The story of English War Poet Siegfried Sassoon from WW 1 through his many affairs with gay men to his marriage with Hester to his conversion to the Catholic Church.
A bear almost kills him, & frontiersman Hugh Glass is left behind to die. He struggles to survive the winter cold & track down the man who killed his son.
A father-son team embedded with US troops in Afghanistan for 2 years interview the men as they chase after a notorious leader of the Taliban.
Buddies from Australia are sent to Gallipoli where they learn the tragic consequences of war in which lives are lost or saved unexpectedly.