The Chess Player's primary photo
  • The Chess Player (1927)
  • 135 min | Drama, Fantasy, War
The Chess Player (1927)
135 min | Drama, Fantasy, War

In 1776, an inventor conceals a Polish nobleman in his chess-playing automaton, a machine whose fame leads it to the court of the Russian empress.
Trending & News

Become a member to see MOVIEmeter and news information about Le joueur d'échecs.

Status
Edit Released
Updated Jul 20, 1927

Release date
May 17, 1930 (United States)

Contacts

Become a member to see contact information for Le joueur d'échecs.

Cast

+ Add Cast
14 cast members
Name STARmeter Known for
Pierre Blanchar
Boleslas Vorowski Boleslas Vorowski   See fewer
Members only
Charles Dullin
Baron von Kempelen Baron von Kempelen   See fewer
Members only
Édith Jéhanne
Sophie Novinska Sophie Novinska   See fewer
Members only
Camille Bert
Maj. Nicolaieff Maj. Nicolaieff   See fewer
Members only
Pierre Batcheff
Prince Serge Oblomoff Prince Serge Oblomoff   See fewer
Members only
Marcelle Charles Dullin
Catherine II (as Marcelle Charles) Catherine II (as Marcelle Charles)   See fewer
Members only
Jackie Monnier
Wanda (as Jacky Monnier) Wanda (as Jacky Monnier)   See fewer
Members only
Armand Bernard
Roubenko Roubenko   See fewer
Members only
Members only
Pierre Hot
King Stanislas King Stanislas   See fewer
Members only
Jaime Devesa
Prince Orloff Prince Orloff   See fewer
Members only
Members only
Pierre Mindaist
Actor (uncredited) Actor (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Albert Préjean
Actor (uncredited) Actor (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.

MOVIEmeter

Members only

Become a member to access additional data

Ratings Breakdown

7 / 10 | 318 votes