Famous Movies Filmed in Russia

List Rules
The movies below must have at least one major scene that was filmed in Russia

List of movies that were filmed in Russia, including trailers of the films when available. Russia has a lot of famous landmarks and beautiful landscapes, making it a great location to film movies in. This list of famous movies shot in Russia is listed by popularity, so the movie names at the top of the list are the most well-known. This isn't necessarily a list of all movies shot in Russia, so if you notice an important film is missing then feel free to add it at the bottom of this list.

Movies include everything from Walking the Streets of Moscow to To Moscow With Love 2.

If you're trying to answer the questions, "What films were shot in Russia?" and "Which famous movies were filmed in Russia?" then you'e in the right place.

Both big studio and independent films that were filmed in Russia are included below, as well as all genres including horror, action, comedy and more.

  • Russian Ark
    Valery Gergiev, Alexander Sokurov, Sergei Dontsov
    • Released: 2002
    • Directed by: Alexander Sokurov
    Arca Russa é um filme de 2002 dirigido por Aleksandr Sokurov.
  • War and Peace
    Sergei Bondarchuk, Anastasiya Vertinskaya, Oleg Tabakov
    • Released: 1966
    • Directed by: Sergei Bondarchuk
    War and Peace is a Soviet film adaptation of Leo Tolstoy's novel War and Peace, released in four parts during 1966 and 1967. Sergei Bondarchuk directed the series, co-wrote the script and starred in ...more
  • The Loves of Liszt
    Sviatoslav Richter, Petr Shelokhonov, Klara Luchko
    • Released: 1970
    • Directed by: Márton Keleti
    Szerelmi álmok – Liszt is a Hungarian-Soviet epic musical/drama produced and directed by Márton Keleti, based on the biography of the Hungarian composer and pianist Franz Liszt. While the movie was ...more
  • Office Romance
    Oleg Basilashvili, Maria Vinogradova, Georgi Burkov
    • Released: 1977
    • Directed by: Eldar Ryazanov
    Office Romance is a Soviet comedy film directed by Eldar Ryazanov. It was filmed at Mosfilm and released in 1977. The film's plot is based on the stageplay "Co-workers" written by Eldar Ryazanov and ...more
  • Walking the Streets of Moscow
    Nikita Mikhalkov, Rolan Bykov, Maria Vinogradova
    • Released: 1963
    • Directed by: Georgiy Daneliya
    Walking the Streets of Moscow is a 1963 Soviet film directed by Georgiy Daneliya and produced by Mosfilm studios. It stars Nikita Mikhalkov, Aleksei Loktev, Evgeniy Steblov and Galina Polskikh. The ...more
  • The Inhabited Island
    Yuliya Snigir, Sergei Garmash, Gosha Kutsenko
    • Released: 2008
    • Directed by: Fedor Bondarchuk
    The Inhabited Island is a science fiction film directed by Fyodor Bondarchuk. The film was adapted by Marina and Sergey Dyachenko from the 1969 novel by Arkady and Boris Strugatsky of the same ...more