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LE JOUEUR D'�CHECS


Title of the Film LE JOUEUR D'ÉCHECS
Alternative Titles  
English Titles THE CHESS PLAYER; THE DEVIL IS AN EMPRESS
Year of Release 1938
Country of Origin France
Language(s) French
Run Time (in minutes) 85
Length (in meters) 2333
Colour b/w
Genre Drama
Based on/Source Novel by Henry Dupuy-Mazuel
Production Companies Société des Films Vega
Producer(s) Jean Rossi
Director Jean Dréville
Cast Conrad Veidt, Françoise Rosay, Bernard Lancret, Micheline Francey
Literature Monthly Film Bulletin, March 1939
Special notes  




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