Queen of Spades
IMDb: 6.1 2016 120 min 1776 views
Queen of Spades (Дама Пик) is a modern film adaptation of the famous short story of the same name by Alexander Pushkin. Created by the great ...
Dark Planet 2: Rebellion
IMDb: 5 2009 99 min 1783 views
Dark Planet 2: Rebellion (Обитаемый остров. Схватка), also known as The Inhabited Island: Rebellion, is the exciting sequel to the popular ...
IMDb: 5.1 2008 115 min 2387 views
Dark Planet (Обитаемый остров), also known as The Inhabited Island is an excellent Russian sci-fi film based on a novel by the Strugatsky ...
IMDb: 7.3 1970 104 min 5337 views
While the deep Russian soul is in many ways immeasurable and undefinable, there are still those who can show it. Watch this beautiful rendition ...
IMDb: 6.9 1994 77 min 2601 views
Whispering Pages is an existential drama based on Russian prose of the 19th century, in particular, Dostoevsky’s Crime and Punishment. The ...
Dead Mountaineer’s Hotel
IMDb: 6.8 1979 80 min 3297 views
Dead Mountaineer’s Hotel is a 1979 Estonian sci-fi film based on the novel of the same name by the Arkady and Boris Strugatsky brothers. ...
Anna Karenina. Vronsky’s Story
IMDb: 6.1 2017 138 min 16154 views
Anna Karenina. Vronsky’s Story is an interesting new take on Leo Tolstoy’s masterpiece. Director and current chairman of Mosfilm, ...
The Dry Valley
IMDb: 6.3 2012 4971 views
The Dry Valley (Суходол) is a film adaptation of the novel of the same name by Ivan Bunin. It tells the story of a village named “Dry ...
Fate of a Man
IMDb: 8.0 1959 103 min 9628 views
The film debut of famed director, Sergei Bondarchuk, Fate of a Man tells the gripping story of a man who lost everything. Based on the book of ...
IMDb: 9 1984 4952 views
Pavel Ivanovich Chichikov plans to buy the titles to “dead souls” and use them as collateral to obtain a large loan. He comes to a small ...
Ward No. 6
IMDb: 6.3 2009 83 min 4771 views
Simultaneously nihilistic and heartening, Ward No. 6 is based on a story by Chekov, in which a psychiatric doctor becomes a patient in his own ...
War and Peace
IMDb: 8.3 1966 422 min 25247 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 2753 views
A portrait of a Russian community in the late 19th century based on Chekhov’s stories, featuring the author as observer and narrator.
IMDb: 7.3 1972 100 min 4042 views
A story based on the famous play by Anton Chekhov.
Lady with the Dog
IMDb: 7.4 1960 83 min 8634 views
Lady with the Dog is based on Anton Chekhov’s most famous short story of the same name. Two separate married holidaymakers, Dmitri Gurov and Anna ...
The Hyperboloid of Engineer Garin
IMDb: 6.6 1965 96 min 4120 views
The Hyperboloid of Engineer Garin is a rip-roaring communist, sci-fi adventure from 1965. It is based on the novel by Aleksey Tolstoy. The ...
IMDb: 6.8 1926 63 min 2619 views
Soviet film based on Nikolai Gogol stories “Nevsky Prospekt” and “The Overcoat”.
The Anna Cross
IMDb: 7.2 1954 2768 views
The Anna Cross (or Anna on the Neck) is a film adaptation of the short story of the same name by Anton Chekhov. In the story, the beautiful ...
IMDb: 6.7 1961 97 min 3887 views
Based on a semi-autobiographical novel by the great writer Leo Tolstoy, this engrossing drama is set at the turn of the 20th century and involves ...
A Hunting Accident
IMDb: 7.4 1978 105 min 5505 views
An aristocrat falls for a young woman who brings him ruin. Based on Chekhov’s story.
IMDb: 7.2 2008 110 min 4749 views
The year is 1917. We are in the Russian countryside. It is the middle of freezing winter. A pale young, newly educated doctor arrives. Having to ...
IMDb: 7.5 1926 89 min 3300 views
Mother is an early revolutionary cinema classic by famed director, Vsevolod Pudovkin. The film tells the story of a family split apart by a ...
Quiet Flows the Don
IMDb: 7.8 1957 340 min 6914 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 Dream of a Ridiculous Man
IMDb: 7.9 1992 20 min 6306 views
This phantasmagorical animated short is a superb adaptation of Fyodor Dostoevsky’s short story of the same name. A man is on the verge of ...
Crime and Punishment
IMDb: 7.9 1970 221 min 10334 views
This is truly the greatest film adaptation of Dostoevsky’s classic, Crime and Punishment, there is. Directed by Lev Kulidzhanov and ...
An Unfinished Piece for Mechanical Piano
IMDb: 8.0 1977 103 min 4965 views
At the dilapidated country estate of Anna Petrovna Voinitseva, a group of feckless Russian aristocrats whiles away a summer afternoon. ...
IMDb: 8.2 1979 162 min 35416 views
Stalker (Сталкер) is a brilliant 1979 Soviet sci-fi film directed by Andrei Tarkovsky. Loosely based on the Strugatsky Brothers’ 1972 novel, ...
They Fought for Their Country
IMDb: 8.1 1975 137 min 12816 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 ...
Come and See
IMDb: 8.2 1985 137 min 229577 views
Come and See is renowned Soviet director, Elem Klimov’s final feature film. It takes place in Belarus during WWII and ...