The Conquest Of Siberia
IMDb: 5.9 2019 109 min 3205 views
The Conquest Of Siberia (Тобол) is a recent Russian historical movie about imperial Russia’s expansion east into Siberia. The film’s ...
IMDb: 6.6 2018 139 min 6193 views
T-34 is a recent Russian WWII movie about a group of Russian soldiers who escape from the Nazis in a T-34 tank. It’s available to stream ...
The Captivating Star of Happiness
IMDb: 7.2 1975 167 min 3438 views
The Captivating Star of Happiness is a beautiful film by ace director, Vladimir Motyl, that tells the story of the famous Decembrist ...
IMDb: 6.5 2010 115 min 7575 views
The Edge is another exciting drama from masterful director, Alexei Uchitel. The film takes place right after WWII. Ignat, a victorious but ...
His Wife’s Diary
IMDb: 7.0 2000 110 min 5357 views
His Wife’s Diary is one of the best films by Russian director, Alexei Uchitel. It tells the story of the last years of the life of the ...
IMDb: 5.2 2018 90 min 11357 views
The film is based on the true story about a Soviet KV-1 crew of a Soviet KV-1 tank, under the command of Semyon Konovalov , whom despite being ...
IMDb: 6.9 1990 200 min 5739 views
The social ferment in late 19th century Russia which led to the 1917 Russian Revolution is movingly portrayed in this lengthy historical drama, ...
IMDb: 6.7 1993 78 min 4751 views
Russian countess in 1893 has strange dreams about herself living a life as a dishwasher in 1993 Moscow after dissolution of the USSR.
Assassin of the Tsar
IMDb: 6.9 1991 104 min 4780 views
A new doctor from Moscow arrives at a provincial mental institution. His interest is the peculiarities of the psyche of a patient who believes ...
IMDb: 6.7 1986 130 min 4049 views
Praised for its fine photography and production design if not its narrative, Sergei Bondarchuk directed this adaptation of the tale by Alexander ...
Triumph Over Violence
IMDb: 8.2 1965 138 min 10764 views
Romm’s “Ordinary Fascism” pulls out all the stops in its selection of documentary material to draw the viewer not only into ...
IMDb: 7.3 1970 128 min 3693 views
After defeating France and imprisoning Napoleon on Elba, ending two decades of war, Europe is shocked to find Napoleon has escaped and has caused ...
Agony: The Life and Death of Rasputin
IMDb: 7.0 1981 151 min 11282 views
Agony is a two-part feature film about one of the most notorious personalities in Russian history, Grigory Rasputin. This beautiful and ...
The Barber of Siberia
IMDb: 7.8 1998 180 min 16586 views
Douglas is a foreign entrepreneur, who ventures to Russia in 1885 with dreams of selling a new, experimental steam-driven timber harvester in the ...
IMDb: 7.0 2007 118 min 3755 views
An examination of the Soviet slaughter of thousands of Polish officers and citizens in the Katyn forest in 1940.
Poisons or the World History of Poisoning
IMDb: 6.5 2001 106 min 2704 views
A story of an actor named Oleg whose wife has been seduced by his neighbor. As he is thoroughly convinced of her infidelity, he would like to ...
Panfilov’s 28 Men
IMDb: 6.8 2016 105 min 25052 views
This is a pretty recent Russian WWII movie well worth checking out. It’s based on the Soviet legend about a group of 28 Red Army soldiers ...
IMDb: 7.4 2002 99 min 17548 views
A French marquis wanders through a vast labyrinth of corridors, theaters and ballrooms at a reception for a Persian ambassador.
War and Peace
IMDb: 8.3 1966 422 min 25329 views
War and Peace (Война и мир / Voyna i mir) is a historical epic shot between 1961-1967 and released over 1965–67. This Soviet movie, co-written ...
In the Town of S.
IMDb: 7.1 1967 106 min 2811 views
A portrait of a Russian community in the late 19th century based on Chekhov’s stories, featuring the author as observer and narrator.
Yaroslav. A Thousand Years Ago
IMDb: 5.1 2010 103 min 1613 views
Young Russian Prince Yaroslav fights the robbers, tribes and the invaders. He is the first to unite Russian lands and to create the original ...
The Youth of Maxim
IMDb: 6.7 1935 90 min 2731 views
A 1935 USA trade-paper reviewer called it… “an impressive and technically outstanding historical drama dealing with czarist terrorism ...
The Murder of General Gryaznov
IMDb: 5.9 1921 50 min 2117 views
Revolutionary uprising of Georgian laborers in 1905.
IMDb: 6.9 1941 100 min 2642 views
Primarily a biographical documentary about the military career of Alexander Vasilvich Suvorov, who was Field Marshal of the armies of Catherine ...
IMDb: 6.6 1940 90 min 4007 views
My Universities (Moi universiteti) is the last installment of Russian director Mark Donskoy’s “Maxim Gorki” trilogy. Having ...
The New Babylon
IMDb: 7.4 1929 120 min 2396 views
In the early days of the industrial revolution, a young shop worker falls in love with a soldier before he goes off to war.
Minin and Pozharsky
IMDb: 7.0 1939 110 min 2531 views
Minin and Pozharsky is a historical epic created by rock stars of the Soviet cultural establishment. The creator of the story, Viktor Shklovsky, ...
IMDb: 7.3 1934 93 min 5635 views
Chapaev (Чапаев) is known as one of the finest cinematic works of the Socialist Realism movement. Based on a real life Red Army commander, ...
The Youth of Peter
IMDb: 7.0 1980 140 min 3516 views
The Youth of Peter is an epic film adaptation of Alexei Tolstoy’s novel, Peter the First. It tells the story of the rise of Russia’s first ...
The Fall of Berlin
IMDb: 6.9 1945 70 min 5247 views
The Fall of Berlin is a 1945 documentary film directed by Yuli Raizman. It is made up of collection of Soviet footage from Red Army ...
The Rider Named Death
IMDb: 6.2 2004 106 min 3707 views
In pre-Soviet Russia, Boris Savinkov leads a terrorist faction of Socialist-Revolutionary Party members responsible for the deaths of governors ...
Miles of Fire
IMDb: 6.1 1957 85 min 2979 views
Civil War. Southern steppes of Russia. Circumstances bring together various people: the Chekist, professor, actor, nurse and White Guard officer ...
IMDb: 6.8 2008 123 min 17122 views
Admiral (Адмиралъ) is a Russian historical biopic film about the one-time leader of the White Russians, Alexander Kolchak. The film is directed ...
Fortress of War
IMDb: 7.5 2010 138 min 11847 views
A war drama set during the Nazi invasion of the Soviet Union in June 1941, in which Russian troops held on to a border stronghold for nine days. ...
Heroes of Shipka
IMDb: 7.0 1954 123 min 4023 views
Heroes of Shipka was the first solo effort for Soviet director Sergei Vasilyev, who had previously collaborated with his late brother Georgi. As ...
IMDb: 6.2 1936 83 min 2358 views
A film based on works and biography of the Ukrainian poet Taras Shevchenko (1814 – 1861).
IMDb: 7.2 1918 112 min 3126 views
The story of Prince Stepán Kasátsky discovering his fiancée was the mistress of the Czar, so he then becomes a monk.
Ivan the Terrible, Part I
IMDb: 7.7 1945 99 min 10582 views
Ivan the Terrible was Sergei Eisenstein’s final film, created as the Soviet Union was being overrun by Nazi Germany. This biopic is a ...
IMDb: 7.1 2005 139 min 8751 views
9th Company is one of the most well known modern Russian movies. The film tells the story of a young group of Soviet soldiers who fight for their ...
Que Viva Mexico!
IMDb: 7.6 1931 85 min 3890 views
¡Qué viva México! is an attempt by the director, Grigory Aleksandrov, to recreate an unfinished documentary film that he filmed in Mexico in 1931 ...
Russian Jews. Part Three. After 1948.
IMDb: 7.7 2017 126 min 3002 views
Third movie in series
The Color of Pomegranates
IMDb: 7.7 1969 80 min 16394 views
The Color of Pomegranates is a breathtaking and unforgettable masterpiece by Armenian director, Sergei Parajanov. Ostensibly, the film is a ...
IMDb: 7.7 1938 109 min 5443 views
Alexander Nevsky (Александр Невский) is a 1938 Soviet classic directed by Sergei Eisenstein. The film depicts famed Russian historical figure, ...
Russian Jews. Part One. Before Revolution.
IMDb: 7.8 2016 86 min 4010 views
The history of Jewish people in Russia up until the 1917 revolution.
Quiet Flows the Don
IMDb: 7.8 1957 340 min 7010 views
Quiet Flows the Don (Тихий Дон / Tikhiy Don) is an epic 1957 Soviet film directed by Sergei Gerasimov. Split into three parts, the film is based ...
The Last Relic
IMDb: 7.9 1969 86 min 7658 views
The Last Relic (Viimne reliikvia) is a 1969 Estonian film based on a historical novel by Eduard Bornhöhe. The film was extremely popular when it ...
Days of the Turbins
IMDb: 7.9 1976 223 min 4122 views
Masterfully done re-telling of Bulgakov’s brilliant play (itself a version of the novel, “White Guard”), “Days of the ...
IMDb: 8.0 1926 75 min 8593 views
Battleship Potemkin (Броненосец «Потёмкин» / Bronenosets Potyomkin) is a 1925 Soviet film directed by Sergei Eisenstein. It is widely considered ...
IMDb: 8.0 1970 196 min 4313 views
The film is about a group of people who in other times wouldn’t have anything in common, some of them innocent bystanders, some moral ...
IMDb: 8.1 1979 275 min 9162 views
The evolution of a nation during six decades of turbulent history is dramatized via two families from opposing classes.
They Fought for Their Country
IMDb: 8.1 1975 137 min 12898 views
Sergei Bondarchuk’s They Fought for Their Country has often been called the best film about WWII. In the summer of 1942, the Soviet Union ...
IMDb: 8.1 1975 106 min 23565 views
Mirror (Зеркало) is one the most beautiful movies by acclaimed arthouse director, Andrei Tarkovsky. This semi-autobiographical film describes the ...
Come and See
IMDb: 8.2 1985 137 min 229697 views
Come and See is renowned Soviet director, Elem Klimov’s final feature film. It takes place in Belarus during WWII and ...
IMDb: 8.2 1966 183 min 20120 views
Andrei Rublev (Андрей Рублёв) is Andrei Tarkovsky‘s second feature film. It is based on the life and times of 15th-century icon painter, ...
The Dawns Here Are Quiet
IMDb: 8.3 1972 188 min 12558 views
The Dawns Here Are Quiet (А зори здесь тихие / A zori zdes tikhie) is a 1972 Soviet film directed by Stanislav Rostotsky. It is based on the 1969 ...