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The Cranes Are Flying

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Drama Romance 19571h 37mOn: HBO MAX The Criterion Channel Tags: Military War World War II Country: Russia

Veronika and Boris come together in Moscow shortly before World War II. Walking along the river, they watch cranes fly overhead, and promise to rendezvous before Boris leaves to fight. Boris misses the meeting and is off to the front lines, while Veronika waits patiently, sending letters faithfully. After her house is bombed, Veronika moves in with Boris' family, into the company of a cousin with his own intentions.The Cranes Are Flying featuring Tatyana Samoylova and Aleksey Batalov is streaming with subscription on HBO MAX, and streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel. It's a drama and romance movie with a high IMDb audience rating of 8.3 (14,561 votes) and was very well received by critics.

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Available to stream on a popular subscription service (HBO MAX & The Criterion Channel).

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#1,911 Ranked Movie

#83 Ranked in World War II Movies

#128 Ranked in Movies on The Criterion Channel

#138 Ranked in War Movies

The Cranes Are Flying has a high IMDb audience rating of 8.3 (14,561 votes) and was very well received by critics. The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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