The Chess Player

30/11/-0001
  |  Book Tickets: 11/04/2010
  |  135 min
Rated U by the BBFC
The Chess Player Film Poster

Synopsis

Based on Henry Dupuy-Mazuel's novel centring around the true story of a chess-playing automaton in the court of Catherine the Great. Romance, war and political intrigue combine in an epic drama, which has been fully restored for its video release. The score is performed by the Symphony Orchestra of Radio-Télévision-Luxembourg, conducted by Carl Davis.