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Two Lines in Small Font (1981)
Two Lines in Small Font (1981)
Original name: Две строчки мелким шрифтом
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union, East Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Film by Melnikov.
Plot: suicide, research, revolution, historian, reputation

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Lenin in Poland (1966)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union, Poland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The life of the great Bolshevik leader before the Russian revolution is chronicled in this bio-pic. Much of the tale centers on his exile in Poland where Lenin becomes friends with two peasants. The little girl has a strong belief in the nationalist ...
Plot: fictional history, communist, propaganda, revolution, world war one, communist propaganda
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80 Hussars (1978)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Hungary
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The film tells the story of a regiment of Hungarian hussars stationed in Poland. The hussars, mostly ordinary men, have heard news of the uprising and wish to return to the homeland to defend the newly independent country. The Empire, on the other ...
Plot: revolution, patriotism, bravery, political oppression, army, desertion
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Trust (1976)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Finland, Soviet Union
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Film is based on the facts of history about the declaration of independence of the Republic of Finland from Russia. The Grand Duchy of Finland was an autonomous part of the Russian Empire until 1917, when the Russian revolution caused the fall of ...
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Place: germany, finland, st. petersburg russia, helsinki finland, siberia ...
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Ten Thousand Days (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The changing and turbulent history of Hungary is seen through the eyes of three men over a 30-year period in this somber drama. The three recall the highlights of their lives in flashbacks as they reminisce in the mid 1960s. The venerable trio begin ...
Plot: prison, execution, peasant, suicide, socialism, poverty, revolution, strike
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Zhila-byla Odna Baba (2011)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 150 min.
Story: История частной жизни одной женщины и четверых ее мужчин. Главная героиня - неграмотная крестьянка, и действие фильма начинается с ее ...
Style: serious, realistic, stylized, bleak, gloomy ...
Plot: village life, wartime life, revolution, village, state affairs, village people, countryside, rape, social injustice, communism, russian civil war, female nudity ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 1920s
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Duration: 200 min.
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Plot: protest, oedipus complex, russian soldier, communist, forced suicide, secret police, worker, socialist, demonstration, murder of mother, communism, publishing ...
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Genre: Drama, History
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Duration: 155 min.
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Plot: marriage, loyalty, historical event, saint, tragedy, suicide, poison, hindu
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Duration: 90 min.
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