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

Roman Polanski

  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Watch: Roman Polanski and Mia Farrow Talk Style and Sacrilege in 'Rosemary's Baby'

    The latest installment from Conversations Inside the Criterion Collection features Polanski, Farrow and Evans reflecting on the high point of their careers.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    6 comments
    tweet
    0

    Roman Polanski Bows Out of Locarno Film Festival Visit Due to Controversy

    Citing "controversies," Roman Polanski has cancelled a planned visit to the Locarno Film Festival, where he was supposed to receive a lifetime achievement honor, present a master class and screen his latest film, "Venus in Fur."

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    28 comments
    tweet
    0

    The Devil In The Detail: Thoughts On 'Chinatown' On Its 40th Anniversary

    I still remember the first time I ever saw a two-dollar bill. It was in a wallet, on a TV screen in the living room of my childhood home. The wallet belonged to a dead woman called Ida Sessions, and it was Jack Nicholson who was riffling through it: Social Security Card; Screen Actors Guild Membersh...

    Read More »
  • 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 »
  • 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 »
  • The Playlist
    7 comments
    tweet
    0

    Brett Ratner Talks Roman Polanksi's 'Weekend Of A Champion,' 'Rush Hour 4,' His Version Of Superman & More

    Brett Ratner, the director of the "Rush Hour" films and, most recently, "Tower Heist," isn't someone who you would imagine as being BFFs with Roman Polanski, the arty filmmaker behind such classics as "Chinatown" and "Rosemary's Baby." But this is exactly the case. The two have been great friends fo...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    3 comments
    tweet
    0

    Roman Polanski on Rescuing 'Weekend of a Champion' From Obscurity and His Advice to Filmmakers

    In light of the upcoming November 22 theatrical release of Roman Polanski's restored and re-cut 1972 documentary "Weekend of a Champion," last week's New York City screening paid tribute to the film's decades-long journey by following with a rare press conference that included Polanski himself via S...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Submarine Deluxe Acquires U.S. Rights to Polanski-produced 'Weekend of a Champion'

    Submarine Deluxe, the distribution label of Submarine Entertainment, announced today that it has acquired the U.S. rights to the lost 1971 Polanski-produced "Weekend of a Champion," a documentary about Sir Jackie Stewart's bid for the Monaco Grand Prix. Directed by Frank Simon and presented by Brett...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    6 comments
    tweet
    0

    Roman Polanski Apologizes To His Sexual Assault Victim In New Secret Doc Premiered In Zurich

    For all the films that he's made in the last 33 years, from the great to the dreadful, everything that Roman Polanski's done has been overshadowed by his 1978 sexual assault of a thirteen-year-old girl. The director was arrested and charged with six counts, including rape, but in a bargain with the ...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    6 comments
    tweet
    0

    Venice '11 Review: 'Carnage' Is Fun While It Lasts, But Insubstantial & Anonymous

    Compared to his last film, Roman Polanski's "Carnage" must have been a breeze. Not that the shoot for "The Ghost Writer" was "Fitzcarraldo" or anything, but, famously, the project hit a major speed bump in September 2009, while the film was in post-production, when the helmer was arrested in Zurich,...

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • Leslie Jones Promoted to 'Saturday Night ...Shadow and Act
  • Cumberbatch vs. Hiddleston: Who's The ...Thompson on Hollywood
  • White Bird In A BlizzardReview: Gregg Araki's Dreamlike, Unique ...The Playlist