Paratroopers are different from the rest of the army - usually they canít count on artillery support, tanks support, they are alone in the middle of the enemy territory.
The real events that took place before and during D-Day.
Operation Market-Garden, the daring plan of General Montgomery to break into Germany with help of paratroopers goes wrong. Based on real events.
Small unit of commandos is dropped in the Alps, where they have to infiltrate the castle on the top of a mountain. Their mission seems to be impossible to fulfil, but British intelligence selected their best men for the job.
British commandos unit on the mission in Norway to gather informations about German radar installations. Story based on real events that involved famous author Ian Fleming.
Two incompetent agents are sent on secret mission near Soviet Union borders, but their natural incompetence suddenly changes the character of the mission.
Hitler plans to finally defeat Yugoslavian partisans - by the paratroopers attack on their headquarters. Based on real events.
American navy commander gets the chance to prove his worth by preparing the attack on the Japanese-held islands.