Roman Polanski

Highest Rated:
100%     Repulsion (1965)
Lowest Rated:
18%     Rush Hour 3 (2007)
Birthday:
Aug 18
Birthplace:
Paris, France
Bio:
In 1941, his parents were taken to the Auschwitz concentration camp, where his mother died in the gas chambers, but his father survived. Made his feature-film directing debut with the 1962 Polish-language thriller Knife in the Water, which was nominated for a 1963 Oscar for Best Foreign Language…

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
91% Venus in Fur
  • Director
$0.3M 2014
71% Weekend Of A Champion
  • Director
  • Actor
-- 2013
85% Seduced And Abandoned
  • Actor
-- 2013
90% Roman Polanski: A Film Memoir
  • Actor
-- 2013
Roman Polanski: Odd Man Out
  • Actor
-- 2013
Dance of the Vampires (La danza de los vampiros)
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
  • Actor
-- 2011
71% Carnage
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
$2.5M 2011
83% The Ghost Writer
  • Director
$11.0M 2010
75% Caos Calmo (Quiet Chaos)
  • Steiner
-- 2009
87% Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired
  • Actor
-- 2008
18% Rush Hour 3
  • Revi
$140.1M 2007
60% Oliver Twist
  • Director
  • Producer
$2.0M 2005
96% The Pianist
  • Producer
  • Director
$32.5M 2002
Revenge
  • Actor
-- 2002
Zemsta
  • Papkin
-- 2002
83% Light Keeps Me Company
  • Actor
-- 2001
41% The Ninth Gate
  • Director
  • Producer
  • Screenwriter
-- 1999
Intimate Portrait - Mia Farrow
  • Actor
-- 1998
50% Dead Tired (Grosse Fatigue)
  • Himself
-- 1995
84% Death and the Maiden
  • Director
-- 1995
80% Una Pura formalitą (A Pure Formality)
  • Inspector
-- 1994
Back in the U.S.S.R.
  • Kurilov
-- 1992
63% Bitter Moon
  • Director
-- 1992
78% Frantic
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
-- 1988
25% Pirates
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
-- 1986
85% Tess
  • Director
-- 1979
90% The Tenant
  • Trelkovsky
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
-- 1976
98% Chinatown
  • Man With Knife
  • Director
-- 1974
67% Blood for Dracula
  • Man in Inn
-- 1974
29% What? (Diary of Forbidden Dreams)
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
  • Mosquito
-- 1973
86% Macbeth
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
-- 1971
56% The Magic Christian
  • Solitary Drinker
-- 1970
Confessions of a Blue Movie Star
  • Actor
-- 1970
Blind Faith - London Hyde Park 1969
  • Actor
-- 1969
Ciao Federico!
  • Actor
-- 1969
98% Rosemary's Baby
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
-- 1968
66% The Fearless Vampire Killers
  • Alfred
  • Director
-- 1967
The World's Most Beautiful Swindlers (Les plus belles escroqueries du monde)
  • Director
-- 1967
85% Cul-de-Sac
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
-- 1966
100% Repulsion
  • Screenwriter
  • Spoons Player
  • Director
-- 1965
Fat and the Lean
  • Director
-- 1964
Ssaki (Mammals)
  • Director
-- 1963
100% Nóz w Wodzie (Knife in the Water)
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
-- 1962
Gros et le maigre (The Fat and the Lean)
  • Director
  • "The lean"
-- 1961
Innocent Sorcerers (Niewinni Czarodzieje)
  • Actor
-- 1960
Lotna (1959)
  • Actor
-- 1959
Lampa (The Lamp)
  • Director
  • Actor
-- 1959
Gdy spadaja anioly (When Angels Fall Down)
  • Director
  • Actor
-- 1959
Dwaj ludzie z szafa (Two Men and a Wardrobe)
  • Director
-- 1958
Morderstwo (A Murderer)
  • Director
-- 1957
Rozbijemy zabawe... (Break Up the Dance)
  • Director
-- 1957
Usmiech zebiczny (A Toothful Smile) (Teeth Smile)
  • Director
-- 1957
Pokolenie (A Generation)
  • Actor
-- 1955
Due uomini e un armadio
  • Director
--
La caduta degli angeli
  • Director
  • Actor
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Quotes from Roman Polanski's Characters

    • Man With Knife:
      I'm a pedophile kitty kat.
    From Chinatown. Submitted by Jesse K (14 months ago)