About

A treasure hunt. An aging ex-nobleman of the Czarist regime has finally adjusted to life under the commisars in Russia. Both he and the local priest find that the family jewels were hidden in a chair, one of a set of twelve. They return separately to Moscow to find the hidden fortune.

6.6
14
Directed by

Mel Brooks

Written by

Mel Brooks (Screenplay)
Doris Mudie (Screenplay)
Ilya Ilf (Novel)

Runtime

94 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

A wild and hilarious chase for a fortune in jewels.

Cast

Keywords

russia hidden fortune

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Lists

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