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Top 10 Russian War Movies

No 6. Komissar

Year 1967
IMDB rating 7.6/10
Awards 9 wins & 4 nominations
Director Aleksandr Askoldov

Klavdia Vavilova, a Red Army cavalry commissar, is waylaid by an unexpected pregnancy. She stays with a Jewish family to give birth and is softened somewhat by the experience of family life.

No 5. The Cuckoo – Kukushka

Year 2002
IMDB rating 7.9/10
Awards 17 wins & 5 nominations
Director Aleksandr Rogozhkin

September of 1944, a few days before Finland went out of the Second World War. A chained to a rock Finnish sniper-kamikadze Veikko managed to set himself free. Ivan, a captain of the Soviet Army, arrested by the Front Secret Police ‘Smersh’, has a narrow escape. They are soldiers of the two enemy armies. A Lapp woman Anni gives a shelter to both of them at her farm. For Anni they are not enemies, but just men.

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