Movies like Trial on the Road

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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: soviet union, russia

Most similar movies to Trial on the Road

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, rough and suspenseful films with plots about world war two, soldier, great patriotic war, nazi, red army, soviet army and battles mostly in Drama, War and History genres. Some movies like Trial on the Road: The Ascent (1977), Attack and Retreat (1964), Front in the Rear of the Enemy (1982), The Alive and the Dead (1964), The Dawns Here Are Quiet (1972). 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: bleak, emotional, stylized, serious, realistic ...
Plot: world war two, cold weather, village, betrayal, partisan, graphic violence, captivity, wartime life, danger, war, dishonesty, atrocity ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1942
Place: soviet union, russia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, courage, nazism, italian abroad, train, frostbite, snow, partisan, great patriotic war, hostage ...
Time: year 1941, year 1942, 1940s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, great patriotic war, nazi occupation, partisan, firearm, world war two
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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, soldier, frontline, red army, world war two, bombing ...
Time: year 1941
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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The Dawns Here Are Quiet (1972)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 188 min.
Story: Based on the eponymous book by Boris Vasilyev, the film is set in Karelia (North-West of Russia, near Finland) in 1941 during WWII. In a beautiful and quiet wilderness far from the front-line there is an anti-aircraft artillery point, where corporal ...
Style: based on true events, disturbing, epic, tragic ending, realistic ...
Plot: world war two, soldier, great patriotic war, military, war, soviet army, heroic mission, military life, wartime life, battles, soviet, friendship ...
Time: year 1942
Place: russia, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Klim Voroshilov-2 Tank (1990)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Tank Klim Voroshilov 2
Style: touching, disturbing, exciting, rough, sincere ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tank, world war two, death, danger, wartime life, military life, great patriotic war, nazi, german soldier, nazi soldier, eastern front, wartime ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Father of a Soldier (1964)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 87 min.
Story: During World War II, оld Georgian peasant wine-grower Georgy (Sergo Zakariadze) leaves his Georgian village and goes off to the front line, hoping to find his son. George should see and transfer a lot of things, he becomes a soldier and only in ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, rough, touching, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: great patriotic war, father son relationship, military, death of son, soldier, fatherhood, dead son, wound, world war two, military uniform, journey, father figure ...
Time: 1940s
Place: berlin germany, caucasus, russia, georgia (former ussr)
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Torpedo Bombers (1983)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In 1944 a Soviet marine air force unit stationed near Murmansk is fighting off the German bombers attacking the British navy convoys supplying the Soviet Union with war materials under the lend-lease agreement.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, contemplative
Plot: world war two, wartime life, military life, war, danger, military, heroes, aerial combats, battles, ocean or sea, family relations, military uniform ...
Time: year 1944, 1940s
Place: russia, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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 4.5
 89
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: world war two, partisan, nudity (full frontal - brief), battle, train, violence, murder, death, machine gun, battles, breasts, river ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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: great patriotic war, exploit, military uniform, red army, nazi soldier, russian soldier, world war two, train, soviet army, fascist, russian, soldier ...
Place: ukraine, kiev ukraine, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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, sentimental, rough, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: red army, world war two, russian soldier, heroic, heroism, camaraderie, life & death, war, soldier, eastern front, patriotism, retreat ...
Time: 1940s, year 1942
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 7.2
 175
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, self sacrifice, tank, uniform, armor, behind enemy lines, world war two
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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: world war two, orphan, war, anti war, youth, heroes, battles, german, boy, child execution, child spy, great patriotic war ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1943
Place: russia, europe, berlin germany, soviet union, japan
⇓ 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, partisan, winter, village, world war two, german army, battle, search, nazi, german soldier, husband wife relationship, family relations ...
Time: 1940s
Place: albania
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 7.1
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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, battle, soldier, nurse, battles, physician, red army, trench, artillery, nazi soldier, world war two, military officer ...
Time: year 1942
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: betrayal, small town, friendship, stalinism, heroism, arrest, politics, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, repression, hanging, tragic event ...
Time: pre world war two, 1940s, year 1940
Place: russia, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Fall of the Eagles (1989)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: bomb, father daughter relationship, train, death of loved one, soldier, wounded soldier, explosion, female nudity, jewish, nazi, deathbed, german soldier ...
Time: 1940s
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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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: hitler, world war two, eastern front, dead soldier, assassination, troops, enemy, wounded soldier, soldier, military, german soldier, death ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, year 1944
Place: normandy, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 6.3
 469
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: suspenseful, exciting, rough, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, male bonding, male friendship, military, soldier, friendship, fascism, violence, deadly, society, friendship between men, great patriotic war ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.3
 106
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, nazi, german occupation, execution, black market, traitor, roadblock
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: russian abroad, red army, great patriotic war, russian soldier, uniform, soviet army, world war two
Time: year 1945
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.1
 4K
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 ⇓
51%
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: suspense, suspenseful, captivating, sad
Plot: world war two, great patriotic war, traitor, behind enemy lines, sabotage, propaganda, airplane shot down, soldier, survival, social relations, love affair, soviet army
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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 ...
Plot: liberation, war, child, firing squad, resistance, world war two, beating, german occupation, cripple, sniper, nazi occupation, prisoner ...
Time: year 1944, 1940s, year 1943
Place: yugoslavia, macedonia, europe, former yugoslavia, balkan
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, train, army, machine gun, nazi, cave, mountain, battle, air raid, hangar, airplane ...
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: controversial, realistic, serious, thought provoking, emotional ...
Plot: pregnancy, babies and infants, state affairs, war, society, life is a bitch, strong female presence, political unrest, family life, wartime life, culture clash, introspection ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 1920s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: accusation, gestapo, occupation, officer, nurse, great patriotic war, fascist, reconnaissance, underground, pow
Place: kiev ukraine, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.4
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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, psychological, gloomy, realistic, serious
Plot: soldier, train ride, fainting, world war two, factory worker, redemption, lovers reunited, haunted by the past, homecoming, bittersweet, pretense, couples ...
Place: russia, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.5
 30K
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, holocaust, nazism, military, soldier, german, starvation, politics, survival, russian, genocide ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1942, year 1943
Place: russia, europe, italy, germany, poland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.3
 146
The Bombers (1973)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two best friends, former Partisans, must face new challenges after the war.
Plot: world war two, mountain, bomber, post world war two, explosion, german, fear, night, girl, partisan, injury, prisoner ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%