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Taxi Driver Who Hands Over the Matches to Dr. Walker
Boy who wants to buy a bicycle
1976: Provided his own dubbing in the Italian post-synchronized version of his film 'Le Locataire' (L'inquilino del terzio piano).
3 Biographical Movies |
12 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
4 Interviews |
64 Articles |
6 Pictorials |
6 Magazine Cover Photos |
R. Polanski | Roman Polañski
5' 3" (1.6 m)
Did You Know?
[To the press after the murder of his wife Sharon Tate
in 1969] ...All of you know how beautiful she was, but few of you know how good she was.
In November 1989 he was approached by Warner Bros to adapt and direct Mikhail A. Bulgakov
's novel The Master and Margarita. The project was subsequently dropped by Warners due to budgetary concerns and the studio's belief that the subject matter was no longer relevant due to the fall of the Berlin wall. Polanski has described his script as the best he has ever adapted.
By the end of his films, the protagonist often meets an uncertain, melancholic future ("The Ninth Gate", "The Ghostwriter", "Rosemary's Baby", "Chinatown", "Macbeth")