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Highlander (7-Mar-1986)

Director: Russell Mulcahy

Writers: Peter Bellwood; Larry Ferguson; Gregory Widen

Music Score by: Michael Kamen

Producers: Peter S. Davis; William N. Panzer

Keywords: Fantasy/Action, Immortality, Scotland, New York

Connor MacLeod, a Scottish highlander born 1518, receives a mortal wound in 1536 but survives; his clan casts him out as the work of the devil. Connor is taught by Ramirez, an Egyptian Spaniard with a Scottish accent, of his immortality as well as the fine points of swordfighting. When an immortal decapitates another, his powers are absorbed; when only one is left, and there can be only one, the sole remaining immortal will receive The Prize. Maligned somewhat because of a parade of terrifically bad sequels. Soundtrack by Queen.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Clancy Brown
Actor
5-Jan-1959   Kurgan in Highlander
Sean Connery
Actor
25-Aug-1930   James Bond
Roxanne Hart
Actor
27-Jul-1952   Highlander
Celia Imrie
Actor
15-Jul-1952   Gloria Millington on Kingdom
Christopher Lambert
Actor
29-Mar-1957   Connor MacLeod in Highlander
Jon Polito
Actor
29-Dec-1950   Johnny Caspar in Miller's Crossing

CAST

Starring
Christopher Lambert   ...   Connor MacLeod
Roxanne Hart   ...   Brenda Wyatt
Clancy Brown   ...   Kurgan
and
Sean Connery   ...   Ramirez
Co-Starring
Beatie Edney   ...   Heather
Alan North   ...   Lt. Frank Moran
Jon Polito   ...   Det. Walter Bedsoe
Sheila Gish   ...   Rachel Ellenstein
Hugh Quarshie   ...   Sunda Kastagir
Christopher Malcolm   ...   Kirk Matunas
Peter Diamond   ...   Fasil
Billy Hartman   ...   Dugal MacLeod
James Cosmo   ...   Angus MacLeod
Celia Imrie   ...   Kate
Alistair Findlay   ...   Chief Murdoch
Edward Wiley   ...   Garfield
James McKenna   ...   Fr. Rainey
John Cassady   ...   Kenny
Ian Reddington   ...   Bassett
Sion Tudor Owen   ...   Hotchkiss
Damien Leake   ...   Tony
Gordon Sterne   ...   Dr. Willis Kenderly
Ron Berglas   ...   Archivist
Louis Guss   ...   Newsvendor
Peter Banks   ...   Priest
Ted Maynard   ...   Newscaster
Nicola Ramsey   ...   Rachel as Girl
Waldo Roeg   ...   German Soldier
Anthony Mannino   ...   Boisterous Drunk
Helena Stevens   ...   Old Woman in Car
Frank Dux   ...   Old Man in Car
Prince Howell   ...   Drunk in Hotel
Anthony Fusco   ...   Barman
Ian Tyler   ...   Lab Technician
Corinne Russell   ...   Candy
Buckley Norris   ...   Derelict

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