Movies and TV Shows about mercenary

Deadpool 2
  • Deadpool 2 (2018)
  • Action, Comedy, Science Fiction,
  • After surviving a near fatal bovine attack, a disfigured cafeteria chef struggles to fulfill his dream of becoming Mayberry’s hottest bartender while also learning to cope with his lost sense of taste. Searching to regain his spice for life, as well as a flux capacitor, Wade must battle ninjas, the yakuza, and a pack of sexually aggressive canines, as he journeys around the world to discover the importance of family, friendship, and flavor – finding a new taste for adventure and earning the coveted coffee mug title of World’s Best Lover.
  • View Detail
Deadpool 2
Deadpool
  • Deadpool (2016)
  • Adventure, Action, Comedy, Romance,
  • Based upon Marvel Comics’ most unconventional anti-hero, DEADPOOL tells the origin story of former Special Forces operative turned mercenary Wade Wilson, who after being subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopts the alter ego Deadpool. Armed with his new abilities and a dark, twisted sense of humor, Deadpool hunts down the man who nearly destroyed his life.
  • Watch with CineMAX Free Trial  
Deadpool
The Expendables
  • The Expendables (2010)
  • Action, Thriller,
  • Barney Ross leads a band of highly skilled mercenaries including knife enthusiast Lee Christmas, a martial arts expert, heavy weapons specialist, demolitionist, and a loose-cannon sniper. When the group is commissioned by the mysterious Mr. Church to assassinate the dictator of a small South American island, Barney and Lee visit the remote locale to scout out their opposition and discover the true nature of the conflict engulfing the city.
  • View Detail
The Expendables
Hercules
  • Hercules (2014)
  • Adventure, Action,
  • Fourteen hundred years ago, a tormented soul walked the earth that was neither man nor god. Hercules was the powerful son of the god king Zeus, for this he received nothing but suffering his entire life. After twelve arduous labors and the loss of his family, this dark, world-weary soul turned his back on the gods finding his only solace in bloody battle. Over the years he warmed to the company of six similar souls, their only bond being their love of fighting and presence of death. These men and woman never question where they go to fight or why or whom, just how much they will be paid. Now the King of Thrace has hired these mercenaries to train his men to become the greatest army of all time. It is time for this bunch of lost souls to finally have their eyes opened to how far they have fallen when they must train an army to become as ruthless and blood thirsty as their reputation has become.
  • Watch with Prime Video Free Trial  
Hercules
Alien: Resurrection
  • Alien: Resurrection (1997)
  • Horror, Action, Science Fiction,
  • Two hundred years after Lt. Ripley died, a group of scientists clone her, hoping to breed the ultimate weapon. But the new Ripley is full of surprises … as are the new aliens. Ripley must team with a band of smugglers to keep the creatures from reaching Earth.
  • Watch with HBO Free Trial  
Alien: Resurrection
The Scorpion King: Rise of a Warrior
  • The Scorpion King: Rise of a Warrior (2008)
  • Adventure, Fantasy, Action,
  • The heroic tale of young Mathayus and his relentless quest for justice against an evil and powerful villain, King Sargon. Mathayus faces heart-stopping tribulations during his adventurous, odds-defying trajectory toward his ultimate destiny: becoming the formidable warrior king of an ancient desert empire.
  • View Detail
The Scorpion King: Rise of a Warrior
Vice
  • Vice (2015)
  • Adventure, Action, Thriller, Science Fiction,
  • Julian Michaels has designed the ultimate resort: VICE, where anything goes and the customers can play out their wildest fantasies with artificial inhabitants who look, think and feel like humans. When an artificial becomes self-aware and escapes, she finds herself caught in the crossfire between Julian's mercenaries and a cop who is hell-bent on shutting down Vice, and stopping the violence once and for all.
  • Watch with HBO Free Trial  
Vice
Rambo
  • Rambo (2008)
  • Action, Thriller,
  • When governments fail to act on behalf of captive missionaries, ex-Green Beret John James Rambo sets aside his peaceful existence along the Salween River in a war-torn region of Thailand to take action. Although he's still haunted by violent memories of his time as a U.S. soldier during the Vietnam War, Rambo can hardly turn his back on the aid workers who so desperately need his help.
  • Watch with Showtime Free Trial  
Rambo
The Last Samurai
  • The Last Samurai (2003)
  • Drama, Action, History, War,
  • Nathan Algren is an American hired to instruct the Japanese army in the ways of modern warfare -- in this lush epic set in the 1870s, which finds Algren learning to respect the samurai and the honorable principles that rule them. Pressed to destroy the samurai's way of life in the name of modernization and open trade, Algren decides to become an ultimate warrior himself and to fight for their right to exist.
  • View Detail
The Last Samurai
Blood Diamond
  • Blood Diamond (2006)
  • Drama, Action, Thriller,
  • An ex-mercenary turned smuggler. A Mende fisherman. Amid the explosive civil war overtaking 1999 Sierra Leone, these men join for two desperate missions: recovering a rare pink diamond of immense value and rescuing the fisherman's son conscripted as a child soldier into the brutal rebel forces ripping a swath of torture and bloodshed countrywide.
  • View Detail
Blood Diamond
Under Siege
  • Under Siege (1992)
  • Action, Thriller,
  • This action-packed thriller takes place on the soon-to-be-decommissioned USS Missouri. Disgruntled ex-CIA operative Strannix, his assistant Krill and their group of terrorists seize the battleship with nuclear blackmail in mind. They've planned for every contingency but ignore the ship's cook, former Navy SEAL Casey Ryback -- an error that could be fatal.
  • Watch with HBO Free Trial  
Under Siege
Babylon A.D.
  • Babylon A.D. (2008)
  • Adventure, Action, Thriller, Science Fiction,
  • In Babylon A.D Vin Diesel stars as a veteran-turned-mercenary who is hired to deliver a package from the ravages of post-apocalyptic Eastern Europe to a destination in the teeming megalopolis of New York City. The "package" is a mysterious young woman with a secret.
  • Watch with HBO Free Trial  
Babylon A.D.
Haywire
  • Haywire (2011)
  • Thriller,
  • Mallory Kane is a highly trained operative who works for a government security contractor in the dirtiest, most dangerous corners of the world. After successfully freeing a Chinese journalist held hostage, she is double crossed and left for dead by someone close to her in her own agency. Suddenly the target of skilled assassins who know her every move, Mallory must find the truth in order to stay alive.
  • View Detail
Haywire
Solomon Kane
  • Solomon Kane (2009)
  • Adventure, Fantasy, Action, Science Fiction,
  • A nomadic 16th century warrior, condemned to hell for his brutal past, seeks redemption by renouncing violence, but finds some things are worth burning for as he fights to free a young Puritan woman from the grip of evil.
  • Watch with Prime Video Free Trial  
Solomon Kane
The Wind That Shakes the Barley
  • The Wind That Shakes the Barley (2006)
  • Drama, History, War,
  • A wartime drama about the 1920’s Irish revolution against the British. The Irish medical student Damian is about to start his new job in London as he is witness to the mercenary atrocities of the British and decides to join his brother in the resistance group I.R.A to fight for Irish independence.
  • View Detail
The Wind That Shakes the Barley
Flesh + Blood
  • Flesh + Blood (1985)
  • Adventure, Drama,
  • A band of medieval mercenaries take revenge on a noble lord who decides not to pay them by kidnapping the betrothed of the noble's son. As the plague and warfare cut a swathe of destruction throughout the land, the mercenaries hole up in a castle and await their fate.
  • Watch with Prime Video Free Trial  
Flesh + Blood
The Collection
  • The Collection (2012)
  • Horror, Thriller,
  • Arkin escapes with his life from the vicious grips of "The Collector" during an entrapment party where he adds beautiful Elena to his "Collection." Instead of recovering from the trauma, Arkin is suddenly abducted from the hospital by mercenaries hired by Elena's wealthy father. Arkin is blackmailed to team up with the mercenaries and track down The Collector's booby trapped warehouse and save Elena.
  • View Detail
The Collection
Outpost
  • Outpost (2007)
  • Adventure, Horror, Action,
  • In a seedy bar in a town ravaged by war, scientist and businessman Hunt hires mercenary and former Royal Marine D.C. to assemble a crack team of ex-soldiers to protect him on a dangerous journey into no-man's land. Their mission is to scope out an old military bunker in Eastern Europe. It should be easy – 48 hours at the most. Lots of cash for little risk. Or so he says...
  • View Detail
Outpost
The Wild Geese
  • The Wild Geese (1978)
  • Action, Thriller, War,
  • A British multinational company seeks to overthrow a vicious dictator in central Africa. It hires a band of (largely aged) mercenaries in London and sends them in to save the virtuous but imprisoned opposition leader who is also critically ill and due for execution. Just when the team has performed a perfect rescue, the multinational does a deal with the vicious dictator leaving the mercenary band to escape under their own steam and exact revenge.
  • View Detail
The Wild Geese
Sheena
  • Sheena (1984)
  • Adventure, Fantasy, Action, Comedy, Science Fiction,
  • Sheena's white parents are killed while on Safari. She is raised by the mystical witch woman of an African tribe. When her foster mother is framed for the murder of a political leader, Sheena and a newsman, Vic Casey are forced to flee while pursued by the mercenaries hired by the real killer, who hopes to assume power. Sheena's ability to talk to the animals and knowledge of jungle lore give them a chance against the high tech weapons of the mercenaries.
  • View Detail
Sheena
Death Train
  • Death Train (1993)
  • Action, Thriller, TV Movie,
  • When a renegade Russian general sends a nuclear bomb hurtling toward the Middle East aboard a hijacked train, special agents are dispatched to disarm the deadly device. Ten tons of steel and one ounce of hot plutonium are now riding roughshod through Europe. With time running out, the agents launch a desperate, bullet-packed assault on a deadly moving target piloted by a cold-blooded mercenary.
  • View Detail
Death Train
Mercenaries
  • Mercenaries (2014)
  • Action,
  • A diplomatic official is captured and imprisoned while touring a war zone, so a team of elite female commandos is assembled to infiltrate a women's prison for a daring rescue.
  • Watch with Prime Video Free Trial  
Mercenaries
Savior
  • Savior (1998)
  • Drama,
  • A hardened mercenary in the Foreign Legion begins to find his own humanity when confronted with atrocities during the fighting in Bosnia
  • View Detail
Savior
The Dogs of War
  • The Dogs of War (1980)
  • Adventure, Action, Thriller, Foreign,
  • Mercenary James Shannon, on a reconnaissance job to the African nation of Zangaro, is tortured and deported. He returns to lead a coup.
  • Watch with Starz Free Trial  
The Dogs of War
Vera Cruz
  • Vera Cruz (1954)
  • Action, Western, Romance,
  • After the American Civil War, mercenaries travel to Mexico to fight in their revolution for money. The former soldier and gentleman Benjamin Trane meets the gunman and killer Joe Erin and his men, and together they are hired by the Emperor Maximillian and the Marquis Henri de Labordere to escort the Countess Marie Duvarre to the harbor of Vera Cruz.
  • View Detail
Vera Cruz
Deadly Prey
  • Deadly Prey (1987)
  • Action, Thriller,
  • A group of sadistic mercenaries led by Col. John Hogan kidnap Michael Danton from his home, and set him loose on the grounds of their secret camp to be used as training for new recruits. Danton has been called the "most perfect killer ever." Now, he'll have to prove it again. This prey has become DEADLY!
  • View Detail
Deadly Prey
The Big Bird Cage
  • The Big Bird Cage (1972)
  • Drama, Action, Crime,
  • Grier and Haig are thieving mercenaries who engineer a prison break from the outside.
  • View Detail
The Big Bird Cage
Cuba
  • Cuba (1979)
  • Adventure, Drama, Action, Thriller, Romance, War,
  • A British mercenary arrives in pre-Revolution Cuba to help train the corrupt General Batista's army against Castro's guerrillas while he also romances a former lover now married to an unscrupulous plantation owner.
  • View Detail
Cuba
Fifty/Fifty
  • Fifty/Fifty (1992)
  • Action, Comedy, Thriller,
  • Two bickering mercenaries are hired by the CIA to overthrow a South East Asian dictator.
  • View Detail
Fifty/Fifty
Dark of the Sun
  • Dark of the Sun (1968)
  • Adventure, Drama, Action, War,
  • A band of mercenaries led by Captain Curry travel through the Congo across deadly terrain, battling rival armies, to rescue $25 million in uncut diamonds.
  • View Detail
Dark of the Sun
McBain
  • McBain (1991)
  • Action,
  • Santos attempts to lead a people's revolt in Colombia to overthrow the Presidente. When his revolt fails and he is killed, his sister Christina goes to New York to find McBain, a lieutenant Santos rescued during the Vietnam War. McBain agrees to help, recruits his old war buddies, raises some cash by killing a few drug dealers, then leads an attack to topple the Colombian government.
  • View Detail
McBain
The Chronicles of Riddick: Dark Fury
  • The Chronicles of Riddick: Dark Fury (2004)
  • Animation, Action, Thriller, Science Fiction,
  • After their narrow escape at the end of "Pitch Black," Riddick, Jack and the Imam find themselves at the mercy of a madwoman who intends to entomb Riddick forever as part of a twisted art exhibit. With little but a shiv and Riddick's innate viciousness to aid them, Riddick and his allies must find a way to escape from their captor and her band of mercenaries.
  • View Detail
The Chronicles of Riddick: Dark Fury
Bridge of Dragons
  • Bridge of Dragons (1999)
  • Action, Thriller, Science Fiction,
  • The tough and cold mercenary Warchild, is working for the man who took care of his war training and upbringing, the greedy General Ruechang. Ruechang is planning to take over the country by marrying Princess Halo. But Halo discovers that Ruechang killed her father to gain more power than he had working for the King, so she decides to run away. Warchild is the one who has to bring her back to Ruechang, but the one thing no one counted on happens... Warchild and Halo falls in love, and together they take on the forces of Ruechang... Written by Zorteper -
  • View Detail
Bridge of Dragons
The General Died at Dawn
  • The General Died at Dawn (1936)
  • Adventure, Action, Thriller, Crime,
  • In revolution-torn China, American mercenary O'Hara (Gary Cooper) is entrusted with a perilous mission, to get arms for the helpless authorities in a province ravaged by warlord General Yang (Akim Tamiroff). On the train to Shanghai, he meets Judy Perrie (Madeleine Carroll), whose father is in league with Yang. Will Judy regret agreeing to lure O'Hara to his doom, and if so, can she make it up to him? The balance of power seesaws to a perilous conclusion.
  • View Detail
The General Died at Dawn
Star Raiders: The Adventures of Saber Raine
  • Star Raiders: The Adventures of Saber Raine (2017)
  • Adventure, Science Fiction,
  • Saber Raine is hired to guide three elite soldiers on a rescue mission to recover a prince and princess who have been abducted from their home world. The trail leads Saber and his allies to a planet deep within uncharted space that is inhabited by strange mutated creatures.
  • Watch with Prime Video Free Trial  
Star Raiders: The Adventures of Saber Raine
Wild Geese II
  • Wild Geese II (1985)
  • Action,
  • A group of mercenaries is hired to spring Rudolf Hess from Spandau Prison in Berlin.
  • View Detail
Wild Geese II
Mission Kill
  • Mission Kill (1986)
  • Adventure, Action, Crime,
  • An ex-Green Beret visits one of his army buddies, and finds himself involved in his friend's scheme to smuggle arms into a turbulent South American country.
  • View Detail
Mission Kill
Kill Slade
  • Kill Slade (1989)
  • Adventure, Action, Thriller,
  • A bounty hunter is hired to abduct a reporter who has uncovered a U.N. conspiracy plot.
  • View Detail
Kill Slade
The Commander
  • The Commander (1988)
  • Action, War,
  • Lewis Collins is back to leading mercenaries on the move in Southeast Asia. This time the cast is unusually good including Lee Van Cleef, Brett Halsey (Cop Game), Romano Puppo (Robowar), Mike Monty (Raiders of Atlantis), Bobby Rhodes (The Great Alligator), etc. Anyway, Van Cleef has Collins go on some random mission to locate a disc with all sorts of valuable crazy intelligence data on it. It just happens that Donald Pleasence, a random government official, hires another mercenary-for-hire Manfred Lehman to tag along and make sure the data ends up in the right hands. Van Cleef isn't taking any chances, and since he is crooked and murders Collins's other bosses quickly, he places Romano Puppo in the group as well to make sure the operation runs smoothly. Collins may not be too expressive but at least he seems to figure out quickly who's out to get him, so the mission continues with lots of double-crosses, twists and turns, and of course lots of explosions!
  • View Detail
The Commander
Soldier's Fortune
  • Soldier's Fortune (1991)
  • Action,
  • A rich young girl is kidnapped by masked terrorists. Her mother's ex-husband, a former mercenary, gathers some of his former comrades and goes off to rescue her.
  • View Detail
Soldier's Fortune