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Outlander 

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An English combat nurse from 1945 is mysteriously swept back in time to 1743.

Creator:

Ronald D. Moore
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Nominated for 6 Golden Globes. Another 31 wins & 58 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Caitriona Balfe ...  Claire Randall 67 episodes, 2014-2020
Sam Heughan ...  Jamie Fraser 67 episodes, 2014-2020
Duncan Lacroix ...  Murtagh Fraser 40 episodes, 2014-2020
Sophie Skelton ...  Brianna Randall Fraser 27 episodes, 2016-2020
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Storyline

Follows the story of Claire Randall, a married combat nurse from 1945 who is mysteriously swept back in time to 1743, where she is immediately thrown into an unknown world in which her life is threatened. When she is forced to marry Jamie Fraser, a chivalrous and romantic young Scottish warrior, a passionate relationship is ignited that tears Claire's heart between two vastly different men in two irreconcilable lives. Written by Starz

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The etiquette of war (Season 2) See more »

Genres:

Drama | Fantasy | Romance

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TV-MA | See all certifications »

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Based on the novel written by Diana Gabaldon. See more »

Goofs

Brianna has brown eyes, but both of her parents have blue eyes. Blue eyed parents do not carry the gene for brown eyes. See more »

Crazy Credits

The opening song changes from season to season to reflect what's happening in the story line. In the first half of Season 2 (which is set in France), part of the lyrics are in French. In the second half of Season 2 (which is mostly about preparing for war), there is a militaristic drum roll added to the opening song. During Season 3, there are tribal drums added because much of the season is set in the West Indies. In Season 4, bluegrass fiddle and banjos are added, plus some of the lyrics are sung with a Southern accent because the season is set mostly in America. See more »


Soundtracks

The Skye Boat Song
(uncredited)
Traditional Scottish air with lyrics by Sir Harold Boulton
New lyrics by Robert Louis Stevenson
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Started off great.....
31 August 2020 | by diverdown-71966See all my reviews

I'm basing my 9 star rating on seasons 1&2 only because it becomes a completely different show in season 3. Season 1 of Outlander is excellent and the second half of Season 2 is very good. It completely jumps the shark after the first few episodes of Season 3 and never redeems itself. Even the production quality of the show deteriorates. It's a shame because season 1 was just soooo darn good with fantastic characters, acting, storylines and production. If you haven't watched it yet, you'll see.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English | Scottish Gaelic

Release Date:

9 August 2014 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Highland Saga See more »

Filming Locations:

Scotland, UK See more »

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$3,313
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Stereo

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16:9 HD
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