The Twelve Chairs

1970, Movie, GP, 94 mins

One of Mel Brooks's best films, THE TWELVE CHAIRS was made before he discovered that nothing succeeds like excess. Based on a Russian novel from the 1920s that was translated into English by Doris Mudie and Elizabeth Hill and retitled Diamonds to Sit On, this fast-paced period piece is well-made, funny, and a pleasure to watch from start to finish. Shot on location in Yugoslavia, it begins as Moody, a onetime nobleman's son now reduced to working as a clerk for the government, is told by his dying mother that the family fortune was hidden in one of a set of a dozen chairs l0 years previously. In an attempt to claim the money, Moody returns to the family's fo...
Released: 1970 Rated: GP Length: 94 mins

Are You Watching?

The Twelve Chairs
Loading ...

Where To Watch

The Twelve Chairs
ONLINE
Where Price
This movie is not yet
available online.
ON TV
Where When
Loading..
ON DEMAND
Where Availability
Availability dates vary by video service provider. Please check your On Demand menu.
ON DVD
Where Price
NetflixSubscription
Netflix$$$
NetflixSubscription
Netflix$$$
Amazon$39.49

TV GUIDE Users' Most Popular