Artillery brings the fear to the enemy - it was the first weapon that was able to wound or kill several people at the same time. During Antiquity and Middle Ages they were used during siege of castles or cities, later they were supporting the infantry, but since World War I the artillery became a separate force that not only support other forces, but is often used to soften the enemy defence before major attacks.
The stories of generals from both sides of civil war presented in almost documentary like manner.
Texas militia men in their famous last stand in the mission of Alamo. Based on true events.
US Marines are preparing for the first offensive operation of USA in World War 2 - landing on Guadalcanal. The first night will prove them that they have just entered the hell.
Based on true events - at the beginning of World War 2 on Pacific Japanese fleet attacks small outpost on Wake Island, where US Marines prepare few surprises for the invaders.
After failed attack the French general demands the random soldiers to be killed as an example what happens to the cowards.
Depiction of the turning point of American Civil War - the famous battle of Gettysburg.
Story of a horse named Joey as he takes part in the World War I and strong bond between him and English teenager that soon will have to join the army.
After death of the czar the "sad times" begun in Russia, when several people aspired to the throne, which lead to a civil war.
Based on real events surrounding the battle that stopped the Ottoman invasion on Europe.
When Mexican General Santa Anna is marching towards Texas defenders of mission in Alamo decides to sacrifice their lives and give Texans time to prepare defence.
American offensive in Northern Africa is halted by two German naval guns hidden inside a cave capable to cover the large area with their deadly fire. Special operation aims to destroy them, but Afrika Korps is guarding the area well.