Movies about Chernobyl

List of the best Russian movies about Chernobyl, selected by visitors to our site: Chernobyl Diaries, Innocent Saturday, Restricted Area, Chernobyl: Zone of Exclusion, The Battle of Chernobyl.

In the top there are new films of 2020, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Chernobyl Diaries (2012)
Mark7.4 (imdb: 5)
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:26
CharactersTourists, Dogs, Soldier, Zombie, Bears, Mutant
PlotDeath, Survival, Pursuit, Chase, Viruses
PlaceRestricted areas, Ghost towns, Chernobyl, Ukraine
StyleHeavy, Tense, Disturbing, Unexpected ending

A group of six tourists looking to go off the beaten path, hire an 'extreme tour guide'. Ignoring warnings, he takes them into the city of Pripyat, the former home to the workers of the Chernobyl nuclear reactor, but a deserted town since the disaster more than 25 years earlier. After a brief exploration of the abandoned city, the group members find themselves stranded, only to discover that they are not alone.

Innocent Saturday (2011)
Mark6.6 (imdb: 5.5)
Genredrama
CountryRussia, Germany, Ukraine
Duration01:39
PlotOn real events, Disasters
PlaceChernobyl

A group of friends and bandmates look to escape from the Chernobyl disaster.

Restricted Area (2020)
Mark
CharactersFriends
PlotHiking trip, Survival
PlaceChernobyl
StyleFor a group of friends

1989, 180 km from Chernobyl. 4 guys and 2 girls, traveling by the river, swim in the resettlement zone. By chance, because of them, a person hiding in an abandoned village dies, and in the hands of the guys is a bag with a large amount of money...

Chernobyl: Zone of Exclusion (2019)
Mark6 (imdb: 4.6)
Genrefantastic, thriller
CountryRussia
Duration02:13
CharactersFriends
PlotDisasters, Confrontation
PlaceChernobyl

In the anomalous zone of Chernobyl, under the protective sarcophagus of the fourth power unit, the Global Kintek Corporation is carrying out illegal construction. A special interstate commission is trying to prevent these plans, but right during a press conference, a group of unknown terrorists attack its leader. And none other than Pasha leads them - he once successfully fought with the Zone, but it seems that now the Zone itself has captured it. His four friends - Ana, Lyokha, Nastya and Gaucher - have no choice but to jump back into the old Volga and go to Pripyat to try to save Pasha and prevent a global catastrophe.

The Battle of Chernobyl (2006)
Markimdb: 8.3
Genredrama, documentary, history
CountryUSA
Duration01:33
PlaceChernobyl

On April 26, 1986, a 1,000 feet high flame rises into the sky of the Ukraine. The fourth reactor of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant just exploded. A battle begins in which 500,000 men are engaged throughout the Soviet Union to "liquidate" the radioactivity, build the "sarcophagus" of the damaged reactor and save the world from a second explosion that would have destroyed half of Europe. Become a reference film, this documentary combines testimonials and unseen footage, tells for the first time the Battle of Chernobyl.




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