The Pianist

After two decades of aborted projects and mediocre films, Roman Polanski returns to form with an adaptation of Polish composer and pianist Wladyslaw Szpilman's autobiography, a powerful evocation of life in the Warsaw ghetto during the Nazi occupation. Warsaw, 1939: Szpilman (Adrien Brody, in a career-defining performance) is playing Chopin for a live...read more

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A gifted Polish-Jewish musician struggles to survive WWII in the Warsaw ghetto. During the early days of the Nazi occupation, he imagines himself above the danger. Later, he narrowly escapes deportation to a Nazi concentration camp and goes into hiding in (more…)

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  • Released: 2001
  • Rating: R
  • Review: After two decades of aborted projects and mediocre films, Roman Polanski returns to form with an adaptation of Polish composer and pianist Wladyslaw Szpilman's autobiography, a powerful evocation of life in the Warsaw ghetto during the Nazi occupation.… (more)

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