Communist party movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant communist party movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, captivating, serious, thought provoking, emotional and atmospheric films and TV shows about / with communist party, politics, communism, communist, society, state affairs, male nudity, arrest, prison and dog plots mostly in Drama, History and Biography genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as communist party: Beginning of the Great Revival (2011), The Affair (2010), The Founding of a Republic (2009), Redhead (1976), The Joke (1969), Neruda (2016), Three Seconds (2017), The Disguiser (2015), Babylon Berlin (2017), Yellow Earth (1984).

List of communist party movies

Beginning of the Great Revival (2011)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: China
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A chronicle of the events that led to the founding of the Chinese Communist Party.
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, factual
Plot: politics, revolution, head of state, state affairs, society, social differences, rebellion, communist party, patriotism, rivalry, chinese history, military uniform ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 1910s, 20s
Place: china, asia
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The Art of Loving: Story of Michalina Wislocka (2017)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Michalina Wislocka, the most famous and recognized sexologist of communist Poland, fights for the right to publish her book, which will change the sex life of Polish people forever.
Style: realistic, captivating, humorous, serious
Plot: female orgasm, sex education, women's rights, communist party, woman, communism, open marriage, catholic church, cold war, voyeurism, countryside, writer's life ...
Time: 1940s, 1950s, year 1941, 1960s, 70s ...
Place: poland
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 6.6
 47
The Affair (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An ex-seminarian slash communist runs a hotel in Baguio. He then meets a handsome upcoming lawyer. A once-a-year trip to Baguio by the lawyer and conversations with the hotel owner develop into an affair which encompasses decades of socio-political ...
Style: thought provoking, twists and turns, captivating
Plot: lgbt, communism, communist, indoctrination, car accident, lawyer, teacher, party, martial law, communist party, professor, politics ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 70s, 1990s
Place: the philippines
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The Founding of a Republic (2009)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: China
Duration: 138 min.
Story: The Founding of a Republic is a Chinese historical film commissioned by China's film regulator and made by the state-owned China Film Group (CFG) to mark the 60th anniversary of the People's Republic of China. The film retells the tale of ...
Style: serious, captivating, rough, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: politics, state affairs, military, assassination, revolution, political unrest, heroes, ambition, battles, historical event, media, historic figure ...
Place: china, taiwan, beijing china, shanghai
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 7.2
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Redhead (1976)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Romania
Duration: 86 min.
Story: During the summer of 1944, while Romanians turn weapons against Nazis, Mihai, an orphan teenager whose parents died in a bombing, tries to enlist in order to fight in the front line but he discovers that former police commissioner Potra tortured and ...
Plot: world war two, orphan, communist party, dirty cop, abuse, drunk, teenager, burning house, police officer, german army, carpenter, underage ...
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 7.1
 1K
The Joke (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In the 1950s, Ludvik Jahn was expelled from the Communist Party and the University by his fellow students, because of a politically incorrect note he sent to his girlfriend. Fifteen years later, he tries to get his revenge by seducing Helena, the ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, emotional, disturbing, rough ...
Plot: politics, communist party, pickaxe, postcard, exile, adultery, revenge, restaurant, memory, hard labor, couple relations, college ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1949, 1950s, 1940s
Place: prague, czech republic, central europe, prague czechoslovakia
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 6.8
 10K
Neruda (2016)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Chile, Argentina, France, Spain, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: It’s 1948 and the Cold War has arrived in Chile. In the Congress, prominent Communist Senator and popular poet Pablo Neruda accuses the government of betraying the Party and is stripped of his parliamentary immunity by President González Videla. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, captivating, based on true events
Plot: latinx lead, manhunt, politician, escape, police detective, anti communism, political repression, class differences, police investigation, senate, dictatorship, exile ...
Time: year 1948, post world war two, 1940s
Place: santiago chile, south america, chile, andes mountains, paris france
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Three Seconds (2017)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Russia
Duration: 133 min.
Story: The story is set at the 1972 Munich Olympics where the U.S. team lost the basketball championship for the first time in 36 years. The final moments of the final game have become one of the most controversial events in Olympic history. With play ...
Style: atmospheric, inspirational, captivating, motivational
Plot: basketball, olympics, sport team, dedication, basketball player, miraculous event, athlete, coach, handicapped, terror, kgb, disability ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: moscow russia
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 7.7
 352
The Disguiser (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: China
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the Japanese occupation era, the rich yet naive young master Ming Tai is trained to become an agent, and is later sent to become an underground spy for the Communists. Together with his brother and double agent Ming Lou, they try and bring ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, psychological, tense
Plot: spy, japanese occupation, resistance, assassination, brother brother relationship, secret organization, double agent, espionage, disguise, false identity, trust, mind game ...
Time: year 1940, year 1939
Place: china, shanghai
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 8.4
 21K
Babylon Berlin (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Colognian commissioner Gereon Rath moves to Berlin, the epicenter of political and social changes in the Golden Twenties.
Style: neo noir, atmospheric, captivating, tense, social realism
Plot: police investigation, political intrigue, social problems, national socialism, police detective, political scandal, conspiracy, investigation, murder investigation, crime investigation, fighting crime, adaptation ...
Time: pre world war two, 1920s, year 1929
Place: berlin germany, germany
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 7.1
 2K
Yellow Earth (1984)
Genre: Drama, History, Music, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Yellow earth focuses on the story of a Communist soldier who is sent to the countryside to collect folk songs for the Communist Revolution. There he stays with a peasant family and learns that the happy songs he was sent to collect do not exist; the ...
Style: thought provoking, realistic, serious, sentimental, gloomy ...
Plot: soldier, family relations, village, peasant, drought, arranged marriage, tradition, against the odds, culture clash, parents and children, political unrest, injustice ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, year 1939
Place: china, asia
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A World Apart (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Zimbabwe
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A White enclave in Johannesburg, South Africa, in the 1960s. Molly Roth, 13 years old, is the daughter of leftist parents, and she must piece together what's happening around her when her father disappears one night, barely evading arrest, and, ...
Style: bleak, emotional, disturbing, serious, realistic ...
Plot: injustice, family relations, political unrest, interracial relations, pursuit, mother daughter relationship, apartheid, journalism, rebellion, dishonesty, youth, society ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1963
Place: south africa, africa, johannesburg south africa
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Never Speak Ill of the Dead (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Tragicomic story about Communist activist who wants to bring the benefits of Communism to the inhabitants of a Serbian village after WW2.
Plot: minefield, wheat, communism, suicide, voting, secret police, coal mine, communist party, priest, post war
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Murder in the Central Committee (1982)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The plot follows a private detective, an ex communist and former CIA agent, who travels from Barcelona to Madrid to discover the identity of the assassin of the leader of the Spanish Communist party who was stabbed during a blackout while presiding ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, realistic, biting
Plot: investigation, murder, private detective, graphic violence, deadly, politics, rivalry, strong sexual content, dishonesty, government agency, undercover, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: madrid, spain
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 8.1
 3K
The Oak (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Romania
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A description of Romania before Ceausescu's downfall, through the story of Nela. Daughter of a former colonel of the Securitate, the romanian political police. She refused to become as her sister, an agent of this Securitate, and lives with her ...
Style: gloomy, atmospheric, semi serious, suspense, macabre
Plot: politics, society, state affairs, dark humor, totalitarianism, family relations, chaos and mayhem, self discovery, siblings relations, parents and children, on the road, communist party ...
Time: 80s
Place: romania, europe
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 7.3
 22K
Reds (1981)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Canada
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: serious, sentimental, captivating, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: russian revolution, world war one, love triangle, journalism, politics, romance, political unrest, writer's life, couple relations, love affair, infidelity, rebelliousness ...
Time: 1910s, 1920s, 20s, 20th century, year 1918 ...
Place: russia, new york, usa, ussr, washington d.c. ...
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The Seduction of Mimi (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Mimi is a Sicilian dockworker who loses his job when he votes against the Mafia candidate in what he thinks is a secret ballot. He leaves his wife behind and goes to Turin, where he meets and moves in with Fiore, a street vendor and Communist ...
Style: humorous, clever, realistic, semi serious, talky ...
Plot: satire, working class, infidelity, gangsters, dishonesty, love and romance, workplace, society, crumbling marriage, nothing goes right, criminal's revenge, unfulfillment ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, sicily, europe, turin italy, southern italy ...
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 7.5
 79K
Trumbo (2015)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The career of screenwriter Dalton Trumbo is halted by a witch hunt in the late 1940s when he defies the anti-communist HUAC committee and is blacklisted.
Style: talky, factual, intense, inspirational, touching ...
Plot: communism, hollywood, movie business, mccarthyism, communist, justice, politics, screenwriter, parent child relationship, jail, political persecution, release from prison ...
Time: 1940s, 50s, 1950s, 70s, year 1954 ...
Place: usa
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Closer to the Moon (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Romania, USA, Italy, Poland, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A Romanian police officer teams up with a small crew of bank robbers to pull off a heist by convincing everyone at the scene of the crime that they are only filming a movie.
Style: sincere, realistic, stylized, captivating, serious ...
Plot: bank robbery, heist, crime gone awry, deadly, money, deception, secret, military, confined, love triangle, love and romance, society ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1960, year 1959, year 1964 ...
Place: romania, bucharest, soviet union, ussr
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The Death of Stalin (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Country: UK, France, Belgium, Canada, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When tyrannical dictator Joseph Stalin dies in 1953, his parasitic cronies square off in a frantic power struggle to become the next Soviet leader. Among the contenders are the dweebish Georgy Malenkov, the wily Nikita Khrushchev and Lavrenti Beria ...
Style: banned film, satirical, political comedy, parody
Plot: political satire, socialism, josef stalin, military, death, chaos, repression, power struggle, funeral, satire, dictator, political intrigue ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, year 1956, year 1953, year 1949 ...
Place: soviet union, ussr, russia, siberia, moscow russia
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 6.1
 39
Red Couple (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 179 min.
TV show
Style: romantic, captivating, entertaining
Plot: love and romance, male female relationship, historical figure, relationships, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, couples, romantic relationship, couple relations, socialism, alcohol abuse, secret police, love ...
Time: 1950s, 1940s, 1930s, 50s
Place: soviet union, finland, ussr
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 6.7
 2K
The Scar (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After discussions and dishonest negotiations, a decision is taken as to where a large new chemical factory is to be built and Bednarz, an honest Party man, is put in charge of the construction. He used to live in the small town where the factory is ...
Style: emotional, bleak, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Plot: factory, small town, human nature, social relations, state affairs, politics, society, working class, innocence lost, moral dilemma, introspection, small town life ...
Time: 70s
Place: poland
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 5.8
 2K
Gernika (2016)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The fates of Henry - an American correspondent - and Teresa, one of the Republic's censors during the Spanish Civil War.
Style: serious, disturbing, suspenseful, realistic, based on true events
Plot: journalist, battlefield, civil war, saving a life, military, freedom, nazism, war violence, hiding place, politics, militia, aspiring writer ...
Time: 1930s, pre world war two, year 1939, year 1937, year 1975 ...
Place: spain, basque country, madrid
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 5.3
 158
Takhti (1998)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Mystery
Country: Iran
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ali Hatami's film on the life of Iranian wrestling champion Takhti remains unfinished. Another director is assigned by the I.R. Intelligence Ministry to finish the project. The new director wants to carry out research on the life of the ...
Plot: communist party, championship, director, dead husband, iranian, jealousy, extramarital affair, hijab, champion, murder, dual role, persian ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
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The Man with the Carnation (1980)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Greece
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The story of Nikos Belogiannis member of the communist party and officer of Ellas that has come back to Greece only to get arrested, tried for espionage on behalf of Russia and executed.
Plot: political activism, prime minister, communism, political intrigue, political prisoner, post civil war, politics, anti communist, political oppression, political persecution, communist party, military officer
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 6.3
 140
Sun Seekers (1958)
Genre: Drama
Country: East Germany
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A socialist story of "atoms for peace" and compulsory labor in an East German uranium mine under Soviet control.
Style: light
Plot: violence against women, geiger counter, wedding party, communist party, trumpet, prostitution, sabotage, police arrest, miner, forced labor, unwanted pregnancy, ss officer ...
Time: 1940s, year 1949
Place: east germany, berlin germany
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No Pockets in a Shroud (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Michel Dolannes resigns from a major newspaper as a journalist to launch a new journal 'Le Cosmopolite' which reveals all kinds of shady deals.One day, he is killed but who is the killer?
Plot: adultery, corruption, quitting a job, nurse, orphanage, mayor, labor union, hit by a car, casual sex, beating, scandal, journalist ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france
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The Travelling Players (1975)
Genre: Drama, History, Music, War
Country: Greece
Duration: 230 min.
Story: This expansive Greek drama follows a troupe of theater actors as they perform around their country during World War II. While the production that they put on is entitled "Golfo the Shepherdess," the thespians end up echoing scenes from ...
Style: realistic, serious, epic, disturbing, emotional ...
Plot: betrayal, murder, civil war, life is a bitch, politics, rivalry, against humanity, deadly, greek, genocide, vengeance, anti war ...
Time: year 1939, year 1952, 1930s, post world war two, 1940s ...
Place: greece, europe
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Made in Dagenham (2010)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A dramatization of the 1968 strike at the Ford Dagenham car plant, where female workers walked out in protest against sexual discrimination.
Style: touching, contemplative, realistic, semi serious, uplifting ...
Plot: discrimination, working class, protest, injustice, gender, factory, workplace, fighting the system, idealism, revolution, rebelliousness, workplace situations ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1970, year 1966 ...
Place: england, europe, london, michigan, liverpool ...
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Confessions of a Dangerous Mind (2002)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Television made him famous, but his biggest hits happened off screen. Television producer by day, CIA assassin by night, Chuck Barris was recruited by the CIA at the height of his TV career and trained to become a covert operative. Or so Barris said.
Style: microfilm, semi serious, suspenseful, stylized, non-linear ...
Plot: double agent, hitman, double life, intrigue, cia, love and romance, artists and showbiz, tv show, secret agents, dark humor, success, couples ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century, 1930s, 1960s ...
Place: new york, mexico, usa, latin america, west berlin west germany ...
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