In July 1942, in the Second World War, the rearguard of the Red army protects the bridgehead of the Don River against the German army while the retreating soviet troops cross the bridge. ... See full summary »
A young student Shurik comes to a remote mountainous region in search of ancient legends and traditions. Fooled by the corrupt local governor, he helps him to kidnap a beautiful young girl, but soon realizes what he's done.
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.
Journalist Nikitin writes an article for a popular newspaper about the unsatisfying service at Moscow restaurant "Oduvanchik". With the help of the local students it starts the campaign of converting the place into comfortable modern cafe.
In world-war two,a Soviet naval aviation unit stationed near Murmansk is equipped with torpedo fighter-bombers.Their task is to fight off the German bombers that regularly attack the British Navy convoys en route to Murmansk. The British are supplying the Soviet Union with war matériel under the lend-lease agreement.These supplies are vital to the Soviet war effort against Germany and the German Air Force would do anything to stop the flow of Allied war matériel earmarked for the Soviets.The film captures various events seen from the Soviet(navy fighters),British(navy convoys)and German(bombers)perspectives.Written by
I believe that movie one of the best about Soviet pilots fighting in World War II. Alongside with this movie I recommend very much to look "V boj idut odni stariki" [Only Old Men Are Going to Battle (1973)] - these are the best movies about soviet pilots.
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