Highlander The Original Production Finished artwork for a poster for the film
Original 1986 artwork on CS 10 board for a poster for the film Highlander produced by the Shoot that Tiger agency, London. this is the final paste up in the stamped Silver mount ( the final version that was shown to the client
from the Shoot that Tiger archive, with signed certification
Size 23.75 ins ( 604 mm ) by 17.38 ins ( 442 mm )
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Highlander is a 1986 British-American adventure action fantasy film directed by Russell Mulcahy and based on a story by Gregory Widen. It stars Christopher Lambert, Sean Connery, Clancy Brown, and Roxanne Hart. The film narrates the climax of an ages-old battle between immortal warriors, depicted through interwoven past and present-day storylines.
Christopher Lambert plays swordsman Connor MacLeod from the Scottish Highlands, known as the Highlander, one of a number of immortal warriors who can only be killed by decapitation. After initial training by another highly skilled immortal swordsman, Ramirez (Sean Connery), MacLeod lives on for several centuries, eventually settling in New York City, managing an antiques shop. In 1985, he falls in love with a police forensic scientist named Brenda. He also finds out that he must face his greatest enemy, Kurgan (Clancy Brown), who wishes to kill MacLeod and to obtain the Prize a special ability which is given to the last living immortal warrior, vast knowledge and the ability to enslave the entire human race.
Highlander enjoyed little success on its initial theatrical release, grossing over $12 million worldwide against a production budget of $19 million, and received mixed reviews. Nevertheless, it became a cult film and launched Lambert to stardom. The film inspired a franchise which included film sequels and television spin-offs. Its tagline, There can be only one has carried on throughout the franchise, as have the songs provided for the film by the rock band Queen.