best Russian films about the Great Patriotic War
slogan "no one is forgotten - nothing is forgotten" in our day is far from a dead letter for the Russians.Perceived recent wave of patriotism and pride in the revival of their homeland provokes new directors to shoot films about the Great Patriotic War.
The following is a review of the best, in our opinion, Russian films about the Great Patriotic War
best contemporary films about the Great Patriotic War 1 to 5 positions - overcame the TOP 70
6. «I am a Russian soldier" (1995) Rating 7,8
This film about World War II is based on the novel by Boris Vasilyev "is not listed."
young lieutenant - a graduate school arrives in Brest Fortress almost simultaneously with the beginning of the war.He is ordered to hold position and will perform it until almost go blind and die of hunger.He learned to kill and subjugate, to learn to love and hate.Even the German general and the German officers will give him the honor of when they will be able to cap
7. «The great commander Georgy Zhukov" (1995) Rating 7,8
history of life, successes and failures of the great, but the controversial commander of World War II - Georgy Zhukov.
8. «Cuckoo" (2002) Rating 7,7
This is the story of Finnish soldiers, commanders of the Red Army and the Lapp Annie.For various reasons, the Finn and the Soviet commander in the house are Annie.They speak three different languages, and two of them are in uniform warring armies.Will they understand that the enemy is not each other (Finland withdrew from the war) and survive?
9. «nameless heights" (2004) Rating 7,5
This is a film about a small episode of the war - the struggle for the strategically important high ground on the border with Belarus.Showing different heroes and characters, each has its own destiny and its own road.But it is at this altitude they will know the pain, love, hope.
10. «We are from the Future" (2008) Rating 7,3
This Russian film about the Great Patriotic War is a very original war itself.War is shown through the eyes of our contemporaries.The four "black pathfinders" cynical and self-confident "fail" in 1942.They will have a lot to understand, learn, be overestimated.They go back in time, but it will be quite different people.Their outlook and values will swap once and for all.
11. «Stalingrad" (2013) Rating 6,8
This film about World War II - a new word in Russian cinema.This is the first film shot in the format IMAX 3D.This war drama affects the number and the level of special effects.The film was shot very nice and had a good financial success.However, the opinion of the audience about the film's plot was divided.On the plot of the film its name says - shows a small episode of one of the bloodiest battle of World War II - the Battle of Stalingrad.A handful of soldiers holding shattered, but strategically important building, to cover the crossing.