Altered Carbon (2018– )
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The Killers 

As a cornered Kovacs braces for a final showdown in the sky, a new hero emerges and more buried secrets come to light.


Peter Hoar


Laeta Kalogridis (created by), Richard Morgan (based on the novel by) (as Richard K. Morgan) | 4 more credits »




Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Joel Kinnaman ... Takeshi Kovacs
James Purefoy ... Laurens Bancroft
Martha Higareda ... Kristin Ortega
Chris Conner ... Poe
Dichen Lachman ... Reileen Kawahara
Ato Essandoh ... Vernon Elliot
Kristin Lehman ... Miriam Bancroft
Trieu Tran ... Mr. Leung
Renée Elise Goldsberry ... Quellcrist Falconer
Tamara Taylor ... Oumou Prescott
Adam Busch ... Mickey
Cliff Chamberlain ... Ava Elliot
Marlene Forte ... Alazne Ortega
Hiro Kanagawa ... Captain Tanaka
Hayley Law ... Lizzie Elliot


Reileen sends the ghost walker and her minions to the Raven Hotel to kill Kovacs' friends. They destroy Poe, kill Micky and bring Ava with them to the Head in the Cloud. However Poe sends Lizzie to the Head in the Cloud before he is destroyed. She sleeves to a synthetic body and helps her parents, Kovacs and Ortega to fight Reileen, the ghost walker and the other gangsters. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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18 minutes in, when Lizzie enters the room in Head in the Clouds where a man have killed two girls, you can spot Peter Paul Ruben's painting "Saturn", or "Saturn Devouring his Son" which inspired Spanish artist, Francisco Goya's famous painting "Saturn Devouring His Son" which hangs in Reileen's room. See more »


Quellcrist Falconer: [narrating as their ship falls] Long ago, and worlds away, there was a young princess, orphaned in a time of war. She was called upon to lead the armies of her kingdom, for there was no other. She was the fiercest of warriors, beloved of her people, unstoppable on the field. She rode out every day and saved her subjects in battle after battle.
Quellcrist Falconer: But every night, when the fighting was done, she was alone. Until one day, a peasant boy came looking to join her army. Lonely and angry and fierce as she...
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Easily one of the best season finales ever
7 February 2018 | by ajpingSee all my reviews

This episode has it all. Sword fights, confessions,difficult choices, absolute mayhem... Frankly, I didn't expect the writers and producers to aim this high, but aim they did and this episode hits the target.

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Release Date:

2 February 2018 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital (5.1)| Dolby Atmos (Netflix)



Aspect Ratio:

2.00 : 1
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