A former aristocrat Ippolit Vorobyaninov leads a miserable life in Soviet Russia. His mother-in-law reveals a secret to him - she hid family diamonds in one of the twelve chairs they once had. Vorobyaninov in cooperation with a young con artist Ostap Bender start a long search for the diamonds.
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Version of It's in the Bag!
Gde sredi pampasov begayut bizony...
Written by Aleksandr Zatsepin
and Leonid Derbenyov
Performed by Valeriy Zolotukhin See more