Kill Stalin

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Type: TV series
Genre: military drama
Year of production: 2013
Number of episodes: 8
Directed by: Sergey Ginzburg
Written by: Igor Ter-Karapetov
Production designer: Yuriy Konstantinov
Director of photography: Vasiliy Sikachinskiy
Music by: Gleb Matveichuk
Cast: Aleksandr Domogarov, Ekaterina Vilkova, Pavel Trubiner, Mikhail Porechenkov, Andrey Gusev, Vasiliy Mischenko, Igor' Khripunov, Evgeniy Miller, Valeriy Bassel', Dmitriy Lavrov, Yaroslav Zhalnin
Autumn 1941. The Nazi hordes have arrived on the outskirts of Moscow, but their attempts to seize the Soviet capital are thwarted by the heroic resistance of Soviet soldiers and a severe early winter frost. Furthermore the situation on the front is fraught with difficulties, where the Soviet Army finds it almost impossible to restrain the enemy's advances. The Reich's leaders decide to strike a shattering blow upon the Soviet Union with a plan to kill Stalin.

The operation is allocated to Brandenburg 800, a special forces unit formed from Abwehr officers aided by a Nazi agent planted within the Soviet Army. But brave and resourceful officers of the USSR's Ministry of State Security stand in their way...