Russian historical series

List of the best Russian historical series selected by visitors to our site: Catherine the Great, Godunov, Дружина, The Conquest Of Siberia, Bloody Mistress, Ashes, Ekaterina, Apostle, На безымянной высоте, Dead Mountain: The Dyatlov Pass Incident.

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Catherine the Great (2015)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genredrama, history
CountryRussia
Duration02:33

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Godunov (2018)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genredrama, history
CountryRussia
Duration00:29

The TV show is about the Godunov family, which covers the period from the reign of Ivan the Terrible to the accession of Mikhail Romanov to the throne.

Дружина (2015)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genreaction, history
CountryRussia
Duration00:30

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The Conquest Of Siberia (2019)
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Genredrama, history
CountryRussia

Ivan Demarin, a young officer of Peter the First’s new guards, follows the Tsar’s order and goes to the frontier town of Tobolsk, deep in the Siberian forest. There Ivan falls in love for the first time and he and his regiment happen to be involved in conspiracy of local princes who hunt for gold in the town of Yarkand. His fort is surrounded by hordes of wild Dzungars and there is no one to call for help…

Bloody Mistress (2018)
Markimdb: 5.5
Genredrama, history
CountryRussia

18th century, The Russian Empire. The series tells the life story of Darya Saltykova, who was called Saltychikha by serfs. The landowner brutally tortured about one and half hundreds peasants, for which "Russian Elizabeth Bathory" was imprisoned at underground prison, where she spent 33 years until her death. How a young girl who was brought up in a monastery turned into a monster?

Ashes (2013)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genredrama, military, history
CountryRussia
Duration07:30

The action of the series takes place from 1938 to 1948 years, and covers key events of the era.

Ekaterina (2014)
Markimdb: 8.1
Genremelodrama, drama, biography, history
CountryRussia
Duration00:44

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Apostle (2008)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genreaction, military, history
CountryRussia
Duration10:00

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На безымянной высоте (2004)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genreaction, military, history
CountryRussia, Belarus
Duration03:08

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Dead Mountain: The Dyatlov Pass Incident (2020)
Markimdb: 7.8
Genrethriller, drama, detective, military, history
CountryRussia

Russia, 1959. A KGB major investigates the mysterious deaths of a group of nine student hikers in the Ural Mountains. Troubled by his past as a WWII veteran, he has a sixth sense and death seems to follow him around as he digs deeper into the mysterious incident. The more he learns, the more it becomes clear: the reason the students died will never see the light of day.

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Neophyte (2017)
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Genredrama, adventure, detective, history
CountryRussia

April 1958. Maria Krapivina, a graduate of the law faculty of Leningrad University, Department of criminal procedure and criminalistics, is assigned to the UGRO of the Central district police Department. Just a girl, an excellent student, the daughter of intelligent parents falls into a team consisting of rough and experienced operatives who have passed the war. On the first day, Masha wants to quit. But she gets her hands on information about a traitor in the Department associated with a large and audacious gang. Masha decides that it is her duty to stay and uncover the "mole". And also to prove that it is worth something. Everyone falls under suspicion, including the head of the Opera Department of the Swedes ,the "uncouth lout", with whom Masha unexpectedly falls in love, and every day more and more..

The Wings of Empire (2017)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genredrama, detective, military, history
CountryRussia
Duration02:16

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The Terrible (2020)
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Genredrama, history
CountryRussia

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Lenin: Revolution Chronicles (2017)
Markimdb: 5.3
Genrehistory
CountryRussia
Duration01:01

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Aleks Ljutyj (2020)
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Genredetective, history
CountryRussia

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Легенда Феррари (2019)
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Genredetective, history
CountryRussia

After the unsuccessful attempt on the life of Baron Wrangel and the death of an intelligence agent, a new cunning plan is being developed to implement the "Crimean Mission". The best agent, Elena Golubovskaya, is appointed to this case. In Crimea, Golubovskaya appears already as El Ferrari - a gifted Italian poet. Her task is to eliminate Wrangel in order to demoralize the white movement, as well as control the operation to steal gold. Her plans are thwarted by Maximilian Ermler, a local newspaper journalist who turns out to be a British intelligence agent.

Zuleikha Opens Her Eyes (2020)
Markimdb: 4.8
Genremelodrama, drama, history
CountryRussia

The year is 1930. In a small Tartar village, a woman named Zuleikha watches as her husband is murdered by communists. Zuleikha herself is sent into exile, enduring a horrendous train journey to a remote spot on the Angara River in Siberia. Conditions in the camp are tough, and many of her group do not survive the first difficult winter. As she gradually settles into a routine, Zuleikha starts to get to know her companions. The eclectic group includes a rather dotty doctor, an artist who paints on the sly, and Ignatov, Zuleikha's husband's killer. A screen version of the best-selling novel by Guzel Yakhina.

Десантура (2009)
Markimdb: 6
Genreaction, military, history
CountryRussia
Duration06:48

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War and Peace (2007)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genremelodrama, drama, military, history
CountryItaly, France, Germany, Russia, Poland
Duration06:35

War and Peace is a 2007 Russian-French-Italian-German miniseries directed by Robert Dornhelm. It was broadcast in Belgium and in France in four parts during October and November 2007. It was inspired by Leo Tolstoy's novel War and Peace, which also is divided into four parts. The actors are of different nationalities.

The Dawns Here Are Quiet (2015)
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Genredrama, military, history
CountryRussia

It is late spring of 1942, and the Great Patriotic War is in full swing. A long way off from the front-line, at some God-forgotten junction, the Germans make an air landing operation in an attempt to get through to the Kirov railway and the White Sea - the Baltic Sea Canal. These aren't just ordinary paratroopers. This is a team of seasoned and highly trained infiltrators, the elite of the Waffen-SS, superhumans. The only thing in their way is an anti-aircraft artillery unit of corporal Vaskov and five young women in training. It may seem like a fight of local significance, but the countrys main strategic transportation artery is at stake. Can the corporal and his 'petite newbies' prevent Nazi sabotage and at what cost?




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