Cinema about the war 1941-1945 - Russian films and TV shows 2018

Movie lovers are divided into several types: someone likes to watch exciting and interesting thrillers, someone likes melancholy melodramas, some prefer to catch adrenaline, therefore they include scary and bloody horror films, and for some people military films bring pleasure. Tastes can be different, but the dynamic and sharp plot leaves no one indifferent. Below is a list of Russian cinema novelties about the war (1941-1945) in 2018 and 2019.

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Genre: Fiction, military

Producer: Dmitry Tyurin

Release date: February 22, 2018, in online cinemas - April 5, 2018

The film starred: Pavel Priluchny, Victor Dobronravov, Stanislav Duzhnikov

Rating: 6.1

After filming the film, the famous Russian singer Leonid Agutin recorded a song called "Two Minutes of Life", based on the plot of the film.

Mikhail is a rich and wealthy man who does not deny himself anything and lives in a big way. He dreams of meeting the one and only, with whom one could share the rest of his life. Once the hero gains an unusual ability - he can shuffle in time, the cruel world immediately threw him in 1942, the spirit of war is hovering around and there is practically no salvation.

Scream of silence


Genre: Historical drama

Producer: Vladimir Potapov

Release date: January 27, 2019

The film starred: A. Sargina, A. Bystrov, L. Girshov, V. Menshov, S. Smirnova-Martsinkevich and others

Rating: 7

Filmed according to the story of Tamara Zinberg "The Seventh Symphony".

Blockade of Leningrad, cold February 1942 - the end of the worst blockade winter. Nina Voronova is in despair, her 3-year-old son Mitya has completely weakened, and there are no cards for bread left. Their last hope is an emergency evacuation. But what to do, because they don’t take anyone with young children. The woman decides to take a monstrous step - evacuates, leaving little Mitya alone in the frozen apartment. During the raid, the boy is saved by the girl Katya Nikonorova, who also has no one left - her father died at the front, and her mother recently starved to death. Nobody needs them with the baby. The girl presents Mitya to everyone as her brother and gives herself the vow to do everything so that Mitya survives ...

We will not say goodbye


Genre: Military drama

Producer: Pavel Drozdov

Release date: June 21, 2018

The film starred: Andrey Merzlikin, Anatoly Gushchin, Yuri Kuznetsov

Rating: 5.7

Filming took place in terrible weather conditions. Sometimes the thermometer column dropped to the level of -30 degrees.

A huge army is advancing on Kalinin to work its way to Moscow and conquer it. The city does not have the required number of defenders, the superiority of the Germans is visible with the naked eye - all hope is only in the motorized rifle division, which can stop the Nazis and give an iron rebuff to the enemy. One of the chiefs of the city, Pavel Sysoev, is trying to restore order in the city, he urges citizens to calm down, assures that everything will be fine, but local residents suspect him of being involved in the German army.



Genre: Military drama

Producer: Konstantin Khabensky

Release date: May 3, 2018

In the film took part: Konstantin Khabensky, Sergey Godin, Christopher Lambert

Rating: 6.4

At first it was planned that the film will be released under the name "Legend of the Escape."

A group of people led by Alexander Pechersky falls into a Nazi camp - Sobibor, here they scoff at prisoners of war, they take away their last values ​​and treat the guys like cattle. Pechersky does not intend to sit just like that, he plans to escape with the prisoners, but each attempt is unsuccessful - the Germans, learning about the Russian uprising, kill every tenth. Meanwhile, the Red Army is getting closer and closer, salvation is not long to wait, but will Pechersky manage to stay alive, or is he expecting a fatal death?

Seven pairs of unclean


Genre: Action, Drama, Military

Producer: Kirill Belevich

Release date: December 6, 2018

Cast: Yuri Borisov, Timofey Tribuntsev, Alexander Vershinin

Rating: 7.1

The entire filming process took place in Abkhazia aboard a real ship.

War is always scary, but much worse when bloody events unfold on a large ship in the middle of the open ocean. The vessel is transporting prisoners who cannot stand the local guards - the situation is getting worse every day, and no one knows what complicated mutual understanding can lead to. There is no more strength to endure - the prisoners are ready to make a riot, but everything changes when a common threat hangs over the heroes.



Genre: Military drama

Producer: Vladimir Semenovyh

Release date: July 12, 2018

The film starred: Andrey Smolyakov, Daria Kalmykova, Dmitry Shevchenko

Rating: 6.4

The plot is based on a real historical fact. The life of one man completely turned upside down during the October Revolution - he decided to go into exile and never return to his native land. The Siberian hermit has been wandering for 17 years; external circumstances do not bother him at all. One day he learns that German troops attacked the USSR - without hesitation, a man goes to the front to protect his beloved country, he puts the interests of the state above his own.

321th Siberian


Genre: Military

Producer: Solbon Lygdenov

Release date: May 9, 2018

Actors: Alexey Volkov, Tristan Bumm, Philip Matic

Rating: 8.3 (IVI)

It was originally planned that the film will be released on the anniversary of the Battle of Stalingrad.

The German troops were conducting a confident attack on Stalingrad, but the enemies did not even suspect that a powerful Siberian division led by Odon Sambuev was being advanced on them. Everywhere chaos and war reign, the German army is several times superior to the Siberian, later the Russian guys find themselves in the enemy ring. Nearby is Odon's brother, who intends to bring him back home, as he gave his word to his father - the guy intends to fulfill his promise.

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Genre: Military, history

Producer: Konstantin Maksimov

Release date: October 25, 2018

Starring: Oleg Fomin, Andrey Chernyshov, Vladimir Epifantsev

Rating: 5.5

The film was shot under the working title "Tankers". The crew of the KV-1 tank was in a catastrophic situation - opponents attack from all sides and there is not a single ally around. Young and courageous guys were not afraid to show powerful resistance to the enemy and gave the last battle. The film tells about ordinary guys who do not need great fame and royal honors - it is much more important for them to defend the honor and interests of their homeland, even if for this you have to bow your head and die.



Genre: Adventure Story

Producer: Kim Druzhinin

Release date: April 26, 2018

In the film played: Andrey Merzlikin, Aglaya Tarasova, Anton Filipenko

Rating: 5.6

At the initial stage of creation, the project was called "See Stalin."

Well-known engineer Mikhail Koshkin is a jack of all trades - a young man is developing a new concept for the T-34 tank. Together with his team, he intends to prove that his technique is the best presented at the moment. The main character, along with other guys go on a dangerous adventure on the road, ahead of the brave daredevils an unpredictable race is planned.

Below we recommend you to see a list of Russian military series about the 1941-1945 war, which have already come out in good quality.

To stay alive


Genre: Drama, military

Producer: Andrey Malyukov

Release date: May 9, 2018 - The film premiered on Victory Day.

Actors: Egor Koreshkov, Vera Panfilova, Mikhail Porechenkov, Oleg Mazurov

Rating: 6.0

In early autumn 1941, Peter and Boris plan to destroy an important German strategic object, but the operation is unsuccessful, the Germans seized Boris and threw him to rot in the damp earth. Meanwhile, Peter meets his friend’s wife, Vera, and falls in love with her until she loses her memory - despite signs of attention from the man, the girl remains faithful to her husband and wants to find him. Vera intends to find her man - hunger, war, cold and tears surround the girl, but she is ready to reach the end and save her beloved person.

Black pea jackets


Genre: Military

Producer: Vitaliy Vorobyov

Release date: February 23, 2018

Cast: Alexandra Tyuftey, Nikita Lavrenenko, Ivan Lapin

Rating: 6.1

The series is completely based on real events. Admiral Golovin feels that a big war will begin soon - in order to outwit his opponent, he creates several special units that can strike from the rear. Petty Officer Leontyev sets off on the impregnable shores of the Barents Sea, it is here that one of the large groups of German soldiers is located. A young and pretty girl Maria, who does not intend to sit still and wants to help the country win the war, sets off with him.

Badaber Fortress


Genre: Drama, military

Producer: Kirill Belevich

Release date: February 12, 2018

The series was attended by: Sergey Marin, Sergey Kolesnikov, Svetlana Ivanova

Rating: 7.4

After the bombardment of the fortress, only one man managed to survive.

Scout Yuri Nikitin goes on a dangerous mission to the Badaber fortress - he needs to find a criminal community here. Having discovered a group of African Mujahideen, Nikitin is going to go back, but finds a group of prisoners of war, among whom he recognizes the son of his best friend. Now he is the only salvation of the young guys.

Copper sun


Genre: Military

Producer: Karen Hovhannisyan

Release date: November 26, 2018

In the series played: Vladimir Mashkov, Alexey Shevchenkov, Sabina Akhmedova, Olga Medynich

Rating: 7.0

According to the filmmakers, the filming process took place in the mountains under the terrible scorching sun, it was very difficult to be in such conditions.

After long wanderings, the regimental orchestra returns to their homeland - upon arrival at their homes, the heroes discover that they are completely empty. It turns out that the air smelled of war, and all civilians were forced to go somewhere far away from the danger zone. Musicians find themselves in a difficult situation: they can stay here and give an iron rebuff to the offender, or they can leave and try to catch up with their friends, because most people are still very young boys who want to live and enjoy every day of their existence.

No man is an island


Genre: Military drama

Producer: Vitaliy Vashchenko

Release date: May 9, 2018

The film starred: Alexander Sokolovsky, Andrey Mostrenko, Vladimir Gladky

Rating: 4.6

The project was attended by Russian and Ukrainian actors.

Andrei Pereveziev is a brilliant pilot who manages to shoot down several enemy aircraft during the war. However, the brave soldier himself falls into disaster - his plane crashes, and he is badly wounded somewhere deep in the taiga. But to shoot a brave daredevil turns out to be a big difficulty - Andrei repels enemy soldiers and, together with a group of allies, gets to the hospital, though he still does not know what danger lies in the district.

On the threshold of love


Genre: Military

Producer: Vitaliy Babenko

Release date: May 8, 2018

The series was attended by: Kirill Zaporizhsky, Alexander Klyukvin, Antonina Divina

Rating: 5.2

The picture consists of only two series. Katya and Anna are two village girls who are madly in love with Nikolai, the fathers of two beauties seriously quarreled on the eve of the war. The young man is forced to go to war - as a result, the Germans grab him, he breaks out, then runs to hell and returns back to his village, where he discovers that the village is completely occupied by enemies. Anna and Katya want to help the guy they love so much, but the old differences are breaking out in a new wave.

Operation Muhabbat


Genre: Drama, melodrama

Producer: Oleg Fomin

Release date: April 23, 2018

In the television series starred: Sergey Strelnikov, Julia Pogrebinsk, Alexander Lazarev Jr

Rating: 6.5

The series starred more than 3,000 people.

Anya and Mitya are young people who cannot imagine a happy life without each other. As a result of some circumstances, the guys find themselves in different countries and feel terrible - Mitya rushes in search of his soulmate, but he does not even imagine that they, together with his girlfriend, are involved in terrible political games. Mitya and Anya are ordinary pawns that the government controls as they like, a young couple is forced to go through many trials and difficulties in order to find out the price of great love.

In 2019, the first military novelty was released - the film "T-34", which every lover of this genre must familiarize themselves with.



Genre: Drama, military

Producer: Alexey Sidorov

Release date: January 1, 2019

The main roles were played by: Alexander Petrov, Irina Starshenbaum, Peter Skvortsov

Rating: 7.1

The scenes inside the cars were shot in real tanks. The film crew managed to install 5 cameras.

The cadet Ivushkin just got out of German captivity and is now ready to show where the "crayfish hibernate." A young and daring guy collects a brave team of daredevils, instead with whom he goes straight towards the German enemies. The guy is not afraid of anything at all, because in his location is a powerful T-34 tank, a fire in his eyes, a cold heart and a desire to win in military and bloody actions.

In 2018, many Russian military new films were released. The films turned out to be emotional, they forced to empathize, sympathize with the heroes, at some moments shed a tear and proudly watch the actions of their compatriots in their hearts. Many military films sunk into the soul of sentimental viewers. Ahead of 2019, which means that the creators will delight us with other fascinating and exciting stories.

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