In the year 2025, the ozone layer is believed to have been destroyed. It is up to MacLeod and Rameriz to set things right. Opposition comes from both the planet Ziest (MacLeod and Ramirez's homeworld) and a corporation profiting from the supposed lack of ozone. Also, flashbacks show the story behind MacLeod and Ramirez's exile from Ziest.

  1. Gregory Widen


  2. Russell Mulcahy


  3. Peter Bellwood


  4. Brian Clemens


  5. William N. Panzer


Top Billed Cast

  1. Christophe Lambert

    Christophe Lambert

    Connor 'The Highlander' MacLeod

  2. Sean Connery

    Sean Connery

    Juan Sanchez Villa-Lobos Ramirez

  3. Virginia Madsen

    Virginia Madsen

    Louise Marcus

  4. Michael Ironside

    Michael Ironside

    Gen. Katana

  5. John C. McGinley

    John C. McGinley

    David Blake

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Status Released

Release Information

  • November 1, 1991


    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 31m

Budget $30,000,000.00

Revenue $15,556,340.00



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