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 captivating, realistic, suspense, serious, disturbing and humorous films and TV shows about / with danger, death, society, murder, russian, betrayal, friendship, husband wife relationship, violence and family relations plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Thriller genres shot in Russia, Soviet Union, USA and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as moscow russia: Содержанки (2019), Office Romance (1977), Russian Psycho (2018), Walking the Streets of Moscow (1964), The Children of Arbat Street (2004), No Escape (2020), Moscow Noir (2018), Elementary Loves (2014), Hipsters (2008), Moscow, I Love You (2010).

List of movies set in moscow russia

Содержанки (2019)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 49 min.
TV show
Story: Moscow, present day. The city of big money, passion, gorgeous women and wealthy men, receptions and dangerous intrigue. Dasha, an art historian from the province, who came to the capital, dreams of a new, better life, but a mysterious and cruel ...
Style: suspense, thought provoking, tense, captivating, disturbing
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: female nudity, ambitious woman, heroine, model, betrayal, rivalry, danger, escapades, dishonesty, love triangle, society, lifestyle ...
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, light, feel good, funny, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, time machine, adventure, fish out of water, comedy of errors, inventor, escapades, changing the past or future, race against time, goofy hero, disorder, misfit ...
Time: year 1973, 16th century
Place: russia, soviet union, moscow 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: feel good, light, funny, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: office romance, boss and employee, female boss, unlikely couple, soviet, love affair, single father, relationship vs career, social relations, heterosexuality, awkwardness, clerk ...
Time: 70s
Place: soviet union, moscow russia, russia
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 5.6
 190
Russian Psycho (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, 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: thought provoking, captivating, brutal, disturbing, psychological
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, enemy, killings, violent man, rich girl, corruption, maniac, rise to the top, avenger, restaurant, female nudity, underwear ...
Time: 2000s
Place: moscow russia, russia
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Walking the Streets of Moscow (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 78 min.
Story: "I Am Walking Along Moscow" aka "Ya Shagayu Po Moskve" (1963) is a charming lyrical comedy directed by Georgi Daneliya in 1963 that was nominated for Golden Palm at Cannes Film Festival. Daneliya proved that it is possible to ...
Style: sincere, sentimental, humorous, nostalgic
Plot: soviet, wedding, army, military enlistment, fiancee, society, friendship, family relations, love and romance, criminal, uniform, walking in the rain ...
Place: moscow russia, russia
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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: sentimental, touching, uplifting, realistic, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: friendship, love and romance, soviet, midlife crisis, life, career, women, couple relations, women in society, happiness, female friendship, love story ...
Time: 70s, 50s, 20th century, 60s, 1950s ...
Place: russia, moscow russia, soviet union, new jersey, china
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The Children of Arbat Street (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 705 min.
TV show
Story: Children of the Arbat is a 16-part television serial based on the Children of the Arbat trilogy by Anatoly Rybakov. It aired on the Channel One network in Russia in 2004. The series closely follows the plot of Rybakov's trilogy. Set in the ...
Style: sad, suspenseful, suspense, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: stalinism, love, josef stalin, couple relations, russian, soldier, love and romance, family drama, family relations, life is a bitch, wartime life, everyday life ...
Time: 1930s
Place: soviet union, moscow russia
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 5.4
 7K
No Escape (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A social media personality travels with his friends to Moscow to capture new content for his successful VLOG. Always pushing the limits and catering to a growing audience, they enter a cold world of mystery, excess, and danger. When the lines ...
Style: twists and turns, surprise ending, suspenseful, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: quest, social media, trapped, murder, survival, game of death, isolation, characters killed one by one, torture, puzzle, escape, confinement indoors ...
Place: russia, moscow russia
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 6.8
 816
Moscow Noir (2018)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, France, Poland, Lithuania, Finland
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: In turn-of-the-21st-century Moscow, an innocent trade plunges Swedish investment banker, Tom Blixen, into a battle with millionaires, politicians, oligarchs and their private armies.
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, psychological
Plot: politician, propaganda, business, police, false identity, murder, finance, intrigue, crimes, danger, society, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, 1990s, year 1999
Place: moscow russia, eastern europe
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Elementary Loves (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sport
Country: Italy, Russia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The film depicts the first flaming signs of love in human life. The characters are all ten years old and attend the same hockey and figure skating club in a small village set among the Italian Alps. The theft of a medal will trigger an adventurous ...
Plot: imaginary friend, classroom, teacher, interracial friendship, friendship between girls, ice hockey, coach, crush, figure skating, kiss, medal, talking to the camera
Place: moscow russia
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 7.1
 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, singing, politics, against the rules, love and romance, counterculture, subculture, rebellion, rock, adoption, state affairs, dance ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: soviet union, moscow russia
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Moscow, I Love You (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 143 min.
Story: 18 directors, 18 novels, 18 short stories about Moscow...
Style: anthology, psychological, contemplative, captivating, atmospheric
Plot: male female relationship, job interview, surrealism, loneliness, police, musician, city life, multiple storylines, female director, faked pregnancy, traffic jam, racecar driver ...
Place: moscow russia
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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: atmospheric, buddy comedy, situational comedy, sitcom
Plot: radio, drunkenness, assistant, radio show, one day, ship, telephone call, group of friends, friendship, bribery, radio station, stuck in an elevator ...
Place: moscow russia
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About Love. Adults Only (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The second part of the film “About Love”. Moscow, summer 2016. A new lecture, a new lecturer with a new theme: “How to preserve love in the modern world” – and five new stories about love. The heroes still suffer, struggle for love, even ...
Style: romantic, funny, light, humorous
Plot: swinger, love, mistress, falling in love, life philosophy, swingers, multiple storylines, couple relations, pretending to be someone else, fall in love, husband wife relationship, lecture ...
Place: moscow russia
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 5.6
 4K
Invasion (2020)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Russia
Duration: 134 min.
Story: After the fall of the alien ship, it took three years. The catastrophe turned the girl's life from Chertanovo and forever changed our view of the universe. It seems that this was the biggest test for all of us. But mankind does not yet know ...
Style: futuristic, tense, exciting, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: alien encounter, alien space craft, alien invasion, humanity in peril, alien, threat, struggle for survival, martial law, gang, quarantine, teenager, mob ...
Place: russia, moscow russia
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 6.4
 1K
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: exciting, uplifting, captivating, motivational, entertaining
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: soccer coach, football player, athlete and trainer, athlete's life, coach, football, football team, playing football, soccer match, professional sports, sport, sporting event ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, moscow russia
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P. E. Teacher (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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.
Style: sitcom
Plot: high school teacher, colleague colleague relationship, friendship between men, social relations, new job, unlikely relationship, teacher student relationship, cons and scams, unrequited love, human relationship, love story, love interest ...
Time: contemporary
Place: moscow russia, russia
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 7.3
 9K
To the Lake (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Russia
TV show
Story: Mini-series in which an unknown virus turns Moscow into a city of the dead. There is no electricity, money has lost all value and those who are still not infected, are desperately fighting for food and fuel. The main character, Sergei, lives outside ...
Style: suspenseful, serious
Plot: virus, epidemic, survival, post apocalypse, apocalypse, disease, family in danger, fear, society, panic, catastrophe, distopia ...
Place: moscow russia, russia
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Robert Reborn (2019)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In 1951 USSR, as the Cold War intensifies, infamous dictator Joseph Stalin is suffering with illness and his death is imminent. Meanwhile, KGB agent Stoichkov discovers a mysterious stage show in the Baltic region featuring three creepy dolls - ...
Style: bleak, suspense, captivating, scary, psychotronic
Plot: evil doll, killer doll, violent death, doll, toy comes to life, supernatural, murder, josef stalin, airplane, reincarnation, propaganda, nazi ...
Time: year 1951, 1950s, 20th century, 50s
Place: soviet union, moscow russia, ussr
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 4.9
 6K
The Saint (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: International master thief, Simon Templar, also known as The Saint, is asked by a desperate rich man to find his kidnapped daughter. However, in addition to evading the authorities, Simon must face a dangerous adversary from his past.
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, disturbing, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, danger, hostage, haunted by the past, attempted murder, conspiracy, spy, kidnapping, father daughter relationship, thief, undercover, robbery ...
Time: 2010s
Place: moscow russia, san diego california, big ben london, paris france, iraq ...
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Five Evenings (1979)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Tamara and Sasha were separated during the war. Now (1957) Sasha is visiting Moscow for five days and by chance recognizes the house where Tamara used to live. She is still living there with her nephew Slava.
Plot: reunion, post world war two, restaurant, railway station, communist, old love, middle aged man, male female relationship, train station, middle aged, tv set, neighbor ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: russia, moscow russia
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The Soul Keeper (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Italy, France, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the present days, Maria Spielrein and Fraser are in Russia making a research about the life of Sabina Spielrein. In the beginning of the Twentieth Century, this Russian girl was a patient treated by Dr. Jung and later they fall in love for each ...
Style: touching, psychological, captivating, serious, neurotic ...
Plot: mental institution, mental illness, nazi occupation, love affair, tragic hero, romance, mentally unstable, society, dysfunctional character, power relations, doctors and patients, one on one ...
Time: 1940s, 1920s, 1930s, 1900s, 20s ...
Place: russia, switzerland, europe, moscow russia, geneva switzerland ...
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Police Academy: Mission to Moscow (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The Russians need help in dealing with the Mafia and so they seek help with the veterans of the Police Academy. They head off to Moscow, in order to find evidence against Konstantin Konali, who marketed a computer game that everyone in the world is ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, not serious, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: farce, mafia, undercover, police academy, commander, police investigation, chase, gangsters, crime, crimes, video game, fish out of water ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: russia, moscow russia
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 6.6
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Plus One (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a failed marriage, Masha retreats to the sanctuary of her humble profession as a translator of serious literature. Financial difficulties force her to accept an offer to interpret during a seminar held by an English puppeteer.
Plot: translator, puppeteer, theater, female director, middle aged, weirdo, tourist, puppet, male female relationship, hotel, airport, love ...
Place: moscow russia
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 6.4
 52K
Night Watch (2004)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Among normal humans live the "Others" possessing various supernatural powers. They are divided up into the forces of light and the forces of the dark, who signed a truce several centuries ago to end a devastating battle. Ever since, the ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, twists and turns, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, demons, witch, vampire, supernatural, supernatural power, curses spells and rituals, russian, death, chosen one, danger, human becoming an animal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 1992, 1990s ...
Place: russia, europe, eastern europe, moscow russia
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The Ninth Day (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Germany, Luxembourg, Czech Republic
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A drama loosely based on Jean Bernard's Nazi-era prison diary.
Style: serious, emotional, sincere, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: holocaust, concentration camp, world war two, heroes, soldier, traitor, faith, nazi occupation, hopes, human spirit, introspection, clergy ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: geneva switzerland, russia, netherlands, germany, paris france ...
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Before the Fall (2004)
Genre: Drama, Sport, Thriller, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In 1942, Friedrich Weimer's boxing skills get him an appointment to a National Political Academy (NaPolA) – high schools that produce Nazi elite. Over his father's objections, Friedrich enrolls. During his year in seventh ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, sincere, bleak ...
Plot: nazi germany, nazi, friendship, anti semitism, pow, boarding school, against humanity, boarding school life, youth, family relations, boxing, german ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1942
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, moscow russia, cape town south africa ...
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 7.5
 213K
Munich (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, France
Duration: 164 min.
Story: During the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich, eleven Israeli athletes are taken hostage and murdered by a Palestinian terrorist group known as Black September. In retaliation, the Israeli government recruits a group of Mossad agents to track down and ...
Style: rough, bleak, suspenseful, disturbing, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, terrorism, mossad, secret agents, vengeance, murder, politics, assassination, jewish, terrorist, revenge, hostage ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1972
Place: middle east, europe, israel, lebanon, munich germany ...
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 6.7
 5K
Mute Witness (1995)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Russia, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Billy is mute, but it hasn't kept her from becoming a successful makeup artist. While in Russia, working on a film directed by her sister's boyfriend, Andy, Billy finds herself trapped in the studio one night and is horrified to see a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, disturbing, psychological ...
Plot: murder, mute, snuff, police, woman in danger, witnessing a crime, gang, chase, filmmaking, russian, investigation, brutality ...
Time: 90s
Place: russia, moscow russia
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Divided We Fall (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In Nazi occupied Czechoslovakia, a childless couple agree to hide a Jewish friend at great personal risk of discovery and execution.
Style: touching, disturbing, uplifting, surreal, compassionate ...
Plot: holocaust, world war two, human spirit, survival, wartime life, against humanity, idealism, nazi occupation, couple relations, dishonesty, society, couples ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 30s, 20th century, 40s ...
Place: europe, poland, germany, moscow russia, czechoslovakia ...
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