Russian movies about firefighters

List of the best Russian films about firefighters, selected by visitors to our site: Fire, Those Who Wish Me Dead, Only the Brave, Ladder 49, The Fireman, Backdraft, The Bravest, World Trade Center, I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry, Skyscraper.

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

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Markimdb: 6.5
Genreaction, drama
CountryRussia
CharactersFirefighters, Lifeguards, Heroes, Partners
PlotSurvival, Fires
PlaceRussia
StyleExciting, To cry, Atmospheric, Serious, Disturbing

A heroic story about firefighters and rescuers. What we call an act of bravery is just a usual routine for them, if only one can get used to mortal danger and extreme risk. When people in distress seem to have nobody who may help them, rescuers come to fight against merciless forces of nature.

Markimdb: 6
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountryCanada, USA
CharactersFirefighters, Strong women
PlotSurvival, Fires
PlaceForest, USA
StyleWomens in main roles

A young boy finds himself pursued by two assassins in the Montana wilderness, with a survival expert determined to protect him, and a forest fire threatening to consume them all.

Markimdb: 7.6
Genreaction, drama, biography
CountryUSA
Duration02:24
CharactersFirefighters, Lifeguards, Friends, Partners
PlotOn real events, Drug addict, Water, Fires
PlaceAircraft, Mountains, Party, USA
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Action, To cry, Tense

Members of the Granite Mountain Hotshots battle deadly wildfires to save an Arizona town.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genreaction, thriller, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:55
CharactersFirefighters, Lifeguards, Heroes, Friends
PlotFriendship, Funeral, Fires
StyleAction, Soulful, Heavy, Touching, Serious

Under the watchful eye of his mentor, Captain Mike Kennedy, probationary firefighter Jack Morrison matures into a seasoned veteran at a Baltimore fire station. However, Jack has reached a crossroads as the sacrifices he's made have put him in harm's way innumerable times and significantly impacted his relationship with his wife and kids.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genrecomedy, short
CountryUSA
Duration00:36
CharactersFirefighters

Charlie is a fireman who always does everything wrong. A man talks the Fire Chief into ignoring his burning home (he wants the insurance money) unaware that his daughter (the love of the Chief) is upstairs in the house. When the house next door catches fire its owner rouses Charlie who rouses the force.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA, Belgium
Duration02:17
CharactersFirefighters, Lifeguards, Investigators
PlotInvestigation, Funeral
PlaceChicago, Office
StyleExciting, Action, Twisted plot, Heavy, Tense

They say a blast of flames can take a life ... and hide a secret. But now firemen brothers Brian and Stephen McCaffrey are battling each other over past slights while trying to stop an arsonist with a diabolical agenda from torching Chicago.

Markimdb: 5.6
Genreaction, drama
CountryChina
CharactersFirefighters, Heroes
PlotOil, Rivalry, Fires
PlaceChina
StyleExciting, Fascinating, Serious

Based on real life events, the film revolves around the heroic efforts of a team of firefighters as they attempt to deal with a fire that breaks out at an oil refinery in Dalian

Markimdb: 5.9
Genrethriller, fantasy, drama, family, history
CountryUSA
Duration02:09
CharactersFirefighters, Terrorists, Heroes
PlotOn real events, Survival, Fires
PlaceNew York
StyleHeavy, Serious, Disturbing

On September, 11th 2001, after the terrorist attack to the World Trade Center, the building collapses over the rescue team from the Port Authority Police Department. Will Jimeno and his sergeant John McLoughlin are found alive trapped under the wreckage while the rescue teams fight to save them.

Markimdb: 5.9
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryUSA
Duration01:51
CharactersGay, Firefighters, Friends
PlotWedding, Investigation, Friendship

Firefighters Chuck Ford and Larry Valentine are guy's guys, loyal to the core – which is why, when widower Larry asks Chuck to pose as his gay lover so that he can get domestic partner benefits for his kids, his buddy agrees. However, things get dicey when a bureaucrat comes calling, and the boys are forced to present a picture of domestic bliss.

Markimdb: 5.8
Genreaction, thriller, adventure
CountryUSA, Hong Kong
Duration02:33
CharactersFirefighters, Heroes, Disabled people, FBI, Fathers
PlotRobbery, Conspiracies, Fires
PlaceChina, Helicopters
StyleExciting, Action, Fascinating, Tense

Framed and on the run, a former FBI agent must save his family from a blazing fire in the world's tallest building.

Markimdb: 5.1
Genrecomedy, family
CountryUSA
CharactersFirefighters, Scientists, Tough guys
PlotWedding, Friendship, Birthday, Internet, Parenting
PlaceForest
StyleCute, Fascinating

A crew of rugged firefighters meet their match when attempting to rescue three rambunctious kids.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genreaction, drama
CountryHong Kong
Duration01:55
CharactersFirefighters, Lifeguards, Heroes, Partners
PlotFriendship, Death, Political, Self-sacrifice, Fires
TimeNew Year
StyleExciting, Action, Fascinating, Tense, Serious

The bond of brotherhood is always stronger when you can be pitched into a life and death situation at any time and the only thing that gets you through the inferno is the trust that your brother will have your back. The firefighters of Hong Kong’s Pillar Point division who are expecting a quiet night to see off their retiring chief find their faith in each other stretched to the limits when a small fire at a liquor warehouse threatens to plunge the whole of Hong kong into darkness if it spreads to a nearby power plant supplying natural gas. Politics, rivalry, and suspicion all come into play when dubious decisions are made, warnings are ignored and colleagues start to fall. Can the Pillar Point brotherhood survive the night, if not the fire, with their trust in each other intact?

Markimdb: 7
Genreaction, drama, military, biography
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, Germany
Duration02:03
CharactersMilitary
PlotWar, Death, Mental disorders, Marine Corps
PlaceIraq
StyleAction, Serious, For men, Disturbing

Jarhead is a film about a US Marine Anthony Swofford’s experience in the Gulf War. After putting up with an arduous boot camp, Swafford and his unit are sent to the Persian Gulf where they are eager to fight, but are forced to stay back from the action. Swofford struggles with the possibility of his girlfriend cheating on him, and as his mental state deteriorates, his desire to kill increases.

Markimdb: 5.5
Genreaction, comedy, family
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration01:51
CharactersDogs, Firefighters
PlotAdventure, Fires

Rexxx, Hollywood's top canine star, gets lost and is adopted into a shabby firehouse. He teams up with a young kid to get the station back on its feet.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:02
CharactersFirefighters
PlotFires
StyleInspirational, Touching, Serious

In Albany, the marriage of Caleb and Catherine Holt is in crisis and they decide to divorce. However, Caleb's father, John, proposes that his son delays their separation process for forty days and follow a procedure called "The Love Dare" to make them love each other again.

Markimdb: 8.3
Genreaction, drama, military, history
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, India, Spain, Canada, China
CharactersMilitary, Soldier
PlotWar
TimeWorld War I
StyleExciting, Worth watching

At the height of the First World War, two young British soldiers must cross enemy territory and deliver a message that will stop a deadly attack on hundreds of soldiers.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genreaction, melodrama, drama, adventure, military
CountryUSA
Duration02:01
CharactersFirefighters, Heroes
PlotAdventure, Oil
StyleTo cry

The adventures of oil well fire specialist Chance Buckman (based on real-life Red Adair), who extinguishes massive fires in oil fields around the world.

Markimdb: 7
Genreaction, thriller, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:45
CharactersFirefighters, Heroes
PlotSurvival, Disasters, Adventure
PlaceHelicopters
StyleExciting, Action, Heavy, Tense, Serious

At the opening party of a colossal—but poorly constructed—office building, a massive fire breaks out, threatening to destroy the tower and everyone in it.

Markimdb: 8.5
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA, Hong Kong
Duration02:31
CharactersMafia, Gangsters, Gangsters, Hired assassins, Police
PlotLove, Skirmishes, Investigation, Betrayal, Chase
PlacePrison
StyleInteresting, Unexpected ending, Action, Oscars, Fascinating

To take down South Boston's Irish Mafia, the police send in one of their own to infiltrate the underworld, not realizing the syndicate has done likewise. While an undercover cop curries favor with the mob kingpin, a career criminal rises through the police ranks. But both sides soon discover there's a mole among them.

Markimdb: 5.7
Genredrama
CountryChina, Hong Kong
CharactersFirefighters, Heroes, Partners
PlotSurvival, Fires
PlaceOffice
StyleExciting, Fascinating, Heavy, Tense, Serious

On the hottest day in 50 years, a serious fire incident happened to a busy commercial tower, a gaggle of fire fighters with an indestructible enthusiasm are going to save lives.

Duration01:59
CharactersFirefighters, Serial killers, Nurses
PlotTime travel, Investigation, Baseball, Radio
PlaceNew York
TimeFuture
StylePsychological problems, Action, To cry, Serious, Disturbing

When a rare phenomenon gives police officer John Sullivan the chance to speak to his father, 30 years in the past, he takes the opportunity to prevent his dad's tragic death. After his actions inadvertently give rise to a series of brutal murders he and his father must find a way to fix the consequences of altering time.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genreaction, drama
CountrySouth Korea
Duration02:01
CharactersFirefighters
PlotLove, Survival, Self-sacrifice, Fires
PlaceHelicopters, Asia, Korea
StyleExciting, Action, Serious, For men, Disturbing

On Christmas Eve at Tower Sky, an ultra-luxurious building complex, a White Christmas party is held to dazzle its equally high-end tenants and VIP guests. Dae-ho, the manager of the building and single father, is forced to cancel plans with his daughter Hana to work the event. His Christmas is saved when Yoon-hee, the food mall manager with a secret crush on Dae-ho, offers to babysit Hana during the party. Meanwhile, Young-ki the legendary fire chief of Yoido Station has finally promised his first holiday date night to his long suffering wife. The party is in full swing with the spectacular sight of two helicopters flying overhead just to spray snow on the partygoers and make everything perfect. When unthinkable disaster strikes, Dae-ho and Young-ki must summon all their strength and courage to save the lives of thousands but at what cost to themselves and their loved ones?

Markimdb: 8.5
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration01:59
CharactersTeens, Teachers, Pupils, Brothers
PlotFight
PlacePrison, School, USA

Derek Vineyard is paroled after serving 3 years in prison for killing two thugs who tried to break into/steal his truck. Through his brother, Danny Vineyard's narration, we learn that before going to prison, Derek was a skinhead and the leader of a violent white supremacist gang that committed acts of racial crime throughout L.A. and his actions greatly influenced Danny. Reformed and fresh out of prison, Derek severs contact with the gang and becomes determined to keep Danny from going down the same violent path as he did.

Markimdb: 6.1
Genreaction, thriller, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration02:23
CharactersLifeguards, Tough guys, Fathers
PlotSurvival, Disasters, Apocalypse, Earthquake, Adventure
PlaceHelicopters
StyleExciting, Tense, Serious, For men, Disturbing

In the aftermath of a massive earthquake in California, a rescue-chopper pilot makes a dangerous journey across the state in order to rescue his estranged daughter.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genredrama, crime
CountryFrance, Qatar
Duration01:52
CharactersFirefighters, Criminals, Poor
PlotDancing, Money, Friendship, Weapon, Success
PlaceGhetto, Paris, France, Night Clubs
TimeNight
StyleAction, Fascinating, Makes me think, Disturbing

In a ghetto where religion and drug trafficking rub shoulders, Dounia has a lust for power and success. Supported by Maimouna, her best friend, she decides to follow in the footsteps of Rebecca, a respected dealer. But her encounter with Djigui, a young, disturbingly sensual dancer, throws her off course.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountrySouth Korea
Duration01:22
CharactersWriters, Rich, Lawyers, Cats
PlotDancing, Fight, Money, Pursuit, Love triangle
StyleExciting, Psychological problems, Action, By books, Tense

Deliveryman Jongsu is out on a job when he runs into Haemi, a girl who once lived in his neighborhood. She asks if he'd mind looking after her cat while she's away on a trip to Africa. On her return she introduces to Jongsu an enigmatic young man named Ben, who she met during her trip. And one day Ben tells Jongsu about his most unusual hobby...

Markimdb: 4.2
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:28
CharactersManiacs, Snipers, Firefighters, Bodyguards, Tough guys
PlotSurvival, Martial Arts, Gambling, Skirmishes, Fight
PlaceCourt, Deserts

A former bounty hunter who finds himself on the run as part of a revamped Condemned tournament, in which convicts are forced to fight each other to the death as part of a game that's broadcast to the public.

Markimdb: 7.1
Genredrama, crime, biography
CountryUSA
CharactersPolice, Lawyers, Maids, Pianists
PlotOn real events, Friendship, Justice, Test, Freedom
PlacePrison, Court, Italy, Texas, USA
Time19th century
StyleMakes me think, Serious

The tragic and controversial story of Cameron Todd Willingham, who was executed in Texas for killing his three children after scientific evidence and expert testimony that bolstered his claims of innocence were suppressed.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genredocumentary
CountryUSA
CharactersFirefighters
PlotFires

Documentary short following one family and the residents of Ventura County, CA through a journey of devastation, repair and survival after one of the largest wildfires in state history—the 2017 California Wildfires—destroys their beloved community.

Markimdb: 6
Genrecomedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration01:23
CharactersFirefighters, Heroes, Family, Friends, Orphans
PlotLove, Adventure, Friendship, Aviation, Death
PlaceAircraft, Hotels, USA
StyleLight

When world-famous air racer Dusty learns that his engine is damaged and he may never race again, he must shift gears and is launched into the world of aerial firefighting. Dusty joins forces with veteran fire and rescue helicopter Blade Ranger and his team, a bunch of all-terrain vehicles known as The Smokejumpers. Together, the fearless team battles a massive wildfire, and Dusty learns what it takes to become a true hero.





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