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Outlander 

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

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Caitriona Balfe ...  Claire Randall / ... 44 episodes, 2014-2018
Sam Heughan ...  Jamie Fraser 44 episodes, 2014-2018
Duncan Lacroix ...  Murtagh Fraser 27 episodes, 2014-2017
Tobias Menzies ...  Jack Randall / ... 23 episodes, 2014-2017
Grant O'Rourke ...  Rupert MacKenzie 19 episodes, 2014-2017
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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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Taglines:

What if your future was the past? (Season 1) See more »

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Drama | Fantasy | Romance

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TV-MA | See all certifications »

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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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Stereo

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Color

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16:9 HD
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Trivia

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

Crazy Credits

In the first half of Season 2 (which is set in France), part of the opening song's 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. See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Middle: The Core Group (2016) See more »

Soundtracks

The Skye Boat Song
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Traditional Scottish air with lyrics by Sir Harold Boulton
New lyrics by Robert Louis Stevenson
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Jesus H. Roosevelt Christ
11 August 2014 | by dariana-roSee all my reviews

I never read the books and never heard anything about this story before I saw the show. I don't know how close it comes to the books but as a show is absolutely fantastic.

Everything was done right , actors , costumes, music and the scotsmen in kilts are so sexy . I am in love.

We have beautiful landscapes , music to match , time travel , an intelligent mature woman as a lead character and two attractive men that love her . I like the romance part and the history part. I like everything about this show.

I wish they add some subtitles . I don't know how well native English speakers understand the Gaelic but English is not my native language and I could not understand a word in Gaelic.


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