The Lazarus Papers (2010)


A man tries to find out why he cannot die after seeing his family slain and surviving an assassination attempt by a ruthless mercenary.

Also known as War Unleashed and The Mercenary.


In the deep jungles of South East Asia a blood thirsty mercenary Sebastian, hunts for the thrill of the chase and victims to sell into slavery. In one operation he kills a peaceful local shaman Aroon, and his family. As Sebastian leaves with his catch, Aroon dies… only to come to life the next day. Something has happened to Aroon, a gift to some, but a curse to him – for he cannot die. Full of despair and unable to cope with life without his family he attempts suicide. After each attempt he dies, only to be reborn the next morning. Trying to understand what prevents him from dying Aroon must go on a quest that will lead him across the jungles and cities of Asia, searching for a secret to unlock his immortality.


  • Danny Trejo … Aroon.
  • Gary Daniels … Sebastian Riker.
  • Krystal Vee … Nana.
  • John Edward Lee … Lonny Smith.
  • Tommy ‘Tiny’ Lister … Tiny Delaney.

Production & Filming Details

  • Director(s): Jeremiah Hundley.
  • Producer(s): Edward Conna, Jeremiah Hundley, Thaniya Maneenoppol, Arrattana Nualkhair, Sasisupa Sungvaribund, Jude S. Walko, and Daniel Zirilli.
  • Writer(s): Jeremiah Hundley and D. Glase Lomond (uncredited).
  • Music: Sean Schafer Hennessy and Jeremiah Hundley.
  • Cinematography: Anka Malatynska.
  • Production: Lunaflix Productions.
  • Release Date: 04 July 2011 (DVD, US).
  • Running Time: 90 minutes.
  • Country: US.
  • Language: English.


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