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120 Ratings

The Twelve Chairs

Directed by Mel Brooks
United States, 1970


In 1920s Soviet Russia, a fallen aristocrat, a priest and a con artist search for a treasure of jewels hidden inside one of twelve dining chairs, lost during the revolution.

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The Twelve Chairs Directed by Mel Brooks

Awards & Festivals

National Board of Review

1971 | Winner: Best Supporting Actor

Writers Guild of America

1971 | Nominee: Best Comedy Adapted from Another Medium (Screen)

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