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In 'Houdini,' Adrien Brody wants toNEW YORK — Over a colorful career that's included an Oscar win for a Roman Polanski film, collaborations with unconventional directors such as Rian Johnson and Wes Anderson and — of course — that Halle Berry kiss seen 'round the world, Adrien Brody has pulled rabbits out of...
Posted on 1 September 2014 | 6:05 am
What's good at the movies this weekend?At the movies this weekend, Sly Stallone's Expendables return, Roman Polanski directs his wife, Helen Mirren cooks up a storm and Postman Pat's big screen debut really delivers.
Posted on 14 August 2014 | 12:12 pm
Polanski skips Swiss movie festival afterAcclaimed director Roman Polanski announced on Tuesday he would not attend the Locarno film festival in Switzerland in a bid to defuse a growing storm over his appearance. Lauded for his movie-making skills, Polanski is a divisive figure who was detained in Switzerland in 2009 on a US warrant related to a 1970s child sex case. It was to have been Polanski's first appearance at Locarno, which he ...
Posted on 12 August 2014 | 1:12 pm
Roman Polanski cancels festival appearanceControversial director Roman Polanski has pulled out of a planned trip to a Swiss film festival following a raft of protests.
Posted on 12 August 2014 | 12:29 pm
Roman Polanski won't go to Locarno FilmRoman Polanski, the controversial director who is still a fugitive in the United States, has decided not to attend the Locarno Film Festival in Switzerland this week due to recent protests. read more
Posted on 12 August 2014 | 11:47 am
‘I started missing James Bond’There have been the occasional experiments, including a catastrophic supporting part in Mamma Mia! and the lead role in Roman Polanski's The Ghost Writer that won him a few awards. For him The November Man which opened last Friday, is an attempt to return ...
Posted on 1 September 2014 | 1:26 pm
STAGE TUBE: WINTER UNDER THE TABLE Comes toHis most famous novel, "The Tenant" (1976), was adapted into a film by Roman Polanski. Somewhat revisiting the subject of that movie, "WINTER UNDER THE TABLE" was written in 1994 for the National Theatre in Mannheim, Germany. Pilvax Productions ...
Posted on 1 September 2014 | 10:52 am
Adrien Brody Is Magic Man, Harry Houdini, InFortunately, as an Academy-Award winner, he is no stranger to adulation and won a Best Actor Award for his performance in Roman Polanski’s The Pianist in 2002. MORE: Adrien Brody Is A Real-Life Houdini It would also seem that the American actor has ...
Posted on 1 September 2014 | 6:07 am
In 'Houdini,' Adrien Brody wants to 'conveyNEW YORK — Over a colorful career that's included an Oscar win for a Roman Polanski film, collaborations with unconventional directors such as Rian Johnson and Wes Anderson and — of course — that Halle Berry kiss seen 'round the world, Adrien Brody ...
Posted on 1 September 2014 | 3:17 am
Venice Review: Fatih Akin's 'The Cut' FallsThis half-way house approach was used by Roman Polanski in "The Pianist," so it's not an unreasonable consideration. However, Rahim — as previously demonstrated in "Black Gold" — is not an actor comfortable performing in English. It's especially ...
Posted on 1 September 2014 | 2:45 am