Movies and TV shows set in moscow russia

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in moscow russia ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, exciting, realistic, suspense, serious and surprise ending films and TV shows about / with danger, snow, politics, husband wife relationship, murder, chase, race against time, death, cold war and betrayal plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Comedy genres shot in USA, Russia, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as moscow russia: Russian Psycho (2018), Office Romance (1977), Hipsters (2008), Radio Day (2008), The Coach (2018), P. E. Teacher (2013), The Sniffer (2013), Skyjacked (1972), The Next Man (1976), Archangel (2005).

List of movies set in moscow russia

 5.6
 113
Russian Psycho (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The film’s action happens in today’s Russia, in Moscow. A young man, Sviatoslav Ivanov, is in love with the young girl Asya and decides to marry her. By training he is a graphic designer, but Asya’s father is the managing director of a large ...
Style: brutal, captivating, thought provoking, disturbing, psychological
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, enemy, rich girl, killings, violent man, avenger, corruption, maniac, rise to the top, restaurant
Time: 2000s
Place: moscow russia, russia
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Office Romance (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 159 min.
Story: Anatoli Yefremovich Novoseltsev works in a statistics institution, whose director is an unattractive and bossy woman. An old friend of his, Yuri Grigorievich Samokhvalov, who gets appointed assistant director of the institution, wants to make ...
Style: funny, humorous, feel good, light
Audience: family outing
Plot: female boss, office romance, love affair, unlikely couple, single father, boss and employee, relationship vs career, social relations, russian, clerk, statistics, awkwardness ...
Place: moscow russia, soviet union, russia
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 7.2
 4K
Hipsters (2008)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 130 min.
Story: In this hit Russian musical, a group of friends flaunts Soviet authority in 1950s Moscow by embracing jazz. When Communist Mels falls for Polly, a free-spirited jazz fan, he risks losing his party membership by associating with her rebellious crew.
Style: stylized, captivating, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: youth, politics, love and romance, counterculture, rebellion, rock, adoption, state affairs, subculture, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, dance, communism ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: moscow russia, soviet union
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Moscow Does Not Believe in Tears (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 150 min.
Story: This is a life story of three girlfriends from youth to autumn ages. Their dreams and wishes, love, disillusions...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, uplifting, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: friendship, love and romance, women, career, midlife crisis, working class, couple relations, happiness, love story, illegitimate child, women in society, unwed mother ...
Time: 70s, 50s, 20th century, 1960s, 1950s ...
Place: russia, soviet union, moscow russia, china, new jersey
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 7.4
 3K
Radio Day (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: One (and not the most easy one) day from the life of a big Moscow radio station.
Style: buddy comedy, situational comedy, atmospheric
Plot: radio, assistant, radio show, drunkenness, ship, telephone call, one day, friendship, group of friends, bribery, talking to self, country house ...
Place: moscow russia
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Ivan Vasilievich: Back to the Future (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Shurik Timofeev builds a working model of a time machine. By accident, Ivan Bunsha, an apartment complex manager, and George Miloslavsky, a petty burglar, are transferred to 16th century Moscow, while Tsar Ivan the Terrible goes into the year 1973.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, funny, witty ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, time machine, adventure, fish out of water, changing the past or future, race against time, goofy hero, disorder, comedy of errors, misfit, misfit partners, escapades ...
Time: year 1973, 16th century
Place: russia, soviet union, moscow russia
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 6.4
 877
The Coach (2018)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Russia
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Contemporary Russia. After he flubs a penalty kick, a humiliated national soccer player quits the game. He flees to a small town, where he decides to coach their local team.
Style: uplifting, captivating, motivational, entertaining, exciting
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: athlete and trainer, football player, athlete's life, coach, soccer coach, football, football team, playing football, sporting event, sport team, professional sports, sport ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, moscow russia
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P. E. Teacher (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Retired mobster tries to get back in business by making friends with the kid of his ex-boss. To do so, he must became PE teacher in kid's school.
Plot: high school teacher, colleague colleague relationship, friendship between men, teacher student relationship, social relations, fish out of water, loss of job, gang war, love interest, sisterhood, classmate classmate relationship, love story ...
Time: contemporary
Place: moscow russia, russia
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 7.4
 952
The Sniffer (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Ukraine
Duration: 45 min.
Story: An extraordinary sense of smell gives a crime investigator unique insight into solving mysteries, but his gift takes a toll on his personal life.
Style: captivating, clever, suspense, tense, exciting
Plot: murder investigation, genius, supernatural ability, heroes, police, murder, crime, sense of smell, twists & turns, friendship, partner, investigator ...
Place: russia, moscow russia
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 5.6
 2K
Skyjacked (1972)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A crazed Vietnam vet bomber hijacks a Boeing 707 in this disaster film filled with the usual early '70s stereotypes, and demands to be taken to Russia.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, airplane, military, stewardess, danger, save the day, crimes, confined, chases and races, forces of nature, adventure, love triangle ...
Time: 70s
Place: vietnam, russia, asia, moscow russia, soviet union
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 5.1
 556
The Next Man (1976)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Khalil is an Arab diplomat who wants to not only make peace with Israel, but admit the Jewish state as a member of OPEC. This instantly makes him a target for a series of ingeniously conceived assassination attempts, most of which he foils with the ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination attempt, state affairs, heroes, politics, rivalry, secret agents, against the rules, undercover, idealism, danger, political conspiracy, price of justice ...
Time: 70s
Place: israel, england, london, morocco, new york ...
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 6.5
 5K
Archangel (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Set in contemporary Moscow and the frozen northern town of Archangel, the drama revisits the stark landscape of Communist Russia and takes place over four days in the life of academic Fluke Kelso. His fateful meeting with a former Stalinist ...
Style: realistic, tense, serious, suspenseful, gloomy
Plot: murder, prostitute, intrigue, soldier, rivalry, investigation, danger, life is a bitch, obsession, politics, missing person, holy grail ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia, moscow russia
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 7.0
 480
Ayka (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia, Germany, Poland, Kazakhstan, China, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young Asian immigrant worker in Moscow tried to track down her baby, whom she abandoned at the hospital.
Style: melancholic, sad, rough, neurotic
Plot: baby, female protagonist, pregnant, money problems, life is a bitch, extortion, big city, cat, veterinarian, debt, cleaning, bleeding ...
Place: russia, moscow russia
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 7.2
 71K
Creed II (2018)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Follows Adonis Creed's life inside and outside of the ring as he deals with new found fame, issues with his family, and his continuing quest to become a champion.
Style: inspirational, captivating, uplifting, melancholic, touching ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sport, courage, training, boxing, human spirit, fight, comeback, life philosophy, punching, nurse, father daughter relationship, father son relationship ...
Time: 2010s
Place: los angeles, ukraine, kiev ukraine, moscow russia
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 6.6
 28K
Hunter Killer (2018)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, China, USA
Duration: 122 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, suspense, tense, captivating, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, u.s. navy, save the day, danger, violence, murder, death, race against time, kidnapping, drone, russian army, sniper ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: scottish highlands, washington d.c., pentagon, moscow russia, battleship ...
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 6.6
 136K
Red Sparrow (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Prima ballerina, Dominika Egorova faces a bleak and uncertain future after she suffers an injury that ends her career. She soon turns to Sparrow School, a secret intelligence service that trains exceptional young people to use their minds and bodies ...
Style: surprise ending, suspense, rough, brutal, erotic ...
Plot: female assassin, training, deception, spy, russian spy, seduction, manipulation, torture, secret agent, secret mission, female spy, traitor ...
Time: 2010s
Place: russia, hungary, budapest hungary, budapest, europe ...
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Whoops Apocalypse (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Whoops Apocalypse is a six-part 1982 British sitcom by Andrew Marshall and David Renwick, made by London Weekend Television for ITV. Marshall and Renwick later reworked the concept as a 1986 film of the same name from ITC Entertainment, with almost ...
Style: surreal, pre war, dark humor, tragic ending
Plot: apocalypse, sitcom, terrorist, end of the world, u.s. president, first lady, politics, election, fictional war, space shuttle, political satire, unhappy ending ...
Place: israel, moscow russia, middle east, ussr
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 6.2
 23K
Unlocked (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic, Switzerland, UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After failing to apprehend the terrorist behind a Paris attack that claimed dozens of lives, CIA agent Alice Racine is forced to live in London as a caseworker. Her mentor unexpectedly calls her back into action when the CIA discovers that another ...
Style: suspense, exciting, rough, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: rogue agent, cia, cia agent, biohazard, spy mission, betrayal, spy, timebomb, terrorism, virus, female protagonist, deception ...
Time: year 2012, 2010s
Place: paris france, tower bridge london, langley virginia, big ben london, moscow russia
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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: socialism, political satire, chaos, military, dictator, death, wetness, father son reunion, red army, laughter, scapegoat, communist party ...
Time: 1950s, year 1964, year 1949
Place: russia, ussr, moscow russia, soviet union
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 5.3
 78K
Geostorm (2017)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After an unprecedented series of natural disasters threatened the planet, the world's leaders came together to create an intricate network of satellites to control the global climate and keep everyone safe. But now, something has gone wrong: ...
Style: apocalyptic, exciting, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: storm, tsunami, apocalypse, end of the world, conspiracy, catastrophe, happy ending, brother brother relationship, climate change, freeze to death, covert operation, humanity ...
Time: future, near future
Place: atlanta georgia, afghanistan, manhattan new york city, hong kong, paris france ...
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Hotel Transylvania (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Welcome to Hotel Transylvania, Dracula's lavish five-stake resort, where monsters and their families can live it up and no humans are allowed. One special weekend, Dracula has invited all his best friends to celebrate his beloved daughter ...
Style: humorous, not serious, melancholic, absurd, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: vampire, teenage love, hotel, father daughter relationship, supernatural romance, dracula, human becomes animal, odd, magic, magical creature, imaginary, birthday ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 19th century, year 2012 ...
Place: romania, europe, paris france, moscow russia, hawaii ...
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 7.7
 23K
Loveless (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia, France, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Zhenya and Boris are going through a vicious divorce marked by resentment, frustration and recriminations. Already embarking on new lives, each with a new partner, they are impatient to start again, to turn the page – even if it means threatening ...
Style: bleak, rough, melancholic, psychological, heartbreaking ...
Plot: missing child, divorce, dysfunctional family, disappearance, loveless marriage, search, search party, husband wife relationship, dispute, missing son, anger, selfishness ...
Time: year 2012, 2010s
Place: russia, moscow russia
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The Day the Earth Caught Fire (1961)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: British reporters suspect an international cover-up of a global disaster in progress... and they're right. Hysterical panic has engulfed the world after the United States and the Soviet Union simultaneously detonate nuclear devices and have ...
Style: bleak, serious, suspenseful, suspense, ambiguous ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: end of the world, apocalypse, danger, race against time, chaos, global warming, newspaper, newsroom, escapades, heroes, nuclear holocaust, journalism ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, future, 1950s
Place: england, london, europe, russia, paris france ...
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The Crown Jewels (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Fragancia is arrested for the attempted murder of Richard Persson, the son of a powerful factory owner. During the interrogation her amazing and remarkable life story is revealed. We follow her through her impoverished childhood, her adolescence ...
Plot: alchemy, death of brother, rich kid, lgbt, young love, blood, crying man, flashback, dead brother, husband wife relationship, fired from the job, crying ...
Place: russia, sweden, moscow russia, scandinavia
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 6.8
 166K
Rocky IV (1985)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After iron man Drago, a highly intimidating 6-foot-5, 261-pound Soviet athlete, kills Apollo Creed in an exhibition match, Rocky comes to the heart of Russia for 15 pile-driving boxing rounds of revenge.
Style: suspenseful, sincere, serious, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: boxing, sport, underdog, revenge, cold war, boxer, training, boxing match, victory, kgb, mountain, vengeance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: russia, soviet union, usa, moscow russia, ussr ...
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A Different Loyalty (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK, USA, Malta
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In January 1963, British journalist Leo Cauffield suddenly disappears from his home in Beirut. His wife Sally knew that he was working part-time for British intelligence, but was not prepared to be told by the British embassy that they suspect he ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: kgb, betrayal, espionage, cold war, treason, couples, political unrest, dishonesty, love affair, heroes, government agency, terrorism ...
Time: contemporary, 1960s
Place: russia, lebanon, middle east, moscow russia, soviet union ...
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 6.1
 109
Vanechka (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young girl dreaming to become an actress goes through hell with an orphan baby on her hands. The whole world seems to be against her. She meets the love of her life when there is no one to stand by her.
Plot: kiss, elevator, crying girl, fountain, economic crisis, part time job, tv, parents, newspaper, adoption, cooking, love ...
Place: moscow russia
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Diary for My Loves (1987)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A continuation of "Diary for My Children," the film picks up in 1950, when Juli, the diarist, is 18 and determined to become a movie director.
Plot: diary, revolution, prison, politics, deportation, socialism, communist, anti communist, communism, controversy
Time: 1950s
Place: moscow russia, budapest
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Diary for My Children (1984)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A semi-autobiographical story of a young woman's life in Budapest under Stalin.
Plot: mother daughter relationship, flashback, friendship, father daughter relationship, death in childbirth, communist, socialism, hungarian, artist, death of father, newspaper, girl ...
Time: year 1947, 1930s, 1950s, 1940s
Place: moscow russia, budapest hungary, eastern europe
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Future War 1986 (1982)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An American scientist constructs a laser satellite with hopes of preventing any nuclear conflicts from occurring. However, after a fatal error from both the US and the USSR governments, war breaks out and humanity faces a new bloodshed.
Plot: cold war, world war three, nuclear war, world, space shuttle
Place: usa, germany, washington d.c., moscow russia, japan ...
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