Alan Ladd as Canadian is the focus of this British story based on the wartime raid on the German radar station at Bruneval. The raid was a combined services operation and the 2nd Battalion of the 1st Parachute Brigade was led by Major 'John Frost' (Major Snow). An RAF radar expert, Flight Sergeant C.W.H. Cox (Sergeant Box) accompanied the raiders to tell them what to take back to England. The film was titled "Paratrooper" in the US.
Col. Mike Kirby picks two teams of crack Green Berets for a mission in South Vietnam. First off is to build and control a camp that is trying to be taken by the enemy the second mission is to kidnap a North Vietnamese General
An Interpol agent fights drug dealers in Europe and America.
During World War II, members of a British tank unit in northern Africa are captured and held prisoners by Germans.
Tezuka Osamu was a popular Mangaka who created such titles as "Mighty Atom" and "Jungle Emperor Leo," but by 1973 he is considered old-fashioned. He is in heavy debt and his company Mushi Production has gone into bankruptcy. Through all of this and with the help of friends as Taizo Kabemura, chief editor of weekly manga magazine Weekly Shōnen Champion, he is able to create manga "Black Jack," which becomes another huge hit. His career is now revived..
Deep in the African Congo, revolution rages and explosive documents have fallen into the hands of nationalist guerillas. The Red Berets are the government's only hope of retrieving papers which could change the course of the war.
Two teams of Special Forces -- one during the Persian Gulf War, the other during the Vietnam War -- must draw upon all their resourcefulness, strength and determination in these untold true stories of commando courage. First, British SAS commandos must battle bad intelligence on a mission to dismantle Scud missile launchers in Iraq. In the next segment, eight U.S. Green Berets must endure a night of enemy fire while trapped in a concrete bunker.
Liberia, a nation scarred by 14 years of brutal civil war, stands at a critical moment in its history as it heads for its second democratic election in October 2011. This election will decide the country's future course - towards peace and stability or violence and chaos. Assisting the UN peacekeeping operation is a special unit from India - an all-female police contingent. Deployed yearly since 2007, it is the first such unit to ever take part in a peacekeeping mission.
A film about the feeling of beeing under attack.
Commandos have taken part in every war in American history, from the Revolution to today. But it wasn't until World War II that these unconventional units evolved into official, structured parts of the Army. And it was left to President Kennedy to grant them their trademark berets and legitimize the "special forces." Narrated by Stacy Keach, THE GREEN BERETS is a thrilling look at these fabled fighters. Explore what is known about their missions in Vietnam fighting behind enemy lines, the true story of their extensive "black ops" remain top secret. Military historians reveal how World War II units like the Rangers and "Merrill's Marauders" showed the need for a permanent, specialized force trained to operate with minimal supervision. See footage of the Berets in training and in action, and meet with some of the men who have served with this elite force. From Vietnam to Panama and the Gulf War, this is an up-close look at THE GREEN BERETS.
Watashi-wa beretto is a promotional film for the automobile manufacturer Isuzu Jidosha directed by Nagisa Ôshima.
A documentary film of the Palestine. Showing the construction of modern infrastructure and life in the cities, depicts scenes from the holidays and work in the villages.
Little Memole also known also as Wee Wendy or Tongari Bōshi no Memoru, lit. "Memole Of The Pointed Hat", is a Japanese anime television series produced in the 1980s by Toei Animation. The series centers around a tiny girl named Memole that lands on Earth with 245 inhabitants from the planet Riruru. Memole befriends a human girl named Mariel who is ill and spends time with her. Memole also meets woodland animals and uses an owl named Bo-bo for transport.
A new breed of warrior has emerged to fight a global plague of coups, kidnappings and assassinations: the commando. Follow these international super soldiers on actual covert missions as they take on the world’s worst villains.