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    Ian McKellen, BFI Bring Back the Bard with 'Shakespeare on Film'

    The ambitious program — including new, 4K restorations of Zeffirelli's 'Romeo and Juliet' and Kurosawa's 'Ran' — coincides with the 400th anniversary of the playwright's death. We report from London.

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    Roman Polanski Will Not Be Extradited to U.S.

    The Polish court finally put to an end this week the sex abuse case that has followed Polanski for decades.

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    Daily Reads: Why Grantland Mattered, the Case For Gender-Flipping More Men's Roles, and More

    Plus: A eulogy for character actor Fred Thompson, and how Roman Polanski's "Repulsion" pioneered a new horror subgenre.

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    Roman Polanski Faces New Hearing in Poland

    Polanski returns to court on in Poland on February 25.

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    Roman Polanski Seeks to End Sex Abuse Case, Loses UPDATED

    A motion has been filed by an attorney to represent Roman Polanski to end the legal battle that has followed him for nearly four decades.

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    Wanted Man Roman Polanski Escapes Arrest in Poland

    The circuitous legal battle of Roman Polanski wages on, as the director was recently picked up by Polish officials following an extradition request from the US.

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    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.

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    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."

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    Emmanuelle Seigner Delivers for Husband Roman Polanski in Two-Hander 'Venus in Fur'

    Roman Polanski's latest play-to-film "Venus and Fur" opened at the end of last year's Cannes Film Festival because it was the only day its star Emmanuelle Seigner could get away to the Riviera. Thus the film was a bit of an afterthought at the fest. It finally arrives via IFC stateside with terrific...

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