Mikey Keating’s (Ritual, Pod) newest film Darling had its world premiere at Fantastic Fest this weekend, and it was a trip. Inspired by films such Roman Polanski’s Repulsion and The Tenant with a little bit of David Lynch’s Eraserhead thrown...Show More Summary
Roman Polanski is once again fighting extradition to the United States, where he pleaded guilty in 1977 to drugging and raping a 13-year-old girl. Polanski fled the United States after serving 42 days in jail, which his lawyers now argue should count as having done his time. Read more...
The Oscar-winning director was in a Polish court Tuesday, arguing the U.S. bid to extradite him should be dismissed. read more
To be an octogenarian, still cowardly, and fleeing from the truth will be his shameful legacy.
A Polish court has set September 22 as the date for Roman Polanski’s next extradition hearing. The move is the latest in a decades-long attempt by U.S. Justice Department officials to have the now-82-year-old filmmaker extradited to the U.S. Show More Summary
Roman Polanski will have a day in court next month in Poland to help determine whether or not he’ll see any more jail time for a rape he committed in 1977. This comes from The Hollywood Reporter, which shared the news that Poland has scheduled another extradition hearing for Polanski on September 22. Show More Summary
The Internet features more than its share of negativity and snark—sometimes you’ve just gotta vent. But there’s plenty of room for love, too. With Fan Up, we ask pop-culture people we admire to tell us about something they really, really like. Show More Summary
In the old days of repertory cinema, films would sometimes be linked by a common word: Robert Aldrich's "The Big Knife," for instance, might be on a double bill with Roman Polanski's "Knife in the Water." In that spirit, I want to highlight two fine films linked only by the word "Night" - and the...
U.S. authorities have supplied legal documents to the Polish court, which can now move forward on the case. read more
It may sometimes seem like celebrities can get away with whatever they want, but for every dozen or so guys like Roman Polanski who are completely and utterly above the law, there are one or two celebrities who actually get punished when they do something wrong. Show More Summary
The Oscar-winning director's lawyers say the legal papers are key to his defense as a U.S. paper urges the Attorney General to "get on the case." read more
No one can ignore the truth about Bill Cosby now -- and it might help us face the moral darkness of our past
The chorus of violins weep and cry in the first stanza of Lana Del Rey's new single Honeymoon. Within seconds, I am reminded of Jerry Goldsmith's unforgettable score from Roman Polanski's Chinatown and I was overwhelmed by nostalgia....Show More Summary
The indie horror film "Felt," about a young woman's unraveling, wades into textures of unhinged personal expression with a bracing intimacy, at its most effective coming across like a millennial feminist spin on Roman Polanski's "Repulsion."
The actress pays tribute to Wim Wenders and Roman Polanski in her first comments on being the public face of this year's Venice Film Festival. read more
Though Macbeth is one of Shakespeare’s best-known plays, its last memorable film adaptation—Roman Polanski’s bloody take on the Scottish Play—was released in 1971. Fans of the tragedy will be relieved to know that the new adaptationShow More Summary
A judge in Poland says he has asked American officials for more documents to support their request for the extradition of Roman Polanski.
WARSAW (Reuters) - A Polish court on Friday said that it has requested legal help from the United States as it decides whether to extradite filmmaker Roman Polanski over a 1977 child sex crime conviction and that the United States has until Aug. 8 to reply.
Victoria Vetri, better known as Angela Dorian, was the Playmate of the Year in 1968 and got a pink AMX as a trophy. Then came Roman Polanski, the Manson Murders, and a nine year prison sentence four decades later. Read more...
His major horror film before "Rosemary's Baby," Roman Polanski's somewhat rare "Repulsion" is now hitting Blu-Ray courtesy of Criterion in July! The HD room broke the news about the release, which is hitting stores July 28. Here areShow More Summary