Russian crime series

List of the best Russian crime series selected by visitors to our site: The Dark Side of the Moon, Brigada, KREMEN, Liquidation, The Fall of the Empire, Once Upon a Time in Rostov, Карпов, Закон каменных джунглей, The Method, Хорошие руки.

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The Dark Side of the Moon (2012)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryRussia
Duration13:20
PlotTime travel, Investigation
PlaceRussia

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Brigada (2002)
Markimdb: 8.4
Genredrama, crime
CountryRussia
Duration13:00
CharactersGangsters
PlotSurvival, Adventures
StylePopular

Brigada, also known as Law of the Lawless, is a Russian 15-episode crime mini-series that debuted in 2002. It became very popular, but received mixed reviews due to accusations in aestheticization of violence. The miniseries follows the story of four best friends from 1989 to 2000, mainly concentrating on the leader of the group, Sasha Belov.

KREMEN (2012)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genreaction, crime, detective
CountryRussia
Duration03:16

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Liquidation (2007)
Markimdb: 8.3
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryRussia
Duration10:30

Liquidation is a highly popular Russian television series, which parallels the famous The Meeting Place Cannot Be Changed with notable ethical shift. In the "Meeting Place", chief of criminal investigations Gleb Zheglov had a modus operandi "Thief must go to prison, no matter how I put him there". In Liquidation, chief of criminal investigations David Gotsman's motto has changed to "Thief must go to prison, but lawfully so". The stars of the film include famous Russian actors such as Vladimir Mashkov and Konstantin Lavronenko. Sergei Makovetsky had to replace Andrey Krasko, who died of heart attack during the filming.

The Fall of the Empire (2005)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genreaction, thriller, drama, adventure, crime, history
CountryRussia
Duration08:40

Russian Empire. The second decade of the twentieth century. As a result of the conflict between the Entente and the bloc of the Central Powers led by Germany, which erupted in August 1914, Russia is drawn into the First World War. A wave of unrest is rolling through the country. Revolutionary moods are increasing every day. Counterintelligence is trying with all its might to suppress the activity of German spies active in the territory of the country ...

Once Upon a Time in Rostov (2012)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genredrama, crime
CountryRussia
Duration17:20

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Карпов (2012)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genredrama, crime
CountryRussia
Duration24:00

Карпов — культовый популярный российский телевизионный сериал от компании Dixi Media, спин-офф телесериалов «Глухарь» и «Пятницкий», рассказывающий о жизни персонажа сериала «Глухарь» - бывшего подполковника милиции Карповa.

Закон каменных джунглей (2015)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genredrama, crime
CountryRussia
Duration01:00
CharactersTeenagers
PlotAdventures
PlaceRussia

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The Method (2015)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryRussia
Duration02:47
CharactersSerial killers
PlotLove, Revenge, Death, Investigation
PlaceRussia
StyleSpectacular, Fascinating, Makes me think, Action, Twisted plot

The main character is an extraordinary and mysterious person, at the same time, he (Rodion Meglin) is an outstanding inspector. Rodion is used to work alone in order to keep the secrecy of his unusual method. Young graduate Esenya Steklova is eager to get the internship with the glorious investigator but she could hardly expect the challenges she would face while working with Rodion. Together they investigate the cruelest crimes that took place in the history of Russian criminality.

Хорошие руки (2014)
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Genredrama, crime
CountryRussia
Duration00:50

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Ментовские войны (2004)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genremelodrama, drama, crime, detective
CountryRussia
Duration04:46
StyleAction

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Policeman from Rublevka (2016)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
CountryRussia
Duration01:47
CharactersPolice

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Policeman from Rublevka (2016)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genrecomedy, crime
CountryRussia
Duration01:00
CharactersPolice, Criminals

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The Dead Lake (2019)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genrethriller, crime, detective
CountryRussia
Duration02:16
PlotSupernatural, Death, Revenge
PlaceRussia
StyleAction

Experienced Moscow police officer Maksim Pokrovskiy is sent to Northern Russia to investigate the murder of the local Oligarch's daughter.

Обычная женщина (2018)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genredrama, crime
CountryRussia
Duration01:08
CharactersFamily, Strong women
PlaceRussia

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Silver Spoon (2014)
Markimdb: 7.8
Genredrama, crime
CountryRussia
Duration00:52
CharactersPolice, Rich, Serial killers
PlotInvestigation, Adventures, Love triangle, Money, Power
PlaceRussia
StyleSpectacular, Fascinating, Action

Forced to become an apprentice cop, cocky playboy Igor finds he's got a knack for police work. But his job soon takes him down a dark personal path.

Piranha Hunt (2006)
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Genreaction, thriller, crime
CountryRussia

Agent of special department "Piranha" Kirill Mazur and his colleague Olga go to the far north with the assignment to liquidate an underwater secret weapon lab in the guise of a mutual vacation. All of a sudden, they find themselves in the world where civilization laws are forgotten, and this deadly weapons are kept by gangsters who are controlled by a new "master of taiga" Prohor, whose leisure time is spent hunting at humans. Mazur didn't know that he would have to trade his familiar gun for a hand-made bone knife, and save his companion and himself instead of saving the world. For them, this safari in northern forests would be no less dangerous as for the live targets.

Fartsa (2015)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genredrama, crime
CountryRussia
Duration02:46
PlotLove, Investigation
PlaceRussia

An epic saga which takes place over a long time span from 1961 to 1991. From the midpoint of the story we view the friendship of four boys. In season main heroes are in their 20's, they are childhood friends, and for the sake of their friendship they are ready to sacrifice anything. Everyone has their own dreams, but their circumstances will take them on a difficult path and they will be forced into all kinds of underground economic dealings in the early 60s. And, worst of all - they are successful in this business. And the more successful they are, the further they get from their real dreams.




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