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When is rape not rape?

...may not believe the contortions some of those folks are twisting themselves into in order to defend and explain away Roman Polanski's sexual assault of a 13-year-old now that he's finally in custody for it. Thankfully, Swiss authorities...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/10/09/edi_551111.shtml
Editorials
In the Spotlight

...Lincoln Memorial" concert on Sunday. Polanksi should face judge, prosecutor says LOS ANGELES --- Fugitive director Roman Polanski has no right to a hearing on a motion to dismiss his 31-year-old sex case because he refuses to appear in court...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/01/17/ent_507957.shtml
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Take It home

...of Ember, Henry Poole Is Here, Igor, Saw V JAN. 27: College, Fireproof, Lakeview Terrace, The Lucky Ones, Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired, The Rocker, Vicky Christina Barcelona FEB. 3: Everybody Wants to Be Italian Feb. 10: Frozen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/12/25/mov_505269.shtml
Movies
Stuff to do

...gain admission to The Soul Bar and a free drink after the concert. BIRTHDAYS TODAY'S BIRTHDAYS: Movie director Roman Polanski is 73. Actor Robert Redford is 69. Singer Johnny Preston is 67. Actor Christopher Jones is 65. Actor-comedian...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/08/18/ent_92889.shtml
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New home-video releases

...Wainwright, who also offers commentary for the full unrated cut of the movie. OLIVER TWIST (SONY, $28.95): Roman Polanski picked an empty pocket with the follow-up to his Holocaust saga The Pianist, which earned him a best-director...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/26/mov_49697.shtml
Movies
MAC chooses its beauty icons to last

...says she often chooses films that don't require elaborate beauty or fashion wardrobes. "When I worked with (Roman) Polanski in black and white, I didn't want to wear any makeup at all," she says. (Polanski directed Deneuve in his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/21/liv_47965.shtml
Life & style
Polanski's most notorious role

...Xavier Beauvois, for instance, toted a "Polanski" T-shirt at the Cannes film festival in support of director Roman Polanski -- as if he's some sort of political prisoner. Hey, why don't we get ribbons? We could take our old "Free...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2010-05-21/polanskis-most-notori
Editorials
Mini reviews

...arms dealer. Masters, ends today at Augusta Village OLIVER TWIST (HHH, PG-13) A film close to the heart of Roman Polanski, who possibly sees parallels between Oliver's survival in cruel London and his own childhood on the run in Poland...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/08/mov_30537.shtml
Movies
Mini reviews

...becomes rich as an arms dealer. Augusta Village and Masters OLIVER TWIST (HHH, PG-13) A film close to the heart of Roman Polanski, who possibly sees parallels between Oliver's survival in cruel London and his own childhood on the run in Poland...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/01/mov_27863.shtml
Movies
U.K. film business flickers

...Knightley and her co-stars spent months filming on location in England, other major film productions, including the Roman Polanski-directed Oliver Twist - and potentially, future installments of both the Harry Potter and James Bond series - have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/25/bus_15399.shtml
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