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, serious, bleak, disturbing, thought provoking and emotional films and TV shows about / with communist party, politics, communism, communist, society, state affairs, rebellion, life is a bitch, dishonesty and murder plots mostly in Drama, History and War genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as communist party: Redhead (1976), The Joke (1969), Babylon Berlin (2017), Yellow Earth (1984), A World Apart (1988), Never Speak Ill of the Dead (1984), The Oak (1992), Closer to the Moon (2014), The Death of Stalin (2017), Beginning of the Great Revival (2011).

List of communist party movies

 7.2
 127
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: teenager, orphan, communist party, dirty cop, guardian, world war two, pickpocket, drunk, german army, corrupt cop, torture, abuse ...
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 7.3
 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: sincere, semi serious, emotional, rough, disturbing ...
Plot: politics, revenge, pickaxe, postcard, communist party, adultery, hard labor, restaurant, memory, infidelity, vengeance, society ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, 1940s, year 1949
Place: prague, czech republic, prague czechoslovakia
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 8.4
 11K
Babylon Berlin (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Colognian commissioner Gereon Rath moves to Berlin, the epicenter of political and social changes in the Golden Twenties.
Style: atmospheric, captivating, social realism, national socialism
Plot: neo noir, social problems, political scandal, police investigation, political intrigue, communist party, adaptation, espionage, communism, german, police detective, organized crime ...
Time: pre world war two, 1920s
Place: berlin germany, germany
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 7.3
 2K
Yellow Earth (1984)
Genre: Drama, History, Music, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 86 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: serious, atmospheric, stylized, sentimental, gloomy ...
Plot: village, soldier, society, against the odds, injustice, rebellion, revolution, political unrest, family tradition, culture clash, village life, parents and children ...
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: disturbing, tense, uplifting, thought provoking, emotional ...
Plot: political unrest, injustice, apartheid, mother daughter relationship, human spirit, family problems, dishonesty, racism, missing person, discrimination, rebellion, idealism ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, year 1963
Place: south africa, africa
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Never Speak Ill of the Dead (1984)
Genre: Comedy
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: wheat, secret police, coal mine, voting, communism, communist party, suicide, 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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, biting
Plot: investigation, private detective, murder, state affairs, rivalry, strong sexual content, dishonesty, deadly, government agency, crimes, uncover truth, who done it ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: madrid, spain
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 8.2
 2K
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, dark humor, macabre
Plot: politics, chaos and mayhem, state affairs, parents and children, family relations, siblings relations, self discovery, totalitarianism, society, on the road, surgeon, communist party ...
Time: 80s
Place: romania, europe
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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, bleak, stylized, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: heist, crime and punishment, love triangle, impossible love, society, death row, confined, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, love and romance, crimes, crime gone awry ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, year 1964, year 1959, year 1960 ...
Place: romania, soviet union, ussr
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The Death of Stalin (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, War
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
Plot: political satire, socialism, dictator, military, death, chaos, secret, telephone call, hand kissing, telephone, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 1950s, year 1949, year 1964
Place: russia, soviet union, moscow russia, ussr
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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, serious, captivating
Plot: revolution, rebellion, head of state, politics, state affairs, society, social differences, patriotism, republican era china, communist party, military uniform
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 20s, 1920s
Place: asia, china
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 6.6
 34
Red Couple (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 179 min.
Plot: prison, love, execution, communism, communist party, politics, politician, socialism, jail, love triangle, death of son, secret police ...
Time: 1950s, 1940s, 1930s
Place: soviet union, finland
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 6.7
 1K
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: bleak, emotional, serious, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: factory, small town, small town life, politics, working class, society, human nature, innocence lost, introspection, moral dilemma, social relations, state affairs ...
Place: poland
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 5.8
 2K
Guernica (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: based on true events
Plot: journalist, war, civil war, clock, spanish civil war, beret, kissing in the rain, forced confession, translation, 360 degree well shot, bloody face, german soldier ...
Time: 1930s, pre world war two, year 1975, year 1939, year 1937
Place: spain, basque country
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 6.8
 16
Voto + Fusil (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 70 min.
Story: The political evolution in Chile seeing from three different times: 1937, 1947 and 1970. A film that shows how a revolution cannot be accomplished by electoral means, and how the wealthy class will always attempt to destroy that revolution, with the ...
Plot: politics, left wing, history of chile, communism, communist party, bourgeoisie, presidential election, coup d'etat, marxist, communist, assassination
Time: year 1970, year 1937, year 1947
Place: chile, latin america
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 5.3
 120
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: suicide, cemetery, mafia, extramarital affair, dead husband, persian, conspiracy theory, iranian, championship, jealousy, loss of father, murder ...
Time: 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: military officer, prime minister, anti communist, communist party, communism, political intrigue, politics, post civil war, political persecution, political prisoner, political oppression, political activism
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 6.5
 115
Sun Seekers (1972)
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: drunkenness, wedding party, radiation, geiger counter, radioactivity, bra and panties, trumpet, sun, unwanted pregnancy, police arrest, forced labor, prostitute ...
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: political corruption, red wine, scandal, revelation, quitting a job, skinny dipping, orphanage, investigative reporter, adultery, beating, labor union, hit by a car ...
Place: paris france
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 6.9
 35
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 ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, communism, nintendo, hotel owner, male nudity, accident, affair, news footage, fireplace, gay relationship, indoctrination ...
Time: 1990s
Place: campus
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The War Is Over (1966)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Sweden
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A group of Spanish refugees try to organize protests from France. Their network is under constant threat by the police and some of them have recently been arrested. The main character (played by Yves Montand) dedicated his whole life to the battle ...
Style: sincere, serious, stylized, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: idealism, dishonesty, rebelliousness, introspection, society, political unrest, haunted by the past, rebellion, new wave, aging, coincidence, one last job ...
Time: 60s, year 1965, 1960s
Place: spain, europe, france, brazil, basque country ...
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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: serious, bleak, emotional, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: murder, betrayal, life is a bitch, parents and children, wartime life, greek, against humanity, legends and myths, vengeance, politics, deadly, political unrest ...
Time: 1950s, 1940s, 1930s
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, clever, uplifting, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: discrimination, working class, injustice, protest, factory, sewing machine, gender, workplace, rebellion, idealism, revolution, fighting the system ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century, year 1966, year 1970 ...
Place: england, europe, michigan, london
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Innocent Saturday (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia, Germany, Ukraine
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A group of friends and bandmates look to escape from the Chernobyl disaster.
Style: sincere, bleak, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: artists and showbiz, race against time, danger, rock, nuclear threat, music band, couple relations, spouse in danger, friends, escapades, chases and races, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: russia
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 7.9
 2K
The Ear (1970)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Husband (senior ministry official) and wife find their house is riddled with listening devices put there by his own ministry. A harrowing night follows (reminiscent of 'Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf'), and the resolution is worse ...
Style: realistic, biting, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: politics, promotion, totalitarianism, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, state affairs, crumbling marriage, domestic disturbance, couple relations, government facility, couples, political intrigue ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: prague, czech republic, russia, czechoslovakia
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 5.4
 4K
The Sicilian (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Egocentric bandit Salvatore Guiliano fights the Church, the Mafia, and the landed gentry while leading a populist movement for Sicilian independence.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: betrayal, sicilian, life is a bitch, crime, state affairs, unfulfillment, criminal heroes, crimes, society, rise and fall, politics, ambition ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: sicily, italy, europe
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 6.9
 49K
The Majestic (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Set in 1951, a blacklisted Hollywood writer gets into a car accident, loses his memory and settles down in a small town where he is mistaken for a long-lost son.
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, emotional, feel good ...
Plot: hollywood, small town, mistaken identity, writer's life, memory loss, romance, parents and children, lovers reunited, getting home, americana, starting over, amnesia ...
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 50s
Place: california, usa
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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, bleak, realistic, rough, disturbing ...
Plot: politics, war, battles, rebellion, revolution, contests and competitions, state affairs, society, ambition, rivalry, military, media ...
Place: china, taiwan, shanghai, beijing china
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 7.4
 7K
The Front (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A cashier poses as a writer for blacklisted talents to submit their work through, but the injustice around him pushes him to take a stand.
Style: clever, humorous, touching, thought provoking, biting ...
Plot: politics, friendship, communism, mccarthyism, fighting the system, cons and scams, state affairs, love and romance, writer's life, bookies, dishonesty, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: new york, europe, florence, italy, usa
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 6.2
 3K
Evilenko (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In 1984, in Kiev, the communist teacher Andrej Romanovic Evilenko is dismissed from his position after a pedophilic act against a student. On 15 May 1984, the pedophile Evilenko begins to rape children, and then slashing the victims in pieces and ...
Style: scary, psychological, disturbing, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, sexual abuse, mind game, slasher, police investigation, police detective, life is a bitch, chases and races, crimes, special agents, crime ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia, soviet union, kiev ukraine
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