572 total votes
Alexander Nevsky

Alexander Nevsky

Alexander Nevsky is a 1938 historical drama film directed by Sergei Eisenstein. It depicts the attempted invasion of Novgorod in the 13th century by the Teutonic Knights of the Holy Roman Empire and their defeat by Prince Alexander, known popularly as Alexander Nevsky. Eisenstein made the film in association with Dmitri Vasilyev and with a script co-written with Pyotr Pavlenko; they were assigned to ensure that Eisenstein did not stray into "formalism&quo...

... more on Wikipedia

Alexander Nevsky is ranked on...

#40 of 191 The Best Medieval Movies 67.9k votes What are the best medieval movies? Kings, sword fights, jousting, horses... fire, pillaging, knights, people with English ac...
#10 of 14 The Best '30s War Movies 143 votes Between the two World Wars, there was no pause in the production of war films. The best '30s war movies depicted what life w...
#4 of 11 The Best Movies Directed by Sergei Eisenstein 42 votes List of all movies directed by Sergei Eisenstein ranked from best to worst with photos. Films directed by Sergei Eisenstein ...

Alexander Nevsky is also found on...

Famous Movies From Soviet Union List of All Movies Released in 1938 Mosfilm Movies List List of Films Scored By Sergei Prokofiev