Russian army movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant russian army movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, captivating, serious, exciting, suspenseful and tense films and TV shows about / with russian army, soldier, danger, violence, military, explosion, murder, death, machine gun and battles plots mostly in Drama, War and Action genres shot in Russia, USA, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as russian army: Before Winter Comes (1968), The Blackout (2019), Stranger Things (2016), Soldiers (2004), Casino Royale (1967), Stalingrad (2013), Rasputin (1981), Vystrel (1967), Walking with the Enemy (2013), The Turkish Gambit (2005).

List of russian army movies

Before Winter Comes (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Comedy set in a refugee camp in occupied Austria after World War II. A shrewd multi-lingual interpreter who mediates between Russian and British military brass enters into a friendly rivalry with British Major Giles Burnside, who is in charge of ...
Plot: world war two, magic, russian army, refugee camp, british army, deserter, refugee, motorcycle, deception, military officer, translator, british soldier ...
Time: post world war two
Place: austria
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The Blackout (2019)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 127 min.
Story: No meteorites hit Earth, no terrorists put the world in danger, no atomic war was started, but something did go wrong. Contact between most towns on Earth has been severed. A small ring-like area in Eastern Europe still has electricity, and maybe ...
Style: suspense, tense, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien invasion, life is a bitch, survival, adventure, russian soldier, catastrophe, soldier, death, border, society, friendship, distopia ...
Time: future
Place: eastern europe
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Stranger Things (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
TV show
Story: When a young boy vanishes, a small town uncovers a mystery involving secret experiments, terrifying supernatural forces, and one strange little girl.
Style: exciting, captivating, suspenseful, sincere, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: supernatural, monster, small town, telekinesis, experiment, super powers, parallel world, friendship, supernatural power, missing person, government conspiracy, parallel universe ...
Time: 80s, future, year 1983, 20th century, year 1987 ...
Place: indiana, ussr, usa
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Soldiers (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Family
Country: Russia
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The action takes place in a certain military unit, in the city near it, in characters's apartments. The life and attitudes of soldiers, sergeants, warrant officers, officers and their closest associates are shown.
Style: entertaining, captivating, sincere, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: soldier, russian soldier, rivalry, russian, young lovers, army, forbidden love, teachers and students, friends, youth, friendship, teasing ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
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Casino Royale (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Sir James Bond is called back out of retirement to stop SMERSH. In order to trick SMERSH, James thinks up the ultimate plan - that every agent will be named 'James Bond'. One of the Bonds, whose real name is Evelyn Tremble is sent to take ...
Style: parody, surreal, funny, exciting, humorous ...
Plot: spy, 007, james bond, espionage, james bond spoof, spy spoof, farce, satire, sexual attraction, lion, villain, gadget ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: berlin germany, scotland, india, england, germany ...
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Stalingrad (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Drama set in 1942, during one of the most important battles of World War II, which stopped the progress of Nazi forces and turned the tide of war in favor of the Allies. The Soviet army mounts a counter-attack on the Nazi forces that occupy half of ...
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, exciting, rough ...
Plot: world war two, war, heroism, heroes, life is a bitch, battles, wartime life, russian history, battle zone, military life, tank, nazi ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1942
Place: ussr, europe, russia
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Rasputin (1981)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 104 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: realistic, serious, disturbing, atmospheric, captivating ...
Plot: royal family, world war one, clergy, intrigue, imperial russia, russian history, psychopath, ambition, tragic hero, revolution, betrayal, mental illness ...
Time: 1910s, year 1917, year 1916
Place: st. petersburg russia, ussr, russia
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Vystrel (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 77 min.
Story: After receiving a slap in the face, Officer Silvio challenges the offending Count to a duel. However, urgent circumstances force the officer to leave, leaving the right to shoot. After many years, on the eve of the Count’s wedding, Silvio returns ...
Plot: challenge, russian army, nobility, duel, insult, code of honor, shooting
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
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Walking with the Enemy (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Romania, Hungary, Canada, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Regent Horthy is the leader of Hungary and a German ally, but his favorable standing with Hitler changes as the war comes to an end. Forced to cede Hungary’s power or else witness the execution of his son, Regent Horthy gives up control of his ...
Style: realistic, bleak, emotional, serious
Plot: holocaust, world war two, concentration camp, defiant, family relations, war, life is a bitch, confined, spy, nazi, betrayal, diplomacy ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1980, year 1944, year 1962 ...
Place: europe, hungary, budapest, switzerland, new york ...
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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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Double Target (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: Italy, Philippines, India
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Miles O’Keeffe stars as an ex-military specialist in Vietnam trying to recover his son after learning that his wife has died in a concentration camp. The government considers the child their property since the war is over. There are others ...
Style: surprise ending, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: vietnam war, spy, monster, killing an animal, father daughter relationship, friendship, doctor, self mutilation, police, beer, death of father, soldier ...
Time: 80s
Place: thailand, malaysia, bangkok thailand, vietnam, southeast asia ...
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The Last American Soldier (1988)
Genre: Action, War
Country: Italy, Philippines
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jungle action from the glorious period of Rambo ripoffs.
Style: psychotronic, surprise ending, cult film
Plot: vietnam war, monster, resistance fighter, exploitation, captain, pregnant woman, jungle warfare, fire, death of father, anger, machete, damsel in distress ...
Time: 80s
Place: vietnam, ussr, southeast asia, cambodia, thailand
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Great Battle of the Japan Sea (1969)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Japan and Russia clash in what comes to be known as the Russo-Japanese War. An attempt by the Japanese fleet and army to take Port Arthur fails, and a Russian fleet bears down on the Sea of Japan. Admiral Heihachiro Togo sends his fleet to confront ...
Plot: imperial japan, world war two, sea, russian empire, russian history, soldier, japanese navy, japanese military, russian revolution, navy, emperor, russian army ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: japan, tokyo, russia, usa
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She Devils of the SS (1973)
Genre: War
Country: Switzerland, West Germany, Austria
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the last days of WW2, women are volunteering from all over Germany to serve in the front lines by having sex with the brave Nazi soldiers. But when they start having sex with each other, things get complicated. Especially with the increasing ...
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: nazism, world war two, sexploitation, nazi, erotica, cult, war, exploitation, adult humor, lesbian, female nudity, blonde ...
Time: 1940s
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Commander Hamilton (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Norway
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Swedish agents Carl Hamilton and Åke Stålhandske are ordered to stop Russian smugglers.
Style: semi serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, espionage, terrorism, hostage, secret agents, truck driver, execution, police officer, smuggler, daring rescue, chase, fighting crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: washington d.c., sweden, europe, usa, africa ...
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Combat High (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: "Police Academy"-style comedy set in a military school. Two errant high-school students are ordered by a judge to spend a year at a prestigious military academy, where one of the cadets finds out who is responsible for a spate of midnight ...
Style: parody, semi serious, humorous
Plot: cadet, thief, school, prank, military school, fish out of water, teenage life, college, military life, college life, friends, disorder ...
Time: 80s
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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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Red Sky (2014)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Russia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Disgraced Top Gun fighter pilot Butch Masters leads a rogue squad in recovery of a WMD. Masters must navigate a fractured friendship, a love triangle, and must take to the skies to reclaim his military and personal honor.
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, psychological, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, conspiracy, mission, soldier, save the day, love triangle, rivalry, dishonesty, pilot, airplane, kidnapping, missile ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: middle east, iraq, st. petersburg russia, iran, pentagon ...
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OP Center (1995)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
TV show
Story: Paul Hood is the newly appointed director of the OP Center, a special agency gathering a wide variety of experts monitoring international crisis. On his first day on the job, nuclear missiles are stolen from the former Soviet Union by terrorists. ...
Plot: spy, computer, computer cracker, arrest, terrorism, espionage, boat, gunfight, terrorist, ship, mercenary, satellite ...
Time: 90s
Place: washington d.c., istanbul turkey, zurich switzerland, new york, ukraine ...
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The Intervention (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, History, Music
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The movie is set during the last days of foreign intervention agains Soviet Russia. Police are searching everywhere for a bolshevik named Brodsky but cannot find him. Meanwhile, a man named Michel Voronov serves as a teacher to a rich woman's ...
Style: slang, underground film
Plot: communist, cabaret, russian army, capitalist, capitalism, russian revolution, satire, male female relationship, bolshevik, general, gangsters, heroes ...
Place: russia
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Demobbed (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The student, Rifle, has managed to seduce his professor's wife, Bomber, an average working guy, has bought a factory and Bullet, the casino lover, is hiding from creditors. They all share a common path and conscription. In the army they teach ...
Style: feel good, cynical, humorous, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: army, military, cynicism, discipline, dumb, debt, friendship between men, friendship, gambling debt, idiot, russian army, hare krishna ...
Place: russia
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The Search (2014)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Georgia
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A woman who works for a non-governmental organization (NGO) forms a special relationship with a young boy in war-torn Chechnya.
Style: realistic, touching, emotional, serious, non-linear ...
Plot: life is a bitch, wartime life, soldier, war crime, torture, violence, murder, orphan, war violence, war, children, boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1999
Place: chechnya, russia, caucasus
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Hunter Killer (2018)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, China, France, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: An untested American submarine captain teams with U.S. Navy SEALs to rescue the Russian president, who has been kidnapped by a rogue general.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, u.s. navy, navy, warship, battleship, swat team, save the day, tough heroes, escapades, heroes, daring rescue, military coup ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2017, 2010s
Place: pentagon, washington d.c., scotland, moscow russia, scottish highlands ...
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A Russian Youth (2019)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 72 min.
Story: The First World war was a tragedy that launched a series of severe tests for the Russian people: revolution, civil war, famine, political repression, the Second World war. And all this fell on one generation of people. What courage and patience did ...
Plot: community, world war one, young man, captivity, wounded soldier, retreat, eastern front, field hospital, young soldier, russian soldier, pow, chemical weapon ...
Time: 1910s
Place: russia
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Zhuki (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Nikita, Den and Artemy have developed unique application, and they've almost sold it to become their dreams come true. But last moment guys had to serve in the military. They arrived to village Zhuki, and tried to finish application. But ...
Style: funny, feel good, light, entertaining, humorous ...
Plot: business, humour, escapades, army, military service, soldier, friendship, problem solving, coping, russian army, cybernetics, friends
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Balkan Line (2019)
Genre: Action, War
Country: Russia, Serbia
Duration: 130 min.
Story: 1999, Serbia is bombed and Kosovo region is left for plunder by bandits under command of Albanian warlord, Smuk. The removal of the human organs take place within the territories bandits have taken, the robberies, mass assassinations and genocide. ...
Style: tense, suspense, disturbing, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: terrorism, friendship, nato, swat team, female soldier, hopes, politics, civil war, world war two, balkan war, hunting, covert operation ...
Time: 90s
Place: former yugoslavia, serbia, albania, kosovo, bosnia
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Come and See (1985)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 142 min.
Story: The invasion of a village in Byelorussia by German forces sends young Florya into the forest to join the weary Resistance fighters, against his family's wishes. There he meets a girl, Glasha, who accompanies him back to his village. On ...
Style: bleak, thought provoking, rough, disturbing, harsh ...
Plot: world war two, genocide, against humanity, brutality, war crime, atrocity, occupation, fascism, great patriotic war, war, massacre, mass murder ...
Time: 1940s, year 1943, 20th century
Place: ussr, poland, germany, europe, russia
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First Squad: The Moment of Truth (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, History, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Russia, Japan, Canada
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Set during the opening days of World War II on the Eastern Front. Its main cast are a group of Soviet teenagers with extraordinary abilities; the teenagers have been drafted to form a special unit to fight the invading German army. They are opposed ...
Style: stylized, bleak, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: world war two, zombie, supernatural ability, escapades, battles, soldier, heroes, military, supernatural, nazi occultism, teenage life, war ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: ussr
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Hannibal Rising (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Czech Republic, UK, France, Italy, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: The story of the early, murderous roots of the cannibalistic killer, Hannibal Lecter – from his hard-scrabble Lithuanian childhood, where he witnesses the repulsive lengths to which hungry soldiers will go to satiate themselves, through his ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspense, suspenseful, twist ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, cannibalism, psychopath, murder, revenge, vengeance, dehumanization, loss of sibling, insanity, violence, dysfunctional family, childhood ...
Time: 1940s, 50s, 20th century, year 1949, year 1941
Place: china, europe, paris france, russia, france ...
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The Sovereign's Servant (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Europe, 1709. Russia and Sweden are at war. Two French duelists are exiled by King Louis XIV of France: one to the side of Czar Peter the Great of Russia, the other to the side of King Charles XII of Sweden. Although separated by war and allegiance, ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, stylized, baroque
Plot: battles, state affairs, soldier, rivalry, military, conquering, war, resistance, courage, love interest, historical event, legends and myths ...
Time: 18th century
Place: europe, sweden, poland, russia, ukraine ...
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