Roman Polanski is back and in very fine form with his dark, witty, suspenseful thriller about amoral New York book expert Dean Corso (Johnny Depp), who is hired by sinister book collector Boris Balkan (Frank Langella) to do some field research: Balkan owns an incredibly rare old book that is rumored to have the power to raise Satan from the… read more!
Movies Directed by Roman Polanski (in alphabetical order)
While walking away from the well-done The Pianist, I wondered aloud to my friend, "We've now been so saturated with Holocaust dramas, can anybody - even someone of Roman Polanski's caliber - really add any new angle, any fresh insight, as to what happened, or how it affected people?" The answer, of course, was "No." At least not unless you… read more!