Most Popular Feature Films/TV Series Released 2012-01-01 to 2012-12-31 With Country of Origin Russia


1. Kukhnya (2012– )

Not Rated | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

8.8
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Maksim "Max" Lavrov wants to become a great chef. But he finds out that the kitchen isn't the place for an easy career. And in restaurant "Claude Monet" this job looks even harder and much more complicated than just cooking.

Stars: Mark Bogatyrev, Elena Podkaminskaya, Elena Chernyavskaya, Igor Vernik

Votes: 2,861

2. Jayne Mansfield's Car (2012)

R | 122 min | Drama

6.3
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48 Metascore

Alabama; 1969: The death of a clan's estranged wife and mother brings together two very different families. Do the scars of the past hide differences that will tear them apart, or expose truths that could lead to unexpected collisions?

Director: Billy Bob Thornton | Stars: Tippi Hedren, Kevin Bacon, Ray Stevenson, Robert Patrick

Votes: 2,442 | Gross: $0.01M

3. Branded (2012)

R | 106 min | Drama, Fantasy, Thriller

4.7
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20 Metascore

In future Moscow, where corporate brands have created a disillusioned population, one man's effort to unlock the truth behind the conspiracy will lead to an epic battle with hidden forces that control the world.

Directors: Jamie Bradshaw, Alexander Dulerayn | Stars: Ed Stoppard, Leelee Sobieski, Jeffrey Tambor, Ingeborga Dapkunaite

Votes: 8,104 | Gross: $0.35M

4. Soldiers of Fortune (2012)

R | 94 min | Action, Thriller

4.3
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19 Metascore

Wealthy thrill-seekers pay huge premiums to have themselves inserted into military adventures, only this time things don't go exactly to plan.

Director: Maxim Korostyshevsky | Stars: Christian Slater, Sean Bean, Ving Rhames, Dominic Monaghan

Votes: 6,471 | Gross: $0.04M

5. Snow Queen (2012)

PG | 80 min | Animation, Adventure, Family

5.4
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The Snow Queen created the world of eternal winter where the polar wind cools human souls and clearness of lines obscure emotions. A girl named Gerda, her pet ferret Luta, and Orm the troll must save her brother Kai and the world.

Directors: Vladlen Barbe, Maksim Sveshnikov | Stars: Anna Shurochkina, Ivan Okhlobystin, Galina Tyunina, Dmitriy Nagiev

Votes: 1,391

6. Belyy tigr (2012)

104 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

6.1
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Great Patriotic War, early 1940s. After barely surviving a battle with a mysterious, ghostly-white Tiger tank, Red Army Sergeant Ivan Naydenov becomes obsessed with its destruction.

Director: Karen Shakhnazarov | Stars: Aleksey Vertkov, Vitaliy Kishchenko, Valeriy Grishko, Dmitriy Bykovskiy-Romashov

Votes: 2,405

7. The Fourth Dimension (2012)

105 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

6.2
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"Fawns" is a polish chapter of the feature-length anthology film titled "The Fourth Dimension". The other two chapters of the movie were directed by Harmony Korine and Aleksei Fedorchenko.

Directors: Harmony Korine, Jan Kwiecinski, Aleksey Fedorchenko | Stars: Val Kilmer, Rachel Korine, Igor Sergeev, Darya Ekamasova

Votes: 398

8. Wings (2012)

G | 84 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

3.2
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A few weeks before a big airshow, Ace gets his acceptance letter to take part in the competition to become the next champion.

Director: Olga Lopato | Stars: Antonina Berezka, Jeff Berg, Gregg Berger, David Boat

Votes: 510

9. O Theos agapaei to haviari (2012)

TV-14 | 101 min | Adventure, Biography, History

6.0
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God Loves Caviar is the compelling story of IOANNIS VARVAKIS, and his journey from humble Greek pirate to international caviar millionaire, with the ear of Catherine the Great of Russia. ... See full summary »

Director: Yannis Smaragdis | Stars: Sebastian Koch, Evgeniy Stychkin, Juan Diego Botto, Olga Sutulova

Votes: 2,083

10. In the Fog (2012)

Not Rated | 127 min | Drama, History, War

6.9
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78 Metascore

Western frontiers of the USSR, 1942. The region is under German occupation. A man is wrongly accused of collaboration. Desperate to save his dignity, he faces impossible moral choice.

Director: Sergei Loznitsa | Stars: Vladimir Svirskiy, Vladislav Abashin, Sergey Kolesov, Nikita Peremotov

Votes: 2,396 | Gross: $0.01M

11. Nebesnye zheny lugovykh mari (2012)

106 min | Drama

6.8
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23 short stories about the Mari women. Stories joyful and sad, ridiculous and terrible. It is the movie ornament, the movie calendar telling about philosophy, traditions and today of the Mari people.

Director: Aleksey Fedorchenko | Stars: Yuliya Aug, Yana Esipovich, Vasiliy Domrachyov, Darya Ekamasova

Votes: 367

12. Poklosie (2012)

Unrated | 107 min | Drama, Fantasy, Thriller

7.3
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62 Metascore

A Polish man who returns home after the death of his father unearths a secret about the now-deceased Jewish residents of his village.

Director: Wladyslaw Pasikowski | Stars: Maciej Stuhr, Ireneusz Czop, Zbigniew Zamachowski, Danuta Szaflarska

Votes: 2,582 | Gross: $0.00M

13. Het Meisje en de Dood (2012)

127 min | Drama, Romance

6.4
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44 Metascore

The Girl and Death tells us the impossible love story of Nicolai and the courtesan Elise. A love obstructed by materialism, wealth and death threat.

Director: Jos Stelling | Stars: Sylvia Hoeks, Dieter Hallervorden, Sergey Makovetskiy, Renata Litvinova

Votes: 609

14. Dukhless (2012)

100 min | Comedy, Drama

6.5
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A story about things that are really important in life.

Director: Roman Prygunov | Stars: Danila Kozlovsky, Mariya Andreeva, Artyom Mikhalkov, Nikita Panfilov

Votes: 2,725

15. Orda (2012)

Not Rated | 129 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.3
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It is the word "horde" that had meant, for many countries and nations, bloody raids and being under humilating contribution for centuries - a strange and scary world with its own rules and ... See full summary »

Director: Andrey Proshkin | Stars: Maksim Sukhanov, Roza Khayrullina, Innokenti Dakaiarov, Aleksandr Yatsenko

Votes: 752

16. Mantera (2012)

Not Rated | 117 min | Action, Sci-Fi

2.7
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Sam Weston, the owner of Weston Technologies is furious over the security breach in his Research Lab. The prototype of his latest weapon system "Mantera" or MAN - Transformable Exo-Robotic ... See full summary »

Directors: Aliyar Ali Kutty, Miza Mohamad | Stars: Tomok Shah Indrawan, Kamaliya, Mikhail Dorojhkin, Said Dashuk-Nigmatulin

Votes: 355

17. Shpion (2012)

108 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

5.4
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In the spring of 1941 German agent Wasser of the Abwehr holds an NKVD commissar hostage. Two soldiers, a boxer, and a spy are the NKVD's only hope to rescue him.

Director: Aleksey Andrianov | Stars: Danila Kozlovsky, Fedor Bondarchuk, Anna Chipovskaya, Sergey Gazarov

Votes: 1,020

18. Zhit (2012)

119 min | Drama

7.4
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A mother wants to reunite with her twin daughters. A young couple marry in church, but immediately after the ceremony, God - or maybe the Devil, or maybe Blind Fate - tests their love in ... See full summary »

Director: Vasiliy Sigarev | Stars: Olga Lapshina, Marina Gavrilova, Sasha Gavrilova, Yana Troyanova

Votes: 919

19. Italian Movies (2012)

100 min | Comedy

5.9
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Director: Matteo Pellegrini | Stars: Laura Anzani, Alice Arcuri, Maurizio Babuin, Lina Bernardi

Votes: 74

20. Golfstrim pod aysbergom (2012)

125 min | Drama

5.8
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Adam's first wife Lilith is mentioned in ancient Oriental legends, in Talmud and in the medieval books of Cabala. According to these sources, she was not created from Adam's rib like Eve ... See full summary »

Director: Evgeniy Pashkevich | Stars: Olga Shepitskaya, Rezija Kalnina, Girts Kesteris, Janis Reinis

Votes: 102

21. Ya tozhe khochu (2012)

Not Rated | 83 min | Drama

6.4
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Sanja the Bandit after a particularly vicious shootout, stumbles into the musician Oleg at the local banya. Following a retelling of a semi-mythological story, the pair decide to make a pilgrimage to a "bell-tower of happiness".

Director: Aleksey Balabanov | Stars: Aleksandr Mosin, Oleg Garkusha, Yuriy Matveev, Alisa Shitikova

Votes: 1,074

22. 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: 785

23. Betrayal (2012)

115 min | Drama

6.3
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A romance between two strangers who discover that their partners are lovers.

Director: Kirill Serebrennikov | Stars: Albina Dzhanabaeva, Dejan Lilic, Svetlana Mamresheva, Franziska Petri

Votes: 572

24. 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: 1,956

25. Rasskazy (2012)

105 min | Comedy, Drama, Mystery

7.1
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A young writer brings a collection of short stories to a big Moscow publishing house. The manuscript stays at the office and mysteriously influences the lives of anyone who opens it and ... See full summary »

Director: Mikhail Segal | Stars: Andrey Merzlikin, Darya Nosik, Andrey Petrov, Igor Ugolnikov

Votes: 1,103

26. Match (2012)

117 min | Drama, History, Sport

5.5
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Goalkeeper Nikolay Ranevich and his Dinamo football team are about to play against the German footballers during the Nazi occupation of Kiev in 1942. The match is much more about honor and dignity than sport.

Director: Andrey Malyukov | Stars: Sergey Bezrukov, Elizaveta Boyarskaya, Ekaterina Klimova, Stanislav Boklan

Votes: 614

27. S Novym godom, mamy! (2012)

90 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
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In New Year's eve, different stories interconnect, related to mother-son and mother-daughter relationships in modern Russia.

Directors: Artyom Aksenenko, Sarik Andreasyan, Anton Bormatov, Dmitriy Grachev, Klim Poplavskiy | Stars: Karen Badalov, Anna Banshchikova, Elizaveta Boyarskaya, Luiza-Gabriela Brovina

Votes: 2,248

28. Rzhevskiy protiv Napoleona (2012)

95 min | Comedy

3.3
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Leiutenant Rzhevskiy is sent by Russian generals to stop Napoleon.

Director: Marius Balchunas | Stars: Viktor Andrienko, Marat Basharov, Aleksandr Bashirov, George Blazhievskiy

Votes: 658

29. Moy paren - angel (2012)

97 min | Comedy

6.6
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A romance fantasy humorous situations cleverly made, with a perfume of youth and romance modern, in which prejudice and Christian spirituality are not lacking in a medley that culminates ... See full summary »

Director: Vera Storozheva | Stars: Artur Smolyaninov, Anna Starshenbaum, Sergey Puskepalis, Nikita Efremov

Votes: 416

30. Deffchonki (2012– )

Comedy

4.1
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Four young girls: Masha(Boboylich), Lolya, Katya(Palna) and Vasilisa(Vasya). Come to Moscow from a provincial town Saratov, living together in an apartment. Lolya and Katya are classmates ... See full summary »

Stars: Galina Bob, Anastasiya Denisova, Polina Maksimova, Taisiya Vilkova

Votes: 121

31. Dzhungli (2012)

80 min | Adventure, Comedy

5.3
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Sergei and Marina's crisis has come in family life. During one of the fights, they decide to go to an exotic journey. All the way between the spouses do not cease strife, which in the end ... See full summary »

Director: Aleksandr Voytinskiy | Stars: Vera Brezhneva, Marina Dyuzheva, Mikhail Efremov, Aleksandr Makogon

Votes: 889

32. Evening Urgant (2012– )

30 min | Comedy, News, Talk-Show

6.4
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Evening show Ivan Urgant. Movies, sports, new gadgets, art. What is happening in the country and in the world? Actual characters discussing the day's events and new music.

Stars: Ivan Urgant, Dmitriy Khrustalyov, Aleksandr Gudkov, Anton Dolin

Votes: 213

33. Dirizhyor (2012)

86 min | Drama

6.5
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The conductor goes with the orchestra to Jerusalem to execute the oratorio "Passion according to St.Matthew". But tours are wrapped in the tragedy. The black sun of Jerusalem unmasks with ... See full summary »

Director: Pavel Lungin | Stars: Vladas Bagdonas, Inga Strelkova-Oboldina, Karen Badalov, Sergey Koltakov

Votes: 294

34. Obratnaya storona Luny (2012– )

Crime, Drama, Fantasy

7.6
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In present-day Russia a car accident mysteriously sends a detective back to the 1970s Soviet Union. A remake of the BBC series.

Stars: Pavel Derevyanko, Ivan Shibanov, Svetlana Smirnova-Martsinkevich, Karina Razumovskaya

Votes: 153

35. Iskuplenie (2012)

123 min | Drama, War

5.8
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The film 'Expiation' is the story about difficult post-war time. About destiny of the young lieutenant and the young girl, whose love passes through the hardest vital and moral ordeals.

Director: Aleksandr Proshkin | Stars: Karina Andolenko, Sergey Dreyden, Natalya Gandzyuk, Dmitriy Kulichkov

Votes: 90

36. Sklifosovskiy (2012– )

Drama

6.5
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Stars: Olga Pavlovets, Maksim Averin, Dmitriy Miller, Sofya Khilkova

Votes: 31

37. Ausgerechnet Sibirien (2012)

100 min | Comedy

6.2
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A comedy about a shy logistician of a German mail order company who is send to Kemerovo in Siberia from his boss to accomplish a German work flow system in the Russian subsidiary company.

Director: Ralf Huettner | Stars: Katja Riemann, Vladimir Burlakov, Joachim Król, Michael Degen

Votes: 539

38. Shoping-tur (2012)

70 min | Comedy, Horror, Thriller

4.6
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A group of Russian tourists go on a shopping spree to the neighboring Finland - only to be attacked by the Finnish cannibals. We focus on a middle-aged woman and her teenage son who is ... See full summary »

Director: Mikhail Brashinskiy | Stars: Tatyana Kolganova, Timofey Yeletskiy, Tatyana Ryabokon, Elena Belskaya

Votes: 291

39. Stalnaya babochka (2012)

100 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.1
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Chuma (plague in Russian) is a homeless teenager who escapes from an orphanage and engages in robberies with other young mobsters in Moscow.

Director: Renat Davletyarov | Stars: Darya Melnikova, Anatoliy Belyy, Darya Moroz, Pyotr Vins

Votes: 1,137

40. Mamy (2012)

103 min | Comedy, Drama

7.1
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This movie will surely make you believe in sincere mother's love for the second time.

Directors: Evgeniy Abyzov, Sarik Andreasyan, Alan Badoev, Dmitriy Dyuzhev, Ashot Keshchyan, Tikhon Kornev, Karen Oganesyan, Eldar Salavatov | Stars: Elena Korikova, Olga Volkova, Yuliya Grishina, Tatyana Kosmacheva

Votes: 2,408

41. Kokoko (2012)

100 min | Drama

6.8
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Provincial Vika travels by train to St. Petersburg, where she meets a scientific employee of the Kunstkammer - Lisa. Lisa invites her temporarily stay at her home. Vicka will turn the life of Lisa into a series of endless parties.

Director: Dunya Smirnova | Stars: Anna Mikhalkova, Yana Troyanova, Anna Parmas, Yuliya Snigir

Votes: 612

42. 1812. Ulanskaya ballada (2012)

98 min | Adventure, Drama, History

2.4
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The Year is 1812. On the eve of the decisive battle of Borodino, Napoleon's secret agent steals a Russian battle plan. This fact is known to General Kutuzov (Head of Russian forces), thanks... See full summary »

Director: Oleg Fesenko | Stars: Gediminas Adomaitis, Anatoliy Belyy, Sergey Bezrukov, Anna Chipovskaya

Votes: 280

43. Tri bogatyrya na dalnikh beregakh (2012)

65 min | Animation

5.3
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Who run the world? Girls. And other adventures of knight's wives.

Director: Konstantin Feoktistov | Stars: Fedor Bondarchuk, Elizaveta Boyarskaya, Aleksandr Boyarskiy, Konstantin Bronzit

Votes: 540

44. 8 pervykh svidaniy (2012)

87 min | Comedy

6.5
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Vera is a TV star, Nikita - veterinarian. One morning destroys all plans. After a fun-filled evening Vera wakes up in bed with Nikita. Deciding it's a party consequences, they're leaving in different directions. Next day all repeats.

Directors: David Dodson, Sasha Malarevsky | Stars: Oksana Akinshina, Vladimir Zelenskiy, Denis Nikiforov, Yekaterina Varnava

Votes: 694

45. Missiya: Prorok (2012)

85 min | Action, Thriller

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Director: Rodney James Hewitt | Stars: Michael Madsen, Eric Roberts, Oded Fehr, Stephen Baldwin

46. 1210 (2012)

73 min | Drama

6.3
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'1210' is a shrilly story of a 'small person' seeking justice from the state. All his attempts are bound to fail. He's a superfluous nasty old spot, rejected even by his own family. Going ... See full summary »

Directors: Arseniy Gonchukov, Marina Gelfand | Stars: Nikolay Butenin, Yuliya Degtyarenko, Elena Elesina, Aleksandr Gavrikov

Votes: 26

47. Okhota na gaulyaytera (2012–2013)

Drama, War

8.7
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Minsk in 1941 is overrun by the Nazis and social order is obliterated. Choices must be made - cooperate with the Germans or resist? A mini-series about surviving in the most uncertain times and the rivalries and alliances this requires.

Stars: Anastasiya Zavorotnyuk, Darya Baranova, Anastasiya Bobrova, Irina Byakova

Votes: 16

48. Ya budu ryadom (2012)

Not Rated | 93 min | Drama

7.1
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(Russian with English subtitles) Inna is a typical 30-something yuppy, who also happens to be a single mother. One day discovering that she has an Incurable illness, Inna sets on finding the right adoptive parents for her son.

Director: Pavel Ruminov | Stars: Mariya Shalayeva, Roman Zenchuk, Mariya Syomkina, Ivan Volkov

Votes: 179

49. Qumi-Qumi (2012– )

Animation, Adventure, Comedy

8.4
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Qumi-Qumi is a Russian animated series for kids 8-12 years old.The prototypes of Qumi-Qumi were created in 2005 for the comic-strip festival. In 2007, the comic cartoon-song with dancing ... See full summary »

Votes: 34

50. Tot eshchyo Karloson! (2012)

80 min

5.1
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The character of Michael Galustyan that is called Carloson as he looks much like him, lives in a wonderful and bright world of metrics plump big-eared short men whose misstion is to help ... See full synopsis »

Director: Sarik Andreasyan | Stars: Mikhail Galustyan, Fedya Smirnov, Igor Vernik, Mariya Syomkina

Votes: 3,327