Want good things to happen to you? Follow us on Facebook.

Watch Featured Movies

Twenty-Six Commissars: The Russian Revolution (1917) led to the breakup of the old Tsarist Russian Empire, to independence movements in areas inhabited by various ethnic minorities (Azerbaijan, Georgia, Armenia, etc.), and to a large-scale Civil War between the Red (Communist) Army and the White (Anti-Communist) Army. In other words, sheer chaos, very much like that experienced by Yugoslavia in the 1990s. In this chaos, various territories, such as Azerbaijan, were occupied at various times by German, Turkish, and British troops, the latter motivated by Soviet Russia's withdrawal from WW1 against Germany. This film presents a very "orthodox," even Stalinist interpretation of the traumatic events around the oil-rich city of Baku in 1918, in which (no surprise) the real villains are portrayed as certain leftist Russian politicians (played by Zharov, Savchenko, etc.) who were opposed to the Communists. Again (no surprise), the Communists ("Bolsheviks") and their supporters (played by Gasanov, Klyukvin, Morskoy etc. ) are depicted as the heroic "good guys." The Baku City Council ("Soviet") witnesses a struggle for votes and the anti-Communists finagle a bare majority. This places in grave danger the pro-Communist faction, consisting of 26 men (the legendary "26 Baku Commissars")....

  • Currently 1.00/5
(1 vote)
Ratings: IMDB: N/A Metascore: N/A RT: N/A
Released: February 19, 1933
Genres: Drama
Director: Nikoloz Shengelaya
Actors: Ivan Klyukvin Kote Andronikashvili Mikhail Zharov Piotr Morskoy Vasili Kovrigin Veriko Andjaparidze Vladimir Gardin

Twenty-Six Commissars Links

Streaming films is becoming more risky every day. We strongly urge our users to use a VPN to make themselves anonymous while streaming films and TV shows online. Using a VPN ensures that your ISP, the government and the NSA can’t spy on you or block any streams. They will not be able to see ANY of your online activity. Protect Your Privacy with a Free VPN
Version 1 5704 views Report Broken
  • Currently 5.00/5
(1 votes)
Version 2 3674 views Report Broken
  • Currently 5.00/5
(1 votes)
Version 3 1843 views Report Broken
  • Currently 5.00/5
(1 votes)
= Low Quality = Medium Quality = High Quality How do I watch these?

Sponsored Content

Twenty-Six Commissars Comments

No comments on this item

Post a Comment

Please login to make a comment

Twenty-Six Commissars Reviews



Remember Me
Forgot Login | Make a Free Account

Information

LetMeWatchThis Guide TV Schedule

Support the Site

Site Updates and News

Did you know you can use Primewire.org and Primewire.is to access this site? Well, now you do.
Check out the personalized TV Schedule.

Latest Comments

First Dates (US)

Mcanada : Haha black dude was HILARIOUS! Great show im hooked already!

Lilya 4-Ever

Scuz : Movies like this are so extremely important, for they do not just show the reali ...

Last Man Standing

Sarsaparilla : I guess I'm the newspaper thief...

Rifftrax: Star Wars V (Empire Strikes Back)

rootkit : failed attempt at being Mystery Science Theater... almost didnt make it through ...

Genius

plasticnapalm : Geoffrey Rush is one hell of an actor. Great start to the series so far.

The Durrells

Lucy18960 : Delightfully funny and charming series back for season 2

Identity Thief

little_poppet : 3.8/5 stars. nothing super-special here, but if you're in the mood for a moderat ...

More Comments

Support the Site

Tell Us Stuff

Support the Site