Tag: defeat

The 300 Spartans (1962) 6.6

The 300 Spartans (1962)

Essentially true story of how Spartan king Leonidas led an extremely small army of Greek Soldiers (300 of them his personal body guards from Sparta) to hold off an invading Persian army now thought to have numbered 250,0...

The Flash s2 e6 Enter Zoom 9.4

The Flash s2 e6 Enter Zoom

Wells wants to lure Zoom to Barry's Earth so they can deal with him. He wants Dr. Light to help them. She agrees but escapes before they can put the plan in motion, so they turn to Light's counterpart, Linda Park, to hel...

The Human Condition III: A Soldier’s Prayer-1961 8.8

The Human Condition III: A Soldier’s Prayer-1961

Part three of a trilogy. After the Japanese defeat to the Russians in the last episode, Kaji, the Japanese soldier and humanistic protagonist, leads the last remaining men through Manchuria. Intent on returning to his de...

The Beautiful Country-2004 7.4

The Beautiful Country-2004

One of the consequences of the U.S.-Viet Nam war was the children of G.I.s by their Viet Namese wives and lovers. For years, women who were involved with U.S. soldiers were social outcasts, treated as collaborators while...

Into the Storm-2009 7.1

Into the Storm-2009

Winston Churchill is named Prime Minister on the very day the Nazis launch their invasion of the low countries and France. The immediate concern is the fate of the British Expeditionary Force now trapped with their back ...

Waterloo-1970 7.3

Waterloo-1970

After defeating France and imprisoning Napoleon on Elba, ending two decades of war, Europe is shocked to find Napoleon has escaped and has caused the French Army to defect from the King back to him. The best of the Briti...