Cossack movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant cossack movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, epic, captivating, suspenseful and weird films and TV shows about / with cossack, heroes, escapades, battles, betrayal, soldier, rivalry, nudity (full frontal - brief), military and storytelling plots mostly in Drama, Adventure and War genres shot in USA, Soviet Union, UK and other countries.
cossack movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as cossack: Taras Bulba (1962), With Fire and Sword (1999), The Deluge (1974), Ermak (1997), The Duellists (1977), Viy (1967), Colonel Wolodyjowski (1969), Romance of a Horsethief (1971), Austeria (1982), Great Catherine (1968).

List of cossack movies

Taras Bulba (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The Cossacks of Eastern Europe join the Poles to rid the Turks from the Steps of Europe. In return for their aid, the Poles agree to give control of the Steps to the Cossacks. After the battle, however, the Poles back out of their agreement and ...
Style: epic, serious, realistic, exciting, touching ...
Plot: cossack, cavalry charge, brother brother relationship, father son relationship, ancient, horseman, world war two, ukrainian, heroes, battles, military, unfulfillment ...
Time: 16th century
Place: poland, ukraine, europe, kiev ukraine, russia ...
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Iron & Blood: The Legend of Taras Bulba (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Set in the 16th century, this is a story about Ukraine's Cossack warriors and their campaign to defend their lands from the advancing Polish armies.
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, epic, captivating ...
Plot: cossack, battles, rebelliousness, political unrest, society, parent child relationship, sword fight, state affairs, heroes, father son relationship, leadership, betrayal ...
Time: 16th century, 17th century
Place: poland, ukraine, europe
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With Fire and Sword (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 175 min.
Story: In the mid-17th century, Poland was the largest, most democratic, and most tolerant country in Europe. However, a tragic civil war brought about the gradual decline of the once glorious republic...
Style: captivating, serious, romantic, epic, realistic
Plot: military, polish, cossack, cavalry, heroes, love affair, rivalry, rebellion, love triangle, battles, politics, political unrest ...
Time: 17th century
Place: ukraine, poland, europe
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The Deluge (1974)
Genre: Adventure, History, Romance, War
Country: Poland, Soviet Union
Duration: 287 min.
Story: Following With Fire and Sword', this is an adaptation of the second and most spectacular part of Sienkiewicz's trilogy of warfare, romance, and derring-do. With war raging across Europe in the 17th century, a dashing warrior fights for the ...
Style: captivating, exciting, realistic, serious, rough ...
Plot: polish history, cossack, palace, sword fight, female nudity, colonialism, historical event, battles, soldier, heroes, nobility, monk ...
Time: middle ages, 17th century
Place: poland, sweden, lithuania, warsaw poland, europe ...
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Ermak (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: Russia
Duration: 124 min.
TV show
Story: The story of Ermak Timofeevich, whose campaign for the Ural mountains served to annex the Siberian lands to the Moscow kingdom, in the second half of the 16th century.
Style: epic
Plot: equestrian, conqueror, imperial russia, czar, expedition, settler, cossack, conquering
Time: 16th century
Place: siberia
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The Duellists (1977)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In 1800, as Napoleon Bonaparte rises to power in France, a rivalry erupts between Armand and Gabriel, two lieutenants in the French Army, over a perceived insult. For over a decade, they engage in a series of duels amidst larger conflicts, including ...
Style: visually appealing, realistic, stylized, atmospheric, breathtaking ...
Plot: napoleonic wars, fencing, sword duel, swordsman, sword fight, military, honor, nudity (full frontal - brief), medieval, cossack, adaptation, distopia ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s, 18th century
Place: france, europe
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Viy (1967)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A young priest is ordered to preside over the wake of a witch in the church of a remote village. This means spending three nights alone with the corpse with only his faith to protect him.
Style: scary, suspenseful, dark fantasy, serious, stylized ...
Plot: witch, church, supernatural, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, escapades, witchcraft, evil dead, good versus evil, monster, drunkenness, corpse ...
Time: middle ages
Place: ukraine, kiev ukraine, russia
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Colonel Wolodyjowski (1969)
Genre: Adventure, History, War
Country: Poland, Soviet Union
Duration: 160 min.
Story: In 1668 Polish colonel Michael Wolodyjowski, who recently retired to a monastery, is recalled to active duty and takes charge of Poland's eastern frontier defenses against invading Tatar hordes and Ottoman armies.
Plot: winter, historical event, cossack, snow, colonialism, russian, invasion, betrayal, christianity, siege, suicide, burned alive ...
Time: 17th century, middle ages
Place: poland, eastern europe
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Romance of a Horsethief (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: Yugoslavia, Italy, France, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Since time immemorial, the simple-minded boisterous people of Malava, a small Polish town near the border of imperial Russia, have lived on horse-stealing, horse-trading and horse-smuggling. Life changes abruptly when a Russian garrison, commanded ...
Plot: horse thief, cossack, horse, thief, peasant, village, resistance, revolution, russian army, czar, russian empire, male nudity ...
Place: russia
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Austeria (1982)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 109 min.
Story: During a pogrom in Poland on the eve of World War I, a group of Jews seek refuge from the Cossacks.
Plot: world war one, male objectification, autobiography, nudity (full frontal - brief), family relations, russian, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, fire, sleeping, boy, violinist ...
Time: pre world war one, year 1914
Place: austria, poland
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Great Catherine (1968)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An adaptation of George Bernard Shaw's play.
Plot: royalty, royal family, aristocrat, nobility, love triangle, queen, war for independence, captive, sexuality, diplomat, imprisonment, czar ...
Time: 18th century
Place: england, st. petersburg russia, russia, britain
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The Imposter (1975)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: With the cast list, you would almost expect this to be another Chang Cheh film. Two of Chang's proteges, David Chiang and Chen Kuan-tai go head-to-head in The Imposter which sees cinematographer Pao Hsueh-li back in the director's chair. ...
Plot: kung fu, theft, falsely accused, master of disguise, deception, robbery, cossack, warlord, trick
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Dauria (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 182 min.
Story: A chronicle of life in a small village in the Baikal Region on the eve of World War I and at the time of the October Revolution. The age-old foundations are crumbling, the process of social stratification is underway and, as a result, some people go ...
Style: epic, serious, realistic, captivating, sentimental ...
Plot: russian civil war, anarchist, wedding, revolution, village, unfulfillment, state affairs, war, rebellion, love and romance, romance, couples ...
Place: siberia, russia, ussr
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Quiet Flows the Don (2006)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK, Russia, Italy
Duration: 176 min.
TV show
Story: With World War I, the Bolshevik Revolution, and the Russian Civil War as backdrop, it's an old-fashioned, blood-and-guts narrative, filled with earthly humor and a wealth of colorful characters. The story concerns the fluctuating fortunes of ...
Style: epic, family saga, captivating
Plot: world war one, soldier, revolution, communism, battlefield, army, equestrian, artillery, russian revolution, battles, horse, horseman ...
Place: russia
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GoldenEye (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: James Bond must unmask the mysterious head of the Janus Syndicate and prevent the leader from utilizing the GoldenEye weapons system to inflict devastating revenge on Britain.
Style: exciting, intense, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: kids, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: james bond, espionage, spy, satellite, mission, romancing partners, organized crime, woman with a gun, undercover, race against time, computer, terrorism ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1995, 80s, year 1986
Place: cuba, paris france, britain, riviera, london ...
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Horror Express (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Mysterious and unearthly deaths start to occur while Professor Saxton is transporting the frozen remains of a primitive humanoid creature he found in Manchuria back to Europe.
Style: gothic, scary, macabre, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, train, creature, supernatural, murder, monk, anthropologist, zombie, death, alien, expedition, journey ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, prehistory
Place: siberia, china, russia, england, asia ...
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Battle of Warsaw 1920 (2011)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Poland's winning battle against Soviet Russia as seen through the eyes of two young protagonists, Ola and Jan. She is a Warsaw cabaret dancer, while he is a cavalry officer and poet who believes in socialist ideals
Style: captivating, suspense, factual, tense
Plot: battlefield, propaganda, battles, nurse, capture, singer, epic battle, war, romance, rivalry, soldier, showdown ...
Time: 1920s
Place: warsaw poland, poland
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An American Tail (1986)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young mouse named Fievel and his family decide to migrate to America, a "land without cats," at the turn of the 20th century. But somehow, Fievel ends up in the New World alone and must fend off not only the felines he never thought ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, melancholic, allegory ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: rat, jewish, cat, animals, immigrants, family, adventure, american dream, orphan, good versus evil, irish, chase ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: new york, russia, new jersey, usa, hamburg germany ...
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In the Arms of My Enemy (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Belgium, France, Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jakub and Vladimir, two brothers in their late teens, join in the Cossack army to flee poverty. Elias and Roman, two other brothers, on their own as well, steal horses to survive... When fate brings them together, the encounter proves lethal. ...
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: gay, murder, chase, vengeance, adventure, rivalry, basic training, destiny, family relations, injustice, solitary, life is a bitch ...
Time: 19th century
Place: eastern europe
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Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 129 min.
Story: There is a new criminal mastermind at large (Professor Moriarty) and not only is he Holmes’ intellectual equal, but his capacity for evil and lack of conscience may give him an advantage over the detective.
Style: clever, intellectual, suspense, atmospheric, witty ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: sherlock holmes, steampunk, riddles and clues, intelligence, talented, detective inspector, battle of wits, murderer, mind game, hotshot hero, conspiracy, adventure ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, edwardian era, 1890s
Place: england, paris france, europe, london, germany ...
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Fiddler on the Roof (1971)
Genre: Drama, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 181 min.
Story: This lavishly produced and critically acclaimed screen adaptation of the international stage sensation tells the life-affirming story of Tevye (Topol), a poor milkman whose love, pride and faith help him face the oppression of turn-of-the-century ...
Style: emotional, touching, feel good, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: jewish, judaism, tradition versus modernity, wedding, dancing, tradition, village, jewish culture, anti semitism, immigration, revolution, music ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1930s
Place: ukraine, russia, poland, israel, europe
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The Red and the White (1967)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Hungary, Soviet Union
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In 1919, Hungarian Communists aid the Bolsheviks' defeat of Czarists, the Whites. Near the Volga, a monastery and a field hospital are held by one side then the other.
Style: political, experimental, art house, realistic, serious ...
Plot: world war one, time travel, monastery, equestrian, russian civil war, war, state affairs, politics, society, heroes, confined, against humanity ...
Time: 1910s, year 1919
Place: europe, hungary, russia
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Catherine the Great (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Germany, Austria, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Trapped in a loveless arranged marriage to the immature future Czar, a young German Princess proves a skillful political infighter and rises to become Catherine the Great.
Style: political, serious, realistic, epic, stylized ...
Plot: royal family, royalty, historical event, russian, ancient, colonialism, ambition, political intrigue, pregnant from rape, rape, society, head of state ...
Time: 18th century
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia, ottoman empire, prussia
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Riverworld (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 178 min.
Story: Welcome to Riverworld, a place of strange, watery beauty and the current abode of a fascinating cast of the recently (and not-so-recently) dead. It certainly isn't Heaven, but it just might be Hell.
Style: bleak, atmospheric, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: afterlife, samurai, heroes, obsessive quest, survival, supernatural, escapades, distant planet, mysterious planet, reincarnation, quantum physics, struggle for survival ...
Time: future
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Roger Corman's Frankenstein Unbound (1990)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The ultimate weapon, claimed to be safe for mankind, produces global side-effects including time slides and disappearances. The scientist behind the project and his car are zapped from the year 2031 to 1817 in Switzerland where he meets Dr. Victor ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, gothic, suspense, enigmatic ...
Plot: time travel, mad scientist, supernatural, destiny, monster, murder, death, alternate reality, vengeance, save the world, deadly creature, mutant ...
Time: future, 19th century, 2030s, 21st century, 1810s
Place: los angeles, geneva switzerland, switzerland
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Doubt (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In 1964, a Catholic school nun questions a priest's ambiguous relationship with a troubled young student, suspecting him of abuse. He denies the charges, and much of the film's quick-fire dialogue tackles themes of religion, morality, and ...
Style: suspense, sincere, enigmatic, depressing, bleak ...
Plot: priest, clergy, sexual abuse, nun, guilt, teacher, pedophilia, pedophile, religion, school, suspicion, life is a bitch ...
Time: 60s, victorian era, year 1964, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city
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Election Day (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The employees of a radio station in Moscow are forced to organize the elections campaign for a future governor in one of Russia districts.
Style: humorous, entertaining, feel good, light, funny ...
Plot: candidate, election, politics, friends, escapades, deception, summer, election campaign, travel, award, public relations, mogul ...
Place: syria
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The Turkish Gambit (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller, War
Country: Russia, Bulgaria
Duration: 208 min.
Story: The film is based on the second book from the Adventures of Erast Petrovich Fandorin series of novels written by the Russian author Boris Akunin. The film takes place in 1877 during the Russian-Turkish war. Erast Fandorin has just escaped from ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, tense, romantic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: siege, russian empire, whodunit, adventure, spy, rivalry, escapades, heroes, wartime life, woman in danger, war, investigation ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: ottoman empire, bulgaria, europe
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At Home Among Strangers, a Stranger Among His Own (1974)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, War, Western
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Following the Russian Civil War, a loyal Red, Shilov, must prove he is at home among strangers as he attempts to recapture a shipment of gold that he was supposed to deliver to Moscow. Needed as a means of buying food for the people, the gold Shilov ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: russian civil war, false accusation, gang, gypsy, escapades, mole, officer, patriotism, frame up, conscience, friendship, civil war ...
Time: 1910s, year 1917
Place: russia
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American Pop (1981)
Genre: Animation, Drama, History, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: American Pop is an American animated film that tells the story of four generations of a Russian Jewish immigrant family of musicians whose careers parallel the history of American popular music.
Style: adult animation, intense, disturbing, captivating, sentimental ...
Plot: music, jazz, music business, rock and roll, justice, visceral, dark hero, dysfunctional family, multiple storylines, classical music, songwriter, musician's life ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 60s, 80s, 70s ...
Place: usa, new york, russia, kansas, san francisco ...
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