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Should Roman Polanski be punished?

Roman Polanski has had a troubled, cruel, disgusting and consequently interesting life. During childhood, as a Jew living in Krakow, he had to escape from the Jewish ghetto (which his mother didn’t survive, being sent to Auschwitz and killed). 896 more words

Polish Court Sets Date For Roman Polanksi Extradition Hearing

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. 237 more words

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Polanski: Polish Court to Reconvene in September for Extradition Hearing

A Polish court is set to consider a U.S. request to extradite Oscar-winning filmmaker Roman Polanski. The court will sit on Sept. 22 it announced Thursday (Aug. 194 more words


True or False Trivia Week: Rosemary's Baby

And also part of The IPC’s DEVIL WEEK!:

One of the fascinating pieces of trivia below is true*, the other is false. Do YOU know which is which? 328 more words

True Or False Trivia


So after my Dog Day Afternoon review, I decided that I should be focusing this month collectively on just a few of the great american auteur films of the 70’s. 138 more words


Consequential Disparity (July 13, 2010)

In a 2010 reality of rising costs, flat wages (for those lucky enough to have a job), foreclosures, 401k loss and just about every social, political and environmental ill you can dream up, one of the few free sports left to us “small people” is the amusement of watching the rich, famous, powerful and greedy stumble over their own hubris and excess to fall on their pretty faces. 740 more words

Contemplating My Navel (Personal Blog)

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

Alan Mowbray, actor (1896-1969)

Travis Banton, costume designer (1894-1958)
Max Factor, founder of Max Factor cosmetics (1904-1996)
Marcel Carné, director (1906-1996)
The Amazing Criswell, psychic, actor & writer (1907-1982) 33 more words

Classic Hollywood Birthdays