Soviet Classics

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1.
The Diamond Arm (1969)
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Semyon Gorbunkov goes on a cruise. In Istanbul, he slips and breaks his arm. What he didn't know is... (100 mins.)
Director: Leonid Gayday
 
2.
Kin-dza-dza! (1986)
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Two Russians push the wrong button on a strange device and end up on the telepathic planet Pluke with its strange societal norms. (135 mins.)
 
3.
Mimino (1977)
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Pilot Mimino works at small local airlines in Georgia, flying helicopters between small villages. He... (95 mins.)
 
4.
Assa (1988)
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ASSA is set in Crimea during the winter in the mid eighties. A young musician (Bananan) falls for mobster's (Krymov) young mistress (Alika)... (153 mins.)
Director: Sergey Solovev
 
5.
D'artagnan and Three Musketeers (1979 TV Series)
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Yet another version of Alexander Duma's novel "The Three Musketeers." (220 mins.)
 
6.
Unbelievable Adventures of Italians in Russia (1974)
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In Italy, a dying woman tells her granddaughter that she hid her treasure many years ago in Russia, in the city of Leningrad... (104 mins.)
 
7.
Twelve Chairs (1971)
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A former aristocrat Ippolit Vorobyaninov leads a miserable life in Soviet Russia. His mother-in-law reveals a secret to him... (161 mins.)
Director: Leonid Gayday
 
8.
The Golden Calf (1968)
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A crook named Ostap Bender, who survived a murder attempt by Kisa Vorobyaninov in "12 Chairs," now schemes... (174 mins.)
 
9.
Afonya (1975)
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The 1975 film by Georgi Daneliya "Afonya" was an unexpected commercial hit in USSR. The main character Borshev A.N... (92 mins.)
 
10.
A Man from Boulevard des Capucines (1987)
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Mr Jonny First arrives to the Wild West to present the art of the Cinematograph. (98 mins.)
Director: Alla Surikova
 
11.
Bakenbardy (1990)
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A small provincial town is home to two rival teenage gangs, one devoted to loose living and punk music... (100 mins.)
Director: Yuri Mamin
 
12.
Bootleggers (1962 Short Film)
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Two stories, both about three stupid guys who get screwed by their dog. (28 mins.)
Director: Leonid Gayday
 
13.
Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures (1965)
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The movie consists of 3 short movies, each about Shurik - a nerdy student.. 1. "Naparnik" ("Partner")... (95 mins.)
Director: Leonid Gayday
 
14.
Kidnapping, Caucasian Style (1967)
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In this comic story, nerdy Shurik travels to the Caucasus in search of native legends and folklore. But what he finds is a beautiful girl whom... (82 mins.)
Director: Leonid Gayday
 
15.
Walking the Streets of Moscow (1964)
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Young Siberian writer Volodya meets Kolya in the Moscow metro in his visit to a famous author. Volodya and Kolya's friend Sasha adventure their love interests in their own way, while Kolya sets out to help them. (78 mins.)
 
16.
Formula of Love (1984 TV Movie)
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A young aristocrat, Aleksei Fedyashev, is languishing in his family's country estate, spending his days reading poetry and confessing his love... (90 mins.)
Director: Mark Zakharov
 
17.
The Very Same Munchhausen (1979 TV Movie)
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A philosophical and poetic portrait of the famous (or maybe infamous?) Baron Munchhausen. His crazy... (142 mins.)
Director: Mark Zakharov
 
18.
Return to Treasure Island (1988)
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USSR's violent farcical yet faithful adaptation of Stevenson's novel that combines animated sequences with live action parts. Two previous Ostrov sokrovishch films are edited together here. Return to Treasure Island is the cut US version. (76 mins.)
 
19.
Striped Trip (1961)
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A comedy about tigers and lions running around a cruise ship full of passengers. (84 mins.)
Director: Vladimir Fetin
 
20.
An Ordinary Miracle (1979 TV Movie)
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A wizard invents characters who all come to life and start to arrive at his house: a King, his servants... (138 mins.)
Director: Mark Zakharov
 
21.
Borrowing Matchsticks (1980)
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In Eastern Finland, in Liperi to be exact, Anna-Liisa Ihalainen asks her husband Antti to get some matches from the Ihalainen household. Unfortunately that trip takes a little longer than expected. (100 mins.)
 
22.
Pasport (1990)
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A case of mistaken identity, by a switched Passport leaves a Georgian man stranded in Israel. (103 mins.)
 
23.
Gentlemen of Fortune (1971)
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A kindergarten director Troshkin is a dead ringer for a criminal nicknamed "Docent" who stole the priceless... (88 mins.)
Director: Aleksandr Seryj
 
24.
Ivan Vasilievich: Back to the Future (1973)
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Shurik Timofeev builds a working model of a time machine. By accident, Ivan Bunsha, an apartment complex manager... (93 mins.)
Director: Leonid Gayday
 
25.
Welcome, or No Trespassing (1964)
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A satirical comedy about the excessive restrictions that children face during their vacation in a Young Pioneer camp. (74 mins.)
Director: Elem Klimov
 
26.
Heart of a Dog (1988 TV Movie)
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Professor Preobrazhensky and his colleague place some human parts into a dog named Sharik. Soon the dog transforms into a human. (136 mins.)
Director: Vladimir Bortko
 
27.
Troe v lodke, ne schitaya sobaki (1979 TV Movie)
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Three London gentlemen take vacation rowing down the Thames, encountering various mishaps and misadventures along the way. (128 mins.)
Director: Naum Birman
 
28.
Adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson: The Twentieth Century Approaches (1986 TV Series)
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Retired Sherlock Holmes and practicing Dr. Watson come back together to solve a puzzle in the beginning of the 20th century. (102 mins.)
 
29.
It Can't Be! (1975)
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The movie includes three diffirent skits, including different actors. The first skit is about a store owner who steals goods from himself... (100 mins.)
Director: Leonid Gayday
 
30.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson: The Treasures of Agra (1983 TV Series)
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Holmes and Dr. Watson help a young lady who is receiving anonymous letters 10 years after her father passed away under shady circumstances. They find themselves in an enigma involving a treasure, murder and a love interest for Watson. (151 mins.)
 
31.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson: The Hound of the Baskervilles (1981 TV Movie)
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When Sir Charles Baskerville is found dead in his country house, Dr James Mortimer asks Sherlock Holmes for help to save Sir Henry Baskerville, the only known heir, from the curse that haunts Baskerville family. (154 mins.)
 
32.
Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson: The Acquaintance (1979 TV Series)
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Doctor Watson moves in with the eccentric Sherlock Holmes and they get a case to solve. A young heiress seeks Holmes' help when she feels threatened by her brutish stepfather after her sister dies under mysterious circumstances. (67 mins.)
 
33.
Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson: The Bloody Inscription (1979 TV Movie)
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When a murder happens with a bloody inscription and a ring left behind, puzzled Scotland Yard detectives go to Sherlock Holmes for help. (67 mins.)
 
34.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson: The Hunt for the Tiger (1980 TV Movie)
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Dr. Watson executes Sherlock Holmes' will, who faced death after exposing Moriarty and his gang in the previous episode. (65 mins.)
 
35.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson: King of Blackmailers (1980 TV Movie)
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Mycroft Holmes hands Sherlock Holmes the case of the Master Blackmailer. (63 mins.)
 
36.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson: Mortal Fight (1980 TV Movie)
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After upsetting the criminal underground in 'the Master Blackmailer' case, Sherlock Holmes has to face his archenemy: Prof. Moriarty. (65 mins.)
 
37.
V zone osobogo vnimaniya (1978)
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Action film about military training of Soviet paratroopers. (98 mins.)
Director: Andrey Malyukov
 
38.
Otvetnyy khod (1981)
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Sequel of "In the Zone of Special Attention" about military training of Soviet paratroopers and marines. (84 mins.)
 
39.
Hello, I'm Your Aunt! (1975 TV Movie)
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Unemployed and homeless Babbs Baberley (Alexander Kalyagin) is being chased by the police who attempt to arrest him for vagrancy... (98 mins.)
Director: Viktor Titov
 
40.
Priklyucheniya printsa Florizelya (1979 TV Movie)
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Adventure seeker Prince of Bacardia Florizel walks around London in the clothes of a simple townsman... (206 mins.)
 
41.
Once Upon a Time there Lived a Dog (1982 Short Film)
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An old dog and an old wolf help each other in times of need, by pretending to be enemies. (10 mins.)
Director: E. Nazarov
 
42.
Meri Poppins, do svidaniya (1983 TV Movie)
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A family hires a babysitter who seems to possess magical powers. (141 mins.)
 
44.
Tayna korolevy Anny ili mushketyory 30 let spustya (1993)
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The 3rd part of the famous trilogy by Alexandre Dumas about d'Artagnan and his 3 friends Athos, Porthos and Aramis.
 
45.
Koroleva benzokolonki (1963)
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Lyudmila doesn't have any luck in finding the perfect job. She tried to be an air hostess, newscaster... (78 mins.)
 
46.
Carnival in Moscow (1956)
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A new chief of a "Culture House" is planning to hold a terribly boring New Year concert. A group of young amateur actors are doing their best to liven up the concert. (78 mins.)
Director: Eldar Ryazanov
 
47.
Pokrov Gates (1983 TV Movie)
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Stories from the lives of the tennants of the Moscow's communal apatment: Kostik, who is a college student... (140 mins.)
Director: Mikhail Kozakov
 
48.
The Girls (1961)
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Tonya has just graduated from the trade school and found a job as a cook in a Siberian village. She is naive but open hearted and kind... (98 mins.)
Director: Yuriy Chulyukin
 
49.
“ Лепромечта — в одном фильме играют Боярский и Куклачев, а на фоне поет Пресняков-младший. Производство Эстонской Республики. ” - jvetrau
 
50.
Love and Doves (1985)
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Injured on the job Vasily Kuzyakin gets a ticket to the resort. There he meets femme fatale Raisa Zakharovna, and once under the charm, moves to live with her. Unfortunately, a new life is not all that sweet as dreamed hapless Vasily. (107 mins.)