Roman Polanski’s #MeToo Comments Will Make You Scream
The Oscar winner, who is in exile after pleading guilty to unlawful sex with a minor, compares #MeToo to ‘collective hysteria,’ an enraging deflection from the real conversation.
The Academy Kicks Out Cosby and Polanski. Who’s Next?
Bill Cosby and Roman Polanski are the first Academy members to be expelled after new post-Weinstein ethical guidelines. We’re wondering: What took so long? And who could be next?
Hey, Brad and Leo: This Tarantino Movie Is a Terrible Idea
Pitt and DiCaprio have reportedly signed on to Tarantino’s upcoming Manson Family murders film—after he defended Roman Polanski and was accused of endangering his leading lady.
WHAT MORAL COMPASS?
Hollywood’s History of Defending Child Rapist Roman Polanski
From Quentin Tarantino to Harvey Weinstein and Johnny Depp, the complicit A-listers and accused abusers of Hollywood have repeatedly gone to bat for the convicted rapist.
Alec Baldwin Melts Down on Twitter After Weinstein Comments
The award-winning actor came under fire for arguing that Rose McGowan ‘delayed justice’ in receiving a settlement from her alleged abuser, Harvey Weinstein. Then he lashed out.
Does Brett Ratner Have a Grab ‘Em by the Pussy Posse?
The filmmaker, who stands accused of sexual misconduct by at least six women, has boasted of his sketchy friend group in the past—which includes Roman Polanski and James Toback.
Why France (Still) Loves Roman Polanski
Harvey Weinstein may be reviled here, but in a country where artistic genius often trumps morality, Polanski remains French cinema’s favorite wayward son.