The Mercenary (2019)


A highly trained legionnaire turned mercenary is forced to take on his former comrades to protect people in a local village who nurse him back to health after a mission goes wrong in South America.


Maxx is a legionnaire turned mercenary. When a mission in South America goes wrong Maxx is left for dead, but he is nursed back to health and reborn with a new outlook on life.

He tries to live tranquilly within the confines of his new beliefs surrounded by his new friends at a church. But his peaceful days are short-lived when mercenaries he used to work with cross his path again and he is forced to revisit and face his own demons.

His brutal past, war and violence have come looking for him again. His path to redemption is interrupted and Maxx becomes an avenging warrior using the skills that were his trade.


  • Dominiquie Vandenberg … Maxx.
  • Louis Mandylor … LeClerc.
  • Carmen Argenziano … Father Elias.
  • Manny Alva … Father Thiago.
  • Brad Ashten … Rodriguez.
  • Robb Zbacnik … Notch.
  • Jeremiah B. McQueen … Hammaford.
  • Geordie Robinson … Wilson.
  • Alina Andrei … Magpie.
  • Luke LaFontaine … Tex.
  • Robert Dill … Vincent.
  • Marilyn Sanabria … Esther.
  • Nihan Gur … Anna.
  • Katherine Castillo … Young Woman.
  • Sal Perales … Thug Leader.
  • Oscar Leiva … Thug Driver.
  • Gene Freeman … Jaber.
  • Essam Ferris … Abdulaziz.

Production & Filming Details

  • Director(s): Jesse V. Johnson.
  • Producer(s): Colleen Hard, Don Hollingshead, Satomi Honda, Kevin Lynch, Louis Mandylor, Alan Steinman, and Dominiquie Vandenberg.
  • Writer(s): David Filmore.
  • Music: Sean Murray.
  • Cinematography: Casey McBeath.
  • Editor(s): Matthew Lorentz.
  • Production: War Dog Productions.
  • Distributor(s): Evolutionary Films (UK), Premiere TV Distribution (Netherlands), and Uncork’d Entertainment (US).
  • Release Date: 07 September 2019 (Fighting Spirit Festival).
  • Running Time: 91 minutes.
  • Country: US.
  • Language: English.


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