Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

Roman Polanski

  • Indiewire
    12 comments
    tweet
    0

    The Films of Roman Polanski, Ranked Worst to Best

    Few directors have had a greater impact on modern horror or arthouse thrillers than Roman Polanski. In anticipation of his latest, "Venus in Fur," here's a ranking of his films, from worst to best.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Criterion Collection Announces September Titles, David Lynch's 'Eraserhead' Included

    The Criterion Collection has announced their September titles, which include David Lynch's first feature film "Eraserhead" and Roman Polanski's powerful "Macbeth" adaptation.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    10 comments
    tweet
    0

    September Criterion Releases Include Lynch's 'Eraserhead,' Polanski's 'Macbeth' & Horror Classic 'The Innocents'

    It's the middle of the month, and we know what that means. Well, for us, it means realizing we have $70 to last us until payday, but for the more frugal cinephiles among you, it means that it's time for Criterion to announce what they've got coming up three months down the line. And once more, there...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    2 comments
    tweet
    0

    Director Richard Ayoade Shares The 5 Films That Influenced ‘The Double’

    Similar to his excellent 2011 debut feature, “Submarine," quick comparisons to past classics have flown frequently with Richard Ayoade’s sophomore effort “The Double." This time Terry Gilliam’s “Brazil” has been elected the overriding influence; however, don’t ask Ayoade to verify such a claim. As t...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    37 comments
    tweet
    0

    15 Thematic Trilogies From 15 Directors

    It’s quite likely that, in a few summers’ time, cinemagoing will start to resemble entering a giant narrative web, as each auditorium will be hosting a film featuring characters on their way to the plot being screened in the next theatre over. Disney, Marvel, DC—the brilliance of their crossover str...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Roman Polanski Gives Rare Interview About Career, Retirement and 'Venus in Fur' (CLIPS)

    Never one to do much press, Roman Polanski offers Variety a rare interview in which he talks about his new film "Venus in Fur," working with his actress-wife Emmanuelle Seigner and his storied -- and stormy -- cinematic career.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    5 comments
    tweet
    0

    Watch: Ignore the Terrible Voice-Over and Enjoy the Battle of the Sexes in Trailer for Roman Polanski's 'Venus in Fur'

    A year after making its worldwide debut as the Closing Night Film of the 2013 Cannes Film Festival, Roman Polanski's latest stage adaptation following 2011's "Carnage," "Venus in Fur," is set to open stateside. Ahead of its June 20th release and upcoming screenings at the Tribeca Film Festival, Sund...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    7 comments
    tweet
    0

    Watch: New U.S. Trailer For Roman Polanski's 'Venus In Fur' Starring Mathieu Amalric & Emmanuelle Seigner

    Of late, Roman Polanski has been taking inspiration from stage. His last feature film, "Carnage," was based on an award-winning play, while his forthcoming "Venus In Fur" is also ripped from the boards, adapting the work of David Ives. After premiering at the Cannes Film Festival last year the pictu...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    COLCOA 2014 Lineup Includes New Films from Polanski, Breillat, Ozon and More (TRAILERS)

    The Franco-American Cultural Fund has announced the lineup for the 18th edition of the City of Lights, City of Angels (COLCOA) film festival. Running April 21-28 at the Directors Guild of America in Los Angeles, the fest will present 41 features, including three international premieres, and many Nor...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    13 comments
    tweet
    0

    20 Films About Doubles And Doppelgangers

    In a culture of cellphone-snapped selfies it’s hard to imagine a time when people might have been afraid of their own image. But Facebook walls and Instagram feeds to the contrary, for the vastly longer portion of human history, to see a perfect replica of yourself was an uncanny event, impossible e...

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • Alien Ridley Scott Sigourney WeaverWatch: Vintage 23-Minute 'Alien' Interview ...The Playlist
  • Weekly Update for October 24: Women ...Women and Hollywood
  • First Look at Common and Tessa Thompson ...Shadow and Act