Movies about Chechnya

Movies about Chechnya
List of the best films about Chechnya according to visitors: Escape Plan 2: Hades, Closeness, Ordered to Forget, Hatred, Jimmy P., Atomic Age, Into the White, Marguerite & Julien, The Search, Assassin's Creed.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Escape Plan 2: Hades (2018)
Markimdb: 3.9
Genreaction, thriller
CharactersHackers, Robots, Spy, Killers, Friends
PlotSurvival, Kung Fu, Martial Arts, Prison Break, Artificial Intelligence
PlacePrison, Chechnya
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Action, Tense, Depressive

Ray Breslin manages an elite team of security specialists trained in the art of breaking people out of the world's most impenetrable prisons. When his most trusted operative, Shu Ren, is kidnapped and disappears inside the most elaborate prison ever built, Ray must track him down with the help of some of his former friends.

Closeness (2017)
Markimdb: 6.6
CharactersJews, Family, Brothers, Mothers
PlotDancing, Cars, Money, Blackmail, Gifts
PlaceChechnya, Russia, Party
StyleTouching, Serious, Disturbing

1998, Nalchik. A Jewish family is in trouble: the youngest son and his bride do not come home, and in the morning, a ransom note arrives. The ransom is so high that the family is forced not only to sell its small business, but also to seek help from its fellow tribesmen.

Ordered to Forget (2014)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genredrama, history

As the mass deportations of the Chechen and Ingush peoples begin in 1944, young Daud and Seda escape to the mountains. When they get back to their native village, however, they witness a horrifying war crime.

Hatred (2016)
Markimdb: 7.6
Genredrama, military, history
CharactersWolves, Jews, Soldier, Sisters, Farmers
PlotLove, War, On real events, Survival, Wedding
PlaceVillage, Trains, Forest, Poland
TimeWorld War II
StyleAction, Fascinating, Tense, Makes me think, Disturbing

Summer of 1939. Zosia is a young Polish girl who is deeply in love with Ukrainian Petro. Their great love will be put to the test when her father decides to marry her to a wealthy widower Skiba. Right after wedding she is left alone because her husband is drafted to the Polish army for the war with Germany. Meanwhile, tensions grow due to Jews, Poles, and Ukrainians living side by side.

Jimmy P. (2013)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genrethriller, drama, biography
CountryUSA, France
CharactersDogs, Horses, Snipers, Indians, Lawyers
PlotOn real events, Dancing, Basketball, Fight, Money
PlaceHospitals, USA
StylePsychological problems, Atmospheric, Touching, Serious, Disturbing

Adapted from the 1951 non-fiction account by psychoanalyst Georges Devereux, “Psychotherapy Of A Plains Indian,” the film follows the true story of Picard (Del Toro), a Plains Indian of the Blackfeet nation, as he returns from WWII and begins experiencing unexplainable symptoms shortly thereafter. He travels to the famous Winter Hospital in Topeka, Kansas, where he meets Devereux (Amalric), thus beginning a professional and personal friendship guided by compassion and understanding of Native American culture.

Atomic Age (2012)
Markimdb: 5.9
CharactersTeens, Friends, Poets
PlotDancing, Friendship
PlaceFrance, Night Clubs
StyleExciting, Soulful, Fascinating, Tense, Touching

Two young boys, Victor and Rainer, take the commuter train to spend the evening in Paris. In a nightclub on the banks of the Seine they go from one disappointment to another, from failed chat ups to street brawls. But as they get carried away by the night, they leave the city for the forest. In the silence of the moonlight nature, the desire between the two friends becomes increasingly vibrant. A new day is born from their friendship.

Into the White (2012)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genredrama, military
CountryNorway, Sweden, France
CharactersMilitary, Friends, Soldier, Pilots
PlotWar, On real events, Survival, Aviation, Cold
TimeWorld War II, Winter
StyleExciting, Fascinating, Serious, Disturbing

Based on a true story. On 27 April 1940, Luftwaffe pilot Horst Schopis' Heinkel 111 bomber is shot down near Grotli by an RAF Blackburn Skua L2940 fighter, which then crash-lands. The surviving German and English crew members begin to at shoot each other, but later find themselves huddled up in the same cabin. In order to survive the harsh winter in the Norwegian wilderness, they have to stand together. An unlikely, lifelong friendship blossoms.

Marguerite & Julien (2015)
Markimdb: 5
Genremelodrama, drama, history
PlotOn real events, Death
StyleExciting, Fascinating, Touching

Julien and Marguerite de Ravalet, son and daughter of the Lord of Tourlaville, have loved each other tenderly since childhood. But as they grow up, their affection veers toward voracious passion.

The Search (2014)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genredrama, military
CountryFrance, Georgia
CharactersFriends, Soldier, Orphans
PlotDancing, Friendship, Pursuit
PlaceChechnya, Trains, Russia, Caucasus, Helicopters
TimeNew Year
StyleTouching, Serious

A woman who works for a non-governmental organization (NGO) forms a special relationship with a young boy in war-torn Chechnya.

Assassin's Creed (2016)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genrefantastic, action, fantasy, adventure, history
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, France
CharactersHired assassins, Killers
PlotTime travel, Adventure, Martial Arts, Chase, Fate
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Heavy, Serious, For men

Through unlocked genetic memories that allow him to relive the adventures of his ancestor in 15th century Spain, Callum Lynch discovers he's a descendant of the secret 'Assassins' society. After gaining incredible knowledge and skills, he is now poised to take on the oppressive Knights Templar in the present day.

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Run (2013)
Markimdb: 4.7
Genreaction, thriller, melodrama
CharactersTeens, Heroes
PlotSurvival, Martial Arts, Rivalry
PlaceUSA, New York
StyleExciting, Heavy, Serious, For men, Disturbing

A street smart, 17-year-old named Daniel practices Parkour and is both hero and thief.

Maximum Conviction (2012)
Markimdb: 4.8
Genreaction, thriller
CharactersCIA, Heroes, Partners
PlotSurvival, Martial Arts, Basketball, Fight, Money
PlacePrison, Texas, USA
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Heavy, Tense, Serious

When former black ops operative Tom Steele and his partner Manning are assigned to decommission an old prison, they must oversee the arrival of two mysterious female prisoners. Before long, an elite force of mercenaries assault the prison in search of the new arrivals. As the true identities of the women are revealed, Steele realizes he's caught in the middle of something far bigger than he had imagined.

The Gunman (2015)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA, Spain, United Kingdom, France
CharactersGangsters, Spy, Hired assassins, Killers, Doctors
PlotLove, Martial Arts, Skirmishes, Revenge, Death
PlaceVillage, Africa
StyleExciting, By books, Heavy, Tense, Serious

Eight years after fleeing the Congo following his assassination of that country's minister of mining, former assassin Jim Terrier is back, suffering from PTSD and digging wells to atone for his violent past. After an attempt is made on his life, Terrier flies to London to find out who wants him dead -- and why. Terrier's search leads him to a reunion with Annie, a woman he once loved, who is now married to an oily businessman with dealings in Africa.

Warfighter (2018)
Markimdb: 4.1
Genreaction, melodrama, drama, military
CharactersHeroes, Military, Soldier, Warriors, Veterans
PlotWar, On real events, Travel, Martial Arts, Hockey
StyleRomantic, Exciting, Heavy, Serious, For men

Rusty Wittenburg is a Navy SEAL struggling to balance his family life and his job. He fights daily to maintain the line between reality and the nightmares his PTSD conjures up for him. Dedicated to his team and his mission, he is willing to give the ultimate sacrifice for his fellow brothers and teammates.

Legacy (2020)
Markimdb: 4.1
Genreaction, thriller, drama
StyleExciting, Serious, For men, Disturbing

A police officer investigates the case of a famous pianist that has been missing for several days. The investigation reveals the artist's troubled destiny, his strange relationships and the decisions that led to a dramatic turn of events.

Full Love (2010)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genreaction, melodrama, drama, crime
CountryThailand, Hong Kong, USA
PlotMartial Arts, Rivalry
StyleExciting, Serious, Disturbing

Military veteran and former mercenary, FRENCHY works as a taxi driver, and hiding in Bangkok, picks up a beautiful female passenger who will change his life forever. When he embarks on a journey to save her he has the fight of his life.

Summer 1993 (2017)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genredrama, family
CharactersGiants, Family, Fathers, Orphans, Cats
PlotDancing, Death, Dolls, Swimming
TimeSummer, Night
StyleSoulful, Fascinating, Touching, Serious

After her mother's death, six-year-old Frida is sent to her uncle's family to live with them in the countryside. But Frida finds it hard to forget her mother and adapt to her new life.

Dear John (2010)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genremelodrama, drama, military
CharactersMilitary, Soldier
PlotLove, War, Money, Surfing, True love
StyleRomantic, To cry, Cute, Soulful, Touching

Sergeant John Tyree is home on a 2 week leave from Germany. He meets Savannah after he dives into the ocean to retrieve Savannah's purse that had fallen off the pier. John falls in love with Savannah who is a student on spring break helping build a house for Habitat for Humanity. A romance occurs and Savannah falls deeply in love with John. She promises to write John overseas until he returns.

Junooniyat (2016)
Markimdb: 4.2
Genremelodrama, drama
CharactersFamily, Friends, Soldier, Fathers, Artists
PlotLove, War, Dancing, Passion, Friendship
StyleRomantic, Exciting, Light, Soulful, Fascinating

Captain Jahan Bakshi rescues a Punjabi girl, Suhani. This starts a friendship that evolves into a passionate love affair.

Summer of Giacomo (2011)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryItaly, France, Belgium
CharactersTeens, Friends, Losers
PlotLove, On real events, Dancing, Passion, Freedom
PlaceItaly, Forest
StyleSoulful, Atmospheric, Fancy, Serious

A summer day in Italy. The camera follows the deaf-mute Giacomo and a childhood girlfriend Stefi closely – in the woods, by the river – without wanting to disrupt the mystery of their relationship, between restrained sensuality and childhood games.