The Twelve Chairs (1970)

G 10/28/1970 (US) Comedy 1h 34m

A wild and hilarious chase for a fortune in jewels.


In 1920s Soviet Russia, a fallen aristocrat, a priest and a con artist search for a treasure of jewels hidden inside one of twelve dining chairs, lost during the revolution.

  1. Mel Brooks

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Yevgeni Petrov


  3. Ilya Ilf


  4. Doris Mudie


Top Billed Cast

  1. Ron Moody

    Ron Moody

    Ippolit Vorobyaninov

  2. Frank Langella

    Frank Langella

    Ostap Bender

  3. Dom DeLuise

    Dom DeLuise

    Father Fyodor

  4. Andréas Voutsinas

    Andréas Voutsinas

    Nikolai Sestrin

  5. Diana Coupland

    Diana Coupland

    Diana Coupland

  6. David L. Lander

    David L. Lander

    Engineer Bruns

  7. Mel Brooks

    Mel Brooks


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The Twelve Chairs
The Twelve Chairs

Status Released

Original Language English

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