The Highlander A-Z

Your definitive guide to the Highlander TV universe
  Season one (A1-A22) Season two (B1-B22) Season three (C1-C22) Season four (D1-D22) Season five (E1-E18) Season six (F1-F13) The Raven (R1-R22) Highlander: Endgame

THEY ALSO SERVE
Michael Christian is a young, inexperienced Immortal in that he's only been one for 20-odd years. However, in recent times he's started taking a lot of heads and questions are being asked about his ability to defeat Immortals supposedly more experienced and powerful than he is. When an old flame of Mac's is added to his growing list, Joe Dawson becomes increasingly suspicious...

Production Notes
bulletProduction number: 94312-56
bulletOriginal US airdate: 6th February, 1995
bulletWritten by: Paolo Barzman
bulletDirected by: Lawrence Shore
bulletGuest Cast: Mary Woronov (Rita Luce), Michael Anderson Jr. (Ian Bancroft), Barry Pepper (Michael Christian), Vivian Wu (May-Ling Shen); Marc Baur (Mike), Oliver Becker (Justin), Lorraine Landry (Maureen), Mina E. Mina (Kahn)

Flashbacks
bullet1780, Mongolia
Duncan learns the martial arts from May-Ling, once he gets over the fact that she's a woman (shades of Roger Moore a la Moonraker, perchance?).

Other Immortals
bulletRichie
bulletMay-Ling Shien
bulletMichael Christian

Trivia
bulletTo find out more about Mary Woronov, check out her official Web site here.
bulletBarry Pepper starred in the sci-fi movie Battlefield Earth alongside John Travolta, and has carved out a career as a supporting actor in the movies after breaking into TV with guest roles including Sliders.
bulletVivian Wu's first major role was in the excellent film The Last Emperor.
bulletTamara Gorski's TV credits includes a stint as Morrigan for six episodes during the fifth season of Hercules: The Legendary Journeys.

Verdict
An absolute cracker. Everything, from the flashback to the inner workings of the Watchers is satisfyingly executed. A must-see story. A

 


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Seacouver episodes
C1: The Samurai (B+)
C2: Line of Fire (C)
C3: The Revolutionary (C+)
C4: The Cross of St Antoine (A-)
C5: Rite of Passage (B-)
C6: Courage (B+)
C7: The Lamb (A-)
C8: Obsession (B+)
C9: Shadows (C+)
C10: Blackmail (B-)
C11: Vendetta (C+)
C12: They Also Serve (A)
C13: Blind Faith (B+)
C14: Song of the Executioner (A-)

Paris episodes
C15: Star-Crossed (B+)
C16: Methos (B+)
C17: Take Back The Night (B)
C18: Testimony (B)
C19: Mortal Sins (B)
C20: Reasonable Doubt (B)
C21: Finale (I) (B+)
C22: Finale (II) (A)


  Text copyright 2007 Nick Peers, Images copyright Panzer/Davis