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Trial on the Road (1986)
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Trial on the Road (1986)
Original name: Проверка на дорогах
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A Russian POW joins the partisan guerrillas and proves his loyalty fighting the Nazis.
Plot: great patriotic war, nazi occupation, eastern front, world war two, nazi, partisan, winter, soldier, snow, train, soviet army, pow, traitor, booby trap, mistrust, explosion, ambush, german occupation, collaborator, redemption, roadblock, gunshot, suspicion, collaboration, railway station ...
Time: 1940s
Place: ussr, soviet union, russia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, rough and bleak films with plots about world war two, great patriotic war, soldier, nazi, red army, russian soldier and soviet army mostly in War, Drama and History genres. Some movies like Trial on the Road: Ballad about the Bomber (2011), The Ascent (1977), Attack and Retreat (1964), The Alive and the Dead (1964), Klim Voroshilov-2 Tank (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Ballad about the Bomber (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Russia, Ukraine
Duration: 181 min.
Story: During World War II, a soviet aircraft crashes on Nazi-occupied territory. But the pilot Grivtsov and his beloved radio operator Katya miraculously survive. Another survivor is flight navigator Linko, who ejected from the plane. Each of them has to ...
Style: sad, suspenseful, suspense, captivating
Plot: behind enemy lines, great patriotic war, traitor, sabotage, propaganda, airplane shot down, world war two, soldier, social relations, survival, love affair, soviet army
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The Ascent (1977)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Two Soviet partisans leave their starving band to get supplies from a nearby farm. The Germans have reached the farm first, so the pair must go on a journey deep into occupied territory, a voyage that will also take them deep into their souls.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, stylized, emotional ...
Plot: world war two, cold weather, village, betrayal, partisan, death sentence, captivity, wartime life, atrocity, war, heroes, graphic violence ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1942
Place: ussr, soviet union, russia, europe
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Attack and Retreat (1964)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, Soviet Union
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Beautifully photographed and lyrically written, this largely factual account of Mussolini's disastrous invasion of Russia during World War II tells the story of an Italian regiment through the eyes of a farmer from Emilia, a plumber from Rome, ...
Plot: eastern front, world war two, italian army, nazism, courage, train, sabotage, red army, nazi, soldier, bravery, snow ...
Time: 1940s, year 1942, year 1941
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
The Alive and the Dead (1964)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 201 min.
Story: A Russian war correspondent is drafted into the war and finds himself in the middle of battle. When he loses his party card, however, he is treated as a deserter until he finds help from a kind man. This Soviet war feature was considerably outspoken ...
Style: epic
Plot: great patriotic war, cold weather, russian soldier, uniform, war correspondent, soviet army, military uniform, frontline, red army, soldier, world war two, tank ...
Time: year 1941
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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Klim Voroshilov-2 Tank (1990)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Tank Klim Voroshilov 2
Style: sincere, touching, exciting, rough, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: great patriotic war, world war two, death, tank, danger, wartime, nazi soldier, battlefield, soldier, wartime life, german soldier, military life ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
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83%
Front in the Rear of the Enemy (1982)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union, Czechoslovakia
Duration: 161 min.
Story: A final episode in the trilogy about the Russian partisan's resistance during WWII. The film is set in 1944, when Russian partisans are making progress in their fighting against the Nazi occupation of Russia, Poland and Czechoslovakia. Lt. ...
Plot: soviet army, firearm, partisan, great patriotic war, nazi occupation, world war two
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Fortress on Wheels (1961)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A story about an armored train number 56 and his actions during WWII.
Plot: fascist, soviet army, nazi soldier, military uniform, red army, russian soldier, world war two, train, exploit, great patriotic war, german, exploitation ...
Place: ukraine, kiev ukraine, ussr, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Tank T-34 (1965)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Russian prisoners of war commandeer a tank and lead the Nazis on a cross-country chase in this World War II adventure drama. The Russians use their own tanks so the Nazis can use them as target practice to test a new anti-tank weapon. Knowing that ...
Plot: great patriotic war, red army, pow, tank, world war two, self sacrifice, behind enemy lines, uniform, armor
Place: soviet union, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Wild Wind (1985)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union, Yugoslavia, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: August 1943, Europe. The tentacles of the German octopus have begun to recoil. As the Nazis retreat, their concern focuses on the supply of oil from the refineries of Romania. Without the flow of "black gold", Germany's doom is ...
Plot: partisan, world war two, mill, russian, blood, breasts, battles, nudity (full frontal - brief), traitor, explosion, hanged man, battle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
They Fought for Their Country (1975)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 137 min.
Story: In July 1942, in the Second World War, the rearguard of the Russian army protects the bridgehead of the Don River against the German army while the retreating Russian troops cross the bridge. While they move back to the Russian territory through the ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, rough, sentimental, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: red army, world war two, russian soldier, heroic, heroism, life & death, camaraderie, war, soldier, eastern front, patriotism, steel helmet ...
Time: 1940s, year 1942
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Ivan's Childhood (1962)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Poetic journey through the shards and shadows of one boy’s war-ravaged youth.
Style: atmospheric, bleak, serious, meditative, psychological ...
Plot: orphan, war, anti war, world war two, great patriotic war, heroes, youth, red army, battles, german, boy, child execution ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1943
Place: russia, europe, soviet union, ussr, berlin germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Liberation of Skopje (2016)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Republic of North Macedonia, Croatia, Finland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Eight-year-old Zoran is the hero of this story set in Skopje during the German occupation of the city in World War II. Through his eyes, we experience all the cruelty, poverty and suffering of wartime. A love affair between his Macedonian mother and ...
Style: tense, suspense, thought provoking, rough, psychological
Plot: liberation, arrest, partisan, assassination, nazi occupation, prisoner, traitor, boy, german officer, german occupation, beating, world war two ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, year 1943
Place: europe, balkan, former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, macedonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Last Winter (1976)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Albania
Duration: 51 min.
Story: Germans come amid snow and winter. In the village only people remained are women, that fight until wounded partisans, sheltered in the village, will retreat deeper and snow will cover their tracks. Face to face with the Germans and their control of ...
Plot: german occupation, german soldier, husband wife relationship, world war two, nazi, partisan, winter, german army, search, village, battle, battles ...
Time: 1940s
Place: albania
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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The Hot Snow (1972)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In November, 1942, near the Volga, Stanlingrad is under siege of Commander Friederich Paulus and his 330,000 men. The Russian high command unleashes an operation to protect the Mishkova River to avoid that about four hundred tanks join Paulus' ...
Plot: eastern front, female soldier, tank, cold weather, military officer, battlefield, red army, trench, artillery, nazi soldier, russian soldier, german soldier ...
Time: year 1942
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Road to Berlin (2015)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A story about two young men during the last days of WWII.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, male bonding, male friendship, soldier, military, friendship, society, deadly, fascism, friendship between men, violence, great patriotic war ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
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Breakthrough (1979)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: West Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Starting in late May 1944, during the German retreat on the Eastern Front, Captain Stransky (Helmut Griem) orders Sergeant Steiner (Richard Burton) to blow up a railway tunnel to prevent Russian forces from using it. Steiner's platoon fails in ...
Plot: world war two, eastern front, dead soldier, assassination, troops, explosion, death, german soldier, soldier, military, battle, female nudity ...
Time: year 1944, 1940s, 20th century
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Spring on the Oder (1968)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A war drama set in Germany at the end od WWII.
Plot: great patriotic war, russian abroad, red army, uniform, russian soldier, soviet army, world war two
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Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy, France, Soviet Union, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: At the end of World War II, Giovanna, a war bride living near Milan refuses to accept that her husband, Antonio, missing on the Russian front, is dead. There's a flashback to their brief courtship near her hometown of Naples, his 12-day leave ...
Style: sentimental, psychological, gloomy, realistic, serious
Plot: soldier, fainting, train ride, factory worker, world war two, memory loss, pretense, hopes, bittersweet, couples, make believe, love affair ...
Place: russia, italy, europe, moscow russia, ussr ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Tomorrow Was the War (1987)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
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Story: A drama a life in a small Russian provincial town in 1940 - one year before Germany invaded the Soviet Union. Two school girls for the first time in their lives discover truth about Stalin repressions against innocent people. Based on a novel by ...
Plot: memory, funeral, teenage girl, stalinism, small town, poetry, politics, betrayal, nazi, hanging, totalitarian state, girl ...
Time: pre world war two, 1940s, year 1940
Place: soviet union, russia, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Fall of the Eagles (1989)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: german soldier, deathbed, soldier, explosion, death of loved one, train, singer, nazi, father daughter relationship, jewish, male protagonist, wounded soldier ...
Time: 1940s
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Sofya Grushko (1972)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A story about a heroic nurse working for Soviet Intelligence during and after WWII.
Plot: gestapo, nurse, underground, accusation, reconnaissance, occupation, officer, great patriotic war, fascist, pow
Place: ussr, soviet union, kiev ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The roundup (1965)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Greece
Duration: 74 min.
Story: One of filmmaker and expatriate writer Adonis Kyrou's best-known quotes translates roughly as "I urge you: Learn to look at 'bad' films, they are so often sublime." The same could be said of Kyrou's own directorial work ...
Plot: german occupation, dilemma, occupation, black market, execution, nazi, traitor, roadblock
Time: 1940s
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Leningrad (2009)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Russia, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When in 1941 Nazi Germany invaded the Soviet Union, their troops quickly besieged Leningrad. Foreign journalists are evacuated but one of them, Kate Davies, is presumed dead and misses the plane. Alone in the city she is helped by Nina Tsvetnova a ...
Style: rough, bleak, realistic, serious, gloomy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, siege, military, battles, survival, life is a bitch, danger, wartime life, hunger, soldier, rationing, starvation ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, 20th century, year 1941
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Stalingrad (1993)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 134 min.
Story: "Stalingrad" follows the progress of a German Platoon through the brutal fighting of the Battle of Stalingrad. After having half their number wiped out and after being placed under the command of a sadistic Captain, the Lieutenant of the ...
Style: epic, rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: world war two, war, military, soldier, nazism, german, survival, starvation, holocaust, russian, military life, battles ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1942, year 1943
Place: russia, europe, italy, germany, poland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Come and See (1985)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 142 min.
Story: The invasion of a village in Byelorussia by German forces sends young Florya into the forest to join the weary Resistance fighters, against his family's wishes. There he meets a girl, Glasha, who accompanies him back to his village. On ...
Style: bleak, rough, thought provoking, serious, surreal ...
Plot: atrocity, genocide, war crime, against humanity, brutality, world war two, holocaust, occupation, war, military, anti war, survival ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1943
Place: russia, europe, ussr, soviet union, germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Commissar (1967)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Klavdia Vavilova, a Red Army cavalry commissar, is waylaid by an unexpected pregnancy. She stays with a Jewish family to give birth and is softened somewhat by the experience of family life.
Style: bleak, emotional, realistic, serious, thought provoking ...
Plot: russian civil war, pregnancy, village, wartime life, war, life is a bitch, female soldier, jewish, pregnant woman, jewish family, soldier, newborn baby ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Demolition Squad (1967)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The Germans held the strategically important airport, where planes were taking off to bombard partisans positions. Headquarters of one a partisan unit sent a few commandos to blow up airplanes and airport in the air.
Plot: partisan, airfield, army, air raid, train, world war two, cave, nazi, machine gun, commando, hangar, exploding airplane ...
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
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49%
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Red Cherry (1995)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: China
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Based on a true story, this horrifying tale follows two orphaned friends as they struggle to survive during World War II.
Style: touching, bleak, gloomy, serious, realistic ...
Plot: world war two, summer camp, monastery, school, orphan, coming of age, soldier, war, against humanity, military, youth, society ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, year 1941
Place: russia, ussr, soviet union, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
At War as at War (1969)
Genre: War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 90 min.
Story: To the young lieutenant Maleshkin the war is a minor obstacle, if compared to his personal battle to command his subordinates, while conducting an armored vehicle at the same time he's trying to impress his superior Soviet officers who put him ...
Style: realistic, disturbing, captivating, thought provoking
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soviet army, world war two, military, soldier, heroism, heroes, battles, friendship, transformation, leadership, adaptation, violence ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, year 1943
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Four Winds of Heaven (1962)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 106 min.
Story: По вызову своего жениха, Светлана поехала в захолустный городок, где на самой окраине стоял двухэтажный дом «на семи ветрах». Но ...
Plot: world war two, battle, battles, military hospital, great patriotic war, reading a letter, house
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%