The Mercenary - aka A Professional Gun (Il mercenario)

Directed by Sergio Corbucci

Year: 1968
Running Time: 110
Color Type: Color
Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
Country: U.S., Italy
Language: English
Genres: Western
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The Mercenary - aka A Professional Gun (Il mercenario)

Cast
Franco Nero
Tony Musante
Jack Palance
Giovanna Ralli
Eduardo Fajardo

Crew
Directed by Sergio Corbucci


He Sells Death to the Highest Bidder! Sergei ‘The Polish’ Kowalski (Franco Nero, Django, Companeros), a mercenary who’s only out for himself and a few dollars, joins up with a Mexican peasant-turned-revolutionary, Paco Roman (Tony Musante, The Grissom Gang) to rob a silver mine in Texas. No longer content to toil for the rich and powerful, Roman plans to bring a new order to Mexico by force with his small ragtag gang. While Roman and Kowalski are outnumbered facing the Mexican army, they also have to contend with Curly (Jack Palance, Ten Seconds to Hell), a vengeful killer out for blood. Top-notch direction by Sergio Corbucci (Navajo Joe) and score by the great Ennio Morricone (For a Few Dollars More) helped make The Mercenary one the best spaghetti westerns ever made. Co-starring the beautiful Giovanna Ralli (Cannon for Cordoba).

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