Polanski pulls out of ‘Pompeii’

Roman Polanski’s “Pompeii,” the $100 million high-wire act that was levitated early this year and sold in many territories at Cannes before bogging down over location and script problems, lies in ruins now that the director has exited the project. But the movie is apparently still going forward, with another director being sought.

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