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1.
The Return (2003)
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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. (105 mins.)
 
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Fortress of War (2010)
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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. (138 mins.)
Director: Aleksandr Kott
 
3.
How I Ended This Summer (2010)
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A polar station on a desolate island in the Arctic Ocean. Sergei, a seasoned meteorologist, and Pavel... (130 mins.)
 
4.
Admiral (2008)
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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. (124 mins.)
Director: Andrey Kravchuk
 
5.
The Edge (2010)
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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. (124 mins.)
Director: Aleksey Uchitel
 
6.
Inadequate People (2010)
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Adequacy is relative. Vitalik, the main character of the movie, seems to be pretty normal. With a respectable office job... (106 mins.)
Director: Roman Karimov
 
7.
Mongol: The Rise of Genghis Khan (2007)
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The story recounts the early life of Genghis Khan who was a slave before going on to conquer half the world in 1206. (126 mins.)
Director: Sergey Bodrov
 
8.
Kandagar (2010)
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1995. Russian transport aircraft IL-76, carrying a cargo of ammunition under the guise of humanitarian aid to Afghanistan from Albania... (103 mins.)
Director: Andrey Kavun
 
9.
Dreaming of Space (2005)
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A story of a simple, naive Russian man Konek and the people around him: his love and her sister and a mysterious man. The film is set in 1957, time of changes, time of waiting for something big to happen. (90 mins.)
Director: Aleksey Uchitel
 
10.
Vysotskiy. Spasibo, chto zhivoy (2011)
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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... (128 mins.)
Director: Pyotr Buslov
 
11.
Innocent Saturday (2011)
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A group of friends and bandmates look to escape from the Chernobyl disaster. (99 mins.)
 
12.
Bumazhnyy soldat (2008)
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In 1961, a Soviet medical officer is conflicted about his position overseeing the health of future cosmonauts. (118 mins.)
Director: Aleksey German
 
14.
Zhila-byla odna baba (2011)
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A chronicle of the life of an illiterate Russian peasant woman between 1909 and 1921, focusing on her private life and major historic events in the country. (150 mins.)
Director: Andrey Smirnov
 
15.
Wild Field (2008)
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A young doctor relocates to a remote region of central Asia, thinking his fiancee soon will join him ... (108 mins.)
 
16.
Night Watch (2004)
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A fantasy-thriller set in present-day Moscow where the respective forces that control daytime and nighttime do battle. (114 mins.)
 
17.
9th Company (2005)
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Young Soviet Army recruits are stuck in the bloody war in Afghanistan, that was started by politicians. (139 mins.)
 
18.
Pushkin: Poslednyaya duel (2006)
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The movie has reveal the last days of the famous and popular russian poet-Alexander Pushkin. After the... (105 mins.)
 
19.
Dark Planet (2009)
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On the threshold of 22nd century, furrowing the space, protagonist from the Free Search Group makes... (115 mins.)
 
20.
The Cuckoo (2002)
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The beauty of this movie is that you, as the reader of the subtitles, are the only one who knows what is going on. The woman and the two men all speak different languages. It is a comedy of errors up until the end. (99 mins.)
 
21.
Hipsters (2008)
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Young people struggle to do things their way in the 1950s. (130 mins.)
 
22.
Two Days (2011)
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When anyone thinks that you will endure a two-hour movie about a guy you don't like only because of two-minute scene with a woman you love, they are absolutely right. (76 mins.)
 
23.
PiraMMMida (2011)
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Russia, early 90s. A fictional story inspired by financier Sergey Mavrodi, his securities company "MMM", and the pyramid scheme he ran that left upwards of fifteen million investors with nothing when it crashed. (105 mins.)
Director: Eldar Salavatov
 
24.
Chernaya Molniya (2009)
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A Moscow college student's gift car from his parents turns out to be more than anyone expects when it flies, which he uses to become both a city guardian and a speedy floral delivery boy. (102 mins.)
 
25.
Garpastum (2005)
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Garpastum is a Latin word meaning ball game. Set in 1914 in St. Petersburg, the brothers Andrey and... (116 mins.)
Director: Aleksey German
 
26.
Piranha (2006)
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Agent of special department "Piranha" Kirill Mazur and his colleague Olga go to the far north with the... (167 mins.)
Director: Andrey Kavun
 
27.
Dikari (2006)
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The sea, August, interesting and simple people. They tan, swim, play volleyball, basketball, drink,... (100 mins.)
Director: Viktor Shamirov
 
28.
The Ghost (2008)
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A novelist struggling with writer's block enlists the aid of an assassin for some inspiration -- fully unaware that he is being set up to take the blame for a murder. (104 mins.)
Director: Karen Oganesyan
 
29.
Russian Ark (2002)
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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. (99 mins.)
 
30.
Kicking Off (2013)
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This movie is about soccer hooligans, the most aggressive and violent soccer aficionados. They are an exclusive group... (100 mins.)
Director: Anton Bormatov
 
31.
Gorko! (2013)
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Progressive and talented Natasha and Roma dream of a European wedding by the sea - but Natasha's stepfather procured a different scenario... (100 mins.)
 
32.
The Geographer Drank His Globe Away (2013)
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Victor Sluzhkin signs on as a teacher of geography in a secondary school in his native Perm (in the Urals) and gets lost in a haze of hard vodka... (120 mins.)
 
33.
Stalingrad (2013)
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A band of Russian soldiers fight to hold a strategic building in their devastated city against a ruthless German army, and in the process become deeply connected to two Russian women who have been living there. (131 mins.)
 
34.
Territory (2015)
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It happened in the sixties, during the political thaw in the Soviet Union... but our story unfolds in the coldest terrain of the country... (157 mins.)
 
35.
The Fool (2014)
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Dima Nikitin is an ordinary honest plumber who suddenly decides to face the corrupt system of local politics in order to save the lives of 800 inhabitants of an old dormitory, which is about to collapse. (116 mins.)
Director: Yuriy Bykov
 
36.
Leviathan (2014)
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In a Russian coastal town, Kolya is forced to fight the corrupt mayor when he is told that his house will be demolished. He recruits a lawyer friend to help, but the man's arrival brings further misfortune for Kolya and his family. (140 mins.)
 
37.
The Banishment (2007)
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A trip to the pastoral countryside reveals a dark, sinister reality for a family from the city. (157 mins.)
 
38.
The Duelist (2016)
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Set in 19th century Imperial Russia, the story revolves around a retired army veteran who makes a good living by settling duels for aristocrats... (109 mins.)
 
39.
The Icebreaker (2016)
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Towards the icebreaker "Mikhail Gromov" is moving a huge iceberg. Leaving from collision, the ship falls into the ice trap and is forced to drift near the coast of Antarctica. (124 mins.)