Become an IMDbPro Member Today

Get access to the essential resource for the entertainment industry

Find Contacts & Representation

Showcase Yourself & Find Jobs

Never Miss an Update

Stay connected with contact details for over 300,000 industry professionals and companies

Manage your photos and the credits you're Known For, and access thousands of open casting notices

Use IMDbPro Track to get instant alerts about updates to IMDb pages of people & titles you follow

Start your 30-Day free trial
Already a member?

The Chess Player (1927)

135 min | Drama, Fantasy

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
MOVIEmeter
Members only
News articles
Status
Edit Released
Updated Jul 20, 1927

Release date
May 17, 1930 (United States)

Contacts

Become a member to access contact information

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

6.8 / 10 | 248 votes