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HDFragment of an Empire (1929)

Fragment of an Empire (1929)

Fragment of an Empire (1929)
HD
IMDb: 7.3
96

Described by historian Paul Rotha as “the epitome of the Soviet propaganda film, realized with extraordinary skill of technical achievement”, Fragment of an Empire was the first important film effort…

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Genre: Drama
HDWar and Peace, Part I: Andrei Bolkonsky (1966)

War and Peace, Part I: Andrei Bolkonsky (1966)

War and Peace, Part I: Andrei Bolkonsky (1966)
HD
IMDb: 8.2
147

The first film of a four-part adaptation of Leo Tolstoy’s 1869 novel. In St. Petersburg of 1805, Pierre Bezukhov, the illegitimate son of a rich nobleman, is introduced to high…

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Genre: Drama, War
WEBHappy-Go-Lucky (1972)

Happy-Go-Lucky (1972)

Happy-Go-Lucky (1972)
WEB
IMDb: 7.5
90 min

A sadly humorous story about a Siberian tractor driver, Ivan Rastorguyev, traveling with his wife to a Black Sea resort, and about their first visit to Moscow.

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
BluRayWar and Peace (1966)

War and Peace (1966)

War and Peace (1966)
BluRay
IMDb: 8.3
100 min

A seven-hour epic adaptation of the novel by Leo Tolstoy. The love story of young Countess Natasha Rostova and Count Pierre Bezukhov is interwoven with the Great Patriotic War of…

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BluRayThey Fought for Their Motherland (1975)

They Fought for Their Motherland (1975)

They Fought for Their Motherland (1975)
BluRay
IMDb: 8.0
137 min

In July 1942, in the Second World War, the rearguard of the Russian army protects the bridgehead of the Don River against the German army while the retreating Russian troops…

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Genre: History, War
WEBStride, Soviet! (1926)

Stride, Soviet! (1926)

Stride, Soviet! (1926)
WEB
IMDb: 6.6
65 min

Commissioned by the Moscow Soviet as a documentary and information film for the citizens of Moscow prior to municipal elections, film is a tableau of Soviet life and achievements in…

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Genre: Documentary
BluRayWings of Victory (1941)

Wings of Victory (1941)

Wings of Victory (1941)
BluRay
IMDb: 6.6
89 min

The film is based on the biography of Valeri Chkalov (1904 – 1938), a Russian pilot, who set several long distance flight records. Chkalov and his co-pilots Baidukov and Belyakov…

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Genre: Drama, War
BluRayPiloti (1988)

Piloti (1988)

Piloti (1988)
BluRay
IMDb: 5.1
83 min

Genre: Drama, War
BluRayAndrei Rublev (1966)

Andrei Rublev (1966)

Andrei Rublev (1966)
BluRay
IMDb: 8.1
205 min

An expansive Russian drama, this film focuses on the life of revered religious icon painter Andrei Rublev. Drifting from place to place in a tumultuous era, the peace-seeking monk eventually…

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Genre: Drama, History
BluRayA Man from Boulevard des Capucines (1987)

A Man from Boulevard des Capucines (1987)

A Man from Boulevard des Capucines (1987)
BluRay
IMDb: 7.8
98 min

Mr Jonny First arrives to the Wild West to present the art of the Cinematograph.

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BluRayThe Ascent (1977)

The Ascent (1977)

The Ascent (1977)
BluRay
IMDb: 8.3
111 min

Two Soviet partisans leave their starving band to get supplies from a nearby farm. The Germans have reached the farm first, so the pair must go on a journey deep…

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Genre: Drama, War
BluRayMen from the Fisherman’s Village (1962)

Men from the Fisherman’s Village (1962)

Men from the Fisherman’s Village (1962)
BluRay
IMDb: 5.6
88 min

After a stormy night on the sea, a group of Estonian fishermen end up in a small coastal Finnish town. As they await the Soviet authorities to take them back…

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Genre: Drama, History
BluRayCity Zero (1989)

City Zero (1989)

City Zero (1989)
BluRay
IMDb: 7.5
103 min

An engineer in charge of the production line of a factory in Moscow is sent to a small town to try to specify the distributor the new dimensions of a…

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BluRayKino Eye (1924)

Kino Eye (1924)

Kino Eye (1924)
BluRay
IMDb: 7.2
78 min

This documentary promoting the joys of life in a Soviet village centers around the activities of the Young Pioneers. These children are constantly busy, pasting propaganda posters on walls, distributing…

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Genre: Documentary
BluRayBattleship Potemkin (1925)

Battleship Potemkin (1925)

Battleship Potemkin (1925)
BluRay
IMDb: 8.0
66 min

A dramatized account of a great Russian naval mutiny and a resultant public demonstration, showing support, which brought on a police massacre. The film had an incredible impact on the…

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Genre: Drama, History
BluRayChess Fever (1925)

Chess Fever (1925)

Chess Fever (1925)
BluRay
IMDb: 7.2
28 min

With an international chess tournament in progress, a young man becomes completely obsessed with the game. His fiancée has no interest in it, and becomes frustrated and depressed by his…

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Genre: Comedy
BluRayMother (1926)

Mother (1926)

Mother (1926)
BluRay
IMDb: 7.5
89 min

A story about a family torn apart by a worker’s strike. At first, the mother wants to protect her family from the troublemakers, but eventually she realizes that her son…

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Genre: Drama
BluRayThe End of St. Petersburg (1927)

The End of St. Petersburg (1927)

The End of St. Petersburg (1927)
BluRay
IMDb: 7.3
85 min

The End of St. Petersburg (Russian: Конец Санкт-Петербурга, translit. Konets Sankt-Peterburga) is a 1927 silent film directed by Vsevolod Pudovkin and produced by Mezhrabpom. Commissioned to commemorate the tenth anniversary…

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Genre: Drama
BluRayI Am Cuba (1964)

I Am Cuba (1964)

I Am Cuba (1964)
BluRay
IMDb: 8.2
141 min

An unabashed exercise in cinema stylistics, I Am Cuba is pro-Castro/anti-Batista rhetoric dressed up in the finest clothes. The film’s four dramatic stories take place in the final days of…

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Genre: Drama
BluRayStorm Over Asia (1928)

Storm Over Asia (1928)

Storm Over Asia (1928)
BluRay
IMDb: 7.1
74 min

In 1918 a young and simple Mongol herdsman and trapper is cheated out of a valuable fox fur by a European capitalist fur trader. Ostracized from the trading post, he…

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Genre: Drama, War
BluRayThe Steel Road (1929)

The Steel Road (1929)

The Steel Road (1929)
BluRay
IMDb: 7.1
57 min

Bold and exhilarating documentary account of the building of the Turkestan-Siberian railway, presented as a heroic triumph of Soviet progress over natural adversity.

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Genre: Documentary
BluRayEnthusiasm (1930)

Enthusiasm (1930)

Enthusiasm (1930)
BluRay
IMDb: 7.0
67 min

A lyrical documentary on the lives of Coal miners in the Donbass who are struggling to meet their production quotas under the Five Year Plan.

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Genre: Documentary
BluRayThree Songs About Lenin (1934)

Three Songs About Lenin (1934)

Three Songs About Lenin (1934)
BluRay
IMDb: 6.6
61 min

This documentary, made up of 3 episodes, is based on three songs sung by anonymous people in Soviet Russia about Vladimir Ilyich Lenin.

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Genre: Documentary
BluRayMirror (1975)

Mirror (1975)

Mirror (1975)
BluRay
IMDb: 8.1
107 min

A dying man in his forties recalls his childhood, his mother, the war and personal moments that tell of and juxtapose pivotal moments in Soviet history with daily life.

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Genre: Drama, History
BluRayIvan the Terrible, Part I (1945)

Ivan the Terrible, Part I (1945)

Ivan the Terrible, Part I (1945)
BluRay
IMDb: 7.8
95 min

Sergei Eisenstein’s final film, this is the first part of a three-part biopic of Czar Ivan Grozny, which was never completed due again to producer dissatisfaction with Eisenstein’s attempts to…

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Genre: Drama, History
BluRaySolaris (1972)

Solaris (1972)

Solaris (1972)
BluRay
IMDb: 8.1
167 min

A psychologist is sent to a space station orbiting a planet called Solaris to investigate the death of a doctor and the mental problems of cosmonauts on the station. He…

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BluRayOne Sings, the Other Doesn’t (1977)

One Sings, the Other Doesn’t (1977)

One Sings, the Other Doesn’t (1977)
BluRay
IMDb: 7.1
120 min

In this story of friendship and reproductive rights, 14 years in the relationship between two very dissimilar women are chronicled. Pauline is a middle-class city girl, at odds with her…

Genre: Drama