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  • I like all the Highlander movies and the TV Show

    0 0%
  • I like the first Highlander movie only

    3 21.43%
  • I like the Highlander TV show only

    1 7.14%
  • I like the first movie and the TV show but not the movie sequels

    3 21.43%
  • I like the music but not the movies or the TV show

    0 0%
  • It's all trash

    2 14.29%
  • Never watched it

    4 28.57%
  • None of the above (please explain)

    1 7.14%
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    Quote Originally Posted by Zarathustra View Post
    I wanted to like it; I really did.

    But, after 8 or so years of giving it a chance (the Series, the sequels, even the effing cartoon!), the mythology just ended up seeming vapid and empty...
    I'm just talking about the original movie, not the rest of the franchise. I never bothered to learn about the rest of the 'mythos' in the series. I just like that one, first movie.

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    For some reason I thought the original Highlander was great but then I watched it again (in fact bought the DVD) and changed my opinion that it was crap; especially the second half. I noticed others have had a similar experience.
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    Quote Originally Posted by highlander View Post
    Ok so the sequels weren't that good. The orignal was great and so was the TV show.
    I actually liked the show.

    Still, I wish the mythology had more substance...

    Whenever I look at something related to 'Highlander', in my mind, an empty "pang!" is struck...

    It's the sound of hollowness...

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    Juice you just made my brain explode.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Silently Honest View Post
    Juice you just made my brain explode.
    You need a soundtrack my friend:

    http://blueballfixed.ytmnd.com/

    Now how's your brain doing?

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    I think I'm going to go lie down.

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    *smells impending thread split that will create the "Merits/Demerits of Highlander" thread*

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    *laughs at ambiguity as to whether new thread will be about the member or the movie*

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    NICE!

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