The Chess Player

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The Chess Player


The Chess Player

Release Date: November 25, 1938

Year    :   1938
Slogan    :   «»
Genres    :   Drama, History
Production Companies    :   Compagnie Française Cinématographique (CFC)
Director    :   Jean Dréville
Producers    :   Antoine de Rouvre, Jacques Schwob-d'Héricourt
Writers    :   Bernard Zimmer, Jean Dréville, Henry Dupuy-Mazuel, André Doderet, Albert Guyot, Roger Vitrac
RunTime    :   70 mins.

A toymaker in Poland specializes in building lifesize mechanical men. He builds a chess-playing "automaton" to hide a pretty young Polish activist who is being hunted by occupying Russian forces.

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