Between his being kicked out of the Academy because of his embattled personal life and his home being the site of the infamous Manson Family murders, it’s easy to forget that Roman Polanski is a talented filmmaker, despite the fact that he’s constantly churning out movies, from Knife in the Water in the early sixties […]
Cinema Fearité Presents ‘Repulsion’ – Roman Polanski’s ‘Other’ Horror Masterpiece
The trials and tribulations of Roman Polanski’s personal life often overshadow his body of work; in the midst of having his wife killed by the Mason family and his underage sex scandal, it’s easy to forget that the man knows how to make movies. From the cinematic classics of Rosemary’s Baby and Chinatown to his […]
TCM Classic Film Festival: ‘Rosemary’s Baby’ (1968)
Roman Polanski’s Rosemary’s Baby is a loved horror movie, but is it really that great? Perhaps not.
Film Review: ‘The Ghost Writer’
Every great mystery should start with a murder because it works so well for The Ghost Writer, directed by Roman Polanski.