Max Fist (Manganiello) claims to be a hero from another dimension who fell through time and space to Earth, where he has no powers. No one believes his stories except for a local teen named Hamster. Together, they take to the streets to wipe out the local drug syndicate and its vicious crime boss known as The Manager.
ARCHENEMY is written and directed by Adam Egypt Mortimer (Daniel Isn’t Real, Some Kind of Hate) and stars Joe Manganiello (Magic Mike franchise, “True Blood”), Skylan Brooks (The Darkest Minds, Southpaw), Zolee Griggs (“Wu-Tang: An American Saga,” Public Disturbance), Amy Seimetz (Upstream Color, “The Girlfriend Experience”), and Glenn Howerton (“It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia,” “A.P. Bio”) and Paul Scheer (“The League,” “Veep,” Long Shot).
RLJE Films released the action/thriller ARCHENEMY In Theaters, On Digital and On Demand December 11, 2020.
In order to support the release of “Archenemy,” we got a chance to talk with the film’s director and writer Adam Egypt Mortimer. After getting a chance to talk to him last year about “Daniel Isn’t Real,” we were exciting to hear what he had to say about this film. Please listen to the interview below as Adam talks about where the idea for the movie came from, how the cast came together, the difficulties of the animation, and much more…