Highlander: The Series: Season 2
Starz / Anchor Bay (1993)
TV Series  /  Action, Adventure, Fantasy, TV Classics
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17 hr 40 mins Canada / English
DVD  Region 1   NR (Not Rated)
Adrian Paul Duncan MacLeod
Stan Kirsch Richie Ryan
Alexandra Vandernoot Tessa Noel
Director
Dennis Berry
Producer Ken Gord
Writer David Tynan
Musician Roger Bellon


Inspired by the film of the same name, this follows the life of Duncan MacLeod, clansman of Connor. Here in the modern day, Duncan must fend off old foes and make new friends. Some of the people of his past are still around, some are long dead, and some don't yet know their end is near. Duncan must choose his alliances carefully, because around every corner there is someone looking to take the head of the "Highlander."
Episodes
Disc 01
 1 hr 0 mins    10/2/1993  1.  The Watchers
Still grieving over Darius' death, Duncan tries to elicit the meaning of the numbers Darius left him. He meets Joe and learns about the Watchers, who record the facts about Immortals but never interfere. Joe insists the Watchers would never have killed Darius. Duncan recognizes Horton as his attempted killer, and their conflict pulls Joe between them.
Director:  Clay Borris  Writer:  Marie-Chantal Droney 
Guest starring:  Cameron Bancroft, Kehli O'Byrne, Douglas Arthurs, Brad Loree, Ajay Karah
 1 hr 0 mins    10/9/1993  2.  Studies in Light
Duncan, Tessa, and Richie attend a photographic exhibit featuring Immortal Gregor, and Duncan discovers that the other exhibitor is someone he loved decades earlier, who had sent him away in order to focus on her work. She recognizes him, but he doesn't know how to tell her that he is the same man she loved. Meanwhile, Gregor appears to have changed since Duncan knew him, as he appears to have become disillusioned and can no longer feel emotion.
Director:  Peter Ellis  Writer:  Naomi Jansen 
Guest starring:  J. H. Wyman, Sheila Moore, Gillian Carfra, Shane Kelly, Dwight McFee, Patti Allan, Mikal Dughi, Cayde Ritchie
 1 hr 0 mins    10/16/1993  3.  Turnabout
Duncan takes on Charlie DeSalvo to prove he's good enough at martial arts to work out at the dojo. Dawson tells Duncan that Quenten Barnes is free and killing mortals, but Duncan refuses to get involved. Then Duncan's old friend Michael Moore turns up, determined to take Barnes' head. In flashback, Michael was unable to save his mortal girlfriend Jeanette. Barnes beats Duncan to the priest who attended his execution, as Duncan tries frantically to prevent more killings.
Director:  Clay Borris  Writer:  David Tynan 
Guest starring:  Geraint Wyn Davies, John Tierney, Alan Robertson, Gaetana Korbin, Brittaney Edgell, Ian Alden
Disc 02
 1 hr 0 mins    10/23/1993  4.  The Darkness
Duncan proposes marriage to Tessa, but can he escape a long-ago curse as well as an Immortal who uses her as bait?
Director:  Paolo Barzman  Writer:  Christian Bouveron  / Lawrence Shore 
Guest starring:  Andrew Jackson, Traci Lords, Frank C. Turner, Lisa Vultaggio, Richard Lautsch, Kendall Cross, Travis MacDonald, Adrian Hughes
 1 hr 0 mins    10/30/1993  5.  Eye for an Eye
When Richie interferes with Immortal Annie Devlin and her IRA gang, she vows revenge. Meanwhile, Duncan starts teaching Richie. In flashback, Duncan rescues Annie from a massacre but refuses to help her crusade.
Director:  Dennis Berry  Writer:  Elizabeth Baxter  / Martin Brossolet 
Guest starring:  Sheena Easton, Andrew Kavadas,  Callum Keith Rennie, Eric Schneider, Kris Keller, Brian Furlong, Terry Arrowsmith
 1 hr 0 mins    11/6/1993  6.  The Zone
Charlie alerts Duncan to a mysterious man who may be able to reduce violence in "the Zone," a dangerous slum neighborhood.
Director:  Clay Borris  Writer:  Peter Mohan 
Guest starring:  Santino Buda, Sandra P. Grant, Alphonso Quijada, Leam Blackwood, Ken Camroux, Tom Heaton, Brian McGugan, Lorena Gale,  Michael Shanks
Disc 03
 1 hr 0 mins    11/13/1993  7.  The Return of Amanda
Amanda shows up at the dojo with a suspicious offer of friendship. Then Duncan helps Amanda escape from two attackers that she insists she doesn't know. In flashback to 1930s Germany, Duncan is trying to help a scientist escape when Amanda attaches herself to him to get away from police chasing her. In modern day, Duncan tells Amanda about the Watchers but they discover the men chasing her are FBI.
Director:  Dennis Berry  / Guy Mullaly  Writer:  Dave Tynan 
Guest starring:  Don S. DavisRobert Wisden, Jano Frandsen, Michael Puttonen, Mithcell Kosterman, Ewan Sudsy Clark, Joe Maffei, Curtis Bechdholt
 1 hr 0 mins    11/20/1993  8.  Revenge of the Sword
Duncan allows the dojo to be used for a karate movie starring Jimmy, a former student of Charlie's. When one of the stunt men is poisoned, Duncan and Charlie think someone may be trying to kill Jimmy and suspect the Tong are involved.
Director:  Clay Borris  Writer:  Aubrey Solomon 
Guest starring:  Dustin Nguyen, Debbie Podowski,  Robert Ito, Frank Crudele, Johnny Mah, Vernon Rieta, Jai West,  Mina E. Mina
 1 hr 0 mins    11/27/1993  9.  Run for Your Life
Duncan saved Immortal Carl Robinson from lynching in 1926 Louisiana. Carl became a famous colored league baseball star with aspirations of becoming a politician, but he has since become disillusioned after seeing years of racism and corruption. He now lives on the streets and steals to get by. When he steals Charlie's car to get away from drug dealers after stealing their money, Duncan tries to help him overcome his longstanding hatred of and distrust for whites, and he helps him deal with a racist cop who is after him.
Director:  Dennis Berry  Writer:  Naomi Janzen 
Guest starring:  Bruce A. Young, Geza Kovacs, Roman Podhora, Biski Gugushe, Dee Jay Jackson, Mark Acheson, Bill Mackenzie, John Destry, Susan McLennan, Adrian Holmes, Mark Poyser
Disc 04
 1 hr 0 mins    12/4/1993  10.  Epitaph for Tommy
Immortal Anthony Galen attacks Duncan in a deserted amusement park. Losing, he tries to escape and hits mortal Tommy Bannon with his car, killing him. Duncan feels guilty over Tommy's death and tries to console his mother. In flashback, the fiancé of Duncan's current bed partner challenges him to a duel, but accidentally stabs the girl instead. Tommy's mother asks Duncan if Tommy's death was really an accident, telling him that Tommy was an investigative reporter and he had been scared of something. Duncan decides to find the connection between Tommy and Galen.
Director:  Dennis Berry  Writer:  Philip John Taylor 
Guest starring:  Roddy Piper, Andrea Roth, Ken Camroux, Jan D'Arcy, Robert Collins, Gabrielle Miller, Nicholas Harrison, Bill Dow, Paul McLean, Patricia Dahlquist, Jane Sowerby
 1 hr 0 mins    2/5/1994  11.  The Fighter
Duncan's old friend Tommy Sullivan wants Duncan to buy a piece of his fighter George, and help him win pretty Iris.
Director:  Peter Ellis  Writer:  Morrie Ruvinsky 
Guest starring:  Tom McBeath, Cali Timmins, Bruce Weitz, Wren Robertz,  Nicholas Lea, Russell Roberts, Charles Payne, Topaze Hasfal-Schou, Ken Roberts
 1 hr 0 mins    2/12/1994  12.  Under Color of Authority
Richie rescues a young woman being chased by Immortal Mako. In flashback, Mako shows up to capture Tim, a friend of Duncan's. Is she innocent or is she using Richie?
Director:  Clay Borris  Writer:  Peter Mohan 
Guest starring:  Gregory Smith,  Jonathan Banks, Deanna Milligan, Lochlyn Munro, Howard Storey
Disc 05
 1 hr 0 mins    1/29/1994  13.  Bless the Child
While camping in the woods Duncan and Charlie help a frightened young woman and her baby flee from an abusive father-in-law.
Director:  Clay Borris  Writer:  Elizabeth Baxter  / Martin Brossollet 
Guest starring:  Michelle Thrush, Carolyn Dunn,  Ed Lauter, Doug Abrahams, Dean Wray, Johanna Wright, Jon Cuthbert
 1 hr 0 mins    2/19/1994  14.  Unholy Alliance (1)
Immortal Xavier St. Cloud has mortals shoot his Immortal opponents so he can take their heads. Joe tells Duncan about the killings to warn him, and soon St. Cloud and his henchmen show up at the dojo. Duncan discovers the supposedly-dead Horton is working with St. Cloud, and Joe knew that Horton was alive. Meanwhile, an army intelligence officer named Renee Delaney gets involved while she is investigating one of the men working with St. Cloud.
Director:  Peter Ellis  Writer:  David Tynan 
Guest starring:  Beverley Elliott, Stacey Travis, Alexandra Stewart, Terry Barclay, Roark Critchlow, Judith Maxie, J. B. Bivens, Philippe Agael, Gerard Smurthwaite, Franck Dubosc, Steven Hilton, Roland Gift
 1 hr 0 mins    2/26/1994  15.  Unholy Alliance (2)
Renee and Duncan are attracted to each other but both are more interested in finding their quarry. Charlie recovers in the hospital from his gunshot wounds. Joe is torn between his loyalty to family and his friendship for Duncan. Nevertheless, he decides to tell Duncan where Horton and St. Cloud are hiding. Duncan confronts them, but they flee to Paris and Duncan and Renee follow them.
Director:  Peter Ellis  Writer:  David Tynan 
Guest starring:  Stacey Travis, Alexandra Stewart, Denis Fouqueray, Pierre Lacan, Manuel Bonnet, France Anglade, Jean-François Pages, William Cagnard, Roland Gift
Disc 06
 1 hr 0 mins    3/5/1994  16.  The Vampire
A friend of Duncan's is murdered in his pool. After his wake, Duncan notices an immortal named Nicholas Ward, who had once killed several people Duncan knew, arranging his victims to look like a vampire was responsible.
Director:  Dennis Berry  Writer:  J.P. Couture 
Guest starring:  Jeremy Brudenell, Trevor Peacock,  Denis Lill, Nathalie Presles, Tonya Kinziger, Jack Galloway, Peter Vizard, Claire Keim, Michel Feller, Nigel Nevinson, Chrystelle LaBaude
 1 hr 0 mins    3/12/1994  17.  Warmonger
Security advisor Immortal Arthur Drake kills his President just before the signing of a peace treaty. Journalist Beth Vaughan is suspicious of Drake's claim that a sex partner did the murder. Duncan keeps Eli from shooting Drake at the ballet, and Eli tells Duncan how Drake killed his family. Between Eli and Beth, Duncan is drawn into taking Drake down.
Director:  Bruno Gantillon  Writer:  Christian Bouveron  / Lawrence Shore 
Guest starring:  Angeline Ball, Tom Watson, Alexandre Klimenko, André Oumansky, Jerzy Rogulski, Daniel Breton, Frederic Witta, Anna Miasedova, Julie Du Page, Dominique Hulin, Chinko Rafique, Michael Modo,  Peter Firth
 1 hr 0 mins    4/30/1994  18.  Pharaoh's Daughter
Duncan interrupts the attempted theft of an Egyptian sarcophagus. Inside, he finds Nefertiri. As Duncan helps her adjust to modern life, they cross paths with Marcus Constantine, who she resents for his part in the Roman domination of Egypt.
Director:  Dennis Berry  Writer:  Elizabeth Baxter  / Maaartin Brossollet 
Guest starring:  Nia Peeples,  James Faulkner, Jerry Di Giacomo, Diane Bellego
Disc 07
 1 hr 0 mins    5/7/1994  19.  Legacy
Immortal Luther kills Immortal Rebecca by holding her husband hostage. Amanda, who was once taught by Rebecca, visits Duncan to grieve. They learn that Luther believes in a myth which states that the bearer of a magical crystal will be invincible. Realizing that Luther is trying to reassemble the crystal, which Rebecca had separated and given to her disciples, they try to stop him - but not necessarily together. In flashback to 850 AD, Rebecca rescues newly-Immortal Amanda from being burned with other plague victims and teaches her to be Immortal. In flashback to 1635, naive Duncan encounters his first fighting Immortal women, Rebecca and Amanda.
Director:  Paolo Brazman  Writer:  David Tynan 
Guest starring:  Emile Abossolo M`bo, Nadia Cameron, James Smillie, Pierre Martot, Roger Bret, Joseph Rezwin, Louise Vincent, Alan Brandon, Bernard Herve, Guy Dhers, Michael Modo
 1 hr 0 mins    5/14/1994  20.  Prodigal Son
Someone is following Richie, killing mortals and making it look like Richie did it, so he goes to Duncan in Paris for help.
Director:  Dennis Berry  Writer:  Christian Bouveron  / Lawrence Shore 
Guest starring:  Michael Siberry, Valerie Steffen, Nicholas Chagrin, Michelle Seeberger, Clé­¥nt Harari, Blake Dawson, Xavier Jaillard
 1 hr 0 mins    5/21/1994  21.  Counterfeit (1)
Horton, an old mortal enemy, puts a criminal through plastic surgery to make her look like Tessa.
Director:  Paolo Barzman  / David Tynan  Writer:  Brad Wright 
Guest starring:  Martin Cummins, Meilani Paul, Peter Rutherford,  Godfrey James, Roger Bizley, Bruno Raffaelli, Jean-Paul Solal, Less Clack, Dominique Jephcott, Hugues Profy, Roger Bret, Robert Hewett, Abraham Ferguson, Vivienne Avramoff
 1 hr 0 mins    5/28/1994  22.  Counterfeit (2)
False Tessa sets Duncan up for the final death.
Director:  Paolo Barzman  Writer:  David Tynan 
Guest starring:  Alexandra Vandernoot
Edition Details
Edition Season 2
Series Highlander
Distributor Starz / Anchor Bay
Release Date 7/29/2003
Packaging Custom Case
Screen Ratio Fullscreen (4:3)
Audio Tracks Dolby Digital 5.1 [English]
Layers Single Side, Single Layer
No. of Discs/Tapes 8

Features
Disc 01 Adrian Paul Audio and Video Commentary Recently Discovered Lost Scenes Producer and Writer Interviews Character Profiles Watcher Chronicles Scripts Photo Gallery
Disc 08 Adrian Paul Audio and Video Commentary
Recently Discovered Lost Scenes
Producer and Writer Interviews
Character Profiles
Watcher Chronicles
Scripts
Photo Gallery
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