First Squad is set during the opening days of World War II on the Eastern Front. Its main cast are a group of Soviet teenagers with extraordinary abilities; the teenagers have been drafted to form a special unit to fight the invading German army. They are opposed by a Schutzstaffel (SS) officer who is attempting to raise from the dead a supernatural army of crusaders from the 12th-century Order of the Sacred Cross and enlist them in the Nazi cause.
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: May 13, 2009
Producers: Studio 4°C, Anchor Bay Films
Duration: 1 hr. 13 min.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)