A historical epic filmed in Russia during World War II with an unlimited budget, but Stalin found himself regretting the end result.
A heavily influential Soviet sci-fi epic that takes a lot of patience from the viewer to get to its basic message: no matter how far we go, we’ll never be able to escape our own humanity.
An extremely depressing Soviet World War II movie that is also probably a great work of art.
A Soviet propaganda film that basically invented the modern action sequence.
This “experiment” shocked contemporary audiences but influenced filmmaking decades after its initial release.