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Highlander

Rating:R
Genre:Action/Adventure, SciFi/Fantasy
Release Date:March 7, 1986
Running time:110 minutes
Cast:Christopher Lambert, Roxanne Hart, Clancy Brown, Sean Connery, Beatie Edney
Director:Russell Mulcahy
Producer:Peter S. Davis, William N. Panzer
Writer:Gregory Widen
Distributor:20th Century Fox

Description: Among humans for centuries, an immortal specie existed. Connor MacLeod is a member of this specie. Unaware of his powers, he is unable to explain his revival after his apparent death in a clan-fight in the 15th century. This convinces the superstitious villagers to stone him and drive him out of the village. He then encounters another one of his kind, Ramirez, who indoctrinates him in the ways of the immortals. The only way these "immortals" can die is by having their heads cut off. Given the credo that there can only be one, you can imagine a race where everyone tries to chop everyone else's head off. Of course, in such a race, there'll be factions, and MacLeod and Ramirez are one side battling the forces of evil immortals who want to take over the planet and wreak destruction on it.

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