The Twelve Chairs

  • 1970
  • Movie
  • GP
  • Comedy

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. more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (1 Credit)
Source (4 Credits)
Doris Mudie
Eugene Petrov
Ilya Arnoldovich Ilf
Producer (1 Credit)
Michael Hertzberg
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Djordje Nikolic
Editor (1 Credit)
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Art Director (1 Credit)
Mile Nokolic
Costumes (1 Credit)
Ruth Myers
Music Director (2 Credits)
Jonathan Tunick

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