Watch free Russian Movies & TV Series online / English subtitles

Russia has quite the online film archive. Some of the greatest Russians movies have been made available for free, like most of the Andrei Tarkovsky movies. Check out art house classics like "Stalker" with subtitles here. Update: Also an excellent source for Russian movies on Netflix, Hulu & other legal streaming services is Couchpop. They have also got tv shows.
Enjoy free Russian movies. Russia is the film country of filmmakers like Sergei Eisenstein, Andrey Zvyagintsev & Andrei Tarkovsky. Explore Russia's public domain cinema & television on The Vore. Legally watch free Russian movies online with English subtitles (Youtube, Hulu & etc.).

Where to watch movies in Russia?

Free Russian movies movies in the public domain.

Our selection of public domain Russian movies & short films on Youtube, & Vimeo.

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    Solaris (1972)

    GenreDrama,Science Fiction,
    DirectorAndrei Tarkovsky
    CastNatalya Bondarchuk, Donatas Banionis e& Jüri Järvet
    Length165 minutes
    KeywordsCharismatic • Thought Provoking •
    CountryRussia •
    Stream linkSolaris online

    Stalker (1979)

    GenreAdventure,Science Fiction,
    DirectorAndrei Tarkovsky
    CastMargarita Terekhova, Ignat Daniltsev & Larisa Tarkovskaya
    Length108 minutes
    KeywordsDazzling • Dreamlike •
    CountryRussia •
    Stream linkStalker online

    Battleship Potemkin (1925)

    DirectorSergei Eisenstein
    CastAleksandr Antonov, Vladimir Barsky & Grigori Aleksandrov
    Length75 minutes
    KeywordsAccurate • Historical • Memorable •
    CountryRussia •
    Stream linkBattleship Potemkin online

    Alexander Nevsky (1938)

    DirectorSergei Eisenstein
    CastNikolai Cherkasov, Nikolai Okhlopkov & Andrei Abrikosov
    Length112 minutes
    KeywordsGreat • Historical •
    CountryRussia •
    Stream linkAlexander Nevsky online

    Enthusiasm (1931)

    DirectorDziga Vertov
    Length67 minutes
    KeywordsBreath-taking • Powerful •
    CountryRussia •
    Stream linkEnthusiasm online

    ¡Que Viva Mexico! (1931)

    DirectorSergei Eisenstein
    CastSergei Bondarchuk & Grigori Aleksandrov
    Length90 minutes
    KeywordsExhilarating • Spectacular •
    CountryRussia •
    Stream link¡Que Viva Mexico! online

    Ruslan and Ludmila (1972)

    DirectorAleksandr Ptushko
    CastValeri Kozinets, Natalya Petrova & Andrei Abrikosov
    Length140 minutes
    KeywordsAdventurous • Whimsical •
    CountryRussia •
    Stream linkRuslan and Ludmila online

    The Mirror (1975)

    GenreAvant-garde / experimental,Drama,
    DirectorAndrei Tarkovsky
    CastMargarita Terekhova, Ignat Daniltsev & Larisa Tarkovskaya
    Length108 minutes
    KeywordsDreamlike • Incomparable •
    CountryRussia •
    Stream linkThe Mirror online

    October: Ten Days That Shook the World (1928)

    DirectorSergei Eisenstein
    CastVasili Nikandrov, Vladimir Popov & Boris Livanov
    Length102 minutes
    KeywordsArty • Intriguing •
    CountryRussia •
    Stream linkOctober: Ten Days That Shook the World online

    Nuremberg Trials (1947)

    DirectorRoman Karmen & Yelizaveta Svilova
    CastFrancis Biddle, Henri Donnedieu de Vabres & Karl Dönitz
    Length58 minutes
    KeywordsGripping • Horrifying •
    CountryRussia •
    Stream linkNuremberg Trials online

    The Dream of a Ridiculous Man (1992)

    DirectorAleksandr Petrov
    CastAleksandr Petrov
    Length20 minutes
    KeywordsBased on a Novel • Mind-numbing •
    CountryRussia •
    Stream linkThe Dream of a Ridiculous Man online

    The Mascot (1934)

    DirectorWladyslaw Starewicz
    CastWladyslaw Starewicz
    Length26 minutes
    KeywordsCharming • Mystical •
    CountryRussia •
    Stream linkThe Mascot online

    Andrei Rublev (1966)

    DirectorAndrei Tarkovsky
    CastAnatoliy Solonitsyn, Ivan Lapikov & Nikolay Grinko
    Length206 minutes
    KeywordsBiographical • Historical •
    CountryRussia •
    Stream linkAndrei Rublev online

    Ivan’s Childhood (1962)

    DirectorAndrei Tarkovsky
    CastNikolai Burlyayev, Valentin Zubkov & Yevgeni Zharikov
    Length90 minutes
    KeywordsGripping • Poignant •
    CountryRussia •
    Stream linkIvan’s Childhood online

    Romance sentimentale (1930)

    DirectorSergei Eisenstein
    CastMara Griy
    Length20 minutes
    KeywordsEntertaining • Funny •
    CountryRussia •
    Stream linkRomance sentimentale online

All these above English subtitled Russian movies can be watched without downloading. But if you wish, you CAN legally download public domain movies.

Legal subtitled Russian movies online

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Channel 5

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