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ROSEMARY'S BABY

ROSEMARY'S BABY
by Roman Polanski
Country: USA
Year: 1968
Duration: 137'


Rosemary and Guy find a place to live in New York, a lovely building which has a few shadows in its past and elderly, friendly, and nosy neighbors. She soon becomes pregnant and he finds a job. Mia Farrow and John Cassavetes in one of Polanski’s most disturbing nightmares, in which witchcraft, insecurity, and frustration combine and modify the features of a familiar world. Rosemary’s body grows and the house reveals nooks and secrets, while the neighbors and Guy take on ambiguous traits. Based on the novel by Ira Levin.

Biography

film director

Roman Polanski

FILMOGRAFIA

filmografia essenziale/essential filmographyNózw wodzie (Il coltello nell’acqua, 1962), Repulsion (Repulsione, 1965), Cul-de-sac (id., 1966), The Fearless Vampire Killers (Per favore… non mordermi sul collo, 1967), Rosemary’s Baby (Rosemary’s Baby - Nastro rosso a New York, 1968), Macbeth (id., 1971), Chinatown (id., 1974), Le Locataire (L’inquilino del terzo piano, 1976), Tess (id., 1979), Bitter Moon (Luna di fiele, 1992), Death and the Maiden (La morte e la fanciulla, 1994), The Pianist (Il pianista, 2002), J’accuse (L’ufficiale e la spia, 2019).

Cast

& Credits

roman polanski
ROSEMARY’S BABY
Usa, 1968, 137’, col.

regia, sceneggiatura/director, screenplay
Roman Polanski
soggetto/story
dall’omonimo romanzo di/from the novel of the same title by Ira Levin
fotografia/cinematography
William Fraker
montaggio/film editing
Sam O’Steen, Bob Wyman
scenografia/production design
Richard Sylbert
costumi/costume design
Anthea Sylbert
musica/music
Krzysztof Komeda
interpreti e personaggi/cast and characters
Mia Farrow (Rosemary Woodhouse), John Cassavetes (Guy Woodhouse), Ruth Gordon (Minnie Castevet), Sydney Blackmer (Roman Castavet), Ralph Bellamy (Dr. Sapirstein)
produzione/production
Paramount, William Caste Enterprise
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