The Chess Player
[Joueur D'échecs]DVD - 2003
During the 1776 uprising of Polish nobles against the rule of Catherine the Great, young Boleslas Vorowski poses as the invention of his mentor, Baron Wolfgang von Kempelen--a chess-playing automaton known as the Turk. If only in chess, the young nobleman gets to vanquish the Russians.
Publisher: Chatsworth, CA : Image Entertainment, p2003, 1927
Description: 1 videodisc (140 min.) : sd., tinted & b&w ; 4 3/4 in
Branch Call Number: DVD Ches