The Shepherd: Border Patrol
is a 2008 action film
starring Jean Claude Van Damme
and Scott Adkins
and directed by Isaac Florentine
, the director of Undisputed 2
. The movie was released to DVD
on March 4, 2008.
Former New Orleans cop Jack Robideaux (Jean-Claude Van Damme) has just arrived with his pet rabbit in Columbus, New Mexico to take a job with the border patrol, working for Captain Ramona Garcia (Natalie Robb
At the moment, the border patrol is up against a highly dangerous drug smuggling operation in which the smugglers are funneling illegal immigrants and bricks of heroin through the porous defenses of the Mexico/U.S. border, and randomly outfitting migrants with C4 so any border patrol agent who interferes will get blown up.
As it turns out, the smugglers are a rogue special forces unit led by Benjamin Meyers (Stephen Lord
) and his right-hand man Karp (Scott Adkins
), who have taken over all of the smuggling operations in the area by killing major drug kingpins Felix Nestor (Daniel Perrone
) and Benito Ortiz (Luis Algar
Jack and his partner Billy Pawnell (Gary McDonald
) have their work cut out for them in trying to bring down Meyers and his operation, and after a chase after a bus that's smuggling drugs
, Jack gets kidnapped by some corrupt Mexican cops who are working for Meyers.
Once Jack is taken from a Mexican jail to Meyers's compound, it turns out that Billy is working for Meyers, and that Meyers and Billy have also kidnapped Ramona and Ramona's uncle... Read More