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Aero Theatre | Part of the “BIG LAUGHS ON THE BIG SCREEN: Comedy Masters at the Aero Theatre” series
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Mel Brooks leads this comedic treasure hunt as an aging ex-nobleman (Ron Moody) of the Czarist regime has finally adjusted to life under the commisars in Russia. Both he and the local priest (Dom DeLuise) find that the family jewels were hidden in a chair, one of a set of twelve, and return separately to Moscow to find the hidden fortune.