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The Mercenary (1968)

16 08/28/1968 (DE) ActionComedyWesternWar 1h 50m

He sells death to the highest bidder! Buy or die!


While a Mexican revolutionary lies low as a U.S. rodeo clown, the cynical Polish mercenary who tutored the idealistic peasant tells how he and a dedicated female radical fought for the soul of the guerrilla general Paco, as Mexicans threw off repressive government and all-powerful landowners in the 1910s. Tracked by the vengeful Curly, Paco liberates villages, but is tempted by social banditry's treasures, which Kowalski revels in.

  1. Sergio Corbucci

    Director, Writer

  2. Luciano Vincenzoni

    Screenplay, Story

  3. Franco Solinas


  4. Giorgio Arlorio


  5. Adriano Bolzoni


  6. Sergio Spina


Top Billed Cast

  1. Franco Nero

    Franco Nero

    Sergei Kowalski, The Polish

  2. Jack Palance

    Jack Palance

    Ricciolo ("Curly")

  3. Tony Musante

    Tony Musante

    Paco Roman

  4. Giovanna Ralli

    Giovanna Ralli


  5. Eduardo Fajardo

    Eduardo Fajardo

    Alfonso García

  6. Franco Giacobini

    Franco Giacobini


  7. Lorenzo Robledo

    Lorenzo Robledo


  8. Franco Ressel

    Franco Ressel


  9. Álvaro de Luna

    Álvaro de Luna


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The Mercenary
The Mercenary

Original Title Il mercenario

Status Released

Original Language Italian

Budget -

Revenue -


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