Articles Tagged 'Roman Polanski'


A Gearhead’s Must-Watch: ‘Weekend of a Champion’

With the Monaco Grand Prix taking place this weekend—and the new season of Top Gear premiering Monday—it’s a perfect occasion to take a look at Weekend of a Champion, Roman Polanski‘s documentary about Jackie Stewart, his friend and three-time Grand Prix winner, in the famed race in 1971. Although you can now watch the movie […]


WATCH: British Racing Legend Sir Jackie Stewart Defends Roman Polanski

British motor racing legend Sir Jackie Stewart is the star of a rediscovered film, Weekend of a Champion, co-directed by Roman Polanski 40 years ago, which is getting a U.S. release later this month (November 22). Sir Jackie, 74, has been in New York to promote the picture which chronicles the amiable Scotsman as he’s […]

Kate Winslet Brings Up Inner Conflicts – and Her Lunch – in ‘Carnage’

Pukes. Hurls. Spews. There’s no polite word to describe the gusto with which Golden Globe nominee Kate Winslet vomits, copiously and repeatedly, in Carnage, which opens tomorrow (Friday, December 16). Her upchucking scene is a comic highlight in the satirical drama and a radical poke at the Oscar-winning actress’ image and past performances. The most […]

WATCH: Kate Winslet Loses It In Roman Polanski’s ‘Carnage’

For all that this looks like a silly film about people with different values and modes of expression arguing about a common problem (a kind of less obvious Meet The Fockers, basically), the sight of Kate Winslet giving it the full Elizabeth Taylor from Who’s Afraid Of Virginia Woolf? is one not to be missed. […]

Roundup: Winslet, Jodie Foster Join Roman Polanski’s ‘Carnage’‘s reporting that Kate Winslet will join Jodie Foster, Christoph Waltz, and Matt Dillon in director Roman Polanski‘s adaptation of Yasmina Reza‘s God of Carnage. The Tony-winning Broadway show originally starred Marcia Gay Harden, James Gandolfini, Hope Davis, and Jeff Daniels. (via Just Jared) Have you seen Ms. Winslet flaunting her new man, model Louis […]