The Highlander A-Z

Your definitive guide to the Highlander TV universe
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ARCHANGEL
Is Duncan losing his mind? It appears dead people - both mortals and beheaded Immortals - are walking in Paris. Or is it part of some higher calling that the Highlander has yet to acknowledge, much less do anything about?

Read full episode synopsis (at Jinnafore's site).

Production Notes
bulletProduction number: 96518-106
bulletOriginal US airdate: 18th May, 1997
bulletWritten by: David Tynan
bulletDirected by: Dennis Berry
bulletGuest Cast: Peter Wingfield (Methos), Valentine Pelka (Kronos), Edward Jewesbury (Jason Landry), Emily Raymond (Alison), Peter Hudson (Horton); Reinhild Steger (Medical Officer), Patrick Gordon (Hermit), Richard Temple (Foster), Michel Scourneau (Cemetary Official), Pierre Rousselle (Detective), Bruno Grimaud (Customs Man)

Flashbacks
bullet1625, Scotland
Witness Duncan's first ever Quickening, foisted on him by a suicidal hermit.

Other Immortals
bulletRichie
bulletMethos
bulletScottish hermit

Trivia
bulletFans of Richie will not like the ending of this episode.
bulletShortly after Duncan's first involuntarily Quickening, he meets Connor - this meeting is chronicled in the movie Highlander: Endgame.

Verdict
A shocking end to season five, although it can be frustrating to watch at times. B

 


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Season Five list
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Seacouver episodes
E1: Prophecy (B)
E2: End of Innocence (B+)
E3: Manhunt (B+)
E4: Glory Days (B)
E5: Dramatic License (A-)
E6: Money No Object (A-)
E7: Haunted (B+)
E8: Little Tin God (A)
E9: The Messenger (A-)
E10: The Valkyrie (B+)
E11: Comes a Horseman (B+)

Paris episodes
E12: Revelations 6:8 (B-)
E13: Ransom of Richard Redstone (C)
E14: Duende (C+)
E15: The Stone of Scone (B)
E16: Forgive Us Our Trespasses (A-)
E17: The Modern Prometheus (B+)
E18: Archangel (B)


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