Roman Polanski to Get Lifetime Achievement
Hollywood ReporterRoman Polanski to Get Lifetime Achievement Award at Ischia FestHollywood ReporterLionsgate also will be honored with Ischia's Studio of the Year Award and its chairman Patrick Wachsberger will receive the fest's Global Motion Picture Executive Award. Roman Polanski will be honored with the Ischia Global Film and Music Fest's 2017 ...
Posted on 19 June 2017 | 9:47 am
It isn't up to Polanski's victim to decide
Los Angeles TimesIt isn't up to Polanski's victim to decide if the director faces trial in the USLos Angeles TimesTo the editor: Film director Roman Polanski's legal drama should not end until he stands trial in the United States for for drugging and raping a 13-year-old girl — regardless of the fact that his victim, now 54, wants the case dropped. (“She was 13 ...
Posted on 13 June 2017 | 9:24 am
Woman raped by Roman Polanski asks judge to
ClickLancashireWoman raped by Roman Polanski asks judge to dismiss caseAppsforPCdailyPolanski agreed to pay Geimer over $600,000 to settle a lawsuit in 1993. ABC7 doesn't typically name victims of sex abuse, but Geimer went public years ago. She wrote memoir titled The Girl: A Life in the Shadow of Roman Polanski in 2013. Geimer made ...Roman Polanski's victim asks judge to dismiss sexual offence caseClickLancashireall 8 news articles »
Posted on 12 June 2017 | 11:39 pm
Victim in Roman Polanski sexual assault
CBS NewsVictim in Roman Polanski sexual assault wants case droppedCBS NewsGeimer was 13 when director Roman Polanski gave her champagne and a pill during a photoshoot and sexually assaulted her. Polanski pleaded guilty to unlawful intercourse with a minor in 1977, but fled the country to avoid prison time. Danielle ...Roman Polanski's victim pleads to end case: 'He owes me nothing ...Topeka Capital JournalRoman Polanski's victim in 1977 makes plea to Los Angeles court to end the caseWorld Socialist Web SiteRoman Polanski's victim asks judge to drop caseWTAJpppFocus -AppsforPCdaily -Normangee Starall 33 news articles »
Posted on 10 June 2017 | 3:55 pm
She was 13 when Roman Polanski sexually
Los Angeles TimesShe was 13 when Roman Polanski sexually assaulted her. Forty years later, she wants a judge to drop the case ...Los Angeles TimesForty years ago, a 13-year-old girl clutched a heart charm her friend gave her as a prosecutor made her describe in explicit detail to a grand jury her alleged rape by director Roman Polanski. On Friday, Samantha Geimer testified in the criminal case ...Woman raped by Roman Polanski asks for 'mercy' to end caseBBC NewsRoman Polanski's Victim Asks Judge to Dismiss His Criminal Case "As an Act of Mercy" to HerHollywood ReporterRoman Polanski's Victim Asks Court to Drop CaseNew York TimesChicago Tribune -The Guardianall 140 news articles »
Posted on 9 June 2017 | 12:30 pm
Alex Ross Perry Is Living the Arrogant,
Things quickly get moody, dark, and maybe dangerous. Like the best of Roman Polanski, it’s a claustrophobic, tense, and strangely engrossing look at a descent into madness. It’s a terrific film, but a triumph for the two leads, who grab our attention ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 1:04 pm
Actor Charles Grodin to speak at Bigelow
Charles Grodin, a Fairfield resident, has been in the entertainment industry for more than 50 years. From his parts in films such as Roman Polanski’s Rosemary’s Baby in 1968 to films like The Heartbreak Kid, Catch-22, Midnight Run, Heaven Can Wait ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 3:09 am
How smartphones killed the C-grade movie
"Roman Polanski's Bitter Moon was screened as a porn film in Howrah theatres. Some X-rated scenes were abruptly introduced during the screening," says Ghosh. Reel them in In Bangladesh, such scenes were called 'gorom masala' and were shot by small-time actors.
Posted on 22 August 2015 | 4:33 am
Asking for It': Why We Need to Get Angry
Daniel Tosh, Tyler Perry, CeeLo Green, Ben Roethlisberger, and Roman Polanski all get the treatment—with plenty of side-eye left over for Woody Allen. As she tells stories of famous victims and assailants (both admitted and repeatedly accused ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 1:56 pm
Criticwire Classic of the Week: Roman
"True Detective's" second season tried to emulate it, but there's no substitute for the real thing. There are many different schools of thought on what constitutes a "perfect film," but you know one when you see one. Roman Polanski's "Chinatown" is a ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 7:15 am