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Polanski, Roman

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Chinatown by Roman Polanski( Visual )

225 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 4,211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Private eye Jake Gittes, living off the murky moral climate of sunbaked, pre-war Southern California is hired by a beautiful socialite to investigate her husband's extra-marital affair. Gittes is swept into a maelstrom of double dealings and deadly deceits, uncovering a web of personal and political scandals that come crashing together for one, unforgettable night in Chinatown
The pianist by Roman Polanski( Visual )

116 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 3,719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Als in 1939 de Duitsers Polen binnenvallen verandert het leven van de joodse pianist Wladyslaw Szpilman dramatisch
Rosemary's baby by Roman Polanski( Visual )

112 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After unwittingly becoming friendly with a coven of witches and warlocks, a young wife is impregnated by the Devil. DVD
The ghost writer by Roman Polanski( Visual )

45 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a gifted ghostwriter is hired to write the memoirs of former British Prime Minister Adam Lang, he quickly finds himself trapped in a web of political and sexual intrigue. Lang is implicated in a scandal over his administration's harsh tactics, and as the ghostwriter digs into the politician's past, he discovers secrets that threaten to jeopardize international relations forever
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

110 editions published between 1971 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic tragedy about the lust for power and its ultimate bloody consequences. Macbeth is a Scottish war hero whose insane ambition unleashes a cycle of violence. Prompted by the supernatural prophecy of three witches, Macbeth is then goaded by his lady into slaying King Duncan in order to assume the throne. He plunges further into murder and moral decay to keep the unsteady crown on his head
Tess by Roman Polanski( Visual )

114 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this adaptation of Thomas Hardy's classic romance, Tess Darbeyville, a beautiful young peasant in late 19th century England, seeks her fortune with the wealthy D'Urbervilles, whom her family believes to be distant relatives. Although Tess rejects the advances of the D'Urberville's son Alex, he forcibly seduces her, leaving her pregnant and alone. After her sickly baby dies, Tess falls in love with Angel, a parson's son, who abandons her on their wedding night after she confesses her past "sin." This forces Tess to return to Alex, a fateful decision with tragic consequences
Oliver Twist by Roman Polanski( Visual )

89 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 1,412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A slightly darker version of the classic Charles Dickens tale. After living in poor conditions, Oliver runs away to the streets of London. There he meets a gang of pickpockets and soon Oliver's life is changed forever
Carnage by Roman Polanski( Visual )

38 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two pairs of parents, one of whose child has hurt the other at a public park, meet to discuss the matter in a civilized manner. However, the evening becomes quite chaotic as the parents become increasingly childish
Repulsion by Roman Polanski( Visual )

108 editions published between 1881 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carol is a fragile, frigid young Belgian beauty cracking up over the course of a terrifying weekend. Left alone by her vacationing sister in their London flat, she finds herself haunted by specters, real and imagined, as her insanity grows to a violent pitch
Frantic by Roman Polanski( Visual )

70 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 1,256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the wife of an American cardiologist is kidnapped in Paris, he sets out to find her but encounters a web of language, locale, and bureaucracy
The ninth gate by Roman Polanski( Visual )

45 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dean Corso is an unscrupulous rare-book dealer who is hired to locate the last remaining copies of a demonic manuscript that can summon the devil. Dean becomes embroiled in a conspiracy involving murder, theft and satanic ritual, and ultimately find himself confronting the devil incarnate
Death and the maiden by Roman Polanski( Visual )

38 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and French and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen years ago, Paulina Escobar had her life shattered when she was taken prisoner and tortured by a sadistic doctor. Now, through a chance encounter, she may have found the man responsible for her nightmares and tonight he's going to pay. But how far will she go to get even? And how can she be sure, after so many years, that she has found the right man?
Nóż w wodzie by Roman Polanski( Visual )

91 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of three people completely isolated for 24 hours aboard a weekend pleasure boat
Nóż w wodzie Knife in the water by Roman Polanski( Visual )

33 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A married couple on their way to a sailing weekend invite a young hitchhiker to join them. In the confined space of the small yacht, macho rivalry and sexual tension soon turn to hostility and eventually violence
The fearless vampire killers, or, Pardon me, but your teeth are in my neck by Roman Polanski( Visual )

37 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spoof of old vampire films finds a young maiden kidnapped by a Jewish vampire and his gay son
Cul-de-sac by Roman Polanski( Visual )

61 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A withdrawn couple's isolated house is infiltrated by a rude, burly American gangster on the run. The three engage in a game of shifting identities and sexual and emotional humiliations. An evocative, claustrophobic, and morbidly funny tale of the modern world in chaos
The tenant by Roman Polanski( Visual )

37 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A quiet, timid file clerk whose unremarkable life begins to be increasingly overshadowed with dread and fear after he moves into his new home - an apartment building with an unhappy past. Adding to his paranoia are the building's other occupants, who do nothing to alleviate his growing obsession with the untimely, tragic fate of the apartment's previous tenant
The kid stays in the picture by Brett Morgen( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary Hollywood producer Robert Evans, the man behind such films as Rosemary's baby, Love story, Chinatown, and The Godfather - tells it like it is and was in Hollywood. Includes his appeal to the Board of Directors short film that saved Paramount Pictures in 1970. Also, includes archival interviews about Evans with stars and filmmakers. Includes an Evans gag reel
Roman Polanski : interviews by Roman Polanski( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This collection of interviews spans nearly forty years and comprises translations from French, German, and Spanish newspapers and magazines and transcripts of British and American television and radio appearances." -- from the publisher
Bitter moon by Roman Polanski( Visual )

57 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of two very different couples whose wild dreams, outrageous fantasies and sexy realities collide one fateful night on a vacation cruise
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Liebling, Raimund

Liebling, Raimund 1933-

Liebling, Rajmund Roman 1933-

Liebling, Raymond

Liebling, Raymond Roman.

Liebling , Roman

Liebling, Roman 1933-


Polański, Rajmund Roman Thiery

Polanski, Raymond

Polański, Raymond 1933-

Polanski, Roman.

Polański, Roman 1933-

Polański, Roman Raymond 1933-

Polaņskis, Romāns, 1933-

Roman Polanski

Roman Polanski cineasta francopolaco

Roman Polanski Polish-French film director, producer, writer, and actor

Roman Polański Polnischer Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor und Schauspieler

Roman Polański polski reżyser i aktor

Roman Polański Pools filmregisseur

Roman Polański regista polacco

Romāns Polaņskis

Romanus Polanski

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Полански, Роман франко-польский кинорежиссёр

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