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|AKA:||"Die Schachnovelle", "The Royal Game", "Three Moves to Freedom"|
|Synopsis:||Austrian aristocrat Werner von Basil (Jurgens) is captured by the Nazis and interrogated to uncover military information. In order to keep his sanity, the prisoner concentrates on a chess book he keeps hidden in his cell. Based on the novel by Stefan Zweig. German with subtitles.|
|Directed by:||Gerd Oswald|
|Cast:||Curt Jurgens, Claire Bloom, Hansjorg Felmy, Mario Adorf, Albert Lieven, Alan Gifford, Karel Stepanek|