10 best Russian comedies about the army

Among Russian films about the army, there are not only monumental paintings about military exploits, but also frivolous comedies. Their plot is familiar and understandable to everyone who served. This article provides a list of the most popular Russian comedies about the army, with which you can arrange a personal February 23rd from a regular weekend.

Let me kiss you (2008)

The brilliant career of Grigory Vlasov in the army was immediately crossed out by an unfortunate incident. Due to a fight caused by a woman, the officer was demoted and transferred to a remote part in the Urals. He had to go there with his only kindred soul – his little daughter Masha.

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Imagine the major’s surprise when it turned out that the entire battalion he was assigned to command consisted entirely of the fair sex with typical female weaknesses – cosmetics, outfits and worries about personal life.

10 best Russian comedies about the army

Cast:
Igor Lifanov, Maria Kulikova, Vyacheslav Harhota
Country:
Russia
Rating:
Myreleasedate – 6.7, IMDb – 6.0
Age restrictions:
16+

DMB (2000)

This film is considered the best Russian comedy about the army, although, in fact, it is as simple as a tarpaulin boot. Fate brought together three guys in the military registration and enlistment office, each of whom had good reasons to defend their homeland.

One flew out of the university because of an affair with the dean’s wife, the second burned down his native factory, and the third was desperately hiding from creditors. Even before the oath, their life is filled with a new meaning, because in the Russian army even fools are made into real people.

10 best Russian comedies about the army

Cast:
Petr Korshunkov, Stanislav Duzhnikov, Mikhail Petrovsky
Country:
Russia
Rating:
Myreleasedate – 7.8, IMDb – 7.5
Age restrictions:
16+

Salvation Army (2000)

After many years of the Cold War, Russian and American troops for the first time decided on joint exercises. However, Western comrades are more interested not in the opportunity to defeat a mock enemy shoulder to shoulder with the Russians, but in a secret strategic facility.

But if the saboteurs knew about the need to survive in off-road conditions and endless Russian forests, then life definitely did not prepare them for a meeting with Major Bardachny and his brave guys.

10 best Russian comedies about the army

Cast:
Evgeny Zharikov, Oleg Shklovsky, Semyon Morozov
Country:
Russia
Rating:
Myreleasedate – 6.1
Age restrictions:
12+

Cinderella in Boots (2002)

A film about the army in the genre of comedy with a familiar old plot, transferred to Russia. The “spirit” Lushkin has a hard time – he is the only recruit in his department among the old-timers. He sweeps the parade ground for everyone, and performs other assignments.

Once a soldier was doomed to a grand cleaning – the rest decided to go AWOL to a concert. Only the fairy godmother can save Lushkin. Well, or demobilization Vasya Zhuravlev.

10 best Russian comedies about the army

Cast:
Semyon Mendelssohn, Natalya Terekhova, Leonid Nitsenko
Country:
Russia
Rating:
Myreleasedate – 6.0, IMDb – 4.5
Age restrictions:
16+

Soldier’s Decameron (2005)

During the service, soldiers suffer many hardships, but most of all they lack female affection. Borya Kulshan decided this question for himself. His charm was enough for both daughters of the lieutenant colonel. True, the girls at first did not know about each other.

Borin’s colleague Gena Savitsky burns with passion for the lieutenant’s wife – however, purely platonic. And ordinary Oskin simply suffers, dreaming of the unrealizable. But when unrequited feelings cause suicide in part, real adventures begin here.

10 best Russian comedies about the army

Cast:
Alexander Yatsenko, Andrey Gurkin, Alexander Agafonov
Country:
Russia
Rating:
Myreleasedate – 5.7, IMDb – 5.4
Age restrictions:
16+

Adventures of a soldier Ivan Chonkin (2007)

On the eve of the war, near the Russian village of Krasnoe, an airplane participating in the exercise made an emergency landing. The government car needed protection, and Private Chonkin, who served in a unit located nearby, was sent to carry out this honorable assignment.

The soldier begins his duties. He regularly serves, despite the fact that with the outbreak of war, the command forgets about him and about the protected object.

10 best Russian comedies about the army

Cast:
Anatoly Gushchin, Gennady Khazanov, Alexei Buldakov
Country:
Russia
Rating:
Myreleasedate – 6.2, IMDb – 6.0
Age restrictions:
16+

Equator (2007)

Wherever the foot of a Russian soldier has gone! However, no matter how remote the military base is, the laws are the same for everyone – both statutory and unspoken. Ensigns are engaged in profitable business, recruits are pleaded for all sins, and old-timers rest on their laurels.

Lekha Korovin has less than a month to serve in one of the African countries. The commander entrusts him with an important mission – to get a tractor in the endless savannah. As a partner, the fighter takes the namesake, yearning in the guardhouse, and goes on an adventure .

10 best Russian comedies about the army

Cast:
AArtem Chilek, Paula Kavita, Leonid Okunev
Country:
Russia
Rating:
Myreleasedate – 5.0, IMDb – 4.8
Age limit:
16+

Tanks are not afraid of dirt (2008)

Young Alexander Kruglov is sure that his vocation is the stage. That’s just the guy was not lucky: he was born in the family of a hereditary military man, and nothing else but a tank school, he does not shine. Secretly from the formidable grandfather, Sasha tried to enter the theater and almost managed to do it, but a stupid accident crossed out his plans.

Because of the fight, the hero turned into an ordinary ordinary military unit. However, nothing tempers the character of a young fighter like the army and real trials.

10 best Russian comedies about the army

Cast:
Sergey Sotnikov, Evgeny Kulakov, Andrey Bulatov
Country:
Russia
Rating:
Myreleasedate – 6.8
Age restrictions:
12+

Five Brides (2011)

Russian comedy about the army, referring the viewer to the best Soviet examples of the genre. 1945 The war is over, but not for everyone. The Motherland does not want to let its eagles go home. One of the fighter squadrons is left at a military base in Germany. Most of all, Lieutenant Dobromyslov is worried about this – he left his bride in the USSR.

But an army wouldn’t be an army without some sudden good fortune. One of the pilots gets a business trip to his native place. In addition to the official task, he has a much more responsible mission – to bring wives for colleagues.

10 best Russian comedies about the army

Cast:
Danila Kozlovsky, Elizaveta Boyarskaya, Artur Smolyaninov
Country:
Russia
Rating:
Myreleasedate – 7.1, IMDb – 6.6
Age restrictions:
16+

Berlin Fried Hare (2011)

Before the start of the war, Pyotr Yegorovich Lomov was famous throughout Moscow – crowds flocked to the metropolitan “Metropol” to taste his cooking. The ensuing misfortune took away from the chef not only visitors, but also the most important thing in life – his only son.

The hero decides to get to the front at all costs and personally take revenge on the enemy. According to fake documents, Lomov Sr. is enlisted as a locksmith in the combat unit, but you can’t run away from fate. However, even at the cauldron of the field kitchen, one can faithfully serve the country and perform feats.

10 best Russian comedies about the army

Cast:
Artur Vakha, Daniil Spivakovsky, Inga Oboldina
Country:
Russia
Rating:
Myreleasedate – 7.3
Age restrictions:
12+

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