Blood of Kings: A Highlander Podcast Episode 28: The Sorcerer’s Final Dimension Commentary!

February 21, 2017
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In Episode 27: The Movie with Two Names?…Kevin and Norm took a very deep dive back into Highlander 3: The Final Dimension;  the SECOND sequel to the cult 1986 classic. BRAND NEW Highlander director Andy Morahan tried very hard to re-capture many of the touchstones that made the first movie the cult phenomenon that it remains to this day with a very valiant directorial effort. However, in the final analysis, the overall connective tissue feels nothing more than a forced redirection to get the franchise back on track from it’s unfortunate de-railing in Highlander 2 - the THEATRICAL cut.
 
Join your Blood of Kings co-hosts as they have created a full commentary review for you and re-discover how certain parts of the film actually DO really propel the lore forward, moments of the film that were deliberately created to disavow Highlander 2: The Quickening, how certain signature moments were truly a blatant rip-off of 1986 and even raise a few very important canonical issues that challenge the overall canon of Highlander - specifically the rule of Holy Ground. And keep your eyes peeled for the GREATEST WEAPON CAMEO IN HIGHLANDER!!!
 
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Blood of Kings: A Highlander Podcast Episode 27: The Movie with Two Names?

February 13, 2017
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Highlander 3: The Final Dimension was a very valiant theatrical effort. It tried very hard to re-capture many of the touchstones that made the first movie the cult phenomenon that it remains to this day. It even succeeded in creating some interesting extensions to the established canon.

It does have some very strong and signature HIGHLANDER moments, but in our opinion, it’s the overall connective tissue that really strains the Highlander audience’s ability to reconcile this as nothing more than trying TOO HARD to redirect the franchise from what was the de-railing years before in Highlander 2 - the theatrical edition.

Join Kevin and Norm as they rediscover Highlander 3: The Final Dimension and delve deeply into the subject matter of the film. From the perspective of a fresh re-watch, Kevin and Norm discover how certain parts of the film really work and propel the lore forward, moments of the film that were deliberately created to disavow Highlander 2: The Quickening, how certain signature moments were truly a blatant rip-off of 1986 and even raise a few very important canonical issues that challenge the overall canon of Highlander - specifically the rule of Holy Ground.

Oh and yes...if there is one thing that is consistent about Highlander 1 through 3...it's that iron pipes make all the difference in surviving the game!

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Blood of Kings: A Highlander Podcast: Episode 26: There Can Be Only…QUENTIN?

February 2, 2017
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Seven hundred years after the great catastrophe, post-apocalyptic Earth is ruled by the evil Kortan. But now there has arisen a new champion, a young immortal who will fulfill the ancient prophecy and bring peace to the Earth: His name is Quentin MacLeod and HE is the HIGHLANDER...

WHAT? Waitaminute WHAT? Hold on a second...ANOTHER MACLEOD???

YES! Another MacLeod...from The Animated Series!!! This time, the ultimate fight between good and evil begins as Quentin embarks on a perilous quest to regain the knowledge that will allow him to destroy Kortan, save the human race and restore peace to the world. Join the Highlander in his quest for peace in this complete animated series!

And join Kevin and Norm on THEIR quest - as they live up to their mission statement to explore ALL things Highlander, including their first foray watching the Animated Series. Who knows…perhaps in some small yet significant ways, Kevin and Norm even learn a thing or two about how more exposure to all things Highlander is somewhat eye opening!!!

 
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