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Review: Venus in Fur

It seems there are few greater challenges for filmmakers today than adapting award-winning plays to the big screen.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Olympian

Roman Polanski knows the ropes in a Venus in Fura

"Venus in Fur," a whip-smart dissection of gender politics via some teasing S&M, is arch.

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Related Topix: Carnage, Venus in Fur, Crime Movies, Horror Movies, Drama Movies, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Rosemary's Baby, Theater, Roman Polanski

Fri Jul 11, 2014

CBS Local

Jan Wahl Movie Review: 'The Last Sentence' & 'Venus In Fur'

KCBS Entertainment Editor Jan Wahl reviews a pair of new movies: "The Last Sentence," a biopic about a Swedish journalist in Nazi Germany; and "Venus in Fur," Roman Polanski's adaptation of the acclaimed two-person play by David Ives.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Seattle Times

‘Venus in Fur’: Actress turns into a goddess of role-playing

'Venus in Fur,' with Emmanuelle Seigner, Mathieu Amalric. Directed by Roman Polanski, from a screenplay by Polanski and David Ives, based on Ives' play.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

East Bay Express

Venus in Fur

You'd think the combination of Roman Polanski and Leopold von Sacher-Masoch would be a match made in histrionic heaven.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Myrtle Beach Online

Roman Polanski knows the ropes in 'Venus in Fur'

"Venus in Fur," a whip-smart dissection of gender politics via some teasing S&M, is arch.

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Related Topix: Carnage, Venus in Fur, Theater, Crime Movies, Horror Movies, Drama Movies, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Rosemary's Baby, Roman Polanski

Daily Mail

Leonardo DiCaprio is spitting image of Jack Nicholson with portly...

Incredible sight of the elephant that cried: For 50 years, Raju was held in spiked shackles which cut his legs, forced to beg, beaten and abused.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

Crosscut.com

Venus in Fur, Roman Polanski's spirited sexual romp

Polanski's latest, which opens July 4, is a witty, nimble entertainment, but a rather stale vision of the lusty battle of the sexes it portrays.

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, Thriller, Repulsion, Drama Movies, Mystery Movies, Venus in Fur, Crime Movies, Theater, Roman Polanski, Catherine Deneuve, Movies, Entertainment

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Cinema Blend News

Netflix Is Purging Dr. Strangelove, Chinatown And Many More Multi-Genre Classics In July

While some people prefer to rag on Netflix for their fluctuating streaming catalog, I'm rather fond of it on most occasions.

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Related Topix: Thriller, Mystery Movies, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Cold War, Entertainment, Television, John Huston, Celebrities, Humphrey Bogart, Action Movies, Taxi Driver, Musical Movies

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Northfield.org

Public Invited to Third Annual Northfield Film Fest

In collaboration with the Cannon Valley Elder Collegium , Carleton College is pleased to host the third annual Northfield Film Festival, running Tuesday evenings during the month of July.

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Related Topix: Carleton College, Bonnie and Clyde, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Comedy Movies, The Graduate, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Northfield, MN, Celebrities, Faye Dunaway

TheCelebrityCafe

Roman Polanski hoping to make film about the Dreyfus Affair in Poland

Director Roman Polanski is hoping to make another historical drama, but he needs to be sure that he won't be extradited to the U.S. first.

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Related Topix: Poland, Europe, World News, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Roman Polanski,

Thu Jun 26, 2014

Rock102online.com

Polanski wants to makes Dreyfus Affair film in Pol...

Roman Polanski wants to shoot a movie in his native Poland about the 19th-century Dreyfus Affair if the director gets assurances that he will have no legal problems stemming from a 1977 sex crime conviction in the United States, associates said.

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Rosemary's Baby, Roman Polanski, Prison, Poland, World News

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