His full name is Roman Polanski.
Roman Polanski A Film Memoir - 2011 is rated/received certificates of: Hong Kong:IIB
It is very loosely based on Jane Austen's novel, Emma.
"East of Eden".
Field of Dreams
"Goodfellas" (1990) was based on the life of Henry Hill, played in the film by Ray Liotta. Henry Hill co-wrote the novel "Wiseguys".
Far From the Madding Crowd (1874) is Thomas Hardy's fourth novel and his first major literary success therefore, the film is based on fiction
The 1967 film "To Sir, with Love" was based on the novel "To Sir, With Love" by E.R. Braithwaite. This was semi-autobiographical in nature. The film's title song was a hit single.
The 1966 film is based on the novel of the same name written by Ray Bradbury. The novel was published in 1953.
Film Umrao Jaan was based on the Urdu novel 'Umrao Jaan Ada', written by Mirza Hadi Ruswa.