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Nate Parker Casts Another Ugly Glare On Bad Behaving Celebrities

Robert Mitchum, Rip Torn, Nick Nolte, Hugh Grant, Roman Polanski, John Travolta, Charlie Sheen, Sean Penn, Nicholas Cage, Sean Connery, Rob Lowe, Kelsey Grammer, Tim Allen, Mark Wahlberg, Robert Downey, Jr., and of course everybody's favorites Woody Allen and Bill Cosby. Show More Summary

A Tribute to Polanski

Roman Polanski is among the Hollywood greats of foreign origin who have helped shape American cinema.

Family of ‘The Pianist’ wins Nazi libel suit

The widow and family of Wladyslaw Szpilman, whose wartime story was filmed by Roman Polanski, have won a libel action in Warsaw against the Polish author of a book which claimed that the pianist-in-hiding had previously been a member of the Ghetto police. The author had agreed that the claim, in a dead singer’s memoir, was […]

Gabriel-Kane Day-Lewis Travels to Messner Mountain Museum for Fay’s Fall Campaign

Fay continues an affinity for famous children with its fall-winter 2016 campaign. Following a spring advertisement featuring Hopper and Dylan Penn, the fashion brand recruits Daniel Day-Lewis’ son, Gabriel-Kane and Roman Polanski’s daughter Morgane. Show More Summary

LA Looks Stunning in This Hypnotic Time-Lapse Video

So many pretty lights! "There is no more beautiful city in the world," Roman Polanski famously wrote of Los Angeles, "Provided it’s seen by night and from a distance." Looking at a new time-lapse video of the city shot by Joe Capra of, we can’t help but agree. Show More Summary

Wojciech Kilar’s ‘The Ninth Gate’ Score is an Absolute Delight

In 1999, Roman Polanski’s The Ninth Gate was released. Based on Arturo Pérez-Reverte’s novel “The Club Dumas“, the movie followed antique book hunter Dean Corso (Johnny Depp) who has been hired by eccentric millionaire Boris Balkan (Frank Langella) to verify the authenticity of a recently acquired Satanic tome dubbed “The Nine Gates”. So begins an […]

Sharon Tate's Sister: Manson Murders Shouldn't Be Treated As Entertainment

2 months agoNews : Newsweek: US

On August 8, 1969, actor Sharon Tate—then eight months pregnant with filmmaker Roman Polanski’s child—was brutally murdered by members of Charles Manson’s cult “family” in Los Angeles. Last week, I called for a boycott of NBC’s television...Show More Summary

Therapy for a Vampire

Over the years, there have been many attempts by filmmakers to put a comedic spin on the traditional vampire mythos that have been lackluster at best. Oh sure, sometimes an inspired one comes along, like Roman Polanski’s weirdo cultShow More Summary

Roman Polanski picks France over Poland to shoot new movie on Dreyfus affair

Roman Polanski is planning to shoot his next movie in France and not Poland, as previously announced, his producer has confirmed. But the change isn’t connected to the Polish government's recent decision to revive efforts to extradite the filmmaker to the U.S., the producer said. Polanski has decided...

Hollywood Reporter: ‘Right-Wing’ Government Would Extradite Polanski

Poland’s government has firmly established itself as right-wing – for wanting to prosecute child rapist Roman Polanski. The Hollywood Reporter posted an article earlier this week stating that “Poland’s new right-wing government” is seeking to overturn a court decision not to extradite the Oscar-winning director. Show More Summary

Polish Justice Minister Ready to Sign Claim for Polanski Extradition to US

Polish Minister of Justice Zbigniew Ziobro said that he would sign a claim for extradition of film director Roman Polanski to the United States if the Polish Supreme Court made a relevant decision, local media reported Wednesday.

Roman Polanski’s attorney says he will contest renewed extradition efforts by Poland against his client

3 months agoNews : The Raw Story

An attorney for filmmaker Roman Polanski said Tuesday that he will fight new efforts by Poland to extradite the director to the U.S. to face sentencing on child sex charges, arguing that his client has already served the maximum sentence for the crime. Polanski, 82, pleaded guilty in 1977 to having...

Polanski attorney says he served his time as Poland revives extradition

An attorney for filmmaker Roman Polanski said Tuesday that he will fight new efforts by Poland to extradite the director to the U.S. to face sentencing on child sex charges, arguing that his client has already served the maximum sentence for the crime. Polanski, 82, pleaded guilty in 1977 to having...

Poland Renews Push To Extradite Filmmaker Roman Polanski To U.S.

3 months agoNews : The Two-Way

A Polish court last year denied a U.S. request to extradite Polanski, who pleaded guilty in 1977 to statutory rape but fled. Now Poland's justice minister says he'll appeal to the Supreme Court.

Roman Polanski Faces New Extradition Challenge

3 months agoNews : NY Daily News

Poland's justice minister says he will appeal a court decision not to extradite the Oscar-winning director.

Poland revives effort to extradite Roman Polanski to U.S.

Efforts to extradite filmmaker Roman Polanski to the United States to face sentencing on child sex charges were given a new boost on Tuesday by Poland’s justice minister, who said the director shouldn’t get special treatment because of his celebrity. Zbigniew Ziobro, who is also the country’s prosecutor...

Roman Polanski Set To Face New Extradition Challenge Over Child Rape

Poland’s justice minister has challenged a 2014 court decision not to extradite 82-year-old filmmaker Roman Polanski to the United States, has learned. As Radar previously reported, Polanski was arrested… READ ON

Poland Tries to Extradite Roman Polanski to the U.S.

Celebrated filmmaker Roman Polanski, who fled California after being convicted of having sex with a 13-year-old girl in 1977, is the focus of a renewed effort by the Polish government to extradite him to the U.S. The announcement today is...

Roman Polanski Will Face a New Extradition Attempt

3 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Jezebel

Poland said that it will challenge a 2014 court decision not to extradite the 82-year-old filmmaker Roman Polanski to the United States. Reuters reports that Poland’s Justice Minister Zbigniew Ziobro said in an interview on Tuesday that he will appeal the court’s decision and seek Polanski’s extradition. Read more...

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