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The Romanovs: An Imperial Family (2000)
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The Romanovs: An Imperial Family (2000)
Original name: Романовы: Венценосная Семья
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Russia
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The story of the last year and a half of Tsar Nicholas II and his family from the February Revolution of 1917 to their execution in July 1918.
Plot: czar, russian history, russian revolution, world war one, exile, red army, martyr, execution, imperial russia
Time: year 1917, year 1918, 1910s
Place: russia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, captivating and epic films with plots about russian history, czar, russian revolution, revolution, politics, state affairs and world war one mostly in Drama, History and Biography genres. Some movies like The Romanovs: An Imperial Family: Nicholas and Alexandra (1971), Rasputin (1996), Admiral (2008), Trust (1976), The Fall of the Empire (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Nicholas and Alexandra (1971)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 183 min.
Story: Biography of the last Russian Monarch, Tsar Nicholas II and his Tsarina, Alexandra.Czar Nicholas II, the inept monarch of Russia, insensitive to the needs of his people, is overthrown and exiled to Siberia with his family.
Style: epic, captivating, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: royal family, russian revolution, rise and fall, politics, political unrest, rebellion, rebelliousness, state affairs, czar, russian history, family relations, world war one ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, 90s, edwardian era
Place: russia, siberia
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Rasputin (1996)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Into an era seething with war and revolution, a man comes with an incredible power to heal a nation...or destroy it. Based on the true story of one of the most powerful and mysterious figures in Russian history.
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: murder, good versus evil, royal family, unfulfillment, state affairs, ambition, politics, monk, revolution, visionary, society, clergy ...
Time: edwardian era, year 1916
Place: russia
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100%
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Admiral (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 124 min.
Story: This is a story of a great love facing the greatest drama of the history of Russia. Admiral Kolchak is a true war hero and beloved husband and father. One day he meets Anna, the love of his life and the wife of his best friend. The revolution in his ...
Style: realistic, dramatic, serious, based on true events, tragic ending ...
Plot: russian history, political unrest, destiny, world war one, politics, warship, state affairs, russian revolution, russian civil war, military, civil war, against the odds ...
Time: 1910s
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia
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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 ...
Plot: politics, politician, assassination, world war one, new year's eve, bourgeoisie, socialist, demonstration, communism, nationalism, czar, bolshevik ...
Time: 1900s, 1910s, 1890s, year 1917
Place: helsinki finland, siberia, st. petersburg russia, soviet union, russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Fall of the Empire (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 520 min.
Story: The Fall of the Great Russian Empire is the main storyline of this 10 episode mini series, however, every episode has a separate detective story of its own.
Plot: russian empire, russian revolution, russian history, world war one, imperial russia, revenge, train, prison, spy
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: sarajevo
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Rasputin (1981)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 151 min.
Story: Details the life of the Russian monk Rasputin. The film shows his rise to power and how it corrupted him. His sexual perversions and madness ultimatly leads to his gruesome assasination.
Style: disturbing, serious, thought provoking, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: assassination, clergy, intrigue, royal family, ambition, politics, tragic hero, psychopath, betrayal, murder, revolution, royal court ...
Time: 1910s, year 1916, year 1917
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia
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Reds (1981)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 195 min.
Story: A radical American journalist becomes involved with the Communist revolution in Russia and hopes to bring its spirit and idealism to the United States.
Style: captivating, tense, serious, sentimental, atmospheric ...
Plot: russian revolution, world war one, love triangle, journalism, politics, romance, political unrest, couple relations, writer's life, love affair, infidelity, rebelliousness ...
Time: 1910s, 1920s, 20th century, 20s, year 1917
Place: russia, new york, usa, france, chicago illinois ...
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 91
Flame Top (1980)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 155 min.
Story: This biographical film celebrates the little-known life of the Finnish novelist and revolutionary Maiju Lassila (Asko Sarkola), born in 1868. Lassila's early years are briefly shown, then the film richly details his active and paradoxically ...
Plot: female director, bomb, blood, marriage, revolution, assassination, poverty, terrorism, teacher, marriage ceremony, ink, class struggle ...
Time: year 1938, 1900s, year 1917, turn of the century, 1910s ...
Place: finland, russia, st. petersburg russia
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48%
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Peter the Great (1986)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 360 min.
Story: This is the story of Peter I, Tsar of Russia from 1682, and the constant struggle between him, his sister Sophia and the Streltsy, an important Russian military corp. The story depicts the efforts of Peter in transforming Russia in an "all ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: ruler, state affairs, heroes, rise to the top, war, ego clash, family feud, fight for supremacy, royal court, ambition, leadership, royal family ...
Time: 18th century, 17th century
Place: russia
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Young Catherine (1991)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA, Canada, Soviet Union, Germany, Italy
Duration: 150 min.
Story: A German princess is chosen to marry the heir to the Russian Throne, but faces plots and intrigues against her.
Style: serious, stylized, realistic, sentimental, touching
Plot: royal court, love and romance, couple relations, palaces castles and temples, royal family, political intrigue, ambition, intrigue, rivalry, state affairs, dishonesty, head of state ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era, 1700s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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White Horse (1993)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 50 min.
Story: The White Horse is a Russian TV serial broadcast in 1993. The film, in 10 episodes, was directed by Gelii Ryabov. It presents the Russian civil war in Siberia from 1917–1920 and the struggle of the White Russians under the command of Admiral ...
Plot: civil war, czar, murder, russian revolution, revolution
Time: year 1917, 1910s
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At the Beginning of Glorious Days (1980)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: East Germany, Soviet Union
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Late 17th century. With no access to the sea, Russia suffers great losses in foreign trade. Peter tries to capture the Turkish fortress of Azov, but with no success: he can win only if he has a fleet. Peter’s ukases provoke the Boyars’ ...
Plot: decapitation, execution, imperial russia, mutiny, czar
Time: 18th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Mother (1990)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union, Italy
Duration: 200 min.
Story: The social ferment in late 19th century Russia which led to the 1917 Russian Revolution is movingly portrayed in this lengthy historical drama, which is very faithful to the 1907 novel The Mother by the celebrated Marxist writer Maxim Gorky ...
Plot: friend, death, small town, death of father, politics, drunkenness, murder, russian history, czar, father son relationship, friendship, clandestine ...
Place: siberia, ussr, russia
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44%
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Boris Godunov (1986)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union, Poland, Czechoslovakia, West Germany
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Praised for its fine photography and production design if not its narrative, Sergei Bondarchuk directed this adaptation of the tale by Alexander Pushkin. Boris Godunov came to the Czarist throne at the end of the 16th century, after the original ...
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The Youth of Peter the Great (1980)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union, East Germany
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The years of the tsar’s adolescence and youth were permeated with deadly danger coming from some of the Boyars, the rebellious Streltsy and Tsarevna Sophia who aspired for power. But already at that early time Peter demonstrates a profound, bright ...
Plot: russian empire, czar, prince, throne, mutiny, historical event
Time: 1600s
Place: russia
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Mathilde (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Russia
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The love story of the famous ballet dancer Mathilde Kschessinska and Tsar Nicholas II of Russia.
Style: based on true events, psychological, thought provoking, tense
Plot: ballet, female nudity, theater, secret love, impossible love, moral dilemma, father son relationship, passion, love and romance, family, family problems, czar ...
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Place: russia
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Union of Salvation (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Russian troops occupied Paris. Russia became the first power in the world. Now everything seems possible. Young winners, guards officers, are sure that equality and freedom will come - here and now. For this they are ready to sacrifice everything - ...
Style: realistic, suspense, exciting
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Place: russia
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Lenin: The Train (1988)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, France, Spain, Austria, West Germany
Duration: 198 min.
Story: March/April 1917. The first world war is already a couple year to pace. A sealed train with Russian emigrants keeps on driving from Zürich Germany and Sweden to Sint-Petersburg. The outlaws stand under the guidance of Vladimir J. Lenin. Two senior ...
Plot: russian revolution, extramarital affair, falling in love, fall in love, bolshevik, communist, train, revolutionary, train journey
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36%
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Sakharov (1984)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 118 min.
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Place: ussr, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Ekaterina (2014)
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Country: Russia
Duration: 44 min.
Story: The life of the Russian Empress Ekaterina II (Catherine the Great), a German born princess who came to Russia as bride for the young Peter III, chosen by his aunt Elisabeth, and who, once she came into power, transformed the Russian empire.
Style: lyrical, romantic, touching, sentimental
Plot: russian empire, royal family, royal court, russian history, loveless marriage, coup d'etat, empress, palace intrigue, heir to the throne, royalty, aunt, arranged marriage
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Place: russia, st. petersburg russia
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35%
Gagarin: First in Space (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Country: Russia
Duration: 108 min.
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Mommilan veriteot 1917 (1973)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Finland
Duration: 76 min.
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Style: pre war
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Time: year 1917
Place: finland, russia
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34%
The Battalion of Death (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Russia, 1917, WWI. This is the story of the 1st Russian Women's Battalion of Death, formed as part of an ill-conceived propaganda ploy by the Russian Provisional Government in late May of 1917.
Plot: eastern front, russian revolution, trench warfare, frontline, uniform, german soldier, world war one, female soldier, dead soldier, russian soldier, woman in uniform
Time: year 1917
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33%
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Tsar (2009)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Russia
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Style: atmospheric, epic, bleak, stylized, realistic ...
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Time: 16th century
Place: russia
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The Assassination of Trotsky (1972)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After having been forced to leave the Soviet Union 1929 Trotsky has ended up in Mexico 1940. He is still busy with the politics. Stalin has sent out an assassin, Frank Jacson. Jacson befriends a young communist and gets an invitation to ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, thought provoking, suspenseful
Plot: assassination, exile, folk hero, leadership, political conspiracy, chases and races, state affairs, rise and fall, society, graphic violence, on the run, conspiracy ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: mexico, latin america, russia
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30%
Iron Jawed Angels (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
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Style: sincere, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: feminism, civil rights, state affairs, politics, fighting the system, political unrest, human spirit, injustice, americana, journalism, media, love affair ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1917
Place: virginia, tennessee, philadelphia, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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The Horde (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Russia
Duration: 129 min.
Story: It is the word "horde" that had meant, for many countries and nations, bloody raids and being under humilating contribution for centuries - a strange and scary world with its own rules and customs. To be or not to be for Rus (Ruthenia), ...
Style: epic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, captivating
Plot: ambition, hopes, imaginary, danger, escapades, gory, curses spells and rituals, royal court, evil empire, rise and fall, unfulfillment, murder ...
Time: 14th century, middle ages
Place: russia, asia, mongolia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Russian Ark (2002)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, History, Mystery
Country: Russia, Germany, Japan, Canada, Finland, Denmark
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A French marquis wanders through a vast labyrinth of corridors, theaters and ballrooms at a reception for a Persian ambassador.
Style: epic, captivating, serious, experimental, non-linear ...
Plot: time travel, museum, russian history, revolution, haunted by the past, culture clash, lifestyle, czar, painting, monarchy, empress, surveillance ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 18th century, 1700s, 1900s ...
Place: russia, ussr, st. petersburg russia, europe, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Brecht (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Germany, Austria, Czech Republic
Duration: 187 min.
Story: Bertolt Brecht, a theatre revolutionary, poet of the state, outsider, looks back on his life in 1956, the year of his death, in East Berlin: adolescent provocations in Augsburg during the First World War, early poetic and amorous flights of fancy in ...
Style: humorous
Plot: playwright, nazism, world war one, portrait of an artist, german, literature, nazis, poem, nazi, poet, leftist, life ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 1940s, 1930s, 1920s ...
Place: germany, berlin germany, east germany
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28%
Egon Schiele: Death and the Maiden (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Austria, Luxembourg
Duration: 110 min.
Story: At the beginning of the 20th Century Egon Schiele is one of the most provocative artists in Vienna. His life and work are driven by beautiful women and an era that is coming to an end. Two women will have a lasting impact on him - his sister and ...
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, touching, non-linear
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