Fiddler on the Roof (1971)

In 1905 Russia Tevye the Jewish milkman talks with God about wealth, struggles with 3 of his daughters over choice of a spouse, & suffers the indignity of exile during a pogrom.

Red Sparrow (2018)

A Russian ballerina forced to become a spy is charged with seducing a CIA agent to discover a mole in Russian intelligence.

Tsar (2009)

The conflict between Russia’s Ivan the Terrible & his Metropolitan Filip is similar to that between England’s King Henry VIII & Thomas More, but more bloody.

Generation War (2013)

An epic tale follows the misfortunes of 5 young Berliners involved in the Nazi invasion of Russia, from 1941 hopeful years through 1945’s disillusinionment.

Stalingrad (2013)

The huge Battle of Stalingrad is seen through the experience of five Soviet solders & a girl they protect & a Nazi captain and his Russian lover.