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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: world war two, great patriotic war, nazi, prisoners of war, partisan, collaborator, redemption, eastern front, suspicion, nazi occupation, winter, train, snow, soldier, soviet army, pow, traitor, german occupation, ambush, roadblock, collaboration, mistrust, explosion, railway station, booby trap ...
Time: 1940s
Place: ussr, russia, soviet union

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out rough, captivating, suspenseful and realistic films with plots about world war two, great patriotic war, soldier, war, nazi, soviet army and red army mostly in Drama, War and History genres. Some movies like Trial on the Road: The Ascent (1977), The Alive and the Dead (1964), The Bomber (2011), Attack and Retreat (1964), Klim Voroshilov-2 Tank (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: philosophical, cerebral, sad, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: world war two, cold weather, partisan, betrayal, execution, nazi occupation, great patriotic war, starvation, collaboration, interrogation, torture, fear ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1942
Place: ussr, russia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, world war two, cold weather, russian soldier, war correspondent, soldier, tank, bombing, red army, frontline, soviet army, uniform ...
Time: year 1941
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 6.7
 580
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: suspense, suspenseful, captivating, sad
Plot: world war two, soviet army, behind enemy lines, survival, great patriotic war, traitor, sabotage, soldier, airplane shot down, social relations, diversion, love affair ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: world war two, eastern front, italian army, nazism, bravery, nazi, soldier, italian soldier, great patriotic war, partisan, red army, italian abroad ...
Time: 1940s, year 1941, year 1942
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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Klim Voroshilov-2 Tank (1990)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Tank Klim Voroshilov 2
Style: exciting, rough, disturbing, sincere, touching ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, great patriotic war, death, tank, wartime, eastern front, nazi soldier, military life, wartime life, nazi, german soldier, battlefield ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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: world war two, partisan, great patriotic war, nazi occupation, soviet army, firearm
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
At War as at War (1969)
Genre: Drama, 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: thought provoking, realistic, captivating, disturbing
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soviet army, world war two, tank, great patriotic war, red army, military, soldier, heroism, heroes, battles, transformation, friendship ...
Time: 1940s, year 1943
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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: red army, enemy, great patriotic war, soviet army, nazi soldier, russian soldier, exploitation, german, soldier, russian, tank, commander ...
Place: ussr, kiev ukraine, ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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 7.3
 208
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: world war two, great patriotic war, tank, red army, pow, behind enemy lines, self sacrifice, armor, uniform
Place: ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 4.5
 126
Wild Wind (1985)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union, Yugoslavia, USA
Duration: 91 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: world war two, partisan, murder, death, train, violence, nazi, hanged man, river, russian, traitor, battles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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: heroic, rough, tense, sentimental, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, red army, russian soldier, heroism, life & death, camaraderie, war, retreat, eastern front, nazi, soldier, patriotism ...
Time: 1940s, year 1942
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.9
 521
The Hot Snow (1972)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 99 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: artillery, eastern front, world war two, battlefield, soviet army, military officer, nurse, soldier, german soldier, tank, cold weather, russian soldier ...
Time: year 1942
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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: village, world war two, winter, war, family relations, battles, husband wife relationship, nazi, partisan, german army, german soldier, german occupation ...
Time: 1940s
Place: albania
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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, reflective, meditative, bleak, psychological ...
Audience: kids
Plot: world war two, war, orphan, courage, great patriotic war, anti war, coming of age, man boy relationship, child spy, death, adolescence, innocence lost ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1943
Place: russia, ussr, europe, berlin germany, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.1
 980
Unknown Battle (2019)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 113 min.
Story: During WW2, in 1942 and 1943, a series of not-so-well known yet bloody battles occurred near the town of Rzhev. Those battles received the name of ‘Rzhev Meat Grinder’. The film is based on the award-winning novel by Vyacheslav Kondratyev, which ...
Style: epic, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, wehrmacht, great patriotic war, infantry, war, red army, soviet army, battles, battle zone, heroism, attack, soldier ...
Time: 1940s
Place: ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.5
 760
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: rough, suspenseful, captivating, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, military, soldier, friendship, society, fascism, violence, friendship between men, war, great patriotic war, courage, fight ...
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Liberation of Skopje (2016)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: 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: suspense, thought provoking, psychological, rough, tense
Plot: liberation, arrest, partisan, traitor, assassination, prisoner, german officer, boy, german occupation, nazi occupation, world war two, mother son relationship ...
Time: 1940s, year 1943, year 1944
Place: europe, former yugoslavia, balkan, macedonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 7.3
 4K
Sunflower (1970)
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, gloomy, psychological, serious, realistic
Plot: world war two, soldier, subway, flashback, railway, fake illness, survivor, italian soldier, volunteer, veteran, snow, husband wife relationship ...
Place: russia, milan italy, moscow russia, italy, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 5.0
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Breakthrough (1979)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: West Germany
Duration: 115 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, tank, nazi, war, assassination, troops, conspiracy, pacifist, d day, retreat, wehrmacht ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1944
Place: normandy, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: world war two, russian soldier, red army, russian abroad, great patriotic war, soviet army, uniform
Time: year 1945
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Tomorrow Was the War (1987)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 89 min.
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: world war two, totalitarian regime, totalitarian state, repression, friendship, heroism, mother daughter relationship, memory, tragic event, partisan, arrest, high school student ...
Time: 1940s, pre world war two, year 1940
Place: ussr, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Soldiers Aren't Born (1969)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The continuation of a story started by Alexander Stolper epic movie "Zhivye i Myortvye".
Style: epic
Plot: world war two, great patriotic war, russian soldier, red army, battles, military uniform
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Fall of the Eagles (1989)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: world war two, soldier, bomb, singer, father daughter relationship, male protagonist, nazi, female nudity, death of loved one, german soldier, train, wounded soldier ...
Time: 1940s
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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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: pow, officer, great patriotic war, reconnaissance, accusation, gestapo, underground, nurse, occupation, fascist
Place: ussr, kiev ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 7.5
 35K
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: realistic, rough, gloomy, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: world war two, war, survival, german, nazism, russian, soldier, wehrmacht, eastern front, starvation, battles, military life ...
Time: 1940s, year 1942, year 1943, 20th century
Place: russia, germany, poland, east germany, berlin germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.3
 130
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: occupation, dilemma, execution, traitor, nazi, black market, german occupation, roadblock
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.0
 5K
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: bleak, rough, serious, realistic, gloomy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, siege, hunger, battles, wartime life, military, soldier, survival, self sacrifice, female protagonist, journalist, heroic mission ...
Time: 1940s, year 1941, 20th century
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.0
 29
The Verdict (1977)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In the conflict with the enemy in one battle lost in advance, the risk to die in vain, partisan Mitko Angelov, fleeing from the battlefield. He climbs onto the train and goes to see his mother, who has just returned from internment. When he returned ...
Plot: partisan, world war two, attack, mother, river, prison, motorcycle, mythology, mountain, murder, basement, nazi ...
Place: former yugoslavia, macedonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.5
 575
Soldier Boy (2019)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Belarus, Russia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The film is based on real events. This is a story about exciting events that occurred in the life of the smallest soldier - the hero of the Great Patriotic War, six-year-old Sergei Aleshkov. He lost all his relatives and got into the army. With a ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, captivating, disturbing
Plot: great patriotic war, nazi germany, friendship, soldier, military, world war two, violence, wartime life, life is a bitch, fascism, society, orphan ...
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.8
 2K
The Turncoat (2020)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 173 min.
Story: Directed by Academy Award-winner Florian Gallenberger from Sigefried Lenz's international bestseller, "Der Überläufer" is set in the summer of 1944. German soldier Walter Proska is about to return to the Eastern Front when his train ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, suspense, unusual plot structure, captivating ...
Plot: world war two, nazi germany, partisan, german soldier, pow, eastern front, defector, soldier, border crossing, wehrmacht, swamp, abuse ...
Time: year 1945, year 1944, 1940s, year 1956, post world war two
Place: berlin germany, east berlin, hamburg germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%