All member reviews for Highlander (1986)

Common Sense Media says

Very violent, time-tripping immortality fantasy.

Users say

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age 13+
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Teen, 15 years old Written byevolinag August 26, 2011

Classic fantasy tale features decapitations as a main theme, but never shows graphic detail.

"Highlander" is a classic fantasy movie from the 80s, that was considered very violent at the time it came out. The movie is also well-made and does feature great visuals (for the 80s). The movie has some sexual references. The violence is very brief and nothing compared to modern movie. There are many decapitations, but always bloodless, implied, from a distance or shadowish . I watched this movie as a 10-year old and i handled it. Not all 10 year olds will handle the movie, but i can say, that 12 year olds can easily handle it nowadays.
What other families should know
Too much violence
Too much sex
Teen, 14 years old Written byChambear April 17, 2009

A great magic/myth film!

This film starring Christopher Lambert is very well-made! The only things that make it bad are a few medium gory decapitations (That is how the highlanders can only die), some non-gory violence, a sex scene with no nudity seen and infrequent cursing. So for ages 13 and up, go for it!