Highlander

1986, R, 111 min. Directed by Russell Mulcahy. Starring Christopher Lambert, Clancy Brown, Roxanne Hart, Sean Connery.

REVIEWED By Marjorie Baumgarten, Thu., June 22, 2000

Highlander

This story of an immortal being has a cult following that spawned a couple of sequels. Sean Connery plays a Scottish Yoda to Lambert’s immortal hero; director Mulcahy runs wild with the camera.

A note to readers: Bold and uncensored, The Austin Chronicle has been Austin’s independent news source for almost 40 years, expressing the community’s political and environmental concerns and supporting its active cultural scene. Now more than ever, we need your support to continue supplying Austin with independent, free press. If real news is important to you, please consider making a donation of $5, $10 or whatever you can afford, to help keep our journalism on stands.

Support the Chronicle  

READ MORE
More Russell Mulcahy Films
In Like Flynn
The dangerous true legend of Errol Flynn's raucous early life

Jan. 25, 2019

Resident Evil: Extinction
Milla Jovovich continues to fight zombies and the apocalypse.

Marc Savlov, Sept. 28, 2007

More by Marjorie Baumgarten
Stardust
Bowie before he became Ziggy in this less-than-glittering docudrama

Nov. 27, 2020

Sound Unseen Review: <i>Stardust</i>
Sound Unseen Review: Stardust
The birth of Bowie the icon retold with more glimmer than glitter

Nov. 16, 2020

KEYWORDS FOR THIS FILM

Highlander, Russell Mulcahy, Christopher Lambert, Clancy Brown, Roxanne Hart, Sean Connery

MORE IN THE ARCHIVES
NEWSLETTERS
One click gets you all the newsletters listed below

Breaking news, arts coverage, and daily events

Can't keep up with happenings around town? We can help.

Austin's queerest news and events

New recipes and food news delivered Mondays

All questions answered (satisfaction not guaranteed)

Information is power. Support the free press, so we can support Austin.   Support the Chronicle