12 Chairs

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A former aristocrat Ippolit Vorobyaninov leads a miserable life in Soviet Russia. His mother-in-law reveals a secret to him - she hid family diamonds in one of the twelve chairs they once had. Vorobyaninov in cooperation with a young con artist Ostap Bender start a long search for the diamonds.

  1. Leonid Gayday

    Director, Writer

  2. Yevgeni Petrov


  3. Ilya Ilf


  4. Vladlen Bakhnov


Top Billed Cast

  1. Archil Gomiashvili

    Archil Gomiashvili

    Остап Бендер

  2. Sergei Filippov

    Sergei Filippov

    Киса Воробьянинов

  3. Mikhail Pugovkin

    Mikhail Pugovkin

    Отец Фёдор

  4. Nina Grebeshkova

    Nina Grebeshkova

    Мусик / Царица Тамара

  5. Yuriy Nikulin

    Yuriy Nikulin

    дворник Тихон

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12 Chairs
12 Chairs



Original Title 12 стульев

Status Released

Release Information

  • July 7, 1971


Original Language Russian

Runtime 2h 41m

Budget -

Revenue -



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