best films about the Great Patriotic War
This year, our nation celebrates the great victory over fascism.What to watch a movie with your family?Of course, a film about the war!In our ranking of the best films have taken in the Soviet Union, as well as contemporary films about war.Only the best full-length movies and TV shows!We are not spared and the best foreign films of World War II.
in the TOP 70 of the best films about the war included:
- Top 25 best Soviet films about the Great Patriotic War
- top 11 best Russian films about the Great Patriotic War
- TOP 24the best series of the Great Patriotic War
- Top 10 foreign films about the Second World
Top 25 best Soviet films about the Great Patriotic War:
1. "The Dawns Here Are Quiet"(1972).Rating 8,5
film is based on the novel by Boris Vasilyev.Artwork by Boris Vasilyev was published in 1969 and became one of the most popular books about the Great Patriotic War.And in 1972, this work was filmed 2 series film.Most o
In the film 5 anti-aircraft gunner girls, led by sergeant Fedot Vaskovym enter into an unequal battle with 16 German paratroopers.The operation was performed, the German commander and two commandos captured, the Germans destroyed the rest.But at what cost mined this victory?Young anti-aircraft gunner, dreaming about love and family happiness, killed one after the other and only the sergeant is alive.
2. "go to fight some old" (1973).Rating 8,5
One of the most popular Soviet war films.Directed by Leonid Bykov tape, played in the movie, the main role - the captain of the 2nd Squadron Titorenko.This squadron was called "singing" becauseIn between battles Titorenko organized amateur orchestra.Hero of the Soviet Union, the brave pilot and the commander was also the soul of the company and a great maestro.The squadron arriving reinforcements - young men immediately received the nickname wet behind the ears.
They tested for musical ability, but the battle is not allowed.Go to fight some "old".But the old man of 20 years old!And yesterday they were as wet behind the ears.It takes quite a bit of time and a new wet behind the ears receive the status "old".The film about the war not without romance - love, meeting and parting it's all there in the film, but also a lot of humor and songs.No wonder the film became one of the most popular in the Soviet public, and to this day it remains in the list of the best movies about the war.
3. "officers" (1971).Rating 8,4
movie about the valor and honor of Russian officers.The film describes the events of the civil, World War II and the postwar years.Two friends Alexei Trofimov and Ivan Barabbas being boys begin service on the frontier.That's when they hear the phrase of his commander, the idea that they carried throughout his life: "There is such a profession to protect the homeland"
4. "They Fought for Their Country" (1975god).Rating 8,3
movie based on the novel by Mikhail Sholokhov.The film clearly shows the heroism of our people.What is the price of getting any victory over Nazi Germany.Described by Staligradom uphill battle, courage and deeds of ordinary soldiers.In 1976, at the film festival in Panama Sergei Bondarchuk he won the award for Best Director, as well as an award for the best performance of 27 male roles of soldiers.
5. "Tomorrow Was the War" (1987).Rating 8,2
Another film based on works by Boris Vasiliev.40th year, the usual Soviet high school students want to be a real Komsomol - correct ideological savvy.But what is right?It turns out that the internal noble beliefs sometimes run counter to those ideas that promote adult teacher.And now friends and relatives of senior pupils are "enemies of the people".Early maturation of the heroines of the film comes from the horrors of the Stalin era.Tomorrow was the war.
6. "Battle for Moscow" (1985).Rating 8,3
Four series film, which tells about the events preceding the war and the first year of the Great Patriotic War.The first part of the film (1-2 series) "aggression" on the work of Russian spies, about the impending attack and the first battles in which our troops had to retreat inland.The second part of the film "Typhoon" of the impending Nazi operation, the purpose of which was to capture Moscow.About how our commanders have developed a plan of defense and of the Battle of Moscow.
7. "Rise" (1976).Rating 8,3
The film is based on a story by Vasily Bykov "Sotnikov".The action takes place on the territory of occupied Belarus.Two guerrillas to find food for his unit.At night, they stumble upon the enemy, resulting in clashes, one of the guerrillas wounded Sotnikov.He attempts suicide, Mr. Fisher brings his friend from the forest wounded soldiers and hiding in the village.The film is about the power of the spirit of courage and cowardice.The film is about the choice - whose life is more valuable than the life of their own, or a friend.
8. "The Living and the Dead" (1963god).Rating 8,3
2-part feature film, is based on the novel by Konstantin Simonov.The first and most bloody war years of 1941-1942.Famous actors, starring in the film Kirill Lavrov and Anatoly Papanov Oleg Yefremov, a piercing story of Konstantin Simonov and professional work directed by Alexander Stolper provided this film such a success.
9. "Destiny" (1977).Rating 8,2
beginning of the Great Patriotic War.The protagonist Zahar Derjugin sent to the front.He was taken prisoner by the Germans, escapes, and is looking for his part in partisan fighting.And waiting in the rear of his two women - a faithful wife and loving Frosya Manya.Women have a lot to endure.Despite the hardships and privations of the protagonists believe the victory of our great country.
10. "Aty-Baty were soldiers" (1976).Rating 8,1
film by Leonid Bykov.War drama "Aty- Baty were soldiers."This film is first and foremost about people.About the sorrows and joys, of the courage and heroic deeds.Young guys such different characters, but they are united by one thing - so you want to live!But there is war here and kill.Height, who took the platoon attacking German tanks.Only eighteen soldiers stand against breast numerous enemies.
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1. "The Brest Fortress" (2010).Rating 8,0
It Brest Fortress took the first blow of the Nazis.The film is based on a true story, the main characters of the movie are their prototypes.A film about the beginning of the war, about the heroic defense of the Brest Fortress, three pockets of resistance.
2. "August 44th" (2001).Rating 8,0
Gripping story of the game, and famous actors like Vladislav Galkin, Yevgeny Mironov, Yuri Kolokolnikov Beatty and Tyszkiewicz.A film about the Soviet SMERSH counterintelligence agents, who will find and neutralize the German saboteurs.Actions take place in August 44th in the liberation of Belarus.Despite the fact that the German troops expelled from the territory of Belarus, on this earth there are still fascist grouping.
3. "Match" (2012).Rating 8,0
The protagonist Nikolai Ranevichu goalkeeper Dynamo Kiev.In 1942, he and the other players are captured by the Germans.There, they are invited to play death match with the national team of the Wehrmacht.The team will make a fateful choice to defeat enemies or team play.Now it is not just football.this is a game for the motherland, for love and for their honor.
4. "bastards" 8.0 (2006)
screenplay based on the novel by Vladimir Kunin.After reaching the wide screen this film caused great controversy.It was believed that the film is based on a true story, but the filmmakers were accused of defaming the security forces of the USSR.After the scandal erupted V. Kunin said the scenario distorts the essence of his work.What is this movie?
colonel Vishnevetzkogo released from prison to carry out a secret mission.He will prepare a subversive group, which is necessary to destroy a German fuel depot.This group of death, becauseno one can come back from a mission alive, and this is known to management.But who is ready for such a dangerous mission?Boys 14-15 years old, sentenced to death for their crimes.
5. "Star" (2002) Rating 7,9
In this film maintained a good style of Soviet war films.Film tells about events that happened in August 44 th year.Dilute the group consisting of 7-ryh person to collect sensitive information about the upcoming surgery Germans.To do this, the scouts sent behind enemy lines.Very well shot movie keeps the audience in suspense, and the final film will not leave anyone indifferent.
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Top 24 best series of the Great Patriotic War
1. "Seventeen Moments of Spring" 8.7 (1973)
mostcult TV series, shot in the Soviet era.The film is based on the novel by Yulian Semyonov.In our country, this is probably the most popular film of the war.Probably no man middle or older who have not looked to the 12 serial film about Russian agents working for a long time behind enemy lines.Opening the plot of the film does not make sense - it is necessary to look, watch the whole family.The film is imbued with patriotism and a great game Vyacheslav Tikhonov will not leave anyone indifferent.
2. Death to Spies: Fox Hole (2012).Rating 9,5
1944.Our troops are engaged in large-scale offensive.In the film the Germans seized the car, which was representative of the gene.Staff of the Red Army.In the hands of the enemy were secret documents.Soviet counterintelligence officers should not be allowed to put these materials to the German command.
3. Death to Spies: Shockwave (2012).Rating 8,5
modern extremely topical TV series about the Great Patriotic War.In kinoseriale describes the events in May 1943.Russian counterintelligence be a very complex operation.Look good modern war movies!
4. Great Patriotic War (1978) Rating 8,7
Another series about the war, shot in the Soviet Union.The pre-war events and the beginning of the war.The film raised questions such as: Why is our army had such great losses.Done Was the leadership of our country to attack the Nazis.Why Hitler was convinced that the victory over the Soviet Union was inevitable.
5. 1942 (2010).Rating 8,5
contemporary war drama about the Great Patriotic War.16-part film tells about the fate of the people of the hardships and privations.The Russian people - that's the main character, thanks to which has been won a great victory over fascism.
6. The battalions are asked to fire (1985god) Rating 8,3
popular mini series about the Soviet war.It's very soulful 4-PEX series movies.Two battalions thrown to distract the Germans from a decisive battle for the city Dnieper.As a result of fighting battalions were left without ammunition and did not wait gunships.If you have not watched this movie about the war, does not necessarily refer to regret it!
7. no turning back (1970).Rating 8,2
three part film about the war.Year 1943.Escaped from a concentration camp, Major falls to the partisans.He persuades them to send the convoy with ammunition to prisoners.prepares rebellion.But hiding a partisan traitor.to distract the Germans and identifying the traitor, the guerrillas sent two echelons.One of ammunition, the other empty.One of them is no turning back.
8. "Exemption: A fiery arc; break; The direction of the main attack, the Battle of Berlin; final assault" (motion picture) (1968-1971).Rating 8,2
Military epic, shot in the Soviet era.Five films about the five great battles: the Battle of Kursk, the Eagle and the Liberation of Belgrade, the Belarusian offensive, the battle for the capital of Germany, and the final film tells of the last days of the war.
9. "Saboteur" (2004).Rating 8,1
This film is made in the sequel to Commando, shot in the Soviet era.The film is about three spies, saboteurs, performing secret and successful operation.
10. "Variant Omega" (1975) Rating 8,1
5-part film about the war, shot in the Soviet Union.The film is based on real events.Film about Russian agents working in Tallinn.He will have no easy task to get the necessary information, it needs to simulate the failure to allow the re recruit themselves.
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