DVD365.net
The Mercenary (1968) artwork

The Mercenary (1968)

Friday 21st April 2017

Blending bullet-sprayed action with waggish dialogue, and a simply stunning Ennio Morricone & Bruno Nicolai score, The Mercenary proudly stands at the top of the Zapata Western subgenre; a lip-smacking, gorgeously lensed treat finally available on DVD and Blu-ray on UK shores from 1st May 2017 thanks to 88 Films.
Franco Nero, Tony Musante, Franco Giacobini, Jack Palance
Sergio Corbucci
Alberto Grimaldi
88 Films
1 hour 46 minutes
01/05/2017
Thank you for supporting DVD365.net when you order using the link(s) below. As an Amazon Associate we earn from qualifying purchases

A greedy Polish mercenary aids a mine worker and a peasent girl as they lead a revolution against the opressive Mexican Government and Army, while being pursued by an American rival. According to Quentin Tarantino, Sergio Corbucci is one of the greatest Western directors of all time. And after watching the Italian auteur's barnstorming 1968 masterpiece The Mercenary, you'll be hard pressed to disagree.

Django icon Franco Nero stars as The Polak; a laid-back gun-for-hire who agrees to help a wannabe revolutionary (Tony Musante, The Bird With The Crystal Plumage) put his plans into practice. Hot on their trail, however, is the wickedly camp Curly (Jack Palance, twenty-three years before his identically named, Oscar-winning turn in City Slickers) who's determined to snag a share of their ever increasing booty.

Blending bullet-sprayed action with waggish dialogue, and a simply stunning Ennio Morricone & Bruno Nicolai score, The Mercenary proudly stands at the top of the Zapata Western subgenre; a lip-smacking, gorgeously lensed treat finally available on DVD and Blu-ray on UK shores from 1st May 2017 thanks to 88 Films.

  • None or TBC

Please note - Disc special features are subject to change, may differ from format to format and/or may differ from region to region.

From the producers of Nobody and John Wick comes a bare-knuckle, coal-dark holiday action-comedy that says you should always bet on red as Violent Night sledges in on DVD and Blu-ray 6th March 2023 from Warner Home Video.Read more
Boyhood artwork

Boyhood

LimitedBDUHD
05/01/2023
Finding praise from critics around the world, Boyhood, following the life of Mason, from early childhood to his arrival at college, is released ...
The English artwork

The English

DVDTV
16/12/2022
Highlander: Collector's Edition artwork

Highlander: Collector's Edition

CollectorsUHD
26/08/2022
Frozen Planet II artwork

Frozen Planet II

DVDBDUHDTV
23/09/2022
Planes, Trains and Automobiles artwork
Double Jeopardy artwork

Double Jeopardy

UHD
26/01/2023
Triangle of Sadness artwork

Triangle of Sadness

DVDBD
25/01/2023
A fashion model celebrity couple join an eventful cruise for the super-rich in Ruben Östlund's wickedly funny Palme d'Or winner, Triangle of ...
Boyhood artwork

Boyhood

LimitedBDUHD
05/01/2023
The House That Screamed artwork
Father Brown: Series 10 artwork

Father Brown: Series 10

DVDBDTVBoxset
10/01/2023
Wreck artwork

Wreck

DVDBDTV
18/01/2023
Rocky artwork

Rocky

UHD
27/01/2023
Based on Philip Pullman's third book in the His Dark Materials trilogy, The Amber Spyglass, Season 3, arrives on DVD and Blu-ray 13th February 2023 from BBC.

Rocky

News27/01/2023

A small-time Philadelphia boxer gets a supremely rare chance to fight the world heavyweight champion in a bout in which he strives to go the distance for his self-respect in the classic Rocky, released on 4K UHD 27th February 2023 from Warner Home ...

The Last Emperor

News01/12/2022

Sweeping the 60th Academy Awards and winning nine Oscars including Best Picture and Best Director, The Last Emperor arrives on Blu-ray and 4K UHD 13th February 2023 from Arrow Films in a brand new 4K restoration that will take your breath away.
I do not stand by in the presence of evil
Alita: Battle Angel (2019)

Top Gun Maverick

DVDBDUHD31/10/2022254

Robin Hood Prince of Thieves

LimitedBDUHD28/11/2022141

Babylon Berlin S4

DVDTV19/12/202298

Frozen Planet II

DVDBDUHDTV31/10/202278

Thor Love and Thunder

DVDBDUHDNOTES07/07/2022275

Morbius

DVDBDUHDNOTES27/06/2022143

Lightyear

DVDBDUHDNOTES17/06/2022133

Good Luck To You, Leo Grande

DVDBDNOTES17/06/2022111
"If we're going out, we're going out looney" - #SpaceJamANewLegacy (2021) #MovieQuote #FilmQuote
DVD365.net
Get a free daily news update. DVD365.net works with the Amazon Alexa flash briefing skill