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The Twelve Chairs


One of several film versions of the 1928 Russian novel The Twelve Chairs (one of the better-known adaptations was the 1945 [[Performer~P212218~Fred Allen~fredallen]] vehicle [[Feature~V25594~It's in the Bag~itsinthebag]]), [[Performer~P83158~Mel Brooks~melbrooks]]' movie is set in the years following the Bolshevik revolution. Onetime aristocrat Vorobyaninov ([[Performer~P50234~Ron Moody~ronmoody]]), now reduced to a humdrum clerical job, discovers that his family's fortune still exists. To keep their...more