Chess Story

Storyline

Chess Story 2021

In 1938, Nazi Germany invaded Austria and Josef Bartok, a wealthy notary public, was arrested for hiding important information. Imprisoned in a hotel room, Josef stumbles upon a chess book while losing his sanity. He memorizes the book page by page and becomes a master at chess. Freed at last, Josef faces off against the world chess champion on his way to New York, even if he’s never played before.

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Chess Story
Genre:
Drama, Thriller
Year:
2021
Category:
War
Country:
Germany, Austria
IMDB:
6.8 - tt12058584
Duration:
Content Rating:
13+
Director:
Philipp Stölzl
Stars:
Dieter Bernhardt, Elias Gabele, Oliver Masucci