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Last stand films in war films

Every commander preparing to defend his position has to have alternative plan for different scenarios, but all of them need to know their last stand - the position behind which they canít retreat.



Battleground 1949

Battleground 1949 war film

The Alamo 2004

The Alamo 2004 war film

9th Company 2005

9th Company 2005 war film

Soviet unit in Afghanistan is given a simple task of taking over one of many hills down the vital road, but soon they discover that the reality of the Soviet-Afghan War makes every task much harder than can be expected.

Karbala 2015

Karbala 2015 war film

Polish soldiers in Iraq are assigned to simple task of guarding city hall, but situation quickly escalates into siege. With limited supplies they have to face a large mob attacking the building using heavy weaponry.

Sahara 1943

Sahara 1943 war film

Crew of American M3 Lee tank is stuck in the oasis in the middle of Sahara, while whole German battalion is on the way desperate for water.

71: Into the Fire 2010

71: Into the Fire 2010 war film

Unit of 71 student-soldiers, which was euphemism for group of teenagers with no military training, were put in strategic point to hold the North Korean offensive.

Assembly 2007

Assembly 2007 war film

Westerplatte 1967

Westerplatte 1967 war film

In 1939, at the beginning of World War II, Polish garrison at Westerplatte defended heroically against the onslaught of the German land and naval forces for 7 days.

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers 2002

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers 2002 war film

The balance of power in Middle-Earth has changed when Saruman has moved his orcs army towards Rohan. The kingdom is unable to face them without help...

Mulan 2009

Mulan 2009 war film

A Hill in Korea 1956

A Hill in Korea 1956 war film

During Korean War platoon of British infantry gets trapped on a top of a hill surrounded by Chinese army. Their only option is to fight to the last man.

Stalingrad 2013

Stalingrad 2013 war film

Soviet recon platoon pushes towards one of the ruined building near Stalingrad main square to setup observation point. When they reach the destination it turns out building is full of civilians.

1939 Battle of Westerplatte 2013

1939 Battle of Westerplatte 2013 war film

In the dawn of World War 2 Polish outpost called Westerplatte is preparing to hold German attack for few hours before they will be reinforced, but the commander of Westerplatte has no doubts that in case of war there will be no reinforcements.

The Alamo 1960

The Alamo 1960 war film

The film tells the story of the Alamo fort defending against the overwhelming forces of Mexicans.

Starship Troopers 1997

Starship Troopers 1997 war film

Space marines set out on retaliation mission to enemy planet filled with insect-like creatures. The live coverage of the mission soon proves to be a fatal mistake.

Second in Command 2006

Second in Command 2006 war film

Civil war in Moldavia leaves 50 Americans trapped in the embassy building. The president of the country seeks refuge inside, which puts everyone in danger.

Dog Soldiers 2002

Dog Soldiers 2002 war film

Six British soldiers set out through the Scottish wilderness to take part in training mission, but what awaits them in the forest is beyond their expectations.

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