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, disturbing, bleak, emotional and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with communist party, politics, communism, communist, society, state affairs, murder, dishonesty, rebellion and suicide 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: Babylon Berlin (2017), Redhead (1976), The Joke (1969), A World Apart (1988), Never Speak Ill of the Dead (1984), The Oak (1992), The Death of Stalin (2017), Beginning of the Great Revival (2011), Red Couple (2015), The Scar (1976).

List of communist party movies

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, political scandal, political intrigue, police investigation, adaptation, communist party, social problems, espionage, communism, police, police detective, secretary ...
Time: pre world war two, 1920s
Place: berlin germany
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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: teenager, orphan, communist party, dirty cop, guardian, burning house, police officer, abuse, arrest, world war two, corrupt cop, torture ...
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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, disturbing, realistic, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: politics, hard labor, memory, pickaxe, postcard, communist party, adultery, restaurant, revenge, college, womanizer, prison ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1940s, 1950s, year 1949
Place: prague, czech republic, prague czechoslovakia
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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: serious, bleak, realistic, emotional, thought provoking ...
Plot: apartheid, mother daughter relationship, political unrest, injustice, human spirit, idealism, communist party, exile, discrimination, missing person, fighting the system, rebellion ...
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: voting, suicide, wheat, coal mine, secret police, communism, 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: suspenseful, serious, biting, realistic
Plot: private detective, investigation, murder, strong sexual content, cia, communist party, kgb, mystery, who done it, crimes, deadly, government agency ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: madrid, spain
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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: dark humor, gloomy, semi serious, atmospheric, macabre
Plot: politics, self discovery, on the road, parents and children, surgeon, communist party, siblings relations, state affairs, family relations, chaos and mayhem, society, totalitarianism ...
Time: 80s
Place: romania, europe
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The Death of Stalin (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, France, Belgium, Canada
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: death, dictator, chaos, military, political satire, socialism, power struggle, execution, grief, raid, violence, politics ...
Time: 1950s, year 1949, year 1964
Place: russia, moscow russia, soviet union, 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: serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: politics, society, state affairs, head of state, social differences, revolution, rebellion, republican era china, patriotism, communist party, military uniform
Time: 1910s, 20s, 20th century
Place: asia, china
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Red Couple (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 179 min.
Plot: jail, execution, death of son, politician, politics, prison, love, love triangle, secret police, communist, socialism, communism ...
Time: 1940s, 1950s, 1930s
Place: finland, soviet union
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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: serious, bleak, realistic, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: factory, small town, working class, politics, society, human nature, innocence lost, introspection, moral dilemma, small town life, state affairs, social relations ...
Place: poland
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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, civil war, war, fascism, blindfold, city hall, swastika, waterfall, american abroad, mirror, church, pocket watch ...
Time: 1930s, year 1937, year 1975, year 1939, pre world war two
Place: spain, basque country
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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, assassination, coup d'etat, communist party, communist, marxist, presidential election, communism, bourgeoisie
Time: year 1937, year 1947, year 1970
Place: chile, latin america
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Takhti (1997)
Genre: 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: loss of father, murder, jealousy, extramarital affair, mafia, director, dual role, assassination, suicide, cemetery, imprisonment, world cup ...
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: politics, prime minister, communism, political prisoner, post civil war, communist party, anti communist, political activism, political oppression, political persecution, political intrigue, military officer
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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, prostitute, wedding party, radioactivity, radiation, violence against women, orphan, geiger counter, forced labor, unwanted pregnancy, trumpet, sun ...
Time: year 1949, 1940s
Place: berlin germany, east 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: marriage proposal, beating, newspaper, mayor, nurse, millionaire, journalist, female nudity, corruption, labor union, adultery, murder disguised as accident ...
Place: paris france
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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, communism, dogma, anal, subversion, indoctrination, nintendo, rules, hotel owner, communist, death of lover, aging ...
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: serious, atmospheric, realistic, tense, sincere ...
Plot: idealism, rebelliousness, political unrest, new wave, rebellion, society, state affairs, aging, introspection, haunted by the past, dishonesty, one more chance ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1965
Place: europe, spain, france, basque country, brussels belgium ...
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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: emotional, serious, epic, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: betrayal, murder, genocide, political unrest, spy, artist, fascism, election campaign, communist, theatre milieu, conflict, wartime life ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 1950s
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: clever, touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: discrimination, working class, sewing machine, factory, injustice, idealism, gender, protest, feminism, workplace, rebellion, human spirit ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, 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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, captivating, tense ...
Plot: rock, small town, danger, music band, race against time, survival, couple relations, friendship, artists and showbiz, chases and races, friends, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: russia
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The Ear (1990)
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: disturbing, serious, realistic, biting, suspenseful ...
Plot: couple relations, dishonesty, couples, family problems, life is a bitch, crumbling marriage, domestic disturbance, political intrigue, politics, state affairs, unfulfillment, government facility ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: russia, prague, czech republic, czechoslovakia
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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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: betrayal, sicilian, crime, rise and fall, political unrest, criminal heroes, politics, ambition, crimes, dishonesty, heroes, society ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: sicily, italy, europe
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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, realistic ...
Plot: hollywood, small town, mistaken identity, writer's life, congress, memory loss, romance, communism, patriotism, americana, starting over, falsely accused ...
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: bleak, serious, realistic, captivating, disturbing ...
Plot: politics, political unrest, revolution, war, state affairs, assassination, contests and competitions, leadership, battles, ambition, heroes, media ...
Place: china, taiwan, shanghai, beijing china
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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, semi serious, realistic, thought provoking ...
Plot: politics, friendship, communism, mccarthyism, fighting the system, cons and scams, movie business, fight, dishonesty, society, actor's life, writer's life ...
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 50s, 1960s
Place: europe, florence, new york, usa, italy
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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: suspenseful, serious, bleak, scary, disturbing ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, sexual abuse, police investigation, master criminal, slasher, crime, special agents, investigation, mind game, track down, who done it ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia, soviet union, kiev ukraine
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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, clever, semi serious, dark humor, realistic ...
Plot: cia, double life, hitman, silencer, intrigue, tour guide, bar fight, audition, double agent, gay slur, spy, suicide ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 1960s, 1940s ...
Place: mexico, latin america, usa, new york, west berlin west germany ...
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Clear Skies (1961)
Genre: Romance, War, Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 110 min.
Story: At the outset of the War, Alexei,an airman, marries Sasha Lvova, a young factory worker. One day, Alexei does not return from his mission and he is thought to be dead. Some time after the end of hostilities though, he reappears : taken prisoner, he ...
Plot: drunkenness, love, pilot, post war, communist party, communism, stalinism, reputation, fighter pilot, falling in love, flashback, justice ...
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