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The Resource The Twelve chairs, 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

The Twelve chairs, 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

Label
The Twelve chairs
Title
The Twelve chairs
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
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 Nikolic<U+0081> ; 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, Evgenii<U+0086>
  • CBS Fox Video
  • Gaumont (Firm)
  • Brooksfilms (Firm)
  • Image Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
94
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Videodiscs
  • Aristocracy (Social class)
  • Soviet Union
Technique
live action
Label
The Twelve chairs, 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
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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1006948
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1006948
  • (OCoLC)65429098
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Twelve chairs, 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
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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1006948
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1006948
  • (OCoLC)65429098
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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