Knife In The Water

  • 1962
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama, Thriller

Roman Polanski's first feature immediately established him as a filmmaker to be reckoned with, winning top honors at the Venice Film Festival, a Best Foreign Film Oscar nomination, and a place on the cover of Time in conjunction with the first New York Film Festival. Polanski's career-long fascination with human cruelty and violence is already evident,...read more

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(Movie Clip) Hitching At This Hour?
Opening scenes, early morning in contemporary Poland, blustery Andrzej (Leon Niemczyk) and wife Christine (Jolanta Umecka) encounter an irresolute hit (more…)
(Movie Clip) Show Us What You're Made Of
His new acquaintances and hosts Andrzej (Leon Niemczyk) and Christine (Jolanga Umecka) frolicking with their inflated crocodile, the hitch-hiker (Zygm (more…)
(Movie Clip) I'm A Mind Reader
At first inclined to be done with his hitch-hiker (Zygmunt Malanowicz), weekend sailor Andrzej (Leon Niemczyk) decides it might be fun to bring him al (more…)
(Movie Clip) Does He Get A Gold Star?
Jazz score by Krzysztof Komeda kicking in, casual sailor Andrzej (Leon Niemczyk), with wife Christine (Jolanta Umecka) observing, tangles with the hit (more…)

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Roman Polanski's first feature immediately established him as a filmmaker to be reckoned with, winning top honors at the Venice Film Festival, a Best Foreign Film Oscar nomination, and a place on the cover of Time in conjunction with the first New York Fil… (more)

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