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Better Than UsBetter Than Us
RT, 2018 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Sci-Fi | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.4/5

Moscow in a not so distant future where human beings share their daily lives with robots. Georgy, a forensic who has a robot assistant, suddenly finds himself caught up in the first murder committed by a new kind of experimental humanoid.

RT, 2020 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Action, Adventure, Thriller

When the end comes for civilization, it will not be terrorism or nuclear war that causes it, but The Blackout. An unexplained phenomenon has struck the Earth. Contact between most towns on Earth has been severed. A small area in Eastern Europe is the only location that still has electricity. When military forces venture outside, they discover a shocking truth - corpses everywhere. In stores, in cars, on roads, in hospitals and railway stations. Who or what is destroying all life on Earth? And how long can the last outpost of mankind endure?

RT, 2003 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Mini-Series

The thrilling drama based on the world's greatest masterpiece by Fyodor Dostoevsky. Plunge into the atmosphere of the 19th century St Petersburg created by the impressive authentic costumes and sceneries in the most expensive TV-project in Russia.

RT, 2014 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Mystery, History, Mini-Series

The end of the 19th century. In the provincial city of N, a series of mysterious murders takes place. The Metropolitan investigator Goremykin arrives at the scene of the crime . The search for the killer leads him to an unexpected conclusion - a revolutionary circle has been created in the city, which consists of two young men who recently returned from Switzerland.

RT, 2011 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Mini-Series, Biography

Dostoevsky seen through the prism of his relationships, and his struggles with poverty, trial, exile and imprisonment in Omsk, Siberia, writings, gambling.

The Brothers KaramazovThe Brothers Karamazov
RT, 2009 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Mini-Series

Based on the novel by Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevskiy "Bratya Karamazovi", it was his last novel which was supposed to be the first in a series but unfortunately was his last one. This versions is supposed to be closer to the book than any other released earlier. Written by Pavel Dostoyevsky intended for "The Brothers Karamazov" to become the first part of a lengthy series of books, but instead it was his last. This chronicle of the Karamazov family has been adapted for the screen before. The most famous adaptations were an American movie starring Yul Brynner as Mitya Karamazov (1958) and a Russian television series directed by Ivan Pyrev (1968). Pyrev's series featured a star-studded cast, including Kirill Lavrov, Mikhail Ulyanov and Andrei Myagkov. However, the actors were much older than the characters they played, which affected the series' interpretation of the novel. A new, big-budget adaptation will be able to draw out the characters in richer detail and give a fuller view of their complex relationships.

The Alex Salmond ShowThe Alex Salmond Show
RT, 2020 Cancelled/Ended | Documentary, Talk Shows, News

Former First Minister of Scotland Alex Salmond hosts a new political chat program, 'The Alex Salmond Show', on RT, where he vows to battle the mainstream media narrative and take the news "out of the Westminster nexus." 'The Alex Salmond Show' will take viewers inside the Welsh, Irish and Scottish parliaments, also looking at the government of Northern Ireland, not forgetting Westminster.

Entrance to the LabyrinthEntrance to the Labyrinth
RT, 1990 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Mystery

Main storyline occurs in the USSR in the 1980s - a detective story about scammers who, using a police identification card, break into the apartments of dishonest people and rob them under the guise of a search. When studying this case, investigator Muromtsev discovers a conflict between two inventors of miracle drug metaproptozole, called abroad as "medicine against fear". The professor does not believe in the existence of this drug because he did not succeed in inventing it himself. Therefore, he denies that his opponent Lyzhin, who is considered a kooky eccentric could invent such a drug. However, the criminals manage to poison the district plenipotentiary with this particular drug, after which they abduct the identity card and the government-issue weapons of the district police officer Pozdnyakov. A parallel story tells about the life and tragic fate of the great physician and philosopher Paracelsus in the 16th century in Europe. In search of a mythical cure for all diseases, he makes discoveries, which form the basis of modern pharmacology. The life of Paracelsus is spent in constant wanderings.