal Carver) for history class and hears the story of the crash of the alien craft in 1947. Michael imagines the story with himself and his friends in the roles. The military actions and cover up surrounding the crash is revealed and Michael learns more than he bargained for about his own history and what else might be out there.
User ratings: 212
Average rating: 7.6
The End of the World
Max visits Liz from the future to persuade her to break up with him, which could result in the world being saved.
User ratings: 235
Average rating: 7.9
The teenage aliens travel to the Skins' organization and destroy the husk factory. Skins' leader Nicolas determines to pursue them.
User ratings: 183
Average rating: 7.3
The teenage aliens flee back to Roswell, where they find all the humans gone. They surmise that their disappearance is due to the Skins, who want to isolate the Roswell aliens, making them easier to find. Nicolas leads the Skins in the hunt but is unable to see the royal aliens due to a mind push. Courtney protects the Granilith.
User ratings: 186
Average rating: 7.4
Meet the Dupes
The punk, duplicate aliens from the second set of pods come to Roswell to persuade Max to come away to an interplanetary peace summit in New York.
User ratings: 182
Average rating: 7.2
Max in the City
Max accompanies the duplicates to New York City, where they reveal grave character defects. Rath is inexplicably able to persuade Max that millions will die if he refuses to cave to Kavar and reveal the location of the Granilith. Max comes under fire.
User ratings: 175
Average rating: 7.2
A Roswell Christmas Carol
The Roswell aliens celebrate Christmas with their friends and families.
User ratings: 228
Average rating: 8.0
To Serve and Protect
A law officer arrives in Roswell and questions Sheriff Valenti about a death -- which the sheriff had covered up for Max a year earlier. Simultaneously, Isabel reports to the sheriff a girl that has been buried alive -- but whom Isabel has only seen in her dreams. Valenti's job is jeopardized when he pursues Isabel's lead.
User ratings: 166
Average rating: 7.2
We Are Family
Sheriff Valenti is suspended from his job after the incident with the girl who was buried alive. Isabel can't stop thinking about her and when she disappears from the hospital, the FBI gets involved in the search and Valenti is temporarily reinstated to help. When the teens keep showing up, suspicions mount concerning his relationship with the youth and his job is threatened. Alex returns from a trip to Sweden and his experience makes Liz think about traveling the world while Sean continues to pursue Liz.
User ratings: 170
Average rating: 7.1
Disturbing Behavior
Laurie breaks away from custody and reluctantly goes with Maria and Michael. They end up at her grandfather's house in Tucson where her aunt and uncle show her very little love. Meanwhile, Max enlists Liz's help to investigate the blue crystal that Michael found at Laurie's burial site. Valenti grows even more suspicious of Sorenson when he attacks Valenti in a momentary fit of rage. Valenti convinces FBI Agent Duff to investigate Sorenson further and she discovers an interesting pattern in his travel.
User ratings: 168
Average rating: 7.3
How the Other Half Lives
Maria and Michael investigate Laurie's situation and find that the house really belongs to her, but her aunt and uncle paid to have her declared insane. Michael discovers the manner in which he is related to Laurie. Brody's body is possessed again and Max, Isabel, Tess, and Liz learn about the parasitic nature of the blue crystals and why they infected Laurie, but not all human beings. They enlist Alex and Kyle to help them search for the hive so they can stop the deadly spread of the parasite.
User ratings: 163
Average rating: 7.4
Viva Las Vegas
Michael feels like the $50,000 payoff from Laurie's aunt and uncle is haunting him and decides a trip to Las Vegas is in order. The whole gang ends up going, but Michael's special guy's vacation hits the rocks when he and Max argue after being arrested in the casino. The trip brings back memories for Liz of when future Max revealed they had eloped in Vegas at age 19.
User ratings: 185
Average rating: 7.3
Heart of Mine
The prom is approaching fast and our Roswellian friends are extremely excited, each looking forward to it for different reasons. Liz is going to ask Max to go with her, but her night ends very differently to the way she hoped it would. Maria wants Michael to go with her, but suspects he's having an affair. Kyle finally decides to tell Tess how he feels about her, only to discover that he was confused about his own feelings. Isabel finally 'sees' Alex.
User ratings: 177
Average rating: 7.2
Cry Your Name
When one of their closest friends die in suspicious circumstances, each character deals with it differently. Liz is in denial, refusing to believe that her friend would commit suicide; Maria falls apart, leaning on a surprisingly caring Michael for support; Isabel believes her friend's death was her fault; Kyle tries to stay strong and Max finds himself jealous that Sean is there for Liz when he can't be. Liz makes an accusation that could ultimately crush her relationship with not only Max, but the entire pod squad.
User ratings: 209
Average rating: 7.9
It's Too Late and It's Too Bad
While Liz is obsessed with investigating Alex's accident, but when she enlists Sean's help to break into the school for evidence, they are caught which causes problems for Sean. Liz finds that something isn't right about Alex's trip to Sweden. Isabel continues to talk about going to college in San Francisco, but both Max and Michael tell her she can't go. Maria has trouble dealing with the loss, Liz's obsession, and Michael's sudden caring nature. Max continues to deny it could be alien involvement that caused Alex's accident.
User ratings: 170
Average rating: 7.4
Baby, It's You
Liz continues to pursue her theory that Alex's accident was caused by an alien. Maria joins her investigation when they discover that Alex was at the University of New Mexico in Las Cruces instead of in Sweden. So Liz and Maria head to the University to find out what Alex was doing there and Michael follows them. After an intimate night together, Tess tells Max she's pregnant and forces him to consider their future.
User ratings: 168
Average rating: 7.3
Off the Menu
In events that are supposed to have taken place before the last several episodes (pre-prom), Brody remembers being controlled by the alien Larek and holds Max, Tess, Maria, Sean, and Maria's mom hostage at the UFO center. He demands to be told why he has been abducted and lied to.
User ratings: 167
Average rating: 7.2
The Departure
Max, Michael, Isabel, and Tess prepare to return to their home planet using the granolith and the directions from the book that Alex translated. They find that saying goodbye is not an easy thing to do. Max and Liz discover that the university student they believed to be an alien is not and therefore couldn't have been Alex's killer. Kyle and Maria's mom start to remember things that Tess had mind warped them to forget.
User ratings: 196
Average rating: 8.0
Liz and Max get caught while apparently robbing a quick stop that happens to have a government storage facility with a space ship underneath it. The past three months are reviewed in flashbacks explaining how and why they have gotten to this point. Max's charges are dropped, but Liz is held because she was allegedly holding a gun. Meanwhile, Isabel has a new haircut and a new boyfriend - a secret one who works for her father.
User ratings: 188
Average rating: 7.3
Michael, the Guys, and the Great Snapple Caper
Michael decides to take a night security job at a medical company to make some extra money. He isn't fond of the boring uniform or hours, so he endeavors to lighten things up a bit, but manages to get himself and all his co-workers fired. He hatches a plan to get their jobs back, but it just may involve some illegal activities. Liz's father has forbidden her to see Max, but they covertly continue to meet. Kyle discovers Isabel's secret boyfriend when he happens upon them at a convenience store.
User ratings: 178
Average rating: 7.0
Significant Others
Isabel struggles as her relationship with Jesse becomes more serious. She continues to see and talk to Alex about what's going on in her life. Michael and Max insist she not tell Jesse about their origins. Liz's dad holds his stance on her not seeing Max, but she continues to rebel and they argue. Michael enjoys the company of his new co-workers at the expense of time with Maria.
User ratings: 168
Average rating: 7.1
Secrets and Lies
Max heads to Los Angeles to try to locate the second shape-shifter to find out how to contact his son. Back in Roswell, Kyle and Liz discover information about a murder that the shape-shifter may have committed in 1959. Kyle's grandfather, sheriff at the time, believed it was an alien who killed the actress, but was ridiculed.
User ratings: 164
Average rating: 7.0
Max strikes out alone for Los Angeles in search of the second shape-shifter, inadvertently discovering that he, the shape-shifter, is programmed to be a slave over whom Max has absolute control. With his unwilling help, Max attempts to use the saucer to return to Antar to contact his son.
User ratings: 156
Average rating: 6.9
To Have and to Hold
Kivar, in human form, voluptuously inhabits Isabel's dreams and attends the wedding.
User ratings: 161
Average rating: 7.0
Kivar shows up in the form of Denny, a missing Roswellian, and causes galactic problems for the honeymooners.
User ratings: 162
Average rating: 7.1
Behind the Music
Guitar-playing Billy, an old friend and flame of Maria's, shows up and causes havoc between her and Michael.
User ratings: 167
Average rating: 7.2
Samuel Rising
A young autistic boy approaches Max at the Crash Down and speaks to him. Max believes it may be his son trying to communicate through the boy. Jesse is not impressed by Isabel's hectic holiday schedule and tries to get her to relax. Michael takes on the role of Santa to be close to Maria, who is volunteering as an elf with Liz.
User ratings: 175
Average rating: 7.3
A Tale of Two Parties
While Max, Michael, and Maria go in search of a secret New Year's Eve party in the desert, Liz is stuck at the Crash Down with her dad facilitating a party for residents of a retirement home. With Jesse stranded at an airport in Houston, Isabel decides to help Kyle find a girlfriend. Liz's dad talks to Valenti about Max.
User ratings: 181
Average rating: 7.6
I Married an Alien
Eric, an old frat friend of Jesse's and an investigative reporter, comes to Roswell, needing a big story to save his job, eventually settling on Isabel, Max, and Michael as "the Roswell Aliens".
User ratings: 192
Average rating: 7.3
Liz seems to be going through some... Changes. Developing alien powers wasn't something she expected, but it's definitely happening. Michael thinks that Liz might be dying and Max is determined to save her. Kyle worries that this will eventually happen to him as Max saved his life as well. Meanwhile Maria gets a chance at a record deal and is completely oblivious to what her best friend is going through.
User ratings: 171
Average rating: 7.3
Maria is off to NYC to pursue her music career, but begins to question what they are asking her to do. Liz heads to a boarding school in New England to get away from Max and seems to be healed from whatever was ailing her back in Roswell. One of the other security guards is killed at the biomedical plant where Michael works and he enlists Valenti to help him find out what happened, but discovers they have been studying him and may know he's an alien.
User ratings: 167
Average rating: 7.5
Chant Down Babylon
As the group tries to save Isabel's life after she is shot, Jesse discovers the truth, and Max's mind begins to resurface in the evil Clayton Wheeler's body.
User ratings: 181
Average rating: 7.5
Who Died and Made You King?
Michael realizes that he became the leader when Max died and begins to take matters into his own hands, rebelling against the resurrected Max. Jesse is having a hard time dealing with the news that his wife is an alien. Michael fears Jesse is telling his therapist too much so he threatens the therapist, who alerts the FBI causing big problems for the whole group.
User ratings: 161
Average rating: 7.3
Michael witnesses an Air Force plane crash into a UFO in the desert. The Air Force reports that the pilot died, but Michael searches for him, helping the pilot's daughter to learn the truth. While Jesse is out of town with her father, Isabel spends time with her mother. Both are interrogated about their lives by her parents.
User ratings: 168
Average rating: 7.4
Four Aliens and a Baby
The scientists studying the crashed UFO discover a baby inside, but to protect the baby, the other passenger kills them all and takes the baby on the run. Just as their parents are confronting them with a video of Isabel using her alien powers, Max hears an intruder and goes to the kitchen to find Tess holding the baby. There is little time to explain to their parents as they need to get out before the Air Force comes into the house searching for the alien. So now the group of friends must decide what to do with Tess as several of them want her to pay for Alex's death, but others aren't comfortable killing her. They must also trust that Isabel and Max's parents will not betray them to the government agents in pursuit.
User ratings: 186
Average rating: 7.6
Liz has a premonition where she, Max, Michael and Isabel are all viciously murdered. Thinking that this event will take place in two weeks the group decide they must leave Roswell one by one right after graduation to save themselves and everyone they love. They find out only too late that their deaths, in actual fact, occur during graduation (which they are all attending at the time of realization).
User ratings: 257
Average rating: 8.1
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