The Resource The Twelve chairs : Dvenad︠t︡satʹ stulʹev, CBS Fox Video ; Gaumont ; Brooksfilms Limited presents a Sidney Glazier production ; a film by Mel Brooks ; a UMC Pictures-Crossbow co-production ; screenplay by Mel Brooks ; produced by Michael Hertzberg ; directed by Mel Brooks, (DVD videorecording)

The Twelve chairs : Dvenad︠t︡satʹ stulʹev, CBS Fox Video ; Gaumont ; Brooksfilms Limited presents a Sidney Glazier production ; a film by Mel Brooks ; a UMC Pictures-Crossbow co-production ; screenplay by Mel Brooks ; produced by Michael Hertzberg ; directed by Mel Brooks, (DVD videorecording)

Label
The Twelve chairs : Dvenad︠t︡satʹ stulʹev
Title
The Twelve chairs
Title remainder
Dvenad︠t︡satʹ stulʹev
Statement of responsibility
CBS Fox Video ; Gaumont ; Brooksfilms Limited presents a Sidney Glazier production ; a film by Mel Brooks ; a UMC Pictures-Crossbow co-production ; screenplay by Mel Brooks ; produced by Michael Hertzberg ; directed by Mel Brooks
Title variation
  • Dvenad︠t︡satʹ stulʹev
  • 12 chairs
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When a former aristocrat who is now a Russian clerk under the new Soviet regime learns that his dying mother-in-law sewed a fortune of family jewels into one of twelve dining room chairs, he sets off across Russia to find it--with an opportunist, a priest and his former servant all in pursuit
Cataloging source
SCR
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music composed and conducted by John Morris ; director of photography, Dorde Nikolić ; editor, Alan Heim ; executive producer, Sidney Glazier
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Ron Moody, Frank Langella, Dom DeLuise, Mel Brooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1926-
  • 1903-1942
  • 1897-1937
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brooks, Mel
  • Hertzberg, Michael
  • Moody, Ron
  • Langella, Frank
  • DeLuise, Dom
  • Petrov, Evgeniĭ
  • Ilʹf, Ilʹi︠a︡
  • CBS Fox Video
  • Gaumont (Firm)
  • Brooksfilms (Firm)
  • Image Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
94
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ilʹf, Ilʹi︠a︡
  • Soviet Union
  • Aristocracy (Social class)
  • Comedy films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Feature films
Technique
live action
Label
The Twelve chairs : Dvenad︠t︡satʹ stulʹev, CBS Fox Video ; Gaumont ; Brooksfilms Limited presents a Sidney Glazier production ; a film by Mel Brooks ; a UMC Pictures-Crossbow co-production ; screenplay by Mel Brooks ; produced by Michael Hertzberg ; directed by Mel Brooks, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen format (aspect ratio 1.85:1)
  • "Based on the novel The twelve chairs by Ilf and Petrov as translated by Elizabeth Hill and Doris Mudie and published by Methuen & co. ltd. under the title Diamonds to sit on."
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1970
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm65429098
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD 6990
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The Twelve chairs : Dvenad︠t︡satʹ stulʹev, CBS Fox Video ; Gaumont ; Brooksfilms Limited presents a Sidney Glazier production ; a film by Mel Brooks ; a UMC Pictures-Crossbow co-production ; screenplay by Mel Brooks ; produced by Michael Hertzberg ; directed by Mel Brooks, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen format (aspect ratio 1.85:1)
  • "Based on the novel The twelve chairs by Ilf and Petrov as translated by Elizabeth Hill and Doris Mudie and published by Methuen & co. ltd. under the title Diamonds to sit on."
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1970
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm65429098
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD 6990
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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