Netflix released the official trailer for its upcoming action-thriller movie, ‘The Last Mercenary’, as part of Netflix’s Geeked Week. Starring Jean-Claude Van Damme, this movie is set to premiere on the streamer on July 30.
‘The Last Mercenary’ is a French action-thriller that takes on the plot-line of a mysterious secret agent who has been denounced by his government and must return to France when his son gets framed by an international terrorist organization.
The movie is set to be returning ground for the renowned actor, filmmaker, fight choreographer and martial artist Jean-Claude Van Damme to return to action. Damme is set to play the lead role as Richard Brumère who is a former US secret service agent.
Alban Ivanov, Samir Decazza, Archibald Al Mahmoud, Assa Sylla, Djimo, Patrick Timsit, Éric Judor, Nassim Lyes, Miou-Miou, and Valérie Kaprisky feature in the movie alongside Damme.
The David Charhon-directed film was announced as part of Netflix’s Geeked Week, a five-day virtual fan event that promises to reveal details about all of the streaming service’s future movies and web series.
The film’s official synopsis reads:
“Richard Brumère, aka ‘La Brume’ (‘The Mist’), a former French secret service special agent turned mercenary, is back in the saddle as the immunity he was granted 25 years earlier for his son Archibald is lifted.
“A mob operation threatens Archibald’s life. To save him, Richard will have to reach out to his old contacts, join forces with a bunch of reckless youngsters from the projects and an offbeat bureaucrat – but mostly find the courage to let Archibald know he’s his father.”
Catch the official trailer for ‘The Last Mercenary’:
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