In early 20th century science fiction authors were predicting that by the beginning of 21st century we all be flying to the Moon for breakfast and to Mars for dinner. Well, nothing of it become truth, but science fiction still shows us how the future wars might look like and most probably they will take place in the outer space.
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.
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.