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Entertainment Bytes: Female films generate Box Office gold & Roman Polanski out on bail

Successful female films part of a growing trend The long lines at the theaters tell the story. Female driven films are hot and making mega-bucks. “The Twilight Saga: New Moon” and “The Blind Side” are just the latest movies to demonstrate the power of female moviegoers.  So is Hollywood going to make more of these films?  CNN has more on the trend and the dilemma. Oscar Winning Director Roman Polanski in lockdown at his Swiss Chalet Famous film director and fugitive Roman Polanski was moved... Read More →

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Director Roman Polanski wants sex charge dropped

Oscar-winning director Roman Polanski’s attorneys copped a plea in Los Angeles Superior Court yesterday. The lawyers reportedly filed a 239 page motion to have a 30-year-old sex with a minor case dismissed. On what grounds? Well, Polanski’s legal team claims a recent documentary,”Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired,” shows there was misconduct by the prosecutor and judge in the case. Los Angeles District Attorney’s spokesperson Sandi Gibbons says her office has not seen the motion, but she was not surprised at the action taken by Polanski. Gibbons claims that when it gets close... Read More →

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