Mercenaries are soldiers that are hired to fight and has no personal reasons to join the war. Mercenaries are being used since the dawn of human civilization - for them it was the way of life.
Wealthy widow Kenau Hasselaer becomes one of the leaders of revolt against Spanish King Philip II in Dutch town of Haarlem.
Two older Estonians get involved in helping wounded soldiers during War in Abkhazia, which will be a lesson of life for all of them.
Captain Algren, veteran of American Indian Wars, is given chance of new start - he is offered a job in Japan as instructor on modern warfare.
For American pilots in China World War 2 started earlier - as volunteers they joined the Flying Tigers squadrons to fight the Japanese air force.
Former special forces ace John Rambo again has to return from retirement to rescue young people trapped in the politically unstable Burma.
King John Lackland did not took well the humiliation when he was forced to sign the Magna Carta reform and with help of mercenary forces he plans to regain the power he was stripped off.
Disgruntled father, tired of waiting for the government to bring back his son kept as prisoner in Vietnam, sets out to deal with it himself.
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.