A plea bargain was worked out, allowing polanski to go into state prison for “90-day diagnostic testing.”
"Apparently nothing is going to get done," the former polanski investigator said with a sigh.
It was quite extraordinary, the people who would stand up for [polanski] and then—it was ugly.
Her incensed mother contacted a lawyer, hoping to block publication; polanski had not made her sign a release.
“I thought it was ludicrous,” says Jason Isaacs, when asked what his reaction was to the idea of remaking the polanski classic.
Repulsion by polanski is one of my real inspirations of several of his films.
And who did polanski explicitly acknowledge had the sole power to decide which it would be?
“I was very upset for his family, especially for his children,” Ghost Writer star Pierce Brosnan says of polanski.
Poland and France are making a joint appeal to the United States to have polanski released from detention.
Nevertheless, the lawyers might have been right if only polanski had kept a low profile.