Helicopters revolutionised the way soldiers are being deployed on battlefield or retrieved from it. Helicopters can land almost everywhere or drop soldiers on lines, they can carry supplies or pick up wounded and take out of the battlezone.
Gulf War veteran, tormented by his experiences, is chosen to conduct an investigation in case of death of Captain Walden, Medevac helicopter pilot, who is considered to be the first woman to receive Medal of Honor.
The film is about the struggle for survival in Vietnam Lieutenant Colonel Hambleton (Gene Hackman) who is an expert in the field of electronic warfare but the first time he found himself in the middle of the hell of war.
American plane is shot down over Yugoslavia during the war. Pilot is killed by Serbian soldiers, while navigator has to survive in area filled with enemies.
Former commandos John Rambo is given the chance to be pardoned and at the same time rescue American soldiers still kept in the POW camps in Southeast Asia.
Cast of Hollywood blockbuster is stranded in the jungle - instead of filming Vietnam War memoirs they begin to recreate them...
Former commandos wants to leave the past behind, but when his mentor and former commander is captured by Soviets, Rambo sets out for Afghanistan to rescue him.
War films are not always showing the war per se - often the main theme is the influence of the conflict on lives of people involved, but also their families and friends. War is seldom a local thing - the trauma, the pain, the death they put their mark on people from around the world.