Oeuvre: Polanski: Bitter Moon
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Oeuvre: Polanski: Bitter Moon

Bitter Moon is one of those films where one wonders how much a filmmaker consciously…

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Oeuvre: Polanski: Frantic
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Oeuvre: Polanski: Frantic

“Cherchez la femme,” someone jokes near the end of Roman Polanski’s Frantic, invoking the common…

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Oeuvre: Polanski: Pirates
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Oeuvre: Polanski: Pirates

Polanski! Matthau! Pirates! What could go wrong? Plenty, as it turned out. Pirates (1986) is…

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Oeuvre: Polanski: Tess
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Oeuvre: Polanski: Tess

Oeuvre: Polanski: The Tenant
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Oeuvre: Polanski: The Tenant

Roman Polanski’s The Tenant occupies a curious space in the director’s oeuvre; the follow-up to…

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Oeuvre: Polanski: Chinatown
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Oeuvre: Polanski: Chinatown

Chinatown looms large over Peter Biskind’s counterculture film history Easy Riders, Raging Bulls. Arriving deadset…

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Oeuvre: Polanski: What?
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Oeuvre: Polanski: What?

Following the failure of Macbeth, Polanski decided to go lighter, resulting in the aptly titled…

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Oeuvre: Polanski: Macbeth
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Oeuvre: Polanski: Macbeth

Oeuvre is an in-depth examination of the entire body of work of an important director.…

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The Ghost Writer
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The Ghost Writer

The Ghost Writer Dir: Roman Polanski Rating: 2.5/5.0 Summit Entertainment 128 Minutes Midway through Roman…

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