The concept of special forces is actually quite old - ancient assassins, Japanese ninja warriors - they were all based on the same idea of elite force able to deal with very specific and often dangerous tasks. Special forces may attack particular targets and support major operations, but canít replace the conventional forces.
Vietnam War veteran finds it hard to adapt to life back in US. Mistreatment by local police triggers his POW camp past and he flees into the woods, where he is one dangerous beast.
During World War 2 British commandos unit is parachuted into Norway in order to obtain data about German radar installations in the area. But reaching the target is only half of their problems - they have to find a way back...
A film about the construction of a bridge over the British prisoners in the Far East. The film is not realistic war movies, but rather a duel between the different ethical attitudes of people.
American officer Lieutenant Morris is assigned to British daring raid behind enemy lines with General Rommel as their target.
During civil war in Nigeria SEAL platoon is sent to infiltrate secluded area of the country to rescue a doctor, who is US citizen.
During operation in Africa SEAL team has to deal with something they did not planned - rescue mission is turning into chase after Middle East terrorists.
Jordan OíNeil could be a first woman to finish the toughest training for special forces, but behind the scenes politicians try to make use of her success or failure.
Convinced that North Korea has nuclear weapons able to attack targets in continental US Pentagon sends squad of Navy SEALs to find and destroy the rockets.
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.
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.