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1. Admiral (2008)

Not Rated | 124 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.9
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The story of admiral Aleksandr Kolchak who remained faithful to his oath to the Russian Emperor and fought against the Bolshevik rule after the 1917 October Revolution.

Director: Andrey Kravchuk | Stars: Konstantin Khabenskiy, Elizaveta Boyarskaya, Sergey Bezrukov, Vladislav Vetrov

Votes: 6,705

2. The Italian (2005)

PG-13 | 90 min | Drama

7.6
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74 Metascore

Set in 2002, an abandoned 5-year-old boy living in a rundown orphanage in a small Russian village is adopted by an Italian family.

Director: Andrey Kravchuk | Stars: Nikolay Spiridonov, Mariya Kuznetsova, Nikolay Reutov, Yuriy Itskov

Votes: 2,888 | Gross: $0.55M

3. Kak ya provel etim letom (2010)

Not Rated | 130 min | Drama

7.0
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74 Metascore

A polar station on a desolate island in the Arctic Ocean. Sergei, a seasoned meteorologist, and Pavel, a recent college graduate, are spending months in complete isolation on the once ... See full summary »

Director: Aleksey Popogrebskiy | Stars: Grigoriy Dobrygin, Sergey Puskepalis, Igor Chernevich, Artyom Tsukanov

Votes: 5,768 | Gross: $0.01M

4. The Thief (1997)

R | 96 min | Crime, Drama

7.7
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A woman meets a man who isn't the right man for her - but she hasn't realised it yet...

Director: Pavel Chukhray | Stars: Vladimir Mashkov, Yekaterina Rednikova, Mikhail Filipchuk, Dima Chigaryov

Votes: 4,212 | Gross: $1.13M

5. Vremya zhatvy (2004)

67 min | Drama

6.9
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Winner of a Golden Plaque award at the Chicago International Film Festival "for its complex and poetic evocation of an ambiguous period in Soviet history," Marina Razbezhkina's debut film ... See full summary »

Director: Marina Razbezhkina | Stars: Lyudmila Motornaya, Vyacheslav Batrakov, Dmitri Yakovlev, Dmitri Yermakov

Votes: 182

6. The Return (2003)

Not Rated | 105 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

8.0
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82 Metascore

In the Russian wilderness, two brothers face a range of new, conflicting emotions when their father - a man they know only through a single photograph - resurfaces.

Director: Andrey Zvyagintsev | Stars: Vladimir Garin, Ivan Dobronravov, Konstantin Lavronenko, Nataliya Vdovina

Votes: 35,171 | Gross: $0.50M

7. Ostrov (2006)

PG-13 | 112 min | Drama

8.0
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Somewhere in Northern Russia in a small Russian Orthodox monastery lives an unusual man whose bizarre conduct confuses his fellow monks, while others who visit the island believe that the man has the power to heal, exorcise demons and foretell the future.

Director: Pavel Lungin | Stars: Pyotr Mamonov, Viktor Sukhorukov, Dmitriy Dyuzhev, Yuriy Kuznetsov

Votes: 9,360

8. A Cruel Romance (1984)

142 min | Drama, Romance

8.1
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Cinematographic adaptation of classical Russian play "Dowry-less" by A. Ostrovsky. Noble but poor widow seeks to arrange marriage for her three daughters. She maintains "open house" or ... See full summary »

Director: Eldar Ryazanov | Stars: Alisa Freyndlikh, Larisa Guzeeva, Nikita Mikhalkov, Andrey Myagkov

Votes: 2,609

9. A zori zdes tikhie (1972)

PG-13 | 188 min | Drama, History, War

8.3
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During WWII in a small village outpost, a commander has his troop replaced by an all female unit. As they finally begin to appreciate one another, German paratroopers are spotted nearby and the realities of war emerge.

Director: Stanislav Rostotskiy | Stars: Andrey Martynov, Irina Dolganova, Elena Drapeko, Ekaterina Markova

Votes: 2,746

10. Vse umrut, a ya ostanus (2008)

80 min | Drama

6.6
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One Monday morning Katya, Vika and Zhanna learn that there will be a school disco, their first disco, on the coming Saturday night. The girls feverishly start preparing for the event, which... See full summary »

Director: Valeriya Gay Germanika | Stars: Polina Filonenko, Agniya Kuznetsova, Olga Shuvalova, Yuliya Aleksandrova

Votes: 1,769

11. Pokhoronite menya za plintusom (2009)

PG-13 | 117 min | Drama

7.1
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A small child is trapped in a tug-of-war battle between his frivolous, but loving mother and an emotionally abusive neurotic grandmother, who wants to "shelter" her beloved grandson at all cost.

Director: Sergey Snezhkin | Stars: Svetlana Kryuchkova, Aleksey Petrenko, Mariya Shukshina, Konstantin Vorobyov

Votes: 861

12. Koktebel (2003)

Not Rated | 100 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

7.0
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A widowed aeronautics engineer, who has lost his job, travels with his son hopping freight trains from Moscow to Koktebel, a town by the Black Sea, to start a new life with the father's ... See full summary »

Directors: Boris Khlebnikov, Aleksey Popogrebskiy | Stars: Gleb Puskepalis, Igor Chernevich, Evgeniy Sytyy, Vera Sandrykina

Votes: 1,550

13. Brother (1997)

99 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

8.0
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An ex-soldier with a personal honor code enters the family crime business in St. Petersburg, Russia.

Director: Aleksey Balabanov | Stars: Sergey Bodrov, Viktor Sukhorukov, Svetlana Pismichenko, Mariya Zhukova

Votes: 12,389

14. Vsadnik po imeni Smert (2004)

Not Rated | 106 min | Drama

6.3
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48 Metascore

In pre-Soviet Russia, Boris Savinkov leads a terrorist faction of Socialist-Revolutionary Party members responsible for the deaths of governors and ministers.

Director: Karen Shakhnazarov | Stars: Andrey Panin, Kseniya Rappoport, Artyom Semakin, Rostislav Bershauer

Votes: 307 | Gross: $0.00M

15. Solntse (2005)

Not Rated | 110 min | Drama, History

7.4
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85 Metascore

Third part in Aleksandr Sokurov's quadrilogy of Power, following Moloch (1999) and Taurus (2001), focuses on Japanese Emperor Hirohito and Japan's defeat in World War II when he is finally confronted by General Douglas MacArthur who offers him to accept a diplomatic defeat for survival.

Director: Aleksandr Sokurov | Stars: Issei Ogata, Robert Dawson, Kaori Momoi, Shirô Sano

Votes: 2,321 | Gross: $0.08M

16. House of Fools (2002)

R | 104 min | Drama, Music, Romance

7.2
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52 Metascore

In the midst of the Chechen War, a remote psychiatric institution is left without staff leaving the patients to fend for themselves. Based on a true story.

Director: Andrey Konchalovskiy | Stars: Yuliya Vysotskaya, Sultan Islamov, Bryan Adams, Evgeniy Mironov

Votes: 2,436 | Gross: $0.06M

17. Mother and Son (1997)

73 min | Drama

7.6
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A slow and poignant story of love and patience told via a dying mother nursed by her devoted son. The simple narrative is a thread woven among the deeply spiritual images of the countryside... See full summary »

Director: Aleksandr Sokurov | Stars: Aleksei Ananishnov, Gudrun Geyer

Votes: 3,181

18. Come and See (1985)

Not Rated | 142 min | Drama, War

8.2
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After finding an old rifle, a young boy joins the Soviet resistance movement against ruthless German forces and experiences the horrors of World War II.

Director: Elem Klimov | Stars: Aleksey Kravchenko, Olga Mironova, Liubomiras Laucevicius, Vladas Bagdonas

Votes: 33,999

19. Aleksandra (2007)

Not Rated | 95 min | Drama, War

7.0
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85 Metascore

An elderly woman takes a train trip to visit her grandson at his army camp inside Chechnya.

Director: Aleksandr Sokurov | Stars: Galina Vishnevskaya, Vasily Shevtsov, Raisa Gichaeva, Andrei Bogdanov

Votes: 2,323

20. Zolotye roga (1973)

74 min | Family, Fantasy

7.0
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A long time ago a splendid deer with golden antlers lived in the woods, always protecting the poor and weak and disdaining evil. In a little village nearby the woods widow Yevdokya lived ... See full summary »

Directors: Viktor Makarov, Aleksandr Rou | Stars: Georgiy Millyar, Aleksei Smirnov, Raisa Ryazanova, Volodya Belov

Votes: 262

21. Mongol: The Rise of Genghis Khan (2007)

R | 126 min | Action, Adventure, Biography

7.3
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74 Metascore

The story recounts the early life of Genghis Khan who was a slave before going on to conquer half the world in 1206.

Director: Sergei Bodrov | Stars: Tadanobu Asano, Amadu Mamadakov, Khulan Chuluun, Honglei Sun

Votes: 40,237 | Gross: $5.70M

22. 12 (2007)

PG-13 | 159 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.7
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72 Metascore

Twelve jurors must decide the fate of a Chechen adolescent charged with murdering his stepfather.

Director: Nikita Mikhalkov | Stars: Sergey Makovetskiy, Sergey Garmash, Apti Magamaev, Nikita Mikhalkov

Votes: 12,553 | Gross: $0.13M

23. Pop (2009)

130 min | Drama, History, War

7.1
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Father Alexander is trying to maintain peaceful life for his church amidst the Nazi occupation during WWII.

Director: Vladimir Khotinenko | Stars: Sergey Makovetskiy, Nina Usatova, Elizaveta Arzamasova, Kirill Pletnyov

Votes: 1,045

24. Viy (2014)

Not Rated | 127 min | Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery

5.3
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An 18th century English cartographer, Jonathan Green, sets out on a journey to map the uncharted lands of Transylvania, only to discover the dark secrets and dangerous creatures hidden in a cursed, fantastical Romanian forest.

Director: Oleg Stepchenko | Stars: Jason Flemyng, Andrey Smolyakov, Aleksey Chadov, Agniya Ditkovskite

Votes: 3,882 | Gross: $34.59M

25. Dikoe pole (2008)

108 min | Drama

7.2
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A young doctor relocates to a remote region of central Asia, thinking his fiancee soon will join him ...

Director: Mikheil Kalatozishvili | Stars: Oleg Dolin, Roman Madyanov, Yuriy Stepanov, Aleksandr Korshunov

Votes: 535

26. Baksy (2008)

87 min | Drama, Fantasy

6.9
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Aidai the baksy, or witch doctor, lives in the mountains and helps people. She uses mysterious actions to cure the sick and to give infertile couples children. As capitalist forces begin to... See full summary »

Director: Gulshat Omarova | Stars: Neisipkul Omarbekova, Farkhad Amankulov, Almat Ayanov, Tolepbergen Baisakalov

Votes: 189

27. Revizor (1996)

100 min | Comedy

6.6
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This is a new screen adaptation of the famous satirical play «The Inspector General» («Revizor») by Nikolay Gogol, and it was Alexander Pushkin who gave the idea of the plot. The events ... See full summary »

Director: Sergey Gazarov | Stars: Nikita Mikhalkov, Marina Neyolova, Anna Mikhalkova, Zinoviy Gerdt

Votes: 141

28. Schizo (2004)

86 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

7.3
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64 Metascore

Shiza is the nickname of a 15-year-old boy. Money, power, and women - he has none of these, yet, in his young life. But, he does have the illegal, underground circuit of bare-knuckle ... See full summary »

Director: Gulshat Omarova | Stars: Oldzhas Nusupbayev, Olga Landina, Eduard Tabishev, Viktor Sukhorukov

Votes: 922 | Gross: $0.05M

29. Seventh Son (I) (2014)

PG-13 | 102 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

5.5
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30 Metascore

When Mother Malkin, the queen of evil witches, escapes the pit she was imprisoned in by professional monster hunter Spook decades ago and kills his apprentice, he recruits young Tom, the seventh son of the seventh son, to help him.

Director: Sergei Bodrov | Stars: Ben Barnes, Julianne Moore, Jeff Bridges, Alicia Vikander

Votes: 62,846 | Gross: $17.22M

30. Nomad: The Warrior (2005)

R | 112 min | Drama, History, War

6.0
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49 Metascore

An historical epic set in 18th-century Kazakhstan, where a young man is destined to unite the country's three warring tribes.

Directors: Sergei Bodrov, Ivan Passer | Stars: Kuno Becker, Jason Scott Lee, Jay Hernandez, Zhansaya Saparkhanova

Votes: 3,462 | Gross: $0.08M

31. Faust (III) (2011)

Not Rated | 140 min | Drama, Fantasy, Mystery

6.7
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65 Metascore

A despairing scholar sells his soul to Satan in exchange for one night with a beautiful young woman.

Director: Aleksandr Sokurov | Stars: Johannes Zeiler, Anton Adasinsky, Isolda Dychauk, Georg Friedrich

Votes: 4,457 | Gross: $0.06M

32. Nochnoy dozor (2004)

R | 114 min | Action, Fantasy, Horror

6.5
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58 Metascore

A fantasy-thriller set in present-day Moscow where the respective forces that control daytime and nighttime do battle.

Director: Timur Bekmambetov | Stars: Konstantin Khabenskiy, Vladimir Menshov, Mariya Poroshina, Valeriy Zolotukhin

Votes: 49,294 | Gross: $1.49M

33. Fortress of War (2010)

138 min | Action, Drama, History

7.5
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A war drama set during the Nazi invasion of the Soviet Union in June 1941, in which Soviet troops held on to a border stronghold for nine days.

Director: Aleksandr Kott | Stars: Aleksey Kopashov, Andrey Merzlikin, Pavel Derevyanko, Aleksandr Korshunov

Votes: 7,285

34. Dnevnoy dozor (2006)

R | 132 min | Action, Fantasy, Horror

6.5
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59 Metascore

A man who serves in the war between the forces of Light and Dark comes into possession of a device that can restore life to Moscow, which was nearly destroyed by an apocalyptic event.

Director: Timur Bekmambetov | Stars: Konstantin Khabenskiy, Mariya Poroshina, Vladimir Menshov, Galina Tyunina

Votes: 31,237 | Gross: $0.45M

35. Kray (2010)

124 min | Adventure, Drama, History

6.5
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In 1945, Soviet war hero Ignat is sent to work as a locomotive mechanic in a Siberian labor camp where he meets an assortment of Germans and Russians.

Director: Aleksey Uchitel | Stars: Vladimir Mashkov, Anjorka Strechel, Yuliya Peresild, Sergey Garmash

Votes: 2,590

36. Captivity (2007)

R | 96 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

4.7
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24 Metascore

A man and a woman awaken to find themselves trapped in a cellar. As their kidnapper drives them mad, the truth about their horrific abduction is revealed.

Director: Roland Joffé | Stars: Elisha Cuthbert, Daniel Gillies, Pruitt Taylor Vince, Michael Harney

Votes: 21,365 | Gross: $2.63M

37. 9th Company (2005)

R | 139 min | Action, Drama, History

7.2
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Young Soviet Army recruits are stuck in the bloody war in Afghanistan, that was started by politicians.

Director: Fedor Bondarchuk | Stars: Artur Smolyaninov, Aleksey Chadov, Konstantin Kryukov, Ivan Kokorin

Votes: 17,770

38. 4 (2004)

Not Rated | 126 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

6.7
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72 Metascore

Meat merchant Oleg, prostitute Marina, and piano tuner "simply Volodya" drop into an all-night bar in Moscow, where they are served by a narcoleptic bartender (three plus one is four) while... See full summary »

Director: Ilya Khrzhanovskiy | Stars: Yuriy Laguta, Marina Vovchenko, Sergey Shnurov, Andrei Kudriashov

Votes: 1,815

39. Novaya Zemlya (2008)

119 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

6.8
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The year is 2013 and, with the abolition of the death penalty, prisons are overflowing across the globe presenting a major problem for the authorities. The solution is to ship a consignment... See full summary »

Director: Aleksandr Melnik | Stars: Konstantin Lavronenko, Andrey Feskov, Marat Basharov, Pavel Sborshchikov

Votes: 1,463

40. Crime and Punishment (2002)

126 min | Drama

6.3
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A modern day adaptation of Dostoyevsky's classic novel about a young student who is forever haunted by the murder he has committed.

Director: Menahem Golan | Stars: Crispin Glover, Vanessa Redgrave, John Hurt, Margot Kidder

Votes: 567

41. Blizhniy Boy: The Ultimate Fighter (2007)

105 min | Action

6.6
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The son of a rich businessman who has ties with the Russian mob. But the mob sets up his family and forced the young guy at fighting in martial arts tournament.

Director: Erken Ialgashev | Stars: Cung Le, David Carradine, Eric Roberts, Gary Busey

Votes: 196

42. Brigada: Naslednik (2012)

120 min | Action

3.0
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Ivan is a typical modern young man of 18. His father disappeared 10 years ago. Trying to shake off the pursuing enemies of their father, Belov's wife and daughter changed their names and ... See full summary »

Director: Denis Alekseev | Stars: Ivan Makarevich, Ekaterina Guseva, Kirill Nagiev, Yuriy Chursin

Votes: 813

43. Ballada o bombere (2011 Video)

181 min | Action, Drama, War

6.9
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The Bomber (2011) / (Russian language title: Ballada o Bombere) Storyline During World War II, a soviet aircraft crashes on Nazi-occupied territory. But the pilot Grivtsov and his beloved ... See full summary »

Director: Vitaliy Vorobyov | Stars: Nikita Efremov, Ekaterina Astakhova, Aleksandr Davydov, Vladislav Abashin

Votes: 463

44. Tycoon: A New Russian (2002)

123 min | Crime, Drama

6.8
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49 Metascore

During the Gorbachev years, Platon Makovski and his four buddies are university students who jump on the private capitalism movement. Fast-forward 20 years, Platon finds himself the richest... See full summary »

Director: Pavel Lungin | Stars: Vladimir Mashkov, Mariya Mironova, Andrey Krasko, Levani

Votes: 1,697 | Gross: $0.12M

45. Kod apokalipsisa (2007)

106 min | Action, Adventure

4.7
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Terrorist Jaffad Ben Zayidi steals four nuclear bombs from a sunken American submarine and hides them in four major cities throughout the world. The charges can be activated by an 11-digit ... See full summary »

Director: Vadim Shmelev | Stars: Anastasiya Zavorotnyuk, Vincent Perez, Vladimir Menshov, Oskar Kuchera

Votes: 1,107

46. Siberiade (1979)

206 min | Drama, History, Romance

8.2
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The story about a very small god-forgotten village in Siberia reflects the history of Russia from the beginning of the century till early 80s. Three generations try to find the land of ... See full summary »

Director: Andrey Konchalovskiy | Stars: Nikita Mikhalkov, Vitali Solomin, Sergey Shakurov, Natalya Andreychenko

Votes: 1,576

47. Valentina (1981)

100 min | Drama

7.3
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Director: Gleb Panfilov | Stars: Rodion Nahapetov, Inna Churikova, Yuri Grebenshchikov, Sergey Koltakov

Votes: 87

48. Poslednyaya okhota (1980)

81 min | Action, Adventure

6.8
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Director: Igor Sheshukov | Stars: Yuriy Bogatyryov, Oleg Borisov, Nikolay Grinko, Maksim Munzuk

Votes: 17

49. Predvaritelnoye rassledovaniye (1978)

94 min | Crime

6.2
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Director: Andrei Razumovsky | Stars: Valeriy Zolotukhin, Yuriy Nazarov, Nadezhda Repina, Vladimir Gostyukhin

Votes: 12

50. Elena (2011)

Not Rated | 109 min | Drama

7.3
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87 Metascore

When a sudden illness and an unexpected reunion threaten dutiful housewife Elena's potential inheritance, she must hatch a desperate plan ...

Director: Andrey Zvyagintsev | Stars: Nadezhda Markina, Andrey Smirnov, Aleksey Rozin, Elena Lyadova

Votes: 10,028 | Gross: $0.02M

51. The Banishment (2007)

157 min | Drama

7.7
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59 Metascore

A trip to the pastoral countryside reveals a dark, sinister reality for a family from the city.

Director: Andrey Zvyagintsev | Stars: Konstantin Lavronenko, Maria Bonnevie, Aleksandr Baluev, Dmitriy Ulyanov

Votes: 5,721

52. Burnt by the Sun 2 (2010)

181 min | Drama, War

4.1
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Epic film about WWII, a sequel to Burnt by the Sun (1994). Evil Stalin is terrorizing people of Russia while the Nazis are advancing. Russian officer Kotov, who miraculously survived the ... See full summary »

Director: Nikita Mikhalkov | Stars: Nikita Mikhalkov, Oleg Menshikov, Nadezhda Mikhalkova, Sergey Makovetskiy

Votes: 3,704

53. Stalker (1979)

Not Rated | 162 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

8.1
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A guide leads two men through an area known as the Zone to find a room that grants wishes.

Director: Andrei Tarkovsky | Stars: Alisa Freyndlikh, Aleksandr Kaydanovskiy, Anatoliy Solonitsyn, Nikolay Grinko

Votes: 82,688 | Gross: $0.23M

54. The Ascent (1977)

111 min | Drama, War

8.3
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In a freezing cold World War II winter, two pro-Soviet partisans - Sotnikov and Rybak - head off to find food for themselves and their compatriots. They find a goat at the home of a German ... See full summary »

Director: Larisa Shepitko | Stars: Boris Plotnikov, Vladimir Gostyukhin, Sergey Yakovlev, Lyudmila Polyakova

Votes: 4,528

55. Ivan's Childhood (1962)

Not Rated | 84 min | Drama, War

8.1
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In WW2, twelve year old Soviet orphan Ivan Bondarev works for the Soviet army as a scout behind the German lines and strikes a friendship with three sympathetic Soviet officers.

Directors: Andrei Tarkovsky, Eduard Abalov | Stars: Nikolay Burlyaev, Valentin Zubkov, Evgeniy Zharikov, Stepan Krylov

Votes: 22,658

56. Otets i syn (2003)

Unrated | 97 min | Drama

6.7
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64 Metascore

A father and his son live together in a roof-top apartment. They have lived alone for years in their own private world, full of memories and daily rites. Sometimes they seem like brothers. ... See full summary »

Director: Aleksandr Sokurov | Stars: Andrei Shchetinin, Aleksei Neymyshev, Aleksandr Razbash, Fyodor Lavrov

Votes: 2,153 | Gross: $0.04M

57. Leningrad (2009)

R | 110 min | Drama, War

6.1
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When in 1941 Nazi Germany invaded the Soviet Union, their troops quickly besieged Leningrad. Foreign journalists are evacuated but one of them, Kate Davies, is presumed dead and misses the ... See full summary »

Director: Aleksandr Buravskiy | Stars: Mira Sorvino, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Olga Sutulova, Gabriel Byrne

Votes: 4,020

58. Svolochi (2006)

97 min | Action, Drama, War

6.1
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A "Hitlerjugend" kind of story, set in the Soviet Union during the Second World War, based on a fictitious story from the eponymous book by Vladimir Kunin. The Red Army has a gang of ... See full summary »

Director: Aleksandr Atanesyan | Stars: Andrey Panin, Andrey Krasko, Aleksandr Golovin, Sergei Rychenkov

Votes: 2,805

59. Svoi (2004)

111 min | Action, Drama, War

7.7
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It is August 1941. With the battle line far away in the east, three soldiers who have managed to escape from captivity find it difficult to hide: the territory is occupied by the enemy. The... See full summary »

Director: Dmitriy Meskhiev | Stars: Konstantin Khabenskiy, Sergey Garmash, Ben Perino, Mikhail Evlanov

Votes: 1,087

60. Blizkiy vrag (2010)

98 min | Crime

5.5
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Director: Aleksandr Atanesyan | Stars: Nikolay Dobrynin, Dmitriy Dyuzhev, Aleksandr Golovin, Sergey Grekov

Votes: 138

61. Montana (2008)

Drama

5.3
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Director: Aleksandr Atanesyan | Stars: Oleg Taktarov, Igor Mirkurbanov, Scarlett McAlister, Nolan Gould

Votes: 175

62. Yurev den (2008)

137 min | Drama, Mystery

7.0
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A mother loses her son during a winter visit to a remote town.

Director: Kirill Serebrennikov | Stars: Kseniya Rappoport, Roman Shmakov, Yevgeniya Kuznetsova, Sergey Sosnovskiy

Votes: 485

63. Sibir. Monamur (2011)

102 min | Drama

7.7
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Siberia. Late autumn. In taiga, in the deserted village there lives an old man Ivan & his seven-year-old grandson Leshia. A pack of feral dogs devours everything alive in the neighborhood. ... See full summary »

Director: Vyacheslav Ross | Stars: Pyotr Zaychenko, Mikhail Protsko, Sergey Novikov, Lidiya Bayrashevskaya

Votes: 1,728

64. Dom (III) (2011)

127 min | Drama

7.5
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Compromising family secrets arise when a whole Russian family have their holidays interrupted.

Director: Oleg Pogodin | Stars: Sergey Garmash, Bogdan Stupka, Yekaterina Rednikova, Vladimir Epifantsev

Votes: 970

65. Volchok (2009)

88 min | Drama

7.2
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There are two of them: a mother and a girl. They have no names. And they are in a constant run. The mother runs away from the daughter in an attempt to start new life, and the girl runs ... See full summary »

Director: Vasiliy Sigarev | Stars: Polina Pluchek, Yana Troyanova, Veronika Lysakova, Marina Gapchenko

Votes: 780

66. Papa (2004)

94 min | Drama

7.6
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Based on A. Galych's play "Matrosskaya Tishina", "Papa" tells a story of a Jewish father who dreamed of seeing his son perform on a stage in front of huge audiences, he dreamed of seeing ... See full summary »

Director: Vladimir Mashkov | Stars: Vladimir Mashkov, Egor Beroev, Andrei Rozendent, Olga Krasko

Votes: 693

67. Igla Remix (2010)

87 min | Drama, Thriller

5.3
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Director: Rashid Nugmanov | Stars: Viktor Tsoy, Aleksandr Bashirov, Pyotr Mamonov, Marina Smirnova

Votes: 139

68. [Anti]killer (2002)

114 min | Action, Crime

5.6
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Former criminal investigator, Major Korenev, nicknamed Fox is released from prison. He has been detained there as a result of planted incriminating evidence of unlawful investigation ... See full summary »

Director: Egor Konchalovskiy | Stars: Yuriy Kutsenko, Mikhail Ulyanov, Sergey Shakurov, Aleksandr Baluev

Votes: 1,359

69. At Home Among Strangers, a Stranger Among His Own (1974)

97 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.7
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Set during the Civil War between the Reds and the Whites that followed the 1917 revolution in Russia

Director: Nikita Mikhalkov | Stars: Yuriy Bogatyryov, Nikita Mikhalkov, Sergey Shakurov, Aleksandr Kalyagin

Votes: 2,145

70. Antikiller D.K. (2009)

96 min | Action

6.0
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Director: Eldar Salavatov | Stars: Yuriy Kutsenko, Evgeniy Antropov, Sergey Badyuk, Yusup Bakhshiev

Votes: 413

71. Dukhovnye golosa. Iz dnevnikov voyny. Povestvovanie v pyati chastyakh (1995)

328 min | Documentary

7.8
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Director: Aleksandr Sokurov | Star: Aleksandr Sokurov

Votes: 144

72. Dni zatmeniya (1988)

139 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

7.3
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Days of Eclipse is filmed in a psychedelic manner close to stream of consciousness using unusual cinematographic techniques. The action is set in Middle Asia.

Director: Aleksandr Sokurov | Stars: Aleksei Ananishnov, Eskender Umarov, Irina Sokolova, Vladimir Zamanskiy

Votes: 732

73. Vysotsky: Thank God I'm Alive (2011)

128 min | Biography, Drama

6.6
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Russian poet, singer and actor Vladimir Vysotsky was an idol of the 1970s and '80s. In 1980, at the age of 42, he passed away during the Moscow Olympic Games. This is the story of his last ... See full summary »

Director: Pyotr Buslov | Stars: Sergey Bezrukov, Oksana Akinshina, Andrey Smolyakov, Ivan Urgant

Votes: 2,181

74. Andrei Rublev (1966)

Not Rated | 205 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.3
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The life, times and afflictions of the fifteenth-century Russian iconographer.

Director: Andrei Tarkovsky | Stars: Anatoliy Solonitsyn, Ivan Lapikov, Nikolay Grinko, Nikolay Sergeev

Votes: 29,935

75. Russkiy kovcheg (2002)

Not Rated | 99 min | Drama, Fantasy, History

7.4
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86 Metascore

A 19th century French aristocrat, notorious for his scathing memoirs about life in Russia, travels through the Russian State Hermitage Museum and encounters historical figures from the last 200+ years.

Director: Aleksandr Sokurov | Stars: Sergey Dreyden, Mariya Kuznetsova, Leonid Mozgovoy, Mikhail Piotrovsky

Votes: 16,027 | Gross: $0.04M

76. Taurus (2001)

104 min | Drama

7.0
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Joseph Stalin (Sergei Razhuk) visits ailing Russian leader Vladimir Lenin (Leonid Mozgovoy) in 1923.

Director: Aleksandr Sokurov | Stars: Leonid Mozgovoy, Mariya Kuznetsova, Sergey Razhuk, Natalya Nikulenko

Votes: 673

77. You and I (2011)

R | 100 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

4.9
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Two teenage girls, Janie who is American and Lana who is Russian, fall in love after meeting at a t.A.T.u concert and are swept into a dangerous world of obsession, drug abuse and murder.

Director: Roland Joffé | Stars: Mischa Barton, Shantel VanSanten, Anton Yelchin, Alex Kaluzhsky

Votes: 2,041

78. In Tranzit (2008)

R | 113 min | Drama, Romance, War

5.8
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In 1946, a group of German POWs are mistakenly sent to a Soviet female transit prison camp and must cope with the hostility of the Soviet female inmates and guards, under the orders of cruel camp commander Pavlov.

Director: Tom Roberts | Stars: Vera Farmiga, Thomas Kretschmann, John Malkovich, Daniel Brühl

Votes: 1,836

79. Stone (2012)

90 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

5.7
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When a well-known businessman is kidnapped 7 year old son, he had no idea what it is waiting for the test. It turns out that the mysterious thief needs no redemption, and his only ... See full summary »

Director: Vyacheslav Kaminskiy | Stars: Sergey Svetlakov, Nikolay Kozak, Olesya Sudzilovskaya, Aleksandr Kolesnikov

Votes: 581

80. Progulka (2003)

Not Rated | 90 min | Drama, Romance

7.4
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Watch the exploits of three young romantics as they dance around St. Petersburg, Russia, getting themselves involved in everything from a soccer riot to a rainstorm to a fight between best ... See full summary »

Director: Aleksey Uchitel | Stars: Irina Pegova, Pavel Barshak, Evgeniy Tsyganov, Evgeniy Grishkovets

Votes: 1,531

81. Nostalgia (1983)

Not Rated | 125 min | Drama

8.2
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A Russian poet and his interpreter travel to Italy to research the life of an 18th-century composer.

Director: Andrei Tarkovsky | Stars: Oleg Yankovskiy, Erland Josephson, Domiziana Giordano, Patrizia Terreno

Votes: 15,993 | Gross: $0.01M

82. The Mirror (1975)

G | 107 min | Biography, Drama

8.2
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A dying man in his forties remembers his past. His childhood, his mother, the war, personal moments and things that tell of the recent history of all the Russian nation.

Director: Andrei Tarkovsky | Stars: Margarita Terekhova, Filipp Yankovskiy, Ignat Daniltsev, Oleg Yankovskiy

Votes: 27,304

83. Solaris (1972)

PG | 167 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

8.1
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90 Metascore

A psychologist is sent to a station orbiting a distant planet in order to discover what has caused the crew to go insane.

Director: Andrei Tarkovsky | Stars: Natalya Bondarchuk, Donatas Banionis, Jüri Järvet, Vladislav Dvorzhetskiy

Votes: 62,767

84. Katok i skripka (1961)

46 min | Drama

7.5
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Seven year old Sasha practices violin every day to satisfy the ambition of his parents. Already withdrawn as a result of his routines, Sasha quickly regains confidence when he accidentally ... See full summary »

Director: Andrei Tarkovsky | Stars: Igor Fomchenko, Vladimir Zamanskiy, Marina Adzhubei, Yuri Brusser

Votes: 4,027

85. Only Old Men Are Going to Battle (1974)

92 min | Comedy, Drama, War

8.5
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Stunning WWII flying sequences as the Soviet Air Force battles the Luftwaffe. Veteran Russian pilots teach their new recruits about life, death & love. When the older men fly into battle, ... See full summary »

Director: Leonid Bykov | Stars: Leonid Bykov, Sergei Podgornyj, Sergei Ivanov, Rustam Sagdullaev

Votes: 3,371

86. Dom Solntsa (2010)

110 min | Drama

6.5
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Director: Garik Sukachyov | Stars: Svetlana Ivanova, Stanislav Ryadinskiy, Darya Moroz, Ivan Stebunov

Votes: 505

87. Sibirskiy tsiryulnik (1998)

180 min | Comedy, Drama, History

7.9
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Douglas is a foreign entrepreneur, who ventures to Russia in 1885 with dreams of selling a new, experimental steam-driven timber harvester in the wilds of Siberia. Jane is his assistant, ... See full summary »

Director: Nikita Mikhalkov | Stars: Julia Ormond, Oleg Menshikov, Aleksey Petrenko, Richard Harris

Votes: 10,097

88. Mermaid (2007)

115 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

7.3
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In Moscow, a young woman disappears after falling in love with a new man.

Director: Anna Melikyan | Stars: Mariya Shalayeva, Evgeniy Tsyganov, Mariya Sokova, Anastasiya Dontsova

Votes: 2,782

89. Office Romance (1977)

159 min | Comedy, Romance

8.4
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Anatoli Yefremovich Novoseltsev works in a statistics institution, whose director is an unattractive and bossy woman. An old friend of his, Yuri Grigorievich Samokhvalov, who gets appointed... See full summary »

Director: Eldar Ryazanov | Stars: Alisa Freyndlikh, Andrey Myagkov, Svetlana Nemolyaeva, Oleg Basilashvili

Votes: 6,098

90. Sluga Gosudarev (2007)

131 min | Action, Adventure, History

6.1
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Europe, 1709. Russia and Sweden are at war. Two French duelists are exiled by King Louis XIV of France: one to the side of Czar Peter the Great of Russia, the other to the side of King ... See full summary »

Director: Oleg Ryaskov | Stars: Dmitriy Miller, Aleksandr Bukharov, Kseniya Knyazeva, Valeriy Malikov

Votes: 1,238

91. Samaya obayatelnaya i privlekatelnaya (1985)

89 min | Comedy, Romance

7.5
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Nadya Klyueva is a single woman. Persuaded by her friend, she decides to charm her co-worker whom she doesn't really love, but who is the most popular man around.

Director: Gerald Bezhanov | Stars: Irina Muravyova, Tatyana Vasileva, Aleksandr Abdulov, Leonid Kuravlyov

Votes: 1,019

92. Put (2009)

PG-13 | 90 min | Action, Adventure

4.6
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Aleksey is an ordinary young man living in Russia during the 1990s. Like most of his contemporaries, he is looking for a way to survive. The easiest way is the way of crime. He joins a gang... See full summary »

Director: Vladimir Pasichnik | Stars: Dmitriy Nosov, Aleksey Orlov, Dmitriy Maksimov, Maksim Tynyanov

Votes: 260

93. The Star (2002)

97 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.2
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During WW2 the Russian Army sent a special group named "Zvezda" to fight the Nazis in their backyard.

Director: Nikolay Lebedev | Stars: Igor Petrenko, Artyom Semakin, Aleksey Panin, Aleksey Kravchenko

Votes: 1,940

94. Ballad of a Soldier (1959)

Not Rated | 88 min | Drama, Romance, War

8.1
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Young Russian soldier Alyosha earns a medal, but asks to visit his mother instead. His journey recounts various kinds of love during wartime.

Director: Grigoriy Chukhray | Stars: Vladimir Ivashov, Zhanna Prokhorenko, Antonina Maksimova, Nikolay Kryuchkov

Votes: 8,001

95. Twenty Days Without War (1977)

101 min | Drama, Romance, War

7.9
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During the 20-day leave, war correspondent Lopatin travels by train to the distant city of Tashkent. It's very far from the front but the war seems to be present in people's minds even there.

Director: Aleksey German | Stars: Yuriy Nikulin, Lyudmila Gurchenko, Aleksey Petrenko, Angelina Stepanova

Votes: 856

96. The Cranes Are Flying (1957)

Not Rated | 95 min | Drama, Romance, War

8.3
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Veronica plans a rendezvous with her lover, Boris, at the bank of river, only for him to be drafted into World War II shortly thereafter.

Director: Mikhail Kalatozov | Stars: Tatyana Samoylova, Aleksey Batalov, Vasiliy Merkurev, Aleksandr Shvorin

Votes: 11,744

97. Avgust. Vosmogo (2012)

R | 120 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

5.8
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The story is about a young single mother who is compelled to make her way at risk of her life to Ckhinvali, where her son is, whom she had sent there on the eve of the conflict. The film ... See full summary »

Director: Dzhanik Fayziev | Stars: Svetlana Ivanova, Max Matveev, Egor Beroev, Artyom Fadeev

Votes: 1,994

98. First Squad: The Moment of Truth (2009)

Not Rated | 73 min | Animation, Action, Drama

5.7
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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 ... See full summary »

Directors: Yoshiharu Ashino, Aljosha Klimov, Misha Shprits | Stars: Elena Chebaturkina, Mikhail Tikhonov, Damir Eldarov, Ludmila Shuvalova

Votes: 1,367

99. Exaella (2011)

90 min | Animation, Action, Drama

5.8
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Having completely exhausted resources of the planet, millions of people were placed in automated underground complexes of "artificial sleep and life support". And few of them were awakened.

Director: Andrew Oudot | Stars: Akari Yamamoto, Sara Matsui-Colby, Oki Mikito, Tarumi Kazunori

Votes: 186

100. The Hunter (2011)

124 min | Drama

6.2
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Farmer Ivan Dunaev gets up early. He feeds his piglets, does paperwork, fixes the tractor, and weighs the meat he'll take in his old pickup truck to the market to sell. He has a wife, a ... See full summary »

Director: Bakur Bakuradze | Stars: Gera Avdochenok, Mikhail Barskovich, Vladimir Degilev, Oksana Semenova

Votes: 96