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

MANHUNT
Remember Carl Robinson (see B9, Run for Your Life)? Less than three years after resurrecting his life as a Major League baseball player, and he's forced on the run again. This time, someone witnessed him kill another Immortal atop the baseball stadium, and now Immortal law man Matthew McCormick is after him.

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

Production Notes
bulletProduction number: 96503-91
bulletOriginal US airdate: 14th October, 1996
bulletWritten by: David Tynan
bulletDirected by: Peter Ellis
bulletGuest Cast: Bruce A. Young (Carl Robinson), Eric McCormack (Matthew McCormick), Eric Keenleyside (Trey Franks); Stephen Dimopoulos (Seth Hobart), Aaron Pearl (Corman), Jim Leard (Detective Frayne), Chris Villarruel (Fan), Rhys Williams (Talbot), Kevin Hansen (Clayton Hobart), Jo Bates (Glenda) 

Flashbacks
bullet1859, Louisiana, USA
Carl becomes Immortal and is taken in by Matthew McCormick who teaches him about The Game and how to survive.
bullet1926, Louisiana, USA
Carl and Duncan's first meeting is showed again (originally screened in B9, 'Run for Your Life').

Other Immortals
bulletCarl Robinson
bulletMatthew McCormick
bulletCorman

Trivia
bulletThis is Bruce Young's second appearance as Carl Robinson in Highlander: The Series.
bulletEric McCormack has since gone on to major fame as the eponymous Will in Will and Grace. A personal highlight is his starring role in Free Enterprise opposite William Shatner. Check out his official site here.

Verdict
It's great to dip into another Immortal's history for a change - all the flashbacks chronicle Carl's early Immortal life, but the present-day scenes are less compulsive viewing. 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)


  Text copyright 2007 Nick Peers, Images copyright Panzer/Davis