A Nest of Gentry
IMDb: 6.7 1969 111 min 3408 views
A stunning film adaptation by Andrei Konchalovsky of the novel of the same name by Ivan Turgenev. The story depicts life of the landed gentry in ...
The Red Tent
IMDb: 7.0 1969 158 min 5206 views
The Red Tent is a joint Soviet-Italian film directed by Mikhail Kalatozov and featuring Sean Connery and Peter Finch. As such, it’s a ...
IMDb: 7.4 1967 77 min 7647 views
Viy is generally considered the most famous Russian horror film – really one of the few in a country that has experienced far too much real ...
Gena the Crocodile
IMDb: 7.9 1969 20 min 6269 views
This is the first of four episodes in the beloved Cheburashka / Чебурашка series. In this episode, we are introduced to the series’ two main ...
IMDb: 6.8 1963 88 min 2600 views
Once upon a time “Cherry Town” was the name of a small village near Moscow. Today, however, thousands of Muscovites live there and it ...
IMDb: 7.5 1962 98 min 5287 views
Come Tomorrow tells the story of a young talented woman’s journey from the Siberian taiga to the music conservatory in Moscow. Frosya has ...
IMDb: 7.4 1967 96 min 4648 views
Brief Encounters is a beautiful rom-com by famed director, Kira Muratova. In the film, Nadia leaves her village for the big city where she meets ...
No Path Through Fire
IMDb: 7.5 1967 95 min 4075 views
No Path Through Fire is acclaimed director Gleb Panfilov’s first feature film. It tells the interesting story of a talented nurse trying to ...
Beginning of an Unknown Era
IMDb: 6.9 1967 73 min 3544 views
Two young directors adapted the short stories of two Russian authors whose works had been banned for decades, and so their film ended up in the ...
The Story of Asya Klyachina, Who Loved, But Did Not Marry
IMDb: 7.4 1966 99 min 4284 views
A pregnant young woman wants to settle down with a good-for-nothing villager but is wooed by a suitor from the city.
IMDb: 7.1 1967 145 min 10028 views
The plot of the film is the love of a married woman, Anna Karenina, and a young officer, Alexei Vronsky. Anna leaves the family in search of ...
Shine, Shine, My Star
IMDb: 7.6 1969 94 min 3738 views
This late 60s Russian films is set in 1920, just 3 years after the October revolution. Folks had the choice between red and white, revolution and ...
IMDb: 8.3 1969 11 min 14478 views
This is the first episode in the three-part Russian Winnie-the-Pooh series. In this episode, Pooh attempts to take honey from a beehive with the ...
Triumph Over Violence
IMDb: 8.2 1965 138 min 10765 views
Romm’s “Ordinary Fascism” pulls out all the stops in its selection of documentary material to draw the viewer not only into ...
War and Peace
IMDb: 8.3 1966 422 min 25331 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 ...
Welcome, or No Trespassing
IMDb: 8.1 1964 74 min 11335 views
Welcome, or No Trespassing, is a true cult classic by the amazing director, Elem Klimov, of Come and See fame. Actually, amazingly this movie was ...
In the Town of S.
IMDb: 7.1 1967 106 min 2812 views
A portrait of a Russian community in the late 19th century based on Chekhov’s stories, featuring the author as observer and narrator.
Planet of Storms
IMDb: 6.5 1962 72 min 6798 views
A game-changing Soviet sci-fi movie directed by Pavel Klushantsev. Often included in American film school curricula, the film has influenced ...
Lady with the Dog
IMDb: 7.4 1960 83 min 8703 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 New Adventures of the Elusive Avengers
IMDb: 7.2 1968 82 min 3538 views
A brilliant continuation of the saga, now in the city. The target of young patriots is a map held in the safe locker in the headquarters of ...
The Elusive Revengers
IMDb: 7.4 1966 78 min 3304 views
Dan’ka’s and Ksanka’s childhood in the village has been brutally ended when their father was killed by the White Guard officer ...
The Hyperboloid of Engineer Garin
IMDb: 6.6 1965 96 min 4190 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 ...
An Easy Life
IMDb: 7.3 1964 95 min 3317 views
After graduating from the Institute of Chemical Industry, Bochkin decides to stay in Moscow and get a job as a dry cleaning manager. Doing a lot ...
Dima Gorin’s Career
IMDb: 6.9 1961 94 min 2521 views
Dima Gorin’s Career is a touching and light tragicomedy that reveals the everyday lives of hard-working Siberians. Shot in the the ...
Barbara the Fair with the Silken Hair
IMDb: 7.3 1969 81 min 4493 views
Barbara the Fair with the Silken Hair is another fun family, fantasy film by prolific director, Aleksandr Rou. The film tells the story of Tsar ...
IMDb: 7.4 1967 110 min 7664 views
Klavdia Vavilova (Nonna Mordyukova) serves as a political officer – a Commissar – in the Red Army during the Russian Civil War. Her ...
Three Plus Two
IMDb: 7.4 1963 100 min 4286 views
In Three Plus Two, three male best friends go on an annual seaside camping trip only to have to compete over their favorite spot with two ...
Through Fire, Water and…Brass Pipes
IMDb: 7.1 1968 86 min 2893 views
Through Fire, Water and…Brass Pipes is one of acclaimed director, Alexander Rou’s charming fairy tale classics. The movie is ...
IMDb: 6.5 1964 79 min 6945 views
Father Frost is a traditional Russian fairy tale classic by director, Alexander Rou. The film tells the story of a conceited young man and a ...
The Tale of Tsar Saltan
IMDb: 7.3 1966 80 min 3384 views
A fairytale based on Alexander Pushkin novel.
IMDb: 7.1 1961 88 min 4261 views
A little girl Assol met a wizard and it has been foretold: “… it will be a fine sunny day when a beautiful ship under scarlet sail ...
IMDb: 6.7 1961 97 min 3942 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 Tale of Lost Times
IMDb: 7.2 1964 76 min 3175 views
Four evil wizards succeeded to become young by using a time stolen from lazy kids. Now these kids who became seniors must act fast if they want ...
IMDb: 8.1 1962 19 min 4294 views
This is the second silent (save for a song) slapstick comedy short about adventures of Worldly, Coward, and Fool. In a small hunting lodge three ...
A Trip without a Load
IMDb: 7.7 1963 85 min 2189 views
A young journalist Sirotkin comes to the siberian timber industry farm to write an essay about the driver-editorial Khromov. Acquainted with the ...
The Snow Maiden
IMDb: 7.1 1968 90 min 3453 views
A fairytale based on the play by Aleksandr Ostrovskiy.
Two Tickets for a Daytime Picture Show
IMDb: 6.7 1966 90 min 2338 views
Young detective investigates a complex crime starting with a two movie tickets found in the pocket of one of the criminals.
An Old, Old Tale
IMDb: 7.5 1968 90 min 2358 views
Based on the famous fairytale “The Tinderbox” by Hans Christian Andersen.
The Chief of Chukotka
IMDb: 7.4 1966 66 min 2613 views
Young patriotic young man ends up in the on Chukotka right after the civil war, where he intends to spread ideas of justice and equality among ...
Be Careful, Grandma!
IMDb: 6.8 1961 88 min 2305 views
Young Lena becomes a chief manager of a workers’ club. The problem is this club is not constructed yet and finishing it takes too much ...
IMDb: 7.0 1967 85 min 5235 views
Two children, Gerda and Kay, overcome the evil intentions of the Snow Queen with human love and a capacity to fight fear. Based on a story by ...
IMDb: 7.1 1962 82 min 6040 views
People living at the seashore town are frightened by reports about the unknown creature called “the sea devil.” Nobody knows what it ...
IMDb: 7.5 1961 84 min 5311 views
A Soviet cruise ship “Evgeni Onegin” is carrying cages with tigers and lions for a Soviet Circus. One loose monkey unlocks all cages, ...
Wedding in Malinovka
IMDb: 7.5 1967 95 min 3480 views
The movie takes place during Russia’s civil war between the Reds (Bolsheviks) and the Whites (Mensheviks). Andrejka and Yarinka are a young ...
Aladdin and His Magic Lamp
IMDb: 6.9 1967 84 min 3632 views
Aladdin’s Magic Lamp is a wonderful Soviet interpretation of a classic Arabian tale. In the gorgeous city of Agrab, the life of many people ...
The Marriage of Balzaminov
IMDb: 7.6 1964 90 min 2759 views
A funny comedy based on classic plays by A.N. Ostrovsky.
IMDb: 7.6 1962 96 min 4550 views
A young girl decides to join a Husar squadron and fight against Napoleon. Dressed as a man she has a hard time adjusting to the rude Husar life styles.
IMDb: 7.7 1967 107 min 6719 views
A woman is forced to examine the emptiness of her life in this stark drama from the Soviet Union. Lena (Yevgenya Uralova) is a woman in her late ...
The Color of Pomegranates
IMDb: 7.7 1969 80 min 16398 views
The Color of Pomegranates is a breathtaking and unforgettable masterpiece by Armenian director, Sergei Parajanov. Ostensibly, the film is a ...
IMDb: 7.3 1967 74 min 3699 views
Three interrelated stories of thwarted young love in summertime Tashkent.
The Shield and the Sword
IMDb: 8.5 1968 5470 views
The year is 1940 and Nazi Germany is at the height of its military prowess, having captured most of Europe and eyeing the Soviet Union to the ...
IMDb: 7.7 1969 85 min 5210 views
Pirosmani is a beautiful biographical film about the self-taught Georgian painter, Niko Pirosmani. Pirosmani was the founder of the artistic ...
When the Trees Were Tall
IMDb: 7.8 1961 95 min 3986 views
This piercing Soviet drama tells the story of two unfortunate strangers who, by the will of fate, become one family. Lovers of Soviet comedy will ...
Evenings on a Farm near Dikanka
IMDb: 7.8 1961 69 min 6787 views
Evenings on a Farm Near Dikanka is a fun, holiday time film adaptation of Nikolai Gogol’s story, The Night Before Christmas. Directed by ...
IMDb: 7.8 1967 10 min 4195 views
The Mitten is an award-winning stop motion animation by Roman Kachanov. A clear and simple story, this short film is all about a little girl, ...
A Summer to Remember
IMDb: 7.9 1960 80 min 3609 views
Based on the Vera Panova book about a complicated relationships between 8-years boy and his new stepfather.
The Republic of ShKID
IMDb: 7.9 1966 103 min 4466 views
The film is based on the eponymous book, written by two former street gangsters – Grigori Belykh and Leonid Panteleyev. Film is set in the ...
The Last Relic
IMDb: 7.9 1969 86 min 7660 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 ...
IMDb: 8.0 1967 118 min 2463 views
Katerina Izmailova is a filmization of Dmitry Shostakovich’s long-suppressed 1936 opera. Galina Vishnevskaya stars as Katerina, a bored ...
Walking the Streets of Moscow
IMDb: 7.9 1964 78 min 6563 views
“I Am Walking Along Moscow” aka “Ya Shagayu Po Moskve” (1963) is a charming lyrical comedy directed by Georgi Daneliya in ...