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See Ricky Gervais’s Full Golden Globes Monologue

Ricky Gervais hosted the Golden Globes for the fourth time Sunday night, and boy, was his monologue every bit as Gervais-y as you might have expected. There was a timely dig at Sean Penn, a less-timely joke about Roman Polanski, and a bit about Caitlyn Jenner that seemed to go... More »

Producer Roman Polanski Wanted Actress Sharon Tate to Have an Abortion, But She Refused

A new biography about actress Sharon Tate reveals new tragedies in the young actress’s life. Tate and her 8-month unborn baby were murdered in 1969 by notorious killer Charles Manson and his family, but the actress’s unborn baby almost lost his or her life several times before, The Daily Mail reports. Tate was married to […]

'Dementia's' nurse-patient thriller has a Roman Polanski vibe

In one of the most gripping scenes in the otherwise spotty psychological thriller "Dementia," a live-in nurse tries to hone a recovering stroke victim's faculties by asking him to remember the steps for making a pot of tea. As he struggles to get every detail just right, the moment becomes increasingly...

Macbeth Is Like Flipping Through a Gorgeous Set of CliffsNotes

2 months agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Out of all of Shakespeare's back catalog, Macbeth has perhaps been the best cinematically served, with such Hall of Famers as Orson Welles, Akira Kurosawa, and Roman Polanski applying their distinctive worldviews to the material. (Polanski's...Show More Summary

Movie Review: Macbeth amps up the violence, but loses the soul of the Bard’s tragedy

Over the years, Shakespeare’s Macbeth has attracted some of cinema’s heaviest hitters: Orson Welles, Roman Polanski, Akira Kurosawa (whose Throne Of Blood transposes the play to feudal Japan). It has now also attracted Australian filmmaker...Show More Summary

Essential California: Mosquitoes take a bite out of malaria

2 months agoHealth : Booster Shots

Good morning. It's Nov. 28, 2015, and here's what's going on in California. Subscribe to the newsletter TOP STORIES Officials in Poland have rejected an effort by L.A. prosecutors to send fugitive director Roman Polanski back to California to face sexual assault charges from the 1970s. With the...

Poland Won't Extradite Roman Polanski

"This myth about me took on more and more layers, and I was turned into some sort of monster," says Polanski. [ more › ]

Poland won’t extradite Roman Polanski to the U.S. in decades-old child rape case

2 months agoNews : BlogPost

Oscar-winning filmmaker Roman Polanski has once again evaded extradition to the United States, nearly four decades after pleading guilty to having sex with a 13-year-old girl. This time around, it was Poland that refused to return him...Show More Summary

Roman Polanski Will Not Be Extradited to U.S., Poland Says

Polish prosecutors sided with Roman Polanski and decided not to appeal a court ruling against extraditing him to the United States.

Roman Polanski No Longer Faces Extradition to U.S. from Poland

2 months agoNews : Mediaite

Filmmaker Roman Polanski's extradition case is now a thing of the past.

Poland Won't Extradite Roman Polanski To The United States

2 months agoNews : Huffington Post

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland will not extradite Oscar-winning filmmaker Roman Polanski to the U.S. in an almost 40-year-old case after prosecutors declined to challenge a court ruling against it. Prosecutors in Krakow, who had sought...Show More Summary

Polish prosecutors uphold decision not to extradite Roman Polanski over statutory rape

2 months agoNews : The Raw Story

Polish prosecutors said Friday they would not appeal a court decision to extradite Oscar-winning filmmaker Roman Polanski to the United States to face sentencing for statutory rape. The prosecutor’s office in the southern city of Krakow said the October 30 decision by a Krakow court “to...

Poland will not extradite Roman Polanski to U.S.

2 months agoNews : NY Daily News

Poland will not extradite the Oscar-winning filmmaker to the U.S. after prosecutors declined to challenge a court ruling against it.

Poland: We Won't Send Polanski to US

Polish prosecutors have closed the Roman Polanski case, meaning the filmmaker can live and work in the country where he grew up and have no fear of extradition to the US. Prosecutors said Friday that an October verdict rejecting extradition for a 1977 statutory rape case was "right" and there...

Poland will not extradite Roman Polanski to the U.S.

Prosecutors in Krakow said Friday they found the court's refusal of extradition to be "right."        

Roman Polanski Will Not Be Extradited To The U.S. From Poland

Roman Polanski can give thanks to Polish prosecutors after they decided not to challenge a legal ruling in the country, issued last month, to reject a U.S. request to extradite Roman Polanski for having unlawful sexual intercourse with a 13-year-old girl in 1977. Show More Summary

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