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Shakhmatnaya Goryachka | Шахматная горячка

Jason's rating of the film Chess Fever

The primary take-away from this not-very-funny little comedy (which is also not particularly inventive in its montage, despite the pedigree of its formalizers) is that the stupidities of the quotidian obsessions of regular citizens have never been particularly unforgivable nor likely to produce much amusement in those who do not possess a kind of easy and blithe fondness for their own illusions of superiority.